Are you in charge of retirement party planning for someone you know or work with? Whether this individual is a family member or a very close friend, it’s important to celebrate his or her hard work over the years. If you’ve never planned a special occasion like this, however, the task can seem a little daunting. To ensure it turns out well, here are several amazing tips to better prepare you for this exciting task.
1. Set a Budget
One of the very first things you will want to do in the retirement party planning process is set a budget. Knowing how much money is available will help you determine all of the other event details.
2. Consider what the Retiree Wants
Don’t assume that just because you like something, that everyone does. Think about the retiree and what he or she would find most exciting.
3. Give a Memorable Gift
Work with others you know to come up with the perfect gift. It doesn’t have to be expensive, but should be memorable and special in some way.
4. Find the Perfect Space
Picking the perfect place for your retirement party is important and the size of the facility will depend on the number of guests you plan to invite. It may be a good idea to consider using an outdoor event venue.
Need a Venue for Your Retirement Party?
If you still haven’t found the perfect setting for the retirement party you’re planning, consider Olympic Views Estates Weddings & Events. Our grounds and facilities are an ideal backdrop for any special occasion. Visit our website for more information about our event packages, rates, and rental information. Would you like to schedule a tour? Call us at (425)276–7897 to speak with a representative. We’re always happy to answer questions and look very forward to hearing from you soon!
Edited by Justin Vorhees
Retirement Party Venue
Serving the brides, businesses and people of Snohomish and King Counties