Birthday is that time of the year that brings smiles to everyone’s face, the joy of becoming a year older is definitely astonishing. Do you know what would make a birthday more memorable? Celebrating with friends and families. I’m sure you don’t want to eat that tasty cake alone. Speaking of birthdays, my birthday is coming soon and since I don’t wanna eat my cake alone, you are all invited. 

Birthdays can only be celebrated once a year, so it’s advisable for you to make it a memorable one. How do you make a birthday memorable? It’s not about you picking your best outfit, going to a fancy restaurant, and eating delicious food all alone, it’s about you doing what you like most with who you like most. Instead of going to that fancy restaurant alone, why not go with your friends and family members and see which one you will enjoy better?

Tips On Planning a Memorable Birthday Party For Yourself Or Loved Ones In Nigeria

  1. Set a budget
  2. Create a guest list
  3. Select the Perfect Venue
  4. Send out invitations
  5. Plan activities and entertainment
  6. Capture precious moments
  7. Find the perfect cake 
  • Set A Budget: With a budget in place, you won’t have to break a bank when planning a birthday. Draft a list that includes the number of guests you can invite, the amount of drinks and food that will be enough to accommodate them, and also the amount it will cost for activities and entertainment. Calculate all this and make a rough estimate. If you can’t afford this, then you might have to make changes to the guest list.


  • Create A Guest List: Using the preference of the celebrant, create a Guest list so as to know the number of guests coming for the party. This guest list will be helpful when setting your budget, when picking a venue and also the amount of refreshments required.


  • Select The Perfect Venue: To select a venue, you need to take into consideration the number of guests coming, and also the type of guests coming. If it’s a kid’s birthday, you can consider celebrating at kiddie’s park. If it’s an adult birthday, you can choose a more mature place. It’s also important to consider the amount of guests coming when selecting a venue. 


  • Send Out Invitations: Let people know it’s that time of the year again. Not only is Invitations a very good way to reach out to family and friends, but it’s also very helpful when creating a guest list. Invitations are also a good way to tell people about the birthday theme, dress codes, venue, and also the planned activities and entertainment.


  • Plan Activities and Entertainment: what’s a birthday party without fun activities or entertainment? You should know that the type of activities you will be proposing depends on the age of the celebrant. For example during a kiddie’s birthday, you can invite entertainers like clowns or bear men. As for the activities, you can organise a dancing competition or a colour contest. However, if it’s an adult birthday, inviting a clown or a bear man is out of the question. Try an Hip pop artist or a comedian depending on the celebrant’s choice.


  • Capture Precious Moments: This is the most important aspect of this guide. What’s a memorable birthday without capturing precious moments. With your memories captured, telling stories about the celebration is easier. To capture the birthday moments, you can use your personal device whether your phone or a camera. But if you feel you won’t be able to do it perfectly, you can hire a professional photographer. 


  • Find The Perfect Cake: What’s a birthday without a delicious cake? Without a birthday cake, there won’t be a candle and without a candle, there won’t be a wish. Decorate the cake to match the celebrant’s taste and personality, and tell them to make a wish and blow their candles. For a memorable birthday, a delicious cake is needed, so don’t forget to find a professional baker. 

There is no way a birthday can be memorable without engaging in activities you like most, if you are the celebrant, you need to make things you like doing the first priority. However, you must also take what your guests like doing into consideration. For example, if you decide to go to the movies with your friends on your birthday, you need to consider their taste in movies first as they might not be interested in the same genre of movie as you. Believe me a birthday is not memorable if the tale is only told by you. Without wasting too much of your time, let’s proceed to the next course of this content. 

Tips on Making a Memorable Birthday Party For A Kid In Nigeria

We all know how birthdays are important to kids, the joy it brings to their face can’t simply go unnoticed. Childhood doesn’t last forever, so it’s important to make your kid’s birthday a memorable one. In case you are planning on organising a birthday party for your little one, you should consider doing one of the things listed below. 

  • Consider Having A School Party
  • Invite Their Friends over to your place
  • Engage in activities your kid finds amusing
  • Ask them what they want as a present
  • Bake a cake in the shape of their favourite cartoon character 

Tips on Making a Memorable Birthday Party For An Adult In Nigeria

  • Invite Their friends
  • Take them to places they like going
  • Get them a mature present
  • Take them to the movies
  • Engage in games and other fun activities


Birthdays are only celebrated once a year, so making it a memorable one is very important. Engage in activities the celebrant likes most, cook their favourite food, invite their friends over, don’t forget to bake them a cake, and tell them how special they are. Simply make that birthday the best birthday they ever had and a  tale to tell for the next birthdays to come.

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