Event Trends For 2019: For Birthdays, Baby Showers, Anniversaries And What Not!

Every year comes with its own set of trends. Gone are the days when being old-school was cool, it’s the era of trends. Today’s event planner knows that if you wish to appease the generation that believes in- ‘newer is better’, then you need to stay up-to-date. Organising an event involves proper planning and an understanding of what’s hot and what’s not.

It’s time to turn to the event trends in 2019 page and let your creative side take over for the upcoming events. Experiment with the latest trends- add a personal touch, be a trend-setter and lead the way! We, at Venue First, have curated a list of latest party trends for different occasions-

Baby Shower Trends

Every parent-to-be is eager to welcome their bundle of joy. A baby shower is an occasion where the soon-to-be mom gets to share her excitement with her loved ones. Here are some baby shower event trends you must consider-

  • Ribbons and ribbons
  • Confetti, lots of it
  • Unicorn’s out, sloth’s in
  • Go green with the decor
  • Moon and stars theme
  • Colourful macaroons and cupcakes
  • Animal cut outs for a jungle theme
  • Decorated cookies for guests
  • Photoshoot for the baby

Birthday Party Trends

A year older and a year wiser! Gifts, cakes, celebrations, blessings- what’s not to love about birthdays? Here are some birthday party trends to make your birthday bash an unforgettable one-

  • For a movie buff, explore popular birthday party theme for 2019- Avengers, Secret Life of Pets, Dark Phoenix, Aladdin etc.
  • Birthday party props are a must
  • Exotic mocktails with delicious food platters
  • Bright colours and pastels for decoration
  • Cakes in the form of letters
  • Metallic signage for alphabets and numbers
  • Customized handmade cards
  • Selfie booths

Anniversary Party Trends

Anniversaries are a great way to celebrate years of togetherness with your life partner. It’s a day full of delight with your friends and family. Here are some anniversary party trends to make your anniversary party as special as the bond you share-

  • Flower arrangements on centre table
  • Vintage wooden furniture
  • Long tapered candles for tabletops
  • Digital invitation cards
  • Handmade chocolates wrapped in brown paper
  • Hanging frames with old photos
  • Small video showing the journey of the couple
  • Floral backdrops
  • Green theme
  • Dreamy swan soiree
  • Macaroon tower cakes
  • Elaborate cakes with floral designs

Wedding Trends

Planning to tie the knot this year? Let your wedding ceremony reflect your unique style. Make your dream wedding dreamier, with these wedding trends of 2019-

  • Floral wreaths in different shapes
  • Royal heavy ceiling decoration
  • Velvet and colourful fabrics
  • Crystal chandeliers and mini lampshades
  • Distinctive lighting to set the mood
  • Larger than life floral backdrops
  • Simple wedding invitations in ink style
  • Boho style decor for bride’s best friends

Pre wedding photoshoot is a huge hit today. In apparels, experiment with nudes, mustard, sage green, coral, pastel colours like blush pink, lilac and peach. Delicate, pendant style mangalsutras. Ditch the stones and go with floral accessories for your haldi and sangeet!


Corporate Party Trends

Every company event helps strengthen company culture, boosts the morale of the employees. Well planned events get the attention of potential companies who would be open to future collaborations. It’s a great way for the company staff to get together and discuss ways for the company to grow in every sphere.

More and more corporate companies are taking the digital route when it comes to event planning and management. Be it facial recognition, digital food menu, online invitations and reminders through google calendar- leveraging technology makes event planning more efficient.

Set a benchmark with these corporate event trends-

  • Sending event invites on social media platforms
  • Offsite venues for corporate events
  • Involving social media influencers
  • Sharing creative templates through email marketing
  • Providing convenience and cyber security
  • Minimal decor style
  • Adding a touch of nature by setting up real and artificial plants
  • Comfortable furniture
  • Fine quality/Eco-friendly cutlery
  • Providing free Wi-Fi
  • Personalised name frames for corporate clients
  • Free set of basic stationery
  • Healthy food options
  • Sugar free desserts
  • Good quality wines or tropical cocktails

Stay tuned for the future trends in event planning and let us help you plan your next event in the best way possible.

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