Here is the invite I sent out to let everyone know when to stop by. I used my photoshop skills on this one, but there are websites out there where you can add your own photo to a magazine cover if you want to make your own.
sticky tack, and the little banner across the table front is jute, clothespins, and squares of paper.
The party was held in a partially finished basement, which gave quite a blank slate for a backdrop. The rest of the decor also doubled as the party activity. I found pictures of his adventures from when he was a little guy up to now. I hadn't planned on how heavy 100+ pictures and clothespins could be. I had to tack in little finishing nails to hold the jute I clipped them to.
I didn't want all the memories to leave him longing for the adventures of the past, so for his gift I made him up a set of adventure passes. He can redeem these throughout the year for fun activities he wants to enjoy.