Birthday is a day different from other common day. Have you ever think about making it a perfect party for your mate which can become a memorable day? Maybe it sounds a very good idea, it needs quite a concern. You may had considered that money plays an important role in decorating the party. Of course it is. But it doesn't mean that you must spend a lot beyond your budget. A simple garthering would be enough for these important people. Nothing can be more important than having his family and close friends around him to celebrate his birthday.
Fistly, you need to choose an ideal location and decide which theme your mate would like best. What do you think about a poker night party? I think many people would like this especially your mate. Image how excited he would be when he sees everything has got ready just waiting for him to start poker frenzy. You still need to prepare serve a variety of cocktails to your guests and offer them some delicious treats. One more thing, get a table would be more convenient to serve drinks.
Speak of these drinks, you also can use some beautiful tumbler. Just decorate everything which comes to your mind. At the party, you can still play some jazz music to have a great atmosphere. Don't limit your imagination, let every guest experience your creativity and have fun in the party.