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Surprise 80th Birthday Video Maker

Want to make a surprise video for someone turning 80? Then, you're in luck because you've just found the perfect birthday video maker to celebrate an 80th birthday.

Watch their face light up with a personalized 80th birthday video gift.
Watch their face light up with a personalized 80th birthday video gift.

Making an 80th birthday video with VidDay is an incredible way to celebrate this remarkable milestone in someone's life.

With VidDay, it's quick, easy, and fun for everyone to create a collaborative video montage filled with birthday wishes and photos.

Watch these 80th birthday video examples made with VidDay:

80th Birthday Collage Theme:

80th Rose Gold Birthday Theme:

Let's take a moment to appreciate how thoughtful you are in wanting to make something special for your loved one's 80th milestone. Well done! 👏👏👏

Now let's dive in and learn how even those who don't consider themselves tech-savvy can make a memorable 80th video gift.

Start an 80th Birthday Video in Seconds

Yes, it's all true; with VidDay, you don't need video editing skills or download any apps to make a surprise 80th birthday video. You can create the video from the comfort of your couch.

Create an 80th birthday video from any device and browser — no app download required.
Create an 80th birthday video from any device and browser — no app download required.

First, you need to start by creating a VidDay event by clicking here.

Once you've done that, invite as many people as you'd like to participate in the birthday video – the more, the merrier. 🥳

VidDay's invitation features make inviting, tracking RSVPs, and collecting media easy.

You can share your unique link to a private submission page using email, SMS, or your favorite messaging apps, such as WhatsApp or Messenger.

Make your life easier with VidDay Smart Invites.

Let VidDay Smart Invites do the work for you so that you can focus on the 80th celebration.

With VidDay Smart Invites, you can access your Google contacts to send email invitations to everyone at once. Or, you can upload a spreadsheet to import email contacts, which is handy for office birthdays.

Invitees visit a customized submission page to record or upload 80th birthday messages, videos and pictures.
Invitees visit a customized submission page to record or upload 80th birthday messages, videos and pictures.

Everyone invited through Smart Invites, plus those who RSVP, are added to your invite list. From this list, you'll see who plans on participating and who has already submitted their message for the 80th birthday tribute.

Your invite list will receive friendly auto-reminders by email so they remember to participate in the video surprise.

One of the best parts about VidDay is that you don't need video editing skills or apps to make a fabulous 80th birthday video.

Collecting birthday wishes and photos for the celebration video.

All the video messages and pictures appear in real-time on your event page, where only you (the video creator) can view and drag them in the perfect order.

80th birthday video greetings, video clips, and photos are collected for you.
80th birthday video greetings, video clips, and photos are collected for you.

VidDay's birthday video maker is designed for web browsers on any device, so you don't have to worry about downloading any apps.

Participants can even add old photos of the recipient for a quick trip down memory lane.

If you're feeling adventurous, you can use VidDay's simple editing tools to trim videos, rotate media, crop photos, adjust photo colors, and more.

Plus, you can personalize your birthday video with custom text cards throughout the video montage. You can add an intro like "Happy 80th Birthday, Grandma".

You can even enjoy adding 80th birthday GIFs and memes from VidDay's GIPHY library.

Customize the Birthday Video

Personalize the 80th birthday montage by selecting the desired theme. With VidDay's diverse range of video themes and background music options, you can create a stunning video that matches your preferences.

Here's a selection of a few of our customer's favorite birthday video themes:

Personalize the video tribute with their favorite songs.

With all the wonderful birthday wishes and photos you've collected, you can customize your masterpiece to the perfect tunes.

Turn the 80th birthday montage into a musical journey by adding all the music your loved one will absolutely adore! It's the perfect way to reminisce about their unique life while enjoying a stunning slideshow of cherished memories.

You can pick from VidDay's music collection or even include their favorite tunes in the video montage — creating a heartfelt tribute the recipient and family will cherish forever.

Get a sneak peek with free previews.

With VidDay, you have unlimited chances to preview the group video while you're adding video messages and photos. You can take your time and make it perfect! And if you need any help or guidance, our customer support team is always available to assist you.

Use the VidDay live chat support with real people — yes, actual humans, not a bot.

Once you're happy with your birthday video compilation, you can finalize it and create a high-quality version that can be downloaded for safekeeping as a memento of the 80th milestone.

Make It an 80th Birthday Memento

After your personalized 80th birthday tribute is complete, with VidDay, you can turn the birthday video montage into a tangible souvenir for the recipient, friends, and family.

With a simple click, you can order a beautifully personalized DVD or USB with a case that you can proudly display on your bookshelf.

Imagine the joy of popping the DVD and reliving all the heartwarming moments from the 80th birthday celebration. Or, plug in the USB and watch the celebration video anytime on your computer.

You will have a memorable 80th memento to cherish forever, and you can also share it with family and friends who couldn't attend the event. With VidDay's DVD and USB keepsakes, you can preserve memories forever and ensure the birthday celebration lives on.

