People can use a 40-and-fabulous theme and have a special dinner with close friends, host a swanky party, go to a spa or plan a golf outing. Choose a trendy restaurant or fancy hotel at which the guest of honor can enjoy an intimate evening with close friends.
Wrap up the night with a limousine to ride home in style. For a larger-scale celebration, throw a party. Punchbowl suggests coming up with a signature cocktail for guests to add individuality to the occasion.
Many spas offer packages in which guests can choose from a variety of relaxation services. If the birthday boy or girl likes to play golf, round up some friends for a few rounds of golf and enjoy drinks and dinner at a country club.