"What a Special Day":

Candace Cameron Bure's Family Throws Her a Surprise 40th Birthday Party

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Candace Cameron Bure's 40th birthday party was a fête she'll never forget!

The Fuller House star — who turns the big 4-0 on Wednesday, April 6 — was surprised with an awesome croquet-themed soirée thrown by her family and friends over the weekend to celebrate her upcoming milestone birthday.

Thank you to all my friends and family for giving me the most special surprise birthday party! I love you! #candacesfabulous40

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"Surprise! Happy 40th birthday to me! What a special day my husband, best friend, family and friends gave me! Thank you SO much!" Candace captioned an Instagram photo of herself and all her party guests on Sunday, April 3.

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"Croquet for my surprise 40th! #CandacesFabulous40," the star — who has three kids, Natasha, 17, Lev, 16, and Maksim, 14, with husband Valeri Bure — captioned another snapshot from the special event.

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