During a Sweet 16 candle ceremony, the person whose birthday is being celebrated lights each candle on the cake individually, to represent certain important people in her life. Generally, only girls have Sweet 16 birthday parties.Continue Reading
Each person or people assigned to a candle in a Sweet 16 candle lighting ceremony joins the birthday girl and helps her light the candle. The birthday girl usually makes a speech or shows her appreciation of the most important and influential people in her life, telling stories or specifically thanking the honorees for being especially kind or thoughtful on particular occasions. Guests often take photos at this time. Although the people honored and the order in which they are recognized can be customized for each party, there is a general process to follow.
Fun ideas for a Sweet 16 birthday party include a dance party, an outdoor movie party and a scavenger hunt. These three themes are very popular with teens and are easy to create with a few simple ideas.Full Answer >
Sweet 16 birthday parties can range from a traditional themed party to a weekend trip with a few selected friends to an experience or activity the teenager has always wanted to try. Dance parties are a popular type of birthday party for a 16 year old.Full Answer >
Some ideas for celebrating an 80th birthday include a charity party, a time capsule party and a high tea ceremony. An 80th birthday celebration may take many forms depending on the interests and needs of the celebrant.Full Answer >
Some tips for creating a birthday ceremony program include choosing a design that fits the size of the paper to be used and one that suits the decor or theme of the ceremony. Whether the program is presented as a flat sheet, card or tri-fold, the program includes text about the order of events or presentations, as well as a general idea of the times of each.Full Answer >