An anniversary is one of the most special days in any marriage and celebrating it with a little bit of pomp and show is quite a good and expected idea. All in all sometimes couples come up with some extremely innovative ways to celebrate their special day. However, every one has to factor in specific features like budgets, time, feasibility etc to have the ideal celebration.
One doesn’t need to spend a lot of money on an anniversary. The essence lies in celebrating your day of love and life together. If you are looking for some exclusive ways to celebrate it, start by thinking of both your personal likes and interests. And try to factor these in into the plan. If you like music, make it a musical evening. If you have a taste for fine wine, make it a wine evening and so on. Here are a few ideas for an anniversary celebration for your special man:
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Men like sports. They love their football games and their baseball games and if you can find a way to include sports into the romance there is nothing like it. Try to get some front row tickets to the next big game or a better still: if you manage it then get his favorite player to sign an anniversary autograph wish for him!
Use his favorite movie as a theme
If your guy has a favorite movie like Star Wars, Mission Impossible, Notting Hill, etc see if you can create a theme for the anniversary evening around the movie. Make use of costumes, food, decoration that match the movie so he feels extra special.
Act / Dress like his favorite actress
Every man has that one actress that they are crazy about…so if you are up to it then dress or enact one his favorite scenes that include this actress. It will spice things up and add to the glamour of the evening.
Buy him a technical gadget that he has been craving
This is the time of the iphone, ipad, video games, smarter laptops etc. If there is a gadget on his wish list and if you have the budget for it then surprise him with that dream gadget. He’d enjoy the gift and appreciate the gesture for sure.
Guys like their share of drinks. Jazz up the anniversary day by learning to make all sorts of exotic cocktails and serve it to him…customize the names to match events or people from your life together that had an impact on the two of you to give it that extra special touch.
The plain candlelight dinner
Although this is vastly done a deal for anniversaries, a special dinner in an exclusive fine dining restaurant could be another way to celebrate with your special man. Book a table for two at a place you have never been to but always wanted to go to because there is no better night than the anniversary to splurge.
Cable car ride
Sometimes, a simple cable car ride across the city can be a romantic and pleasant way to spend an anniversary. Some places offer the option of eating a fancy meal in the cable car during the journey.
A simple picnic
Who says that anniversary celebrations only have to happen in the night? Take the day off and go for a picnic! Pack a snack basket and some beers and just spend time with each other, the beauty of nature and the warmth of the sunny day.
A drive around town
If you own a car, go for a drive around town. Take your man to the places that mark your history like the place you had your first date, the first kiss etc and talk about life back then and the changes in the present. The quiet evening will rejuvenate your relationship by bringing back good old memories.
A walk in the park
An anniversary is about spending time together. Do exactly that by walking hand in hand in the park. Sit on a park bench and just talk. No one gets the time to do these little things due to hectic schedules anymore. Grab the chance to do the simple things that make it all worthwhile.
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