14 Spectacular 35th Birthday Party Ideas (2024)


Birthday party venues on Peerspace typically cost between $50 — $350 per hour.

Looking for some spectacular 35th birthday party ideas? Then you’ve landed at the right place! As the largest online marketplace for hourly venue rentals, Peerspace offers you access to thousands of stunning spaces in cities across North America and beyond.

A few examples of the types of spaces you can rent through Peerspace that would make amazing birthday party venues include sky-high penthouses, elegant lofts, cabins in the woods, farmhouses in the country, and galleries in the heart of the metro. Plus, when you book a Peerspace, you can count on the venue’s local host to provide support in any way you need.

You are halfway through your 30s, but that’s no reason to start slowing down now! Keep the birthday energy rolling by throwing an unforgettable 35th birthday bash. Here are 14 spectacular 35th birthday party ideas to make this birthday extra special.

1. Book a Peerspace that’s as cool and stylish as you are

malibu beach bungalow kitchen and dining space
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Make your 35th birthday unforgettable with a private party venue rental you and your guests will love! Whichever party themes, activities, and ideas you choose — there is a unique venue to match on Peerspace.

In fact, Peerspace offers everything from mansions and castles to cabins and beachside cottages. So you can enjoy your birthday anywhere while doing just about anything!

For inspiration, here are some of our favorite Peerspace venues ideal for your 35th birthday:

Fun, right?! Check out all the gorgeous venues available in your area and book your favorite in mere moments. And remember, the assistance of the venue’s host means you don’t have to go it alone. Ask them to arrange for bar staff, catering, karaoke machines, and whatever else you like!

2. Take a road trip with a #35 theme

a vintage studio with dining table
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Adventure awaits! Hop in the car and celebrate your 35th birthday with a road trip. Also, don’t forget to stop at mile 35 for a selfie! For more “35” themed fun on your road trip, organize a trip down I-35. It stretches from the Mexico border in Texas to the Canadian border in Minnesota!

Speaking of Minnesota, consider throwing a 35th birthday dinner party before passing through Minneapolis at this uptown industrial mid-century studio on the Greenway. It’s an adorable event space with a beautiful seating area, a kitchenette, and optional access to its patio.

“This is a perfect space for an intimate gathering,” shares a Peerspace reviewer of this Minneapolis studio. “The ambiance is so lovely in the evening especially when you light the place by candle light. Leslie is an exceptional host with a keen know how in entertaining. She also has a beautiful collection of candle sticks, glasses, plates, silver, and anything else you may dream of all under one roof. I give mad props to her and the space.”

3. Come as your favorite star

Hollywood Hills Estate los angeles rental
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You’re not alone in turning 35 this year — so are many famous celebs! Check out all these stars turning 35 right alongside you. You are reaching this milestone alongside A-listers like Taylor Swift, Daniel Radcliffe, and Tyga, to name a few.

Challenge your guests to dress like one of their favorite 35-year-old celebs for a great conversation ice-breaker and party theme that no one will forget.

Planning a huge surprise for a loved one’s 35th? Then you need to read our cool surprise birthday party ideas first!

4. Channel your inner billionaire

Rent a Mansion in Atlanta
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Don’t move a muscle! Hire someone to clean the house, ask a chef to cook for you and your friends, pay for a nanny to take care of the kids, and shell out for an at-home massage.

If you’d rather have a bit of space away from home to celebrate your big day with friends and family, rent a mansion on Peerspace to channel those billionaire vibes!

Some of our favorite mansion rentals include:

  • This lux Brooklyn beach house in Sheepshead Bay with space for 50 guests overlooking Shell Bank Channel.
  • This epic Victorian mansion in Oakland, CA with a landscaped garden, a grand foyer, a large kitchen, and high ceilings.
  • This Victorian mansion in Lancaster, PA with seven bedrooms, five fireplaces, a grand staircase, manicured gardens, and a separate carriage house.
  • This stunning country house in London, UK with historic Tudor beams, wood and stone floors, tree-lined lawns, and a pool
  • This modern Atlanta mansion (pictured above) with a pool, jacuzzi, private movie theater, and tons of open space.

Though these are some of our favorite mansions that you can rent by the hour on Peerspace, they’re by no means the only ones. Check out Peerspace to see what’s available near you! No one needs to know you’re only paying by the hour — this is just your new lifestyle!

5. Relax with a 35th birthday yoga retreat

Creative Production and Wellness Venue
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Channel your inner yogi with a yoga retreat this birthday! This wellness retreat location nestled in nature would be perfect for a relaxing day of meditation on the yoga decks. It’s located in Molalla, OR, and boasts waterfalls, streams, foothills, and a 100-year-old cabin, all on 250 wooded acres.

And if you live in a big city like NYC, there are still great options for relaxing wellness retreats, like this creative production and wellness center in Brooklyn (pictured above). It includes a salt cave, a wellness womb, a crystal sound bath atrium, and dance floors for your use.

