25th Birthday Party Ideas

January 1, 2018

My best friend is becoming 25 next month and I want celebrate his birthday in 25 funny ways for 25 days. Can you suggest some things I can do? He is someone who is shy and introverted and he loves chicken, chocolate, and sports (specially cricket). He even wants to discover himself and know more about his likings.


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I can't provide for all 25 days, but I can give a few suggestions:

Step 1
Tickets to a cricket game.

Step 2
A chicken dinner.

Step 3
A chocolate fondue dessert.

Step 4
A piece of chocolate shaped like a chicken.

Step 5
Doing the chicken dance with him.

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Day 1 - a dozen chicken eggs
Day 2 - A stuffed chicken holding a chocolate chicken
Day 3 - A KFC gift certificate
Day 4 - Chicken sandwiches for dinner


Day 5 - A box of See's candy
Day 6 - A bag of chicken flavored chips and a bottle of hot sauce to dip them in.
Day 7 - A homemade card expressing how you feel about your friendship. Tape a chocolate sucker inside from See's.
Day 8 - A bucket of hot and spicy chicken wings
Day 9 - Invite over for dinner and create something different. Maybe pizza, or something else. At the table have a you can use one of the stands like they use in restaurants and place a funny card there for him to find and read. Do the countdown on this and let him know he only has 15 more days to go.
Day 10 - buy him a case of chicken legs
Day 11 - Do something completely off and something he has never done before. Like maybe seeing a movie that is not something he would normally see.

Day 12 - half way there now it is time to change around a bit - ask him out to a bar for listening to a band or something
Day 13 - Take him out ice skating
Day 14 - Now make him chicken fried steak for dinner with mashed potatoes and gravy.
Day 15 - get him a cricket ball and mark his name on it
Day 16 - if you can find a chicken belt buckle, get him this
Day 18 - try giving him a book on raising chickens
Day 19 - try and find a chicken bobbing doll for him to put on his desk
Day 20 - give him a roasted chicken for dinner
Day 21 - now go with chocolates and give him a giant candy bar
Day 22 - see if you can find some chicken egg chocolates for him that have a cream filling
Day 23 - A card counting down 2 more days until the big 25
Day 24 - surprise him with a night out to dinner and tell him you've already taken care of the order - Go to McDonalds and order chicken sandwiches for him to eat.

Day 25 - now this one is up to you to decide what you want to give him for a gift or do this day.

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December 1, 2010

What can I gift my lover on his 25th birthday? I want to surprise him and want the gift to be something completely different.

By sweeny from LA


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A long time ago, when a boyfriend had a birthday I bought a bag of those little balloons to blow up and one of those mylar helium filled balloons. I blew up the small ones and let the helium one float in our bedroom. On the bed I had a gift bag with some silk boxers, a few CD's of music he loved, and a small stuffed teddy bear.


He loved it and kept saying, "my own mother wouldn't do something this nice." Well the relationship ended a few months later but I bet he remembers it to this day.

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If you've been together a while and are willing to spend the money a trip is fun. Surprise him with a trip somewhere and don't tell him where you are going. I did this for my husband before we got married and I didn't even let him see the tickets when we checked in and I wouldn't let him look at the sign at the gate so he didn't know where we were going until the pilot announced it on the plane!

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April 27, 2010

My son is turning 25 and still a kid at heart. I need fun party ideas. The food isn't a problem, just fun ideas.

By Kim from Canada


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What are his interests? If he likes music, a music theme would be good. Movies--an "Oscars" theme (Oriental Trading Company's website has movie-themed party goods).


Whatever he likes, go with that. :)

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I have a different party game idea. Get Twister, if you can find it.

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May 3, 20100 found this helpful

If he's a kid at heart you will need lots of games. Check out that TV show, Minute to Win It. It has lots of easy games that can be easily replicated for home because they all use ordinary items.

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March 14, 2005

My husband's 25th birthday is next month and I would like to do something special for him. He has never had a birthday party, even when he was a kid so I would like to give him a surprise birthday party.

My problem is that I have no idea what to do at the party. I would like to have some kind of activities to do. I do not want it to be childish or too old either.

Someone mentioned to me to have it at a restaurant but I would not know how to invite people and expect them to pay their own way (I could not pay for everyone). If anyone has any ideas, they would be greatly appreciated.

Rachel from TN


January 12, 20140 found this helpful

You could hold a small gathering at your home? Look into having some 'in' and fun music on in the background. Set up a small bar with a selection of drinks and cocktails pre made in jugs. The party might seem boring but once he starts chatting to everyone and the drink gets flowing it will have a lovely atmosphere! You could look into getting little canapé selection (I don't know where you live but marks and Spencer's do really good ones!)

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November 18, 2013

I am a female and I will be 25 next year in March. I want to throw a party at my place, but I want to do something different, crazy, and fun. Any suggestions? I am from a township.

By Comfort

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February 24, 2017

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April 27, 2010

I am male and having my 25th birthday party soon and would like to plan a real fun and unusual party. Something really different. Got any ideas?

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