How Can You Make Grandparents’ Day Special?

Grandparents Day

“Grandparents are a delightful blend of laughter, caring deeds, wonderful stories, and love” – Unknown

Grandparents Day is an annual celebration to honor their love and contributions in our lives. It is celebrated each year on the first Sunday after Labor Day. In 2019, Grandparents Day will be observed on 8th September. The epitome of love, care, and affection, grandparents are the treasures who never stop to amaze us with their wonderful stories and valuable life lessons. They can be strict as parents and funny as friends who never mind spoiling their grandkids with lovely gifts. No matter how hard your day has been, the warm hug from grandparents can brighten up your mood instantly. 

It is quite strange that grandparents keep giving without expecting anything in return. Take this grandparents’ day as an opportunity to shower your grandpa and grandma with love, gifts, and undivided attention. Read further to know some amazing grandparents day celebration ideas and how to make them feel special.

Celebrate with a Cake


The cake is an essential part of every small or big celebration. A delectable photo cake featuring a memorable picture of your grandparents is sure to wow them with its gorgeous look and taste. With every bite, they’ll unleash the flavor of cream and sugar that will make this day even more special for them.

Cook For Them


Cook up something grand for your grandparents who always used to stuff you with delicious food and desserts in childhood. Serving your grandparents’ yummy food is a great way to show that you care about them. It will bring everyone to the table and allow to enjoy each other’s company while relishing mouth-watering cuisines.

Plan a Picnic


Remember the childhood days when your grandparents used to take you for fun picnics in the neighbourhood park. Relive those good old days by planning a picnic with your grandparents. A spectacular day out amidst nature enjoyed relaxing, eating, and reading books will be a perfect opportunity to spend some quality time together.

Take Them on a Date

dinner date with grandparents

When was the last time you did something exciting with your grandparents? You probably don’t even remember. Enhance the special bond you share with your grandparents by taking them on a fancy date. Take them to their favorite restaurant and order their favorite food and wine. Cheers to the special moments that they have gifted you so far along with all the love and affection. 

Surprise with a Gift


Your grandparents deserve nothing but the best. Give them a grandparents day gift that they’ll each treasure forever. Grandparents love pictures the most. Therefore, a family tree is the best gift of memories that they’ll cherish for years to come. Similarly, an electronic gadget would make an ideal gift for tech-savvy grandparents. Likewise, if your grandparents do not mind grand gestures, then you can surprise them by decorating their entire house and giving it a new look. With the help of the Internet, you can learn several grandparents’ day decoration ideas to create a perfect ambiance for the celebrations. 

Spend Time with Them

Spend Time

Grandparents are like second parents and time is the most valuable gift that you can give them on this special day. Spend an entire day with your grandpa and grandma. Help them with household chores. Cook with them. Take them for grocery shopping. Go through the old family pictures together. Listen to their life stories. Tell them about your life happenings. While doing all this, you’ll get a chance to explore more about your grandparents and show how much you love and care for them. 

It is the love and dedication of your grandparents that made you the person that you are today. Don’t let a single chance slip away to express your heartfelt love for them this grandparents day.


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