The Golden Anniversary - the lucky couple who reaches this landmark are truly blest.
50 years of dishes and laundry, happiness and sorrow, and a lifetime of shared experiences are all celebrated on this day!
Friends and family gather from distant places to share the joy of this very important wedding anniversary, so make the celebration extra special with a very public remembrance of their lives together.
Before the big day, contact loved ones (via email or snail mail) to write something heartfelt about the anniversary couple, then include them with photos of the couple in a scrapbook as a keepsake.
On party day, make the music fit the theme with a playlist of sentimental favorites about love that lasts, such as "Through the Years" by Kenny Rogers, "You're Still the One" by Shania Twain, "Look at Us" by Vince Gill, or "When I'm 64" by the Beatles".
Along with planning for toasts and speeches, give kids a part to play by having them present flowers or performa a skit for the happy couple, as well. Decorating for the big day is simplicity itself - just make sure that GOLD is the color theme!
When all is said and done, the 50th anniversary party should be as wonderful as the couple being honored. Here are some more tips to
help with ideas for planning the event and for gifts to give ...
50th Anniversary Quotes - A good collection of quotable quotes from classic to humorous, with related tips on 50th anniversary gifts.
50th Anniversary E-cards - An online gift, in the form a very special ecard for the golden anniversary couple. This site specializes in anniversary cards to send online and the animation and sentiments in this card are perfect!