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    Quote Originally Posted by FearlessLeader View Post
    Well I personally think champagne is obligatory at a 1st b'day, its just as much a celebration for mum and dad for their 1 year as parents milestone. I would say something like 'we are providing basic bbq and soft drink, please byo any extras'
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    I wouldn't provide it, I don't like the adults drinking at my kids party.

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    At a park, no.

    At my house, I have had beer and wine in the fridge, but it didn't get used. I didn't offer it to anyone at my daughter's 5th birthday in May, probably because I forgot as I never drink. I was offered a glass of wine at a 5 year old's party I went to on Sunday at their house.

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    Quote Originally Posted by darla87 View Post
    See this annoys me a bit. I'm an adult, I work hard and have very little free time. If I choose to have a couple of drinks at a kids party, who is that hurting? Provided I can still drive and care for children. Of course if the host doesn't specify I wouldn't bring/ expect drinks. We always provide some alcohol, soft drinks and juice no matter the occasion.

    As for the OP. if I received that invite I wouldn't bring any alcohol. I don't think you need to mention it at all
    I wouldn't drive with my kids in the car even after one drink.

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    I don't drive after drinking either, but she is well within her rights - according to the law.

    Quote Originally Posted by BigRedV View Post
    I wouldn't drive with my kids in the car even after one drink.

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    I only attend kids parties if I can get drunk.

    It honestly doesn't bother me, so long as no ones drunk. Can't say I've ever provided alcohol for a kids party. But each to their own.

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    Thanks everyone. I might invite people to byo alcohol, I don't think anyone I'm inviting to the party would get drunk and I think a few glasses of wine or beer is nice with a picnic and might add to the party atmosphere.

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    No I wouldn't say BYO..... Especially at the park.

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    Quote Originally Posted by sockstealingpoltergeist View Post
    I only attend kids parties if I can get drunk.
    Bwahahahahaaa

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    We have always had and supplied alcohol at our kids parties, it's generally a very big get together and it's nice to have a glass of wine with friends and have a chat. Most of the man folk will have a beer and a good chin wag in many ways I think it is part of our Australian culture it's what we do. Nobody ever gets rottenly drunk.

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