If you have a celebration coming up, a party is a great way to mark any occasion. It can be as simple as a rooftop occasion or as big as booking a venue. Here are a few ideas to help make your party an unforgettable experience for your guests:
Offer prizes for competitions
Whether you’re planning an office party or throwing a party for your friends for Halloween or Christmas, competitions at parties are always a fun idea. It helps you enforce a “dress code” while also offering a unique twist to your party. Offering prizes for the best costume helps people go all out with their outfits, which can enhance any party.
For example, you can set up a competition for the best Halloween costumes or the most unique naughty Christmas sweaters. You’re bound to get some great looks showing up at your party, so don’t forget to take lots of pictures. Or hire a photographer for the event. You can’t let a costume party go by without snapshots to remember the amazing costumes.
Scandalous card games can be a big yes
If you want to add some flavor to your party, don’t be afraid of the kinds of card games that get people really thinking or laughing. Dark humor isn’t off the table when you start browsing card games for your party. While you’ll want to think about your guests and avoid potentially offending people, fun card games that get people out of their comfort zone can actually make for a great party experience, as well as bring your friends closer.
Hire party planners
If you have a big party coming up and you want to make sure it hits the mark so that you can impress your guests or simply have it be the most unforgettable party that your friends have ever been to, consider hiring party planners.
They can make it an experience that allows for ideas and creativity that you may have never thought of doing. Yes, they cost money, but if you have the budget or the desire for a stellar party, party planners can make that happen. Event planners can be ideal for those kinds of parties that need to be professional or are a large-scale event like a wedding.
Old-school games aren’t out of the question
From Twister to Spin-the-Bottle, the games that you played as a kid in high school may or may not be a good idea for your parties now, but why not give it a try? If anything, it will be a nostalgic experience for your guests and can be a great way to bring back memories from the old days, especially if you’re one of the lucky ones who still has friends from your childhood. For smaller, intimate parties, it’s a great idea to keep it simple and focus on your close friends.
Set up karaoke
We have to tell you that one of the best ways to ensure that your guests have a good time is to throw a karaoke party. There’s nothing quite like having everyone make a fool out of themselves and when it comes to karaoke, you’ll be pleasantly surprised at how many of your friends really can’t sing and really don’t care.
You’ll also come to find how many friends have a hidden musical talent that you never knew about. There could be a star in your midst. All that to say, any party that has karaoke is bound to be one that will have plenty of laughs, and who knows, maybe even tears? In a good way.
If you want your party to be an amazing success, consider these tips mentioned above. From simple backyard parties to larger, planned events, parties with games and entertainment can be something that your guests talk about for months to come. Celebrations should be like this.