Whether you’re the party rocker or not, birthdays mark new beginnings. It’s the official day the celebrant is allowed to be a spoilt brat and get away with it. A lot of celebrants wake up to different messages and calls from friends and family. While others find a way to run away from mobile phones and choose a serene place to host those they really care about. Most children’s parties were planned by their parents and guardians. As kids all we had to do was pose for pictures, this is because our parents got it covered year after year. Interestingly, adulthood informed us that our parents did a great job picking themes and hosting our birthday parties. Deciding on the perfect birthday party might look pretty easy till the date is just a week away and reality set in. it’s almost impossible to continually repeat the same style of hosting annually. With every new year, people look forward to more exciting ways of turning up.
1. Common Style
Choosing a birthday theme and inviting all who care to attend is the most common celebration type as friends can even bring their friends over, the celebrant provides food, drinks, of course, good music. Then they propose a toast at some point in the party, the birthday cake is cut and the ‘dance it out’ segment begins. Following various social media trends, a lot of people began to get creative with birthday celebrations. Now if you’re an extrovert the above method might rock your boat, introverts and even some dramatic individuals have innovated other fun methods to spending the first day in their new year.
2. Private Cinema and Dinner
Have you ever tried renting out a whole cinema? Just you and your friends get the rare privilege of watching films previously selected. Also, you get to chew on some finger foods while at it and pass loud comments. There’s more, you can even get into a mini popcorn game. The whole idea is doing something memorable to mark the day. How about hosting a dinner party? Something similar to what your prom night was, hopefully, you get to re-rock one of these purple prom dresses that have not had the opportunity of being showcased since prom. Better still, you can have a prom-themed dinner party and get to relieve the stupid and amazing stuff that happened on prom night.
3. Celebrating with the Less Privilege
Another creative way of celebrating your new year is simply by taking part in charitable activities. All the celebrant needs is to get a few friends and gifts to present either the orphanage or the old people’s home they intend to visit. This is definitely one memorable way of starting the new year.
4. Slumber Party
Slumber parties have also gained prominence in recent times. A lot of famous people have chosen this style of celebration. In this scenario, the celebrant would invite friends over to spend the night in a place, cozy enough to be home. It’s always filled with beautiful decorations and props to play exciting games. All those in attendance must be in their night wears, some might even add extra spice and come in their designed masks. They are treated to loads of drinks and food and they get to create an unforgettable moment.
5. Bikini Time and a SPA Date
Hosting birthdays at the beach Is always something to look forward to. People get to come in their bikinis and show off their skin and sand-running skills. Others sometimes host a pool birthday party, just be sure that all who get into the deep end of the pool are those who have acquired the skills. It’s best to have extra security to rescue anyone from drowning. Pool parties are a good way to relax and the best part is you can throw in a swimming contest. Treating yourself and a few friends to a SPA date used to be a girls’ thing but now even guys host their friends to a SPA date on their big day. Some people even take the fun a notch higher by having a DIY session. They spend time cutting cucumbers and arranging towels mixed with regular talks and wine
6. Birthday Getaway
Having a birthday getaway at a beautiful resort is always a beautiful idea. Again, adding friends to the equation to celebrate important events, such as birthdays balances it. The celebrant and friends get to experience time away from the regular hustle and bustle of the dollar life. What’s more? They get to meet new people and party for more than twenty fours hours. A lot of people heal from depression by visiting resorts regularly.
7. Hire A Room!
The truth is not everyone has money to host people for three whooping days. So, they try the hotel experience. They book a large room to host their close pals, treat themselves to amazing food and drinks. They can even decide to go club-hopping to end the night. Apart from this, renting a room to sing out loud with friends has a very fun way of creating everlasting memories. Karaoke celebrations are always fun because you get to laugh at those who can’t sing to save their lives and of course those who can never follow the songs’ rhythm.
8. Road Trip
A very weird way to celebrate your new year is definitely by going on a road trip with friends. It’s not usual practice but it’s fun as they get to play games, eat, drink and of course laugh out loud while on transit. Again, lovers of the art can decide to treat their guests to an interesting show or stage play to celebrate. Planning a birthday party can take a whole lot of time but with the help of the points listed above. The celebrant can creatively decide to innovate a style by coming up with an idea that is peculiar to his or her persona. The most important thing is that the celebrant’s get to have fun with the invited guests.
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