Some people tend to stop celebrating their birthdays as they grow older, so by the 60th birthday the special day goes by with hardly any notice at all. Your birthday has no meaning unless you get up and celebrate it. As one gets older, it is more fun to start celebrating your birthdays with the 60th birthday party ideas and themes from the youth. The Silver Screen era was once a real big hit and can also be perfect for your party if you plan to implement a Golden Oldies theme.Go through several black and white movies and have the party members come to the party all dolled up like their favorite movie stars.
You can always have easy and popular themes. The Over the Hill theme which revolves around the favorite leisure pass times of different celebs. A sports theme event or a luau is always exciting. You can also take a trip down the memory lane with a tribute to the decade in which the birthday boy or girl grew up. One of the 60th birthday party ideas you can include is to throw a surprise party. Definitely you need to take extra efforts for this, but with a bit of organising it could provide a unique excitement and lots of happy memories.
An outdoor party for your 60th celebration can provide you with a larger space to accommodate more number of guests. The scenery can be very refreshing, especially if you tend to spend a lot of time indoors. It will be a wonderful spot to have a 60’s birthday party in honor of that decade. Some more of 60th birthday party ideas are quite simple yet very effective; like you can always gift 5 dozens roses or 10 six-packs of beer or soda, or even 60 simple lottery tickets to your guests, which is surprisingly very alluring.
You can also create something very personal by arranging a memory book or a scrapbook filled with favorite photos and keepsakes. You can also ask friends who live abroad to email their different birthday wishes in advance; you can even incorporate them with print-outs and photos. You can actually pin or hang such birthday wishes on a nice bulletin board.
You can find some napkins and other party supplies with number 60 printed boldly on the paper and plastic. There are lots of party supplies available on the market that can be found with appropriate age printed on it like balloons, table cloths, plates, banners, cups, glasses and so on. You could also choose some event favors to hand to the party goers that have a birthday remarks printed along with your age and name. Party goers will be jolly to receive something beautiful to magnify the event.
A Sweet 60 idea can be one of the fabulous party suggestions where you can replace the birthday cake with 60 individual cup cakes, served on a tiered party trays. Always have food that can be enjoyed by everybody; also present sugar free or low salt refreshments for those who have certain dietary restrictions. Self-service will make it easy for your guests to mingle around the buffet table.
There is no barrier to these 60th birthday function suggestions. You think of any idea and you can implement it without any hassles with just a bit of pre-planning. Just remember to make the 60th birthday one of the beautiful events of that person’s life!