An anniversary party is always great fun because anniversaries celebrate the passing of time!
Use the tips below to help plan your anniversary party.
Anniversaries are special whether its your 1st or your 71st because they remember time, tradition and memories.
Although wedding anniversaries are the most popular, there are many other types of anniversary that are celebrated with a party.
Let's start with ideas for a Wedding Anniversary Party to help make this day and party a lasting, unforgettable memory.
Wedding Anniversary Parties
Generally, if an anniversary party is thrown in the earlier years of a marriage, it is hosted by the couple themselves. Parties to celebrate the later anniversaries are hosted by the couples children (from 25th).
Invititations should be specific in relation to the time, place and gift arrangements, so that there is no embarrassment. Close friends or relatives who wish to provide a memento of the occasion should deliver gifts 'before' the party.
Anniversary Party Themes & Ideas
What to do for the special couple... the ideas are endless although it should be suggested they evolve around the theme of the anniversary...
Try and think of everything that is made of the associated anniversary and build the party from there..
1st Year Ideas = Paper
Host a party where everything is made of PAPER
Romantic dinner for 2 - Dozen roses, Card, Limo, Present
Bed and Breakfast - Treat each other and go away somewhere quiet!
Wedding Anniversary Gifts
It is traditional to give a gift that symbolises the particular anniversary, typically these are made of a different material for each wedding anniversary.
Each year is signified with a corresponding symbol that is related to the anniversary.