Goodbyes are never easy but change is inevitable in a person’s life. Whether it is work or just a chance at a better life, there will always be a point where you have to say good bye to the people you have spent time with and look forward to new ventures. That being said, good byes do not have to be emotional and sad. They make for a great opportunity to honor your friends and family and have an unforgettable sending off. It is also a good chance to meet everyone and bid good bye.
There are many different types of farewell events. One of them is a family farewell. Usually organized when a member of the family is leaving for work or some long term commitment, they are a happy way to wish good luck and send him or her off on a good note. This could be a small affair in your backyard or you could organize a trip or a party at a hotel or restaurant, but it is generally recommended that you settle for the person’s house as that is the best place to celebrate a family affair. It is also best if you plan this event as a surprise. When decorating, keep it simple. Make use of balloons and hang some nostalgic photographs. Invite his close friends and other cousins and family he is close to. To make things more exciting photo booth hire so that you all can take farewell pictures.
If you are planning on a budget talk to the photography company as there are a variety of affordable photo booths in Adelaide that can help you achieve the moment you want. To help the person who is leaving reminisce the happy moments of the past, give him or her a parting gift attached with something like an engraved mug of picture frame. Food and drinks are essential for this. Get some champagne and either contact a catering service or if you are feeling confident you can try your hand at cooking yourself.
Office farewells are usually thought of as somber and formal events, but it is possible to add an element of fun to spice up the event. If the venue is your office, stick to some basic decorations without going overboard. If the party is elsewhere at a hotel or restaurant you can get more creative with the decorations. In this case drink is a must. It is common to have a toast to the employee who is leaving. Order a range of drinks like whiskey, rum or vodka.