Turning 75 is truly something to be celebrated with your family and friends. There are many websites offering the service of a toll free number, through which you can record the wishes to someone celebrating their 75th birthday. This is a simple way to convey your love and feelings for a person.
The person can listen to these personal wishes and greetings on their birthday. The caller is also allowed to listen to the voice and re-record it if he feels like making any changes. The recording can be available for listening within a few seconds by the birthday person and you can play it online through the website. It is also possible to download the recording of the messages received from your loved ones, who are living too far away to see you on this day and then make your own CD and play it during your birthday party.
Turning 75 produces a great feeling but there is a lot of planning to be done in order to make it a truly memorable day. The type of activities planned for the day will depend on the activity level of the person and his fitness. You can surely have a lot of musical entertainment, as this can be enjoy by all the guests, no matter what the age. You could have a variety of music, such as country or jazz, depending on what music was popular during the birthday person’s hey days. Karoake and sing along music would also be great fun.
If the birthday honoree is interested in poker, you could have a theme of poker night for the celebrations. Otherwise, you could try Scrabble or a Bingo night theme. Make an album of the person showing him or her in different stages of life. Every one of the guests can write something special about the person and read it aloud during the party. You will have to do some research on the person’s life in order to be able to do all this correctly.
The décor need not be very subdued, just because of the age of the person. You can still have lively and vibrant colors for the decoration. In fact, you can use the favorite colors of the birthday honoree. Make sure that you are able to bring together all the family members, such as grandchildren, nieces, nephews, sons and daughters.
The most important thing for the 75 year old man or woman is seeing all his family members and friends around him. This can make the day more meaningful and happy. Make it a point to spend more time with the person on his or her birthday, as this proves to be more valuable than just buying a gift from the store.
You can also use the year in which the person was born as the theme of the party. Remind him of that year and how things used to be then. Buy stuff pertaining to that year or show him some newspaper headlines from the year.
You can use movie posters of the year or some photographs of famous personalities of the year in different spheres, such as sports, movies and politics. Add a musical soundtrack from the year to reinforce the theme.
Your cake for the birthday party of the 75 year old dear one can also be used to reflect the theme of the party.
For party favor ideas, you could give small framed photographs of his present day look to the guests and the family. You can put together an interesting story showing his achievements, records of his marriage, the birth of the children, his favorite food and the places to which he travelled. This can then be read out, so that the memories are brought alive.