These unique 18th birthday party ideas are perfect for celebrating that transition from being just another teenager to approaching adulthood. While many teens still feel like kids for a few more years, the 18th birthday is definitely one of those more important birthdays in their life. The ability to vote, go into the military an be considered an adult in many ways of life makes this a great way to celebrate a new time and transition.
Unique 18th Birthday Party Ideas
No cocktails at this party, but a fun night life themed mocktail party is a perfect way to celebrate. Host a party with a jazz band (or playlist for the frugal party planner), and a dance floor. Serve classy appetizers along with special punch served in various stemware. You don’t have to have alcohol involved to have a mocktail party. This classy affair is a great black tie event to really celebrate the transition to adulthood.
This Is Your Life Party
The classic old TV show This Is Your Life has been off the air for decades, but is still a super fun way to celebrate. It’s the perfect 18th birthday party idea for your upcoming celebration. You can decorate the party area with booths celebrating different stages in the birthday persons life. A great way to do this is with fun collages and memory boards for each stage. If there are friends from childhood that live out of town, those can be invited as a special guest.
The Amazing 18th Birthday Race
Make the party an all day local event by creating a fun Amazing Race themed party. Send the party crowd around your city or county to do obstacle courses, locate clues and more! This is a great one for the adventurous crowds.
The Walking Dead Party
Zombies and especially the show The Walking Dead is highly popular with everyone from teens to adults. Have a show marathon, watch old classic Zombie movies and eat fun treats that are created to look like blood, gore and brains.
Red Carpet Party
This goes along with our fist suggestion of a mocktail party, but can also be used for a fun movie premier night. Set up your home movie theater style and show a favorite or new release movie, but have your sidewalk lined with red carpet and fans or photographers as the birthday person arrives. Give them their own special unique red carpet premier into adulthood!
These fun and unique 18th birthday party ideas are sure to be great for the next big birthday bash you plan to celebrate. From taking a look back on their life, to celebrating in movie star style these ideas are excellent ways to transition from a kids birthday party event to a truly adult and sophisticated party.