We are really happy that your little package of joy has grown up and turned a year older. For every parent, it is one of the auspicious moments to see their kid growing and turning on the special day when they were born. This calls for a celebration and merrymaking, right? From your sleepless diaper changing nights to playing and giggling with your cutie pie, you want to celebrate their presence in your life to thank them. A birthday is special for everyone and especially if it the very first birthday of your child. No doubt, no matter what your budget is, your happiness and excitement to celebrate their big day make you get the best out of the best you can to manage a grand birthday bash. After all, you want the best for the best thing that has ever happened to you.
From planning to executing an event or let's call a party, there are so many responsibilities that you need to take care of. To celebrate the biggest milestone, you do not want to miss out on things that can ruin your moment or the celebration. We have listed some of the instructions step-by-step that you can follow to arrange a party without any rush.
GET, SET, GO WITH LOCATION, DATE & TIME
It is very important to select the location, date, and time before throwing a birthday bash for your kid as there can be several places to have a kid’s party. Be it home or a rented party venue, depending on your budget you can select the location. Also do not forget to consider the weather if you are hiring a venue. The next crucial thing that needs to be looked after is the date and the time. There is no such rule that a party must be thrown on a particular day however selection of date and time according to which all your guests can be comfortable to attend the party can be the best and thoughtful thought before organizing a birthday bash for your kid.
CONSIDER THE GUESTLIST AND INVITATION
Now that you have selected your birthday venue (HOUSE OR PARTY VENUE), it is crucial to consider the guestlist so that you can send invitations to them. Take your time, free up your mind, and make the guest list. If needed cross-check it so that no one gets missed from the list. After the list is finalized, you can then go forward with the invitation. It can be a printed invitation as well as a digital invitation.
FINALIZE YOUR SELECTION OF BIRTHDAY PARTY THEME
Another important theme to plan a 1st birthday party is the selection of a particular theme. All parties don't need to have a theme however, consideration of one can interest your guests as well as the kid. You can go for the favorite activity of your kid or your favorite theme too to make your venue look adorable with the 1st birthday party theme. Selection of a theme can make it easy for you to select the 1st birthday party accessories to beautify your space.
A MEMORABLE DECORATION FOR THE DAY
Your kid is turning 1 and this calls for a grand celebration. A celebration also calls for a grand decoration as your baby deserves the best first birthday party theme for the baby girl or the best 1st birthday party theme for the baby boy. Adorn your house or the venue with some gorgeous looking balloons that can be made of foil, latex and decorate the entrance with some birthday balloons. An addition of some shiny foil curtains golden or silver can be perfect for any kind of first birthday theme. You can also add a banner that reads out HAPPY BIRTHDAY for the 1st birthday party decoration.
ACTIVITIES AND GAMES FOR ENTERTAINMENT
After setting the date, invitation, and 1st birthday decoration, did you think about how to entertain your guests? You need to plan several activities that go well for every age range to keep them occupied and entertained. You can add some music and dance, games, and other activities to add a pinch of excitement and entertainment.
DRESS CODE FOR GUESTS AND THE BIRTHDAY BOY/GIRL
Dress code can be the next step for planning a perfect 1st birthday party for your love. You can keep a dress code for your guests according to your party theme. Consider getting special attire for the little one so that he or she can look most adorable. To make the child’s first birthday a momentous occasion, you can go for any dress color as your kiddo will look adorable.
CONSIDER THE MENU CARD FOR THE PARTY / CAKE FOR THE BIRTHDAY CHILD
Your child’s first birthday is one of the special occasions that call for a celebration. The addition of a perfect menu for the guests can be the best idea to make it memorable. Do not forget to add one of your kid’s favorite food to the menu. Try considering the menu according to the age group of the guests. Keeping the menu simple yet delicious can impress the guests. Now that you will be finalizing the menu, do not forget the birthday cake with a first birthday cake topper for the little one. We know your child deserves a special treat so get the best cake from the best bakery near you. You can also customize the cake according to your birthday theme.
RETURN GIFTS FOR THE GUESTS
Another option for making the kid’s first birthday party memorable can the return gifts and favors for those who attend the party. You can get toys, sweets, stationery items, and chocolates for the kids while you can get some candles, cards, keychains, or ornaments for the grownups.
We would be super excited if the above-given idea would help you to host a grand birthday party for your little one’s firstborn day. Make the best memories that you can on their first birthday and flourish happiness all around.