50th Birthday Party Ideas

50th birthday party ideas are an important way to make the Honoree feel the thrill of celebrating fifty in a big, outrageous way.  There is, of course, much debate on what a 50th birthday celebration should look like.  Some envision a golden affair with the celebration glittering, while others look forward to a more casual affair bursting with laughter.  A good 50th birthday party strikes a balance between the two with surprises and reflections that blend together favorite memories of the past while looking forward to a fabulous future.

Creative 50th birthday party ideas will guide you in throwing a celebration that enjoys the theme to the fullest.  From noticeable decorations to witty gag gifts, there are many good reasons that prove age is just a number.    


Here you will find 50th birthday party ideas
that represent 50 years in a variety of ways.


50th Birthday Party Decorations

Get spectacular looks with party decorations that take pure pleasure in expressing a 50th birthday.

Balloon Ideas
Party Lighting
Banners
Candles
Retro Candy Buffets

Centerpieces
Personalized Confetti
Photo Memories
Signs of Age
Creative Extras

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Planning a 50th Birthday Party

In planning a 50th birthday party, timing is everything.  Allowing yourself plenty of time to organize is key, so you are relaxed and ready when it's party time.  A good place to start is by getting comfortable with the theme and making it apparent.  From the invitations to the party favors, planning makes perfect when a cohesive look is established with all the different elements of the party.  Incorporate your best 50th birthday party ideas into a strategy that expresses the occasion like nothing else.  Here, you will find inspirational photographs to help you push beyond the expected.  

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50th Birthday Party Supplies

With just a little thought and effort, you can turn 50th birthday party supplies into strong decorative elements that have purpose.  Offer guests plates, cups, napkins, and straws with a unique presentation--it's easy to do and very effective.  

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50th Birthday Party Favors

It is easy to plan party favors within the structure of the 50th birthday theme--you can come up with many more ideas that way. As creative as the people they celebrate, offer favors in a setting as bright as the Honoree.  Your guests will be touched that you remembered them and delighted with how you delivered the goodies.

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50th Birthday Party Themes

Selecting a 50th birthday party theme is one of the most important decisions of the party. It encourages you to focus on a look or a feel that makes the rest of the planning so much easier. Whether you prefer a fabulous tribute to 50 or the traditional over-the-hill theme make all your 50th birthday party ideas come to life in a big way.

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50th Birthday Cake Ideas

All birthday cakes are wonderful, but with a 50th birthday there's truly something to celebrate.  Pouring 50th birthday party ideas into the cake design is your secret weapon.  Just the right balance of innovation and simplicity can render results that are astonishing.  Maybe it's something as simple as featuring a beloved hobby, the love of shopping, or age specific humor that can turn an ordinary birthday cake into an edible work of art. 

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50th Birthday Gag Gifts

Gag gifts should be full of fun, packed with 50th birthday party ideas...and, of course, judging the greatness of the gift by the size of the laughter.  Being sure the Honoree has a good sense of humor is key, after all you're doing this to see the Honoree's reaction and you want it to be a good one.  We hope you find 50th birthday gag gifts here that say Happy Birthday with all the wit that this theme has to offer. 

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50th Birthday Gift Idea

Personalizing a 50th birthday gift idea to fit the personality of the Honoree and the birthday theme is always best.  We also show you how to wrap it all up in a unique way that is true to the theme.

Memory Books
Gifts of Money

Gift Baskets
Birthday Trips

Jewelry
And More. . .

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50th Birthday Invitation

A 50th birthday invitation is often the very first moment that we let guests know a little something about what lies ahead.  Of course it should match the grand scheme of things and relay pertinent information, but also make it plain to see that your 50th birthday party is a pretty big deal and not to be missed.

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50th Birthday Cards

Everything has a place.
What should always be in the forefront of your mind when planning a 50th birthday party is what would make the Honoree the happiest.  For some, 50th birthday cards may be the perfect solution.
And everything in its place.
When guests arrive with a birthday card in hand, provide a distinctive place to collect them. It's worth remembering that a presentation filled with 50th birthday party ideas makes everything fall into place by design.

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50th Birthday Party Games

Sometimes you want a game that is more of an experience than a competition.  Infusing 50th birthday party ideas into familiar games that anyone can play will make game time memorable.  It may be fun to try playing a memory game.  On second thought, forget this one.

Guess My Age
How Well Do You Know
Spinning Wheel
50th Birthday Pinata

Scavenger Hunt
Bucket List
Pin The Toupee On The Bald Guy
And many more. . .

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