Having a 60th birthday is definitely cause for celebration. Let's uncover some tips on throwing a great party and some appropriate words to say.
If you are planning a celebration for someone turning 60, you might want to put one of these headings on the invitations: The Big 6-0, Sexy Sixty, Sweet Sixty, or Sixty is Nifty. Also, you might want to include one of these quotes:
The theme of the party needs to be something the honoree would like, maybe a retro party back to his teenage years. You could play music from that era, or even have a trivia game about things that happened in his youth. This could be entertaining for the younger guests.
When planning the food, be sure to have options for those with dietary restrictions, like low sodium choices. Self serve is always good, and one idea would be to have a buffet where the guests could make their own sandwich. It might be nice to have 60 cupcakes served on a party tray with tiers instead of a cake. If you have a cake, remember you can get a candle that says "60" or two candles that say "6" and "0."
Sometimes it is fun to have a "roast" where people say a few words about the guest of honor. These don't have to be insulting, just funny or mildly teasing.
You may need inspirational words for a 60th birthday for the roast or for making a speech or a toast. A speech could include:
Here are some jokes and sayings that you might use:
You may also need words for a 60th birthday for a card you send, a card that accompanies a present, or an email. Here are some quotes that you may find useful:
Remember: The best words to speak come from the heart. Whether they are funny or serious, they will be long remembered because you were sincere.