What’s a girl to do when she turns 35? Throw a fabulous party, of course!
If you’re looking for birthday party inspiration, look no more.
Choose from unique celebration themes and exciting activities from the list below.
You’re only 35 once, so make it the best day ever!
Gather up your friends and get ready to celebrate in style!
Planning a 35th birthday party
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You can use 35th-anniversary symbols and meanings as birthday inspiration for your party.
The 35th birthday is gemstone is emerald.
Before we get into the list of celebration ideas, here are a few tips to keep in mind as you plan your birthday party.
Tip 1). Pick your Birthday party theme first!
Pick out your birthday party theme, color scheme, and then a location ( in that order).
It will make it easier to pick birthday decorations and create birthday invitations.
Tip 2). Choose the right 35th birthday decorations
If you want your 35th birthday decorations to be extra-special, choose a theme and go all out with it!
Tip 3). Pick out a gorgeous 35th birthday dress or outfit
If you’re going out to a venue to celebrate your special day, make sure you buy a 35th birthday dress or outfit.
35th birthday party ideas for her
If you’re looking for more 35th birthday party ideas for her, keep reading!
1. Cocktail party with shrimp cocktail cups
If you want to have an elegant theme, consider serving shrimp cocktail cups as hors d’oeuvres.
They’re easy to make and always a hit with guests!
2. Rosé all-day
Do you love drinking rosé? If so, why not make your birthday celebration an all-day event?
Rent a party bus and take your friends to the best vineyards in town.
Taste some of the finest wines and enjoy the beautiful scenery. It’ll be a day to remember!
3. Watermelon themed party
Throw a watermelon-themed party!
This party theme is excellent for those birthday girls born in the summer.
Hang watermelon decorations and serve watermelon-flavored foods and drinks. You and your guests will have fun in the sun!
4. Catcus party theme
You can serve mouth-watering Mexican dishes too! But, don’t forget the margaritas!
Your guests will feel like they’re in a desert oasis!
5. Southern peach tea party
Want to throw a birthday party with a touch of southern charm? If so, have a southern peach tea party.
Serve up some delicious peach tea, finger sandwiches, and scones.
Your guests will appreciate some good ol’ southern hospitality too!
6. Under the sea themed party
Are you a birthday gal who loves the ocean and everything sealife? If so, throw an underwater-themed party.
Decorate with coral reefs, seashells, and starfish. Serve your guests a few delicious seafood dishes.
7. Succulent-themed party
If you’re a 35th birthday girl with a green thumb, Throw a succulent-themed party.
Decorate with lots of jade green and white succulents. Serve up some delicious party appetizers and drinks.
8. Winery inspired party
You can book a wine tasting party at a local vineyard. Or, you can set up your own wine tasting party at home. Be sure to have plenty of wine on hand for your guests!
9. Orchid themed party
For the 35th birthday girl who loves flowers, throw an orchid-themed party.
You can book your party at an orchid sanctuary or botanical garden.
Extra Tip: Did you know that orchids come in many shades and colors? Try to find coral-colored orchids to use on your special day.
10. Yoga party
Are you a birthday girl who loves to stay fit? If that sounds like you, then have a yoga-themed party.
You can book a yoga class for your guests or set up your yoga party at home.
Be sure to have plenty of healthy snacks and drinks on hand for your guests.
You can give your guests crystal bracelets as party favors too!
10. Art deco party
For the 35th birthday girl who loves all things glam, throw an art deco-themed party.
You can buy gold, emerald, and fuchsia 35th birthday decorations.
Make sure to have plenty of champagne on hand for your guests!
11. Throw a surprise 35th birthday party
Since your adult tends to have birthdays less as they get older, the birthday guy or gal won’t expect it.
35th birthday ideas at home
Not interested in booking a venue to throw your 35th birthday? No problem.
12. Emerald city themed party
There’s no place like home, but an emerald city is still an incredible place!
You can even wear a sparkly green dress to your party!
13. Craft party
Pick your favorite craft activity and invite your guests to join in the fun!
You can choose a craft like painting, jewelry making, or adult coloring books.
14. At-home spa day
Buy jade-colored party decorations and spend the day getting pampered.
You can have guests get cucumber facials. It will be a fabulous 35th birthday celebration everyone will love!
15. At home paint party
Set up a few mini paint easels and paint and invite your guests to join in the fun!
16. Coral colored tea party
A coral-colored tea party is perfect for the 35th birthday girl who loves all things feminine.
17. Host a donut brunch
Decorate with green and coral decor and serve delicious donuts and breakfast foods.
If you want to save money, throwing a birthday brunch is one way you can do so.
18. Sushi-making night
Have a sushi-making night. Give your guests salmon and cucumber sushi options and other Japanese dishes too.
Buy green and white sushi-inspired party decor for your birthday celebration at home.
19. Boho chic party
Choose colorful boho chic to create laid-back vibes by having your guest sit on pillows on the floor.
20. Mid-century modern themed party
If you are a girl who loves all things vintage, why not throw a mid-century modern birthday party at home.
Mid-century modern color schemes are lovely for birthday parties in the spring.
You can even wear a flowy dress to your party but don’t forget the bar cart!
21. Flamingo party-themed pool party
Decorate with pink flamingo decorations and serve up some delicious poolside snacks. And, don’t forget the flamingo floats for your guests to enjoy!
Not sure if throwing a themed party is your style? If so, you can also throw a 35th birthday dinner party instead.
Do you need inexpensive birthday party ideas for adults? If so, read my blog post on throwing a birthday party on a budget.
With so many great ideas to choose from, you’ll throw a memorable and fun event.
And remember to personalize everything with your style – after all, it is your special day!
Make sure you include some fun surprises for your guests too!
Which of these themes will you choose for your 35th birthday celebration?
Leave a comment below.
I hope these 35th birthday party ideas for her have helped inspire you.
As always, happy birthday.
Hey, I’m Satarra, an Accredited Event Designer who loves coming up with creative ways to celebrate milestone events for less (coin)! In my previous career as a licensed social worker (LMSW), I supported many clients with reaching their personal milestones. Now, I want to help people like you to celebrate them!