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40th Birthday Ideas

Your 40th is one of those landmark birthdays that calls for something extra special. However you choose to celebrate, make sure your 40th birthday party is every bit as fabulous as you are. Our luxury marquees come in a range of inspiring themes, and we can supply gorgeous and cohesive furnishings to make your party tent as glamourous or refined as you’d like it to be.

Luxury Birthday Marquees For The Ultimate Wow-Factor

We have 10 awesome tent themes to choose from, but we love everything bespoke so tell us your 40th birthday party ideas and we’ll make it happen. Take a look at some of our favourite marquees below for the ultimate 40th birthday bash. Prepare to be dazzled.

Bombay Boudoir Bonanza

Designed the year Elizabeth Hurley married in India and Bollywood-mania took hold in England, the Bombay Boudoir adds a touch of pizzazz and the exotic with its mirrored burnt orange and pink linings. If you are summoning up images of Arabian Nights or a Bollywood Bonanza for your 40th, the Bombay Boudoir is perfect for you. Our Bombay boudoir is glamourous, mysterious and full of exotic surprises with an explosion of colour.

Women are most fascinating between the ages of 35 and 40 after they have won a few races and know how to pace themselves. Since few women ever pass 40, maximum fascination can continue indefinitely. - Christian Dior

Dancing and music play an important part in any celebration, and there is no better time to go vivaciously big and bold on colour and entertainment than for your 40th birthday party. How about getting your party started with dance performers - Bollywood or Bhangra (a Bollywood infusion of a classical and Western form of dance)?

40th birthday ideas Bombay Boudoir Bhangra Dancing A Bhangra dance posse in the Bombay Boudoir

Ruby Red Arabian

The Queen celebrated her 40th year on the throne with a ruby jubilee, so incorporate rubies into your own birthday with our predominantly ruby red, bohemian patchwork Arabian tent. You’ll feel as if you have stepped inside a decedent velvet cocoon to be transported to the warmth of the Arabian Desert, as you wine and dine the night away. Why not travel to an exotic place reminiscent of an indulgent hideaway in the Arabian Peninsula?

40th birthday ideas Arabian Tent The Arabian Tent at Into The Light Festival

La Rouge

Inspired by the famous French Dance hall and cabaret Moulin Rouge, our La Rouge tent is a lavish backdrop for a fabulous 40th birthday party. Uniquely luxurious and fun, La Rouge is the perfect party marquee for a dramatic and ritzy birthday do.

Viva La Fortieth!

One of the most recent addition to our tent collection, inspired by the Mexican love for a good fiesta, and perfect for those spring and summer celebrations, is the Viva La Fiesta! Go to town with matching parasols with the Viva print, deckchairs to complement the theme too and incorporate some street food, a samba band and carnival dancers for a full blown fiesta theme.

The tent name can even be incorporated into the celebration as a 'Viva La Fortieth!'

Viva La Fiesta 40th birthday ideas The Viva La Fiesta ready to celebrate!

Let us manage your 40th birthday event from start to finish

Are you planning a party? Not only do we have the best tents, furniture, props and décor, but we can share our expertise in helping you plan your party too and love a good excuse to create a memorable experience for guests of a ‘proper’ party!

So if you are looking for a perfect partner to plan your 40th birthday get in touch on 0800 193 5229, or fill out our enquiry form here.

The Little Extras That Make a 40th Birthday Party Special

The finishing touch to any outdoor event in the summer – especially a birthday party – is outdoor furniture and lighting.

Take a look at your brochure for some fabulous examples of how we can make your party that extra bit special.

Our wow-factor décor and tents will create a jaw-dropping spectacle for your 40th birthday bash. We love an excuse to create props and furniture so if there’s something we don’t have let us know and if we love it we’ll make it!

The party was absolutely fantastic and was thoroughly enjoyed by everyone that attended. Guests felt really relaxed in the Bombay Boudoir interior and commented all night – I especially loved the ceiling lamps!

Bryony Worthy ★★★★★

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