6. 35 is the perfect year to become a wine connoisseur

Napa Valley Wine Bar with 1920's Style Speakeasy
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Don’t just age like a bottle of fine wine — age with bottles of fine wine! Wine tastings are a fun way to learn something new with friends and family alike.

You probably know of a few cute wine bars in your neighborhood, but how do you go about booking them for your private event? You can rent wine bar spaces on Peerspace that include wine tastings at gorgeous Napa Valley speakeasy-style wine bars and at Virginia barns with vineyard views!

And there are plenty of options for wine tastings no matter where you live. Just search here for fun beer and wine-tasting venues near you.

7. Discover a new hobby

a minimalist photo studio
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You may not be able to teach an old dog new tricks — but you sure can teach a young, spritely 35-year-old new hobbies! This year’s the year to learn a new skill and learn to love a new hobby.

Whether you’ve always wanted to try your hand at making a movie, learn how to ride a horse, become a content creator, or learn to sew — no time is better than now. Hire a professional to teach you and your friends how to do something new and fun this birthday!

8. Treat yourself and splurge on something you’ve always wanted

an eclectic photo studio
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We’ve all got things in our Amazon cart that we look at and go … “I would love to own that, but I just can’t. It’s too expensive.” But not today! On your special day, treat yourself to that special something you’ve always wanted. After all, it’s your party, and you can buy what you want to!

9. Party with a picnic

Enchanting Spanish Villa Courtyard
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If you are looking for 35th birthday party ideas that don’t take too much planning but are still loads of fun — consider inviting your friends out for a picnic. Ask everyone to bring a different picnic dish to share and enjoy the day with all your closest friends in a laid-back environment!

If you are looking for something a bit more formal, then consider renting an outdoor party space on Peerspace for your picnic. One of our favorite suggestions is this enchanting Spanish villa courtyard in Santa Ana, CA. It’s a jaw-dropping venue with super reasonable rates!

10. 35 is the perfect age to reinvent yourself

velvet photo studio
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Make 35 different with a new you. Try out a new hair color, get a tattoo, buy a new wardrobe or schedule an appointment with a beautician to teach you a new way to do your makeup! Start 35 with your best foot forward — take the time this birthday to look and feel your best.

Want more ideas? Then discover our 15 creative birthday party ideas here!

11. Soak in hot springs

a historic home with hot springs pool
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The hot springs are calling! Forget a cold pool or a small bath — relax in warm, spacious hot springs for your 35th. Peerspace has great options like this historic home with private hot springs that you can rent, so the only other people in the pool are the friends you want there!

Love the idea of spending your birthday en plein air? Then you need to see our awesome outdoor birthday party ideas next!

12. Be a tourist for a day and explore someplace new

a horse ranch and barn
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Just because you’re staying close to home for your birthday doesn’t mean your 35th birthday ideas can’t be unique and adventurous! Treat your birthday like a tourist would, who’s visiting your hometown for the first time.

Rent a ranch on Peerspace and ride horses with friends, tour your local museums, celebrate at a gorgeous beach house venue, and snorkel with all the other visitors!

13. Make it the day of your dreams

Harold S. Vanderbilt Penthouse nyc new york rental
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Imagine the day of your dreams — what does it look like? Whatever it is, do just that! Lounge around in your PJs until noon, take a bath and enjoy a glass of wine, grab a beer with your closest friends, or go on the trip you’ve been planning for years.

The best 35th birthday party ideas are just committing to do the things that make you most happy. It can be an all-out bash with hundreds of friends or a quiet night with your special someone. Whatever those perfect birthday plans are for you, then go ahead and make them happen!

14. Plan a 35th birthday professional photoshoot

Natural Light Industrial Space - Downtown Detroit
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Not everyone is an influencer or model, but that doesn’t mean you can’t easily play one for the day. Celebrate the start of a new year with a real-life photoshoot! Start by booking a Peerspace photoshoot location that catches your eye, such as this natural light industrial photo studio in downtown Detroit, MI.

A Peerspace reviewer shared the following helpful tidbit about this studio: “Bryana [the host] was great to work with. The space was amazing. I am already planning another booking!”

After booking your photo studio, review these top event photographers to find a professional photographer in your city. Before you know it, you’ll be all glammed up, looking and feeling like a billion dollars, and with a horde of photos to treasure forever.

Peerspace brings your 35th birthday party ideas to life

a colorful burlesque lounge
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A 35th birthday is the start of the end of your thirties. But that doesn’t have to be a bad thing! Utilize a few of these 35th birthday party ideas and you’ll start this new year swinging.

Book an exciting party venue near you through Peerspace to get things started. And be sure to consult your venue’s local host so they can handle all the extras. This is going to be a party you’ll never forget and always treasure!

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