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These 30th Birthday Ideas Are Too Cute to Pass Up

Whether you're turning 30 or a friend is, a few things are likely going through your head. Namely, "How on earth am I going to celebrate?" But don't worry—we’re here with the answers to help you navigate your thoughts. First, as the old birthday quote goes, time flies when you’re having fun. Second, there are so many ways to celebrate a 30th birthday that it all comes down to personal preference. To help you figure out what yours is, we’ve scoured the web for the best 30th birthday party ideas and themes worth considering for your big bash.

Whether you’re a bourbon and beer lover who wants to toast to the next decade of your life, a Friends fanatic who wants to keep your favorite characters in the mix, or an old soul who wants to celebrate like it’s the 1920s, we’ve got you covered. Just keep in mind that these ideas are meant to turn on a lightbulb in your head, not serve as the only decoration or food at your bash. So, when scrolling through these birthday party ideas, think about all the ways these themes could play out even bigger with the right décor. And, most importantly, cheers to 30 years! You've earned your slice of delicious birthday cake.