Regardless of age, everyone should celebrate their birthday – and most people like doing that. Adult birthday parties can be turned into a perfect celebration of their spirit. Depending on whether it is a milestone – like a 3oth or 70th birthday, the person who is planning it can solicit ideas from friends and family and then organize it accordingly.
The biggest challenge other than organizing a party is to decide on a theme for the party. Personalizing the party adds to the fun of the occasion. The venue will decide what decorations to use for the party. Here are some ideas on themes for birthdays of an adult:
Birthday Themes Ideas For Adults
The Casino Theme
Guests can come dressed up in their finest and come ready to participate in some fun. Set up card games and monopoly to make it fun. Food and drinks can be set up casino style – a buffet for food and snacks, bar for all the drinks. May be a good idea to hire someone to make and serve drinks.
If it is one of those occasions, there are some wonderful gag gifts to give the person. Giving them naughty gifts to remind them of their age, guests dressing up in costumes like doctors, nurses or priests can make it fun. If the birthday is for a slightly older person, then old photographs can become the central theme. Mark the milestones and make it an event to remember.
Check what they enjoy doing most – if they are tennis or football fanatics, invite some their teammates and get sports related decorations. If the party is being hosted for an older person, try hosting a sit down dinerthemes party. Choose all their favorite foods and also serve champagne.
Depending on the part of the world you live in, there are many local to choose from, too. Here are some ideas to consider:
Mardi Gras Theme
If the person’s birthday is around this time of year, a King cake is a must. Decorations are aplenty during this season – one can also order local delicacies to make it feel in the season.
If the person having the birthday enjoys cooking, get a food related party going. Get a chef to demonstrate how food from a particular area – ie. France, Italy, Japan – is made. Guests can participate, learn new skills and then enjoy a great meal.
Depending on whether it is Memorial Day, July 4th, Christmas or any other major religious holiday, parties around these days can be organized too.
It is fun to organize one, especially if the birthday person has a birthday on these days. If the person loves everything nautical, then charter a boat or yacht for a couple of days and go sailing – one can also hire a chef to do all the cooking, so that celebrating is the focus.
There are so many ways to celebrate a birthday – planning one for an adult may be a little trickier than one for a kid. But all in all, with some input and planning, it can be a memorable occasion for everyone.