If you’re looking for fun 80th birthday party ideas, you’re in the right spot! No matter who you’re planning a celebration for – your Mom, Dad, friend or grandparent – you’ll find loads of easy and fun party themes and ideas here.
Personalized 80th Birthday Balloon Party Supplies
These bright and cheerful balloon themed party supplies work well for either men or women!
You can order matching plates, napkins, invitations, posters, yard signs and other party supplies and gifts.
To save on money, order a few of the personalized items, then complete the decorations by using coordinating solid color tablecloths, balloons and streamers.
80th Birthday Vintage Rose Theme
An elegant and slightly old-fashioned theme, these gorgeous rose-themed party supplies are perfect for a garden or tea party, or any woman who enjoys roses!
Pam Am Themed Birthday Party
Your favorite 80 year old surely remembers the golden age of airline travel – when airplanes were glamorous, exciting and fun. Take your favorite senior back to the heyday of luxurious airline travel with a fabulous Pam An themed party.
Lynlee over at Lynlee’s Petite Cakes went all out for her Mom’s birthday, and she wrote an amazing post (with loads of inspiring photos). If your planning a travel-themed party, it’s a great place for inspiration!
Vintage Vixen Party Theme
If you’re looking for a bright, cheerful and fun theme that’s easy to put together, try the Vintage Vixen party kit from Shindigz.
This all-in-one kit features all the party supplies you need in one pack – including a personalized banner, invitations, tableware, decorations and more.
Beer Tasting Party
A beer tasting party is the perfect choice for the man who loves a brewski or two! It’s a very flexible party theme that works well indoors or outdoors.
Jessica over at Mad in Crafts has some easy suggestions and tips on how to host a stylish beer tasting party at home.
Grumpy Old Men Birthday Party Theme
Looking for a fun party theme for the man with a sense of humor about turning eighty?
Hostess with the Mostess has a full day of fun activities – starting with breakfast and continuing all day long.
Vintage Baseball Party Theme
Are you planning a party for a man who’s been a life-long baseball fan?
Kara’s Party Ideas has put together a vintage baseball party that’s sure to be a hit!
Vintage Dude Party Theme for Men
Set a humorous tone for your celebration with the clever Vintage Dude party theme from Shindigz.
The striking black and white decorations feature the look of a vintage whiskey bottle label. You can choose from all-in-one party packs or just order the individual items that you want.
80th Birthday Bingo Party Theme
Who doesn’t enjoy a rousing game of Bingo? Catch My Party has some great pictures that will give you loads of ideas if you’re thinking of a Bingo-themed celebration.
I especially love the Happy Birthday Banner made of Bingo cards!
Personalized World’s Most Awesome 80 Year Old Party Supplies
Great vintage-style theme is a fun way to celebrate your favorite senior!
Choose from a vast array of gifts and party supplies, including invitations, plates, napkins, party favor boxes and more.
80th Birthday Golf Party Ideas
What’s more perfect than a golf-themed birthday party for the man or woman with a passion for golfing?
If you’d like a little inspiration, check out the ideas on Re-Invented Style…she put together a fabulous 80th birthday gold party for her dad – including making many of the decorations herself.
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Golf Party Theme
Another great article to check out if you’re doing a golfing theme is Hostess with the Mostess.
She showcases several great easy-to-make party ideas, including using powdered sugar donut holes for balls and pretzel rods for hole flags.
World’s Most Fabulous 80 Year Old Theme
If you’re planning a party for an 80 year old woman who likes a bit of glamor and glitz, this ultra-feminine pink party theme is a fun choice!
You can order the invitations, paper plates and napkins, and gift bags online.
Then pick up additional decorations such as streamers and tablecloths at your local party store.
How to Plan a Fabulous 80th Birthday Party
If you need a few tips on planning a fantastic party, check out this article – it’s bound to save you a bit of stress!
Birthday Tea Party Ideas
A birthday tea party is a fabulous idea for many women! There are so many fun recipes – from tiny tea cakes to scones to darling sandwiches.
You can host a tea party at your house, in a garden, at a hotel, or tea house – there are loads of different options. It’s perfect for either winter or summer birthdays.
Check out this article for great tips and ideas!
Retro BBQ Party Theme
If you’re lucky enough to be celebrating during warm-weather months, a BBQ party is always a popular idea.
You can find loads of party suggestions on Pinterest, including decorating ideas as well as recipes.
I love this adorable retro-styled barbecue done in a brilliant red and white color scheme – and you can find great party ideas – and free printables – here.
Champagne Birthday Party Theme
A Blissful Nest offers inspiration for a festive champagne birthday party – you can always switch the pink out for a more manly color if you’re throwing a party for a man.
Through the Decades Party Theme
It’s always fun to see how much everything’s changed over 80 years. This through the decades party theme is a fabulous way to showcase all 8 decades of the honoree’s life!
The blogger designed a different table for each decade of her father’s life, with each table showcasing personal mementos as well as decorations from the corresponding decade (the 60’s table is pictured here).
Very time-consuming, but what a fabulous memory for her father!
How to Plan a Cocktail Party
If you’re planning an adults-only event, a cocktail party is a wonderful idea! You can choose to focus on a certain type of cocktails, such as margaritas or mojitos, or you can go with a traditional cocktail theme.
If you’re looking for a few tips on how to plan a cocktail party, check out this article from Beau-coup.