The secret getting out ahead of time is the most common way for a surprise party to go awry, but it’s far from the only way such a gathering can be torpedoed. For instance, one woman went through the painstaking process of planning a surprise party at home for her husband, only to see him walk through the door with his mistress. Can you imagine the chaos that followed? Everyone in attendance was probably hesitant to even be in the vicinity of a surprise party for years after that debacle.
To that end, Redditors have revealed the most disastrous surprises they’ve witnessed at a party, and maybe we should put a moratorium on these kinds of celebrations moving forward.