30 Ideas for Your 30th Birthday Party
There’s no need to cry over kissing your 20s goodbye. Hitting the big 3-0 isn’t all that bad, especially when you throw an amazing party! Bring out the balloons and the cake, because we have some killer themes, photo booth ideas, and treat yo’ self gift ideas that will all have you saying, “20s who?”. After all, you deserve a celebration worthy of 30 years of being you. And, with the ultimate party to kick off the new decade, we think 30 might be your best year yet.
Parties are a great excuse to let loose and pop some Champagne. What better way to announce that than with some gold and glitter?
Create a customizable silver or gold Snapchat filter for you and your birthday squad. Because if it didn’t get Snapped, did it actually happen?
Sprinkle something extra on your cupcakes with these clever 3D toppers.
Give ’em something to taco ’bout with Mex-inspired decor. Finish it off with a make-your-own margarita cart for a truly festive touch.
Cheers in style with personalized wine labels! Customize them with your own quotes to honor your milestone day.
Nothing symbolizes a transition from your 20s to your 30s like a “Hello 30” balloon display. Drape it over your banquet table for a blend of whimsy and adulting decorative elegance.
Candles are so 29. Now that you’re 30, use something that spells out your age and let that new number light up the night.
Cheers to a new year with a set of cups tailored to you AND your birthday drink of choice.
You’ve seen the celebs use ’em, so you can too. These birthday flower letters will get your party to A-list status in no time.
That beer cake tower your pals presented you with when you turned 21 might not go over as well these days. But you can still enjoy a rainbow sprinkles cake that never goes out of style.
If you love Champagne as much as you love a good party, put them together with a bubbly theme. The best way to execute? A Champagne bottle piñata.
Speaking of Champagne, there’s nothing like using some bubbly- inspired treats to mark the occasion. Pop, fizz, clink!
This hilarious tote is here to help if you’re just not ready to let go of 20-something yet.
Kiss your 20s goodbye with a bowl full of legit kisses! Tag ’em with initialed labels, a big 3-0, or other special notes.
This idea couldn’t be any cooler. Have each guest rock this ‘Thirty AF’ tee to surprise their favorite gal. Be sure to have the camera ready for a night full of cute pics!
A sweet way to pay tribute to the days before iTunes and CDs — a ‘born in the 80s’ mug! And, yes, this should most definitely be how the party crowd puts back their beverages for the evening.
There’s no doubt your 20s saw some roaring good times, but it’s time to say so long to those days (while still paying homage to them too).
Today’s your day to be a birthday princess. So it’s only fitting that your attire (or accessories, for that matter!) reflect that.
Sweeten the deal by treating your guests to a blast from the past. These capsules are loaded with all the sweet things that everyone misses from the candy stores of our yesteryears.
Shout the truth. You just spent 30 years grooming yourself to reach this level of awesomeness. Say so with a customized sign by the buffet.
We can’t get over how much fun these glittery cupcake accessories are. Put them on display at a serve-yourself station to make a Snap-worthy birthday statement.
Talk about a blast from the past. This clever shirt gets the party started with a quote from your favorite sleepover movie, 13 Going on 30.
Take the occasion up a notch by layering decor and gifts together in one box for your beloved 30-year-old.
Thirty doesn’t have to be dirty, but it can sure be a lot of fun with these humorous props for your DIY photo booth. If your guests go missing, just look for the flashing camera.
This year, skip the birthday cards. Set out festive cozies for guests to give you some epic birthday toasts with.
Having a hard time dealing with entering the new decade? Get the crew to congratulate her in a way that’s more on-point with her pace.
Now everyone can join in the merriment with take-home treats contained in these adorable bags. Bonus points for baking something the birthday girl loves!
If a gourmet brunch with her best gals is more up her alley, then this balloon garland kit is just the ticket to elevate the sweet setting.
Create a signature drink for the honorary lady at hand. Of course, this wouldn’t be complete without a classy drink garnish to boot!
Don’t let the effects of a fun night carry through the weekend. Instead, offer up ‘hangover kits’ to bring your guests back to health.