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23 fun things to do on your 30th Birthday

Do a Photoshoot

Before we go into the party ideas, one amazing thing you could do for yourself is a photoshoot to create high quality images of yourself all glammed up. A photoshoot was one of the best things I did for myself when I turned 30. I had so many amazing pictures I could share with family and post to IG on the day.

Here are some great photoshoot Ideas:

Get yourself a Cake

Yes, if there is no significant other or family to get you a cake, get yourself one. It gives you something yummy to look forward to. Here are a couple of ideas to inspire you.

Throw a Big Bash for your 30th birthday

For a big party, there are several ways to do this. The option you pick will largely depend on your budget and your friends.

It can be a themed party

Unleash your inner child with a decade-themed bash, a costume party, or a murder mystery night!

You can Rent a party bus

 The party bus is fun and will allow you cruise around town with your closest crew, enjoying music, and drinks.

Glamping getaway

 Combine the beauty of nature with the comfort of amenities at a luxurious glamping site or bring an Igloo to your back garden for double the fun.

Festival fun

Immerse yourself in music, art, and good vibes at a local festival or concert.

Casino night

Dress up, test your luck, and enjoy a thrilling evening with friends.

Destination celebration

Plan a trip to a dream location, whether it’s a relaxing beach escape or an adventurous exploration.

Go on an Introverted Escape on your 30th Birthday

Now if you are not into elaborate parties and trips, there are still so many fun ways to enjoy the big 30.

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Spa day sanctuary: Pamper yourself with a full day of massage, facials, and relaxation at a luxurious spa.

Culinary adventure: Take a cooking class or embark on a food tour to explore new flavors and cuisines.

Stargazing retreat: Escape the city lights and marvel at the Milky Way from a secluded cabin or campsite.

Bookstore bonanza: Curl up with a good book in your favorite bookstore or local cafe, enjoying a day of literary immersion.

Museum meanderings: Spend the day exploring fascinating exhibits at your favourite museums or discover hidden gems in your city.

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Solo trip: Take a solo trip to recharge and reconnect with yourself, exploring a new city or embarking on a nature hike.

Try something Active & Adventurous on your 30th Birthday

Go Skydiving or bungee jumping: Face your fears and experience an adrenaline rush with a thrilling skydiving or bungee jumping adventure.

Try out White-water rafting or kayaking: Paddle through rapids, splashing and laughing with friends on a white-water rafting or kayaking trip.

Go rock climbing: Challenge yourself and experience breathtaking views with an indoor or outdoor rock climbing session.

Scuba diving or snorkeling could be fun if you love water: Explore the underwater world and its vibrant marine life through scuba diving or snorkeling.

Hot air balloon ride: Float gently above the landscape and witness breathtaking sunrises or sunsets from a hot air balloon.

Hike a challenging trail: Push your limits and enjoy stunning scenery by conquering a challenging hiking trail.

Creative & Reflective

Volunteer for a cause you care about: Give back to your community and celebrate your birthday by making a positive impact.

Take a workshop or class: Learn a new skill, like painting, pottery, or dancing, and explore your creative side.

Write a letter to your future self: Reflect on your achievements, goals, and dreams, and write a letter to your future self to open on your next milestone birthday.

Plan a vision board party: Gather friends and family, get creative, and visualize your future goals and aspirations through a vision board party.

Host a game night: Relive your childhood memories and create new ones with a fun-filled board game or video game night.

There you have it! Many ideas guaranteed to give you an awesome 30th birthday celebration!

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