50th Birthday Party Ideas

50th Birthday Party Ideas

 

50th Birthday Party Ideas - A 50th birthday party differs from those milestone birthdays that come before it in that it’s definitely going to have a sophisticated edge to it – most 50 year olds are past the part of their lives where a DJ and three litres of spirits are what constitutes a great night out. That doesn’t mean, however, that a 50th birthday party has to be all tea and crumpets and not offending your Great Aunt Jean. You’ll still want to put on something your birthday boy or girl will enjoy, but don’t be afraid to think outside the box when it comes to putting together a 50th birthday party.

 

Think about what kind of music the birthday girl or guy enjoys – if they’re more into traditional music, hire in some traditional musicians. Chances are they’ll want something a bit more laidback than your traditional party bands or DJs, so consider hiring in a band that has a more country or jazz sound.

50th Birthday Party ideas

Another brilliant way to keep guests entertained at a 50th birthday party is to hire in a magician or a comedy hypnotist. Most magicians can give you the choice of a stage show or close up magic, and both are great ways to keep your party guests entertained without creating a crazy party atmosphere. Hiring a professional mixologist is another way to bring a touch of class to your event, as well as saving you time and allowing you to really get involved in the party.

 

The most important thing to remember when you’re putting together a 50th birthday party is to remember to turn your focus on the guest of honour – if you make sure the party is all about them, you’re sure to create a successful event. If you have any queries or questions about putting on a brilliant party for your loved one’s 50th birthday, don’t be afraid to get in touch with us for advice. If you’ve found exactly what you want however, make sure you send us an email or give us a call to check prices and availability.

 

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50th Birthday Party Entertainment Ideas:

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Cocktail Artist & Mobile Bar

Impress your guests with our Mobile Cocktail Bar and Cocktail Artist.

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Fish & Chip Van Hire

A tasty catering idea, our mobile Fish and Chip Van is available to hire for parties, weddings, and events in Northern Ireland and Co Donegal

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Photo Booth Hire

Make your party stand out and be memorable with our sleek new touch screen photo and video booth

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Irish Dancers

Our Irish Dance Troupe adds something a little different to your event!

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Mr Majestic - Comedy Magician

Mr.Majestic will astonish your guests with tales and tricks for all to enjoy. The magic of Mr.Majestic will keep your mind boggled and fascinated and you will never forget the moment you experienced his show!

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RH Magician

RH is one of Northern Ireland's most exciting professional magicians.

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Don The Hypnotist - Comedy Hypnotist

If it is an evening of total escapism that appeals to you, whether as a volunteer or a voyeur, come and see master stage hypnotist Don at work.

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Hire a Bagpiper

Hiring a professional Scottish Piper for your wedding will add a traditional feel to your big day

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Stephanie Mc Garry, Singer

Stephanie has a true love of music, and every time she sings, she sings from the heart…

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Siobhan Flanagan - Pianist & Singer

Siobhan is a full-time musician and singer based in Northern Ireland who specialises in wedding ceremony / church music and music for corporate events / drinks receptions.

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Jazztalk Duo

Jazztalk Duo are a two piece jazz combo based in Northern Ireland who specialise in easy listening jazz music.

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Mike The Classical & Jazz Guitarist

Mike is one of the leading classical/jazz guitarists in Northern Ireland.

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Bill On The Sax

Whatever the event you can be sure Bill On The Sax will compliment the proceedings.

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Ulster String Quartet

A string quartet can be an ideal accompaniment to both civil and religious ceremonies.

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Dougie Breslin - Ratpack Swing Singer

Dougie Breslin in one of Northern Ireland’s Premier “Crooners” and has been wowing audiences with his Rat Pack tribute act for many years

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LM Harpist

Provide something charming and memorable for your guests

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Dave Martin - Swing Singer

Dave has spent years crafting the perfect set of music designed to appeal the widest audience

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Johnny Bravo Swing Singer

Perfect for intimate weddings, anniversaries, birthdays, promotional, christenings or corporate events

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The Scoundrels

The Scoundrels have been performing at weddings, functions and parties since 1999 and are one of Northern Ireland's leading wedding bands.

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Chrissy & The Crew 5 Piece Band

In need of a talented, excellent, professional fully live band for your wedding, corporate event, club night, formal, or party in Northern Ireland or Ireland?

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The Hitmen 4 Piece Band

The Hitmen bring a varied range of music to suit all tastes, ages and occasions.

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The Cufflinks 6 Piece Band

The Cufflinks will get your party started and have all your guests dancing for hours on end!

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Suckin' Diesel 2 Piece Band

The band is available for booking now, and are suitable for weddings, corporate events and parties.

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Hudson

Hudson Blue are a well known and very high rated two piece band who hail from the city of Derry-Londonderry.

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DM & The Casino Cats

DM’s swing band, The Casino Cats, boasts the finest swing & jazz musicians around.

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The Yetis

3 Piece live band full of energy, professionalism, flexibility & most of all fun!

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J.B. & The Riviera Swing Band

The Swing Band put on a great show that's sure to have all your guests dancing. They play music that will appeal to anyone: old, young, music lovers, traditionalists or hipsters.

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Main Street

Main Street are a 4 piece band situated in Derry / Londonderry and can cover the North West of Ireland.
Main Street offer a wide variety of music, custom tailored for any and all occasions including weddings, corporate functions, formals and private parties.

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The Real Deal 6 Piece Band

You’re sure to be impressed with their generation-spanning set list!

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The Top Hats

The Top Hats are a Belfast based, fully live 5 piece cover band who specialise in Pop and Classic Rock.

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The Merchants

Five Gentlemen Traders of Fine Wedding Music based in Belfast, Northern Ireland

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Undercover

Fully Live and full of energy - Undercover are a 4 piece band that cover Northern Ireland

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The Collective

The Collective are a fully live, incredibly talented wedding band based in Northern Ireland.

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Party Fun Casino Nights and Table Hire

If you require some unique entertainment to add something different to your party, then there can be nothing more prestigious than your very own Private Fun Casino!

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Caricature Artist

Hire a caricature artist for weddings, parties, corporate events and fetes to provide great entertainment and provides your guests with a souvenir to treasure from your event!

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Garth Brooks Tribute

The Garth Brooks Tribute has arrived… yeeha!

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Gold Living Statues

Living statues, Live Statues or Human Statues are becoming increasingly popular for a range of events.

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Ice Cream Cart

Be unique and create a sense of nostalgia when you hire an ice cream cart for your wedding, corporate event or party in Northern Ireland.

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Inflatable Pub Hire

Can't go to the pub? Let us bring the pub to you!

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Undercover Singers

Give your guests the shock of their lives!

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