Do you have a significant other? Have you already over all the typical birthday ideas, like dinner and a movie or numerous amounts of flowers? If so, this is for you. What better way to spend your loved one’s birthday than with an epic scavenger hunt where they are the main prey?
It can be hard coming up with unique birthday activities, especially after doing it for years. A simple way to add fun to your boyfriend’s birthday is by throwing him a scavenger hunt party. Here are some examples of how you can go about creating a birthday scavenger hunt specifically tailored to your boyfriend.
1) The Breakfast Scavenger Hunt
For this first idea, what you are going to do is together for your boyfriend’s birthday. You can each create lists of different breakfast-related items, or you can all work together to compile one massive list.
2) The Birthday BBQ Scavenger Hunt
Rather than just throwing him a birthday party, why not tend him with an equally thoughtful scavenger hunt? Make sure to have the following factors:
– good weather
3) The Drive-Through Scavenger Hunt
For this third idea, you and your friends should either set up a scavenger hunt at your favorite fast-food restaurant or in its parking lot. Your boyfriend will be amazed and intrigued by the technology that made it possible to take place in a parking lot.
4) The Romantic Scavenger Hunt
Do you still remember the first time your boyfriend gave you flowers? There is no doubt that one of the best feelings is being able to reminisce over fond memories with him on his birthday. To add to this, rather than having it be your job to find all of the items on the list, have him do it while trying not to let you in on what he’s up to. This will add some fun and mystery to his birthday while also strengthening your relationship.
5) The “What Did You Get Me?” Scavenger Hunt
Instead of doing a scavenger hunt for special, do it for all the presents you got him for this fifth idea. For example, if he is expecting a present from you but gets one from your mother instead – surprise. This added element of surprise will make his birthday even more exciting.
6) The Romantic Scavenger Hunt II
Since the first romantic scavenger hunt was so successful, why not try out another? Instead of making it romantic, this time, focus more on creativity and artistic expression. Create a list with different mediums to use as paint or charcoal and let him choose what he wants to use for each item. As long as he’s having fun, that’s what matters most.
7) The Movie Theater Scavenger Hunt
Speaking of creativity, here’s an idea for your boyfriend’s birthday. Like the other scavenger hunts in this article, make sure to have both time and plenty of space to work with; you don’t want any complications while trying to complete his list. Have him follow clues to different movie theaters around town to find one unique movie poster that matches up with each item on his list. This will be a challenge, but something that will remain as a fond memory on his birthday.
8) The “Where Are You Taking Me?” Scavenger Hunt
Ready and set: go. What better way for your boyfriend to enjoy a birthday than with a scavenger hunt that leads him to all the different places you ever talked about going together? The best part is, you can make it as long or short as you want! Make sure to have everything planned out, so there are no mistakes.
9) The Birthday Song Scavenger Hunt
You might think this idea sounds cheesy, but trust me – your boyfriend won’t even notice how cheesy it is when he’s having fun. Find several versions of his favorite birthday song and give him one copy. Let him follow clues around town until he finds where they will be playing the special version just for him.
10) The Memorable Scavenger Hunt
What better way to spend a birthday than by taking him on a scavenger hunt that has all the places and things that made your relationship special? He will be able to look back at all these fond memories with you and remember how lucky he is to have you in his life. You can even make it more meaningful by writing note cards for each item, like when you first met or had your first date.
11) The For-Your-Eyes-Only Scavenger Hunt
Here’s another idea: Find something very personal of his, such as a piece of clothing or an old toy, and hide it somewhere around town. Sure this item holds some sort of. Make him follow clues around town to find it.
12) The “What Do We Do Now?” Scavenger Hunt
This is one of the more unique ideas on the list. This scavenger hunt requires that you have a very open schedule ahead because he can complete items on his list at any time. However, this will benefit both of you because you won’t know what to expect throughout his birthday. He might see things he’s always wanted to do but never had the chance, or maybe even something completely out of the blue only time will tell with this one.
13) The Off-to-See–World Scavenger Hunt
If your boyfriend is having a tough time deciding what he would like to do with you on his birthday, why not have it be a surprise? Here’s an idea: you can make a list of all the places in this world that he has always wanted to visit. Have him follow clues around town that will lead him there one-by-one. It may take some time, but this will surely be an adventure to remember.
14) The “Let’s Go Shopping!” Scavenger Hunt
If your boyfriend loves getting new clothes or accessories, or even if he just wants something special for his birthday, make sure to add another element of fun by him complete a scavenger hunt that has. If you’re familiar with the area, you know all the best places to go shopping. Let him work his way around town and find some unique things that he will enjoy.
15) The First-to-Finish Scavenger Hunt
This scavenger hunt is more competitive than others on this list, so make sure your boyfriend knows how important it is for him to come in the first place. You can choose any type of competition or sport and have him follow clues around town until he arrives at the venue where he will be participating in his very own sporting event. Be sure there’s a prize afterward.
16) The “Something Old, Something New” Scavenger Hunt.
This is the perfect scavenger hunt for your boyfriend if he loves making memories with you. Start at one of your favorite places to eat or hang out, then have him work his way around town searching for things that are “old” and important to your relationship. He will end the morning by getting ready for a very special dinner in which he can open gifts from you – something new.
17) The Superhero Scavenger Hunt
Your boyfriend might not be able to shoot lasers from his eyes or fly, but this is still an awesome idea, especially if he is a fan of comic books and superheroes. Let him follow clues all around town until he arrives at different locations where he will get. You can even make it more fun by making him dress up in a superhero costume.
18) The Romantic Scavenger Hunt
Make sure your boyfriend knows how much you love and appreciate him with this romantic scavenger hunt. At each location, he should find something special that represents your relationship or love for one another. Start at the very first place you ever met, then have him follow clues around town until he arrives at dinner for an awesome night of celebrating.
19) The “All About Me” Scavenger Hunt
For all the narcissists out there, this is just too perfect to pass up. Make sure you know what his favorite things are, then have him follow clues. He will show up at the last location completely surprised and ready for whatever you’re planning for this scavenger hunt are endless.
20) The “I’m So Excited, It’s Your Birthday!” Scavenger Hunt
What better way to celebrate your boyfriend’s birthday than with a scavenger hunt filled with things that he enjoys most? You can start at one of his favorite places to eat or drink, then have him follow clues around town until he arrives at something you know he’ll be happy about. Be sure there are balloons and party hats involved.
A scavenger hunt is a fun way to explore new places with your loved ones. You can even create the scavenger hunt for him, and he will take part in it. Look at these great ideas for birthday scavenger hunts that are perfect for boyfriends. What would you do if you were celebrating someone’s birthday? There are many things you could do as a celebration of their life or spirit, but what about something more interactive? Why not make them a treasure hunt or give them clues leading up to an important gift? It might seem like all the best games have been played out over time, but there are still plenty of ways to surprise your significant other on his next special day without going too far from home.
What do you think?