Yeah, turning 20-something is great! But when one’s 50th birthday arrives people instantly start feeling old and serious. Luckily, nowadays age is no longer a reason to stop having fun. “Why so serious?”, you might ask yourself when preparing to buy a gift for a special friend or a family member who’s about to turn 50. Why not celebrate the moment by finding some funny 50th birthday gift ideas, play some gags and share some laughs? Let’s face it! People in their fifties have probably already received all the types of gifts possible or really don’t need many things. So seriousness aside, let’s go shopping for fun, and find the right present with these 50th birthday gag gift ideas!
50th Birthday Gag Gifts
1. Inflatable Walker
Where to buy: SpencersOnline.com
An inflatable walker makes a funny prank, especially if the person in question is far from looking, feeling or acting old. The inflatable walker may be offered as a gag gift for people complaining about getting old. It makes not only a great 50th birthday gag gift, but you can also offer it as a funny retirement present.
2. Viagra tins
Where to buy: Amazon
Guys, hear us out on this one, because, let’s face it – at 50, you’re not getting any younger or more ready for action. Luckily for you, there’s a tiny blue pill out there that can restore your potency by magic. This tiny Viagra tin is affordable, compact, humorous, and perfect for storing breath mints, ear plugs, paper clips, and, of course, those magic blue pills. Not to mention you’ll be eliciting quite a few laughs and quizzical looks with this conversation starting piece. Alternatively, you can gift your lady friends with a similar tin for pills against hot flashes!
3. Voodoo dolls
Where to buy: PinkCatShop.com
As one approaches middle age, the chances of having lived through a nasty break-up and/or divorce (or even several!) increase exponentially. Since current statistics say that a whopping 50 per cent of all marriages end up in divorce, it’s no wonder that there is an increasing number of 50 year-old singles roaming the streets, bars, and gyms of the world. If your 50 year-old friend has a relatively dark romantic past, then this revenge voodoo doll might be just what they need to get them smiling again. As they say, “don’t get mad – get even!” The Vodoo doll is one of the most funny 50th birthday gift ideas for men and women with a dark sense of humor.
4. The cure for snoring
Where to buy: Amazon.com
It’s probably the ladies who will empathize with this item on our list of funny 50th birthday gift ideas. The truth however is everyone increases their chance at developing a snoring habit as they age. So, this funny glove can work as a 50th birthday gag gift for both men and women. You can offer it to your parents or in-laws. When all else fails, when nose plasters, chin straps and oldwives’ treatments for snoring just don’t cut it, the Snore No More boxing glove might do the trick. How to use it: simply punch them. Punch them when they least expect it. They will literally not know what hit them.