Planning a special birthday party can be really difficult, especially if you want to do something out of the ordinary for the event. Sure, you can round up a few friends and go bar-hopping, but if you’re looking for something extra special and truly memorable, then you might want to consider one of these great birthday party ideas for adults. From cruising around the El Paso desert to solving a hilarious murder case, here are four party ideas to get you started.
Located in East El Paso, Rent An ATV Off-Road Adventures is exactly what it sounds like. You can rent an ATV for a truly fun off-road experience with your best pals. The convenient rental process allows you to hop on an ATV Quad and go on a picturesque trip through Red Sands as you check out the stunning local desert landscape. You’ll get to drive that ATV to sand dunes, rocky hills and lots of trails with your own professional guide. There are a variety of tours and trails available, so be sure to check the website and book ahead.
Go Golfing (sort of)
If you’ve never tried Top Golf, you’ll be glad to know there is a location right in the heart of El Paso. Top Golf is like bowling meets golf. Instead of playing out on a giant course, you golf in a bay and you hit micro-chipped golf balls into targets to score points. It’s ridiculously fun for all ages and all skill levels, as the machines do all the work keeping score and helping you through the game. The average came is much like bowling, in that it runs about an hour to 90 minutes or so, and is perfect for up to six people. If you have larger groups, then plan for a few bays and make a competition out of it.
Escape From It All
Escape rooms are all the rage right now, so if you haven’t had a chance to try one yet, a birthday celebration is the perfect chance, because the popular Adventure Zone El Paso now has one. Check out Pirate Quest: Escape From The Adventure Galley, based on a true pirate story. As you cross into 1695, you’ll have one hour to solves lots of puzzles to help your team escape the pirate ship. There is a ton of amazing décor and life-sized pirates to check out and very elaborate audio and video in this themed-puzzle adventure. Use all your puzzle-solving skills to escape in the time allowed.
Solve A Murder
For small parties or even large ones, The Dinner Detective is the perfect solution to all your party planning needs. As you arrive, you’ll assume an identity and you’ll begin to interrogate everyone – even your friends. As you dine on a delicious four-course plated dinner, the murder will happen somewhere in the room. Two Detectives will burst onto the scene to help guide you through the case. And as you enjoy course after course, you’ll get more clues to help you figure out who committed the crime. Be sure to be very thorough, because the killer can be anywhere, even at your table. Plus, if you’re looking for a truly special party event, you can book a private party with the Dinner Detective – they’ll provide all the actors, clues and everything you need for a truly memorable (and hilarious) experience.