“Our birthdays are feathers in the broad wing of time.” – Jean Paul Richter.
The 18th birthday party is a very significant birthday for teenagers. Turning 18 years of age is very special and marks a developmental milestone in people's lives. Turning 18 is more relevant in the United States, where 18 years old marks a legal adult.Because the significance of turning 18 years old is so great, the 18th birthday party celebrations are just as grandiose.
While organizing an exciting 18th birthday party, the first thing you should do is the 18th birthday party invitations. There are many kinds of 18th birthday party invitations available in the market. If you are having a simple 18th birthday party, buying a simple invitation card will suffice; they are usually simply colored and are written in plain language.However, if you want a more elaborate and descriptive invitation card, you can have them printed however you want.
If you want to send out more personalized invitations you can make the invites yourself. If the guest list of the18th birthday party is small, making the invitation cards yourself will save money and can be more creative.
You can paste your photographs inside and add your favorite quotations too.
Once the invitations are sent, you can think of how you can organize and plan your 18th birthday party. A themed 18th birthday party is a very popular option in which the focus of the entire party is around a central theme. There are many kinds of themes for the 18th birthday party: hippie, childhood, leaving for college, Star Wars, 1960s, pajamas, come as you are, fancy dress, Halloween costume, horror theme, diva, car theme, movie stars theme, etc.
Any birthday is very special, but the 18th birthday party is very special for parents because nothing like the 18th birthday party makes them realize that their child is grown up. The 18th birthday party has great sentimental value because many people have left school and are preparing to go to college. They will be leaving their home, friends and family and go somewhere distant to pursue their education, which signifies a great change.
This birthday may be one of the few they will be spending with their parents and other family members for awhile. This is a reason why parents want to throw an amazing 18th birthday party that their children will always remember. The 18th birthday party memories are cherished forever in the hearts of these young adults.
The food at the 18th birthday party can be anything from Mexican tortillas and fajitas to Chinese noodles and wantons to Italian pizzas and pastas. Whatever it may be, the food should be what the birthday boy/girl and their friends will love. However, since 18 is not the legal drinking age in most countries, the drinks at the party will have to be non alcoholic. You can make creative mocktails instead of alcoholic cocktails as the party drinks.
Last Updated: 20th July, 2018