Teenagers are very excited when it comes to hosting their birthday parties. This is because during this phase of life, they are most likely to look for occasions to bond and mingle with their peers. Birthday parties is one great occasion for them to do so. Hosting their birthday parties is also one way to display their personality and to show off their creativity. They will want their birthday parties to be special, fun, unique and unforgettable among their friends. 16th year old birthday parties is therefore one important party in their lives. This is the reason why we have to ensure that the theme and idea meet the birthday girl or boy’s criteria – special, fun, unique and unforgettable.
Below are some 16th birthday ideas that meet the criteria, choice of idea ultimately lies with the birthday boy or girl, which depends on the character.
Rock Concert Theme
If the birthday boy or girl aspires to be a singer or like singing, you may wish to setup the party in concert theme. Rent a great sound system, hire a rock band. Decorate the whole place in rock concert style so that everyone can soak in the atmosphere. Serve the guests with finger food and snacks that are suitable for them to stand around and mingle and enjoy the live music.
The highlight of the party is, you guest it, star of the night (that is the birthday boy or girl) to sing solo and rock the night away.
Have the guests scream with excitement and welcome him/her on stage when he/she sings solo.
End the night high with birthday song and a birthday cake!
For teens who adore scientific stuff or movie, this is a theme worth considering. Make the whole party environment sci-fi like, from the decorations to the lighting. In the invitation card, inform the guests of the dress code, so that they can blend in with the theme, to align with the them. Rent a huge projector and play sci-fi related movies throughout the night, to form a huge backdrop for the theme.
Organise some games related to sci-fi and indulge the birthday boy in the games, to make it an enjoyable and unforgettable night for him.
Dress up Party
Teenage girls like to dress up and look pretty. Use the birthday party as a time for her and her friends to dress up. Ask the teenage girl what dress up theme she likes and do up the birthday venue accordingly. Be sure to be attentive to the detail, including the tables and chairs and even cutleries, such that it aligns with the theme. Hire a professional makeup artist for the birthday teen and also buy her the special dress that she likes, including the accessories that match her dress. Give her a grand entrance at the start of the party, so that the limelight is on her and everyone can admire her dress up. This will make it unforgettable party for her.
With the above 16th birthday party themes, hope it can help you think of ideas suitable for your teenage friends or family member. Most importantly, remember to enjoy the process while organising the party.