The Best 50th Anniversary Invitations for an Unforgettable Celebration

Cheers to 50 years!
Glittery gold 50th anniversary invitations
Celebrately Invites
Jamie Cuccinelli the knot writer and wedding expert
Jamie Cuccinelli
Jamie Cuccinelli the knot writer and wedding expert
Jamie Cuccinelli
Senior Editor, Sex & Relationships
  • Jamie is a Senior Editor for The Knot where she oversees all sex and relationship editorial content.
  • Before joining The Knot Worldwide, she worked with an array of digital publications that include Brides, The Zoe Report, Bustle and MyDomaine.
  • Jamie graduated with a degree in English and Media, Culture & Communications from New York University.
Updated Apr 30, 2021
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Five decades after saying "I do," and there's just as much love as ever! A milestone this special is deserving of a celebration with all your nearest and dearest. To help you kick off the festivities, we've rounded up our favorite 50th anniversary invitations.

This is the golden anniversary, so expect plenty of gorgeous, gilded detailing on these party invites to fit the traditional theme. If that's not your style though, we've also found plenty of other stationery designs to suit your aesthetic, from minimalist and modern to casual and rustic.

Whether you and your partner are spearheading your own once-in-a-lifetime bash or you're throwing a party for your parents or in-laws, you're sure to love these 50-year anniversary invites.

1. Thisisnotme Designs Surprise Party Golden 50th Wedding Anniversary Invitation

White and gold heart confetti 50th anniversary invitation

If you're planning a celebration on the sly, check out these surprise 50th anniversary invitations. They're the perfect way to invite guests to a surprise party honoring a super-special couple!

2. Snapfish Shining Floral Invitation

Portrait photo 50th anniversary invitation with gold floral frame

A design perfectly apt for the occasion, these golden anniversary party invitations feature foliage in golden foil. Don't want to go for gold? The embossed metallic detailing also comes in silver and rose gold hues.

3. Paper Source Fifty Years Balloons Anniversary Party Invitation

Mylar balloon illustration 50th anniversary party invitation

With a fun illustration of mylar balloons, this invitation will help get the party started. Measuring in at 5x7, it's also the perfect size for framing after the event.

4. Two Sons Paper Co Greenery Eucalyptus 50th Wedding Anniversary Invitation

Pretty green eucalyptus-theme 50th anniversary invitations

Trailing vines of eucalyptus adorn these artistic invites, lending the design a fresh feel. We love the watercolor shades of green that are perfectly themed to a warm-weather event.

5. Celebrately Invites Printable 50th Anniversary Invitation

Allover gold glitter 50th anniversary party invitations with black text

These golden wedding anniversary invitations are right on theme! All gussied up in glamorous, glittering gold, these invites can be printed right at home.

6. Becky Nimoy Elegant Calligraphy Black & White 50th Anniversary Invitation

Classic elegant 50th anniversary black and white invite

This minimalist invitation design is classically elegant, and, just like true love, is sure never to go out of style. To make it fit to you and your event, you can customize every detail of the template—even the type of paper that's used.

7. Float Paperie Chalkboard Heart Years Wedding Anniversary Invitation

Chalkboard-style photo horizontal 50th anniversary invite

These custom 50th anniversary invitations can be personalized with a wedding photo of the still-so-in-love couple and the year of their wedding, as well as with a current photo and year. You can also select the shape of this invite, with choices that include scalloped edges and beautiful brackets.

8. Party Peeps Teal and Gold Tropical 50th Wedding Anniversary Invitation

Gold accent tropical 50th anniversary invitation with blue envelope

For a beachside 50th anniversary celebration, these invitations couldn't possibly be more perfect. With airy palm leaves and a teal color palette, the design has tropical vibes for days.

9. Paper Source Still So Happy Anniversary Invitation

Still So Happy Together cute 50th anniversary invite

How stinkin' cute is this 50th anniversary invitation wording? Besides the endearing header, there's something else to love here too: These invites are printed on eco-friendly paper made from 100% post-consumer waste.

10. Instant Invitation Anniversary Party Invitation Instant Download

Cute, rustic tree motif 50th anniversary invitation

If you're planning a more casual celebration, consider these rustic invitations, available on Etsy. After purchasing the template, you can edit the details yourself and then print them at home or through a professional printing service.

11. Kelli Hall Modern Anniversary Wedding Anniversary Invitation

Classic, minimalist black and white 50th anniversary party invite

Ideal for a formal affair, these 50-year anniversary invitations boast a modern, fashionable feel. Not only can you customize all the details, but you can also add a favorite photo to the back of the card for an extra personal touch.

12. Invitation Consultants Golden Framed 50th Anniversary Invitation

Photo fold-out 50th anniversary party invitation

This 50th wedding anniversary invitation with pictures can showcase up to five special snapshots. We also love just how fancy and formal the tri-fold format feels.

13. DeReimer DeSign 50th Wedding Anniversary Faux Glitter Invitation

Black and gold champagne toast 50th anniversary invite

Raise your glass to this milestone year! These 50th wedding anniversary invitations feature a pair of champagne flutes to help set the celebratory mood.

14. Wiley Valentine Enduring Union Wedding Anniversary Invitation

Horizontal side by side photo 50th anniversary invitation

Want to show off some of your favorite snapshots from throughout the years? Choose 50th anniversary photo invitation cards, such as these invites from Shutterfly. You can upload two beloved pictures to include in the design.

15. Hey Lovely Co 50-Year Anniversary Invitation Instant Download

Floral watercolor elegant 50th anniversary invitation

Delicate and dreamy, this invitation design boasts beautiful watercolor blooms and some lovely typography too. Not quite your style? You can customize the font style, color and size (as well as the background shade) to make it just right.

16. Mere Paper Golden Years Anniversary Party Online Invitations

Minted wreath 50th wedding anniversary invitation

If you're searching for a digital option for 50th anniversary invitations, look to this online invite from Minted. With five different background color options and a laurel wreath border, the design boasts a fresh feel and can be sent directly to your guests' emails, so you can cross this item off your party-planning to-do list instantly.

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