Who doesn’t love a good birthday party? It’s a chance to celebrate life, mingle, and enjoy delicious food. But some of the rich and famous tend to go all out, spending thousands, even millions of dollars on lavish parties for themselves.
From extravagant venues and renting private jets to over-the-top gifts like diamond-encrusted Barbie dolls, celebrities sure know how to party. Follow along as we take a look at which celebs go all out for their big day. Here’s a look at 12 extravagant and expensive celebrity birthday parties.
P Diddy’s 4oth Birthday
Sean Combs, also known as Puff Daddy or P Diddy went all out for his 40th birthday. The American rapper, songwriter, record executive, and entrepreneur rented out the iconic Grand Ballroom at the Plaza Hotel in New York City to throw an epic $3 million birthday bash.
Hundreds of the biggest names in Hollywood made the guest list. Partygoers included Jay-Z, the Kardashians, Denzel Washington, Nelly, and more. According to Vanity Fair, “Diddy’s guests had to pass through three checkpoints before being granted access.” The rapper also reportedly transformed the ballroom with $28,000 worth of white orchids.