Take advantage of this unique opportunity to create a lasting keepsake of a special 80th milestone.

family watching 80th birthday video together

5 Ways to Share Your 80th Birthday Video Gift

Get ready to present the 80th birthday video. Here are different ways to share the video that is sure to make the recipient feel loved and cherished:

  1. Share in person: There's nothing quite like the joy of sharing the video gift in person. Watch the recipient's face light up with happiness as they experience their special 80th birthday video. Whether they laugh or cry tears of joy, it's a magical moment you won't want to miss.

  2. Share online: Can't be there in person? No problem! Share the video gift online using a private link that the recipient can watch from anywhere. With VidDay, you can schedule the email later or instantly send the surprise to their inbox.

  3. Share with SMS: No more boring birthday texts! With VidDay, you can send a personalized text message with their surprise 80th birthday video. Enter the phone number and send it instantly or schedule it for later.

  4. Share with a QR code: Want to add a personal touch to your gift? Download a unique QR code that links to the gift page and print it to add to a card or gift. The recipient can quickly scan the code with their mobile phone to watch the video.

  5. Share with participants: As the creator of the video gift, you have complete control over how to share it with the participants. You can make it viewable for everyone or keep it private, and with just a click of a button, notify everyone that the video gift is available to watch.

Once the recipient has viewed the birthday video, they can conveniently record a heartfelt thank-you message straight from the theatre page, which you and all the participants can cherish.

No matter how you share the birthday video, it's sure to be a memorable and heartwarming experience for everyone involved. So spread the love, and celebrate the 80th milestone occasion in style.

Group Video with a Group Gift Card

With VidDay, you can activate a group gift card so that friends and family invited to submit their video clips or photos can also contribute funds towards a birthday gift card for the recipient.

Attach a gift card to your 80th birthday video montage — invitees can also chip in.
Attach a gift card to your video montage — invitees can also chip in.

That's right — you can send a gift card with your awesome 80th birthday video greeting and give the gift of choice.

The amount you collect is the amount you give, and the recipient receives the funds with their birthday video. They can then claim the funds as a gift card from hundreds of popular retailers or donate them to a charity of choice.

Select Virtual Gift Wrap

In addition to the gift card, VidDay offers digital gift wrap options to make your 80th birthday gift surprise even more special.

Send your 80th birthday video with a beautiful gift wrap effect.
Send your 80th birthday video with a beautiful gift wrap effect.

With just a click of a button, VidDay compiles your messages and photos into a unique video montage ready to share and save.

But before you share the surprise with the recipient, you can choose from various beautiful digital gift wraps to add a personal touch to your gift.

You can choose from confetti, 80th gold, deep blue, dazzling red, virtual hearts, luxury virtual, or purple flower gift wrap options that suit everyone's taste.

Here's a recent 5-star review on Trustpilot from Trudie Earl about making a surprise birthday video for her mom's 80th with VidDay:

I made a Vidday for my Mums 80th birthday with friends, family, and old colleagues participation from all over the world. The process was so easy and Vidday were very supportive — all contributors managed the process even the 80+ year olds! The finished product was amazing, and my Mum has watched it multiple times — and cried each time! ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

Crafting the Perfect Video Greeting for an 80th Birthday

Finding the right words to express your love and appreciation for someone on their special day can be challenging. But don't worry; we're here to help! Let us assist you in finding those perfect words and creating a heartfelt 80th birthday message.

We've curated a list of creative birthday wishes and messages to inspire you and get your creative juices flowing. Plus, we've created a super-awesome birthday wishes generator just for you.

To help you get started, here's a short video of 80th birthday wishes and sayings:

Eighty and Wise: Our Favorite Quotes About Turning 80

Celebrate this 80 milestone birthday with some witty and insightful quotes:

"At 80, I have learned the secret to staying young is to live honestly, eat slowly, and lie about your age." - Lucille Ball

"Eighty is not a milestone age, it's a millstone age." – Helen Hayes

"At 80, I don't feel old. In fact, I don't feel anything until noon. Then it's time for my nap." – Bob Hope

"I can't believe I'm 80! I feel like I just graduated high school a couple of years ago." – Betty White

"Aging seems to be the only available way to live a long life." – Daniel Francois Esprit Auber

"I'm aiming by the time I'm 80 to stop being an embarrassment." – Unknown

"Life is a great big canvas, and you should throw all the paint on it you can." – Danny Kaye

"At 80, I'm still trying to figure out what I want to be when I grow up." – Unknown

Bonus: Fun facts about turning 80

Looking for some fun ideas to include in your video message? We've got you covered. Check out these interesting facts and tidbits about turning 80:

  • Did you know that 80 years is equivalent to approximately 350,400 hours? That's a lot of time to groove!

  • At 80 years old, you've lived through 4 leap years.

  • People in their eighties are often referred to as "the new 70s." So, get ready to turn up the volume and dance to your favorite tunes!

  • The classic decoration colors for an eightieth birthday party are shades of blue, purple, and green — because, at 80, it's all about vibrant hues.

  • At 80, you've likely witnessed many historical events throughout your life, from the Great Depression and World War II to the rise of the internet and smartphones.

  • Some famous stars turning 80 in 2023 include Robert De Niro, Jane Fonda, and Donald Sutherland. So, why not add a little Hollywood glam to your video message and make it a red-carpet affair?

So, let's get this party started and create a birthday video celebrating 80 years of awesomeness.

Happy video-making with VidDay!


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