Who doesn’t love a party? A chance to get together with friends and family and make memories you can look back on and laugh. Whether it’s for a birthday, anniversary, celebrating a birth or simply just because it has been a while since you all got together, parties are always much anticipated and enjoyed.
Planning a party is something you either love or loathe. Some people love thinking about all the little details and relish in the planning. On the other hand, planning a party can often be stressful when think that the success of the event relies solely on you.
There are a few things you can do however to make sure you plan for everything and organize the best party possible.
- Make a list: The first thing you should do is make a list. This may sound simple but writing everything down helps to make sure you don’t forget anything. You can add to the list anything you think of at a later date or if something takes your fancy you can jot it down.
- Set a date: Next you need to set a date for your party. It is a good idea to try and pick a time and date that you know they majority of your guests will be able to attend. If you are celebrating a specific important date, such as a birthday or anniversary, the temptation will be to hold your party on that day. But if that day falls midweek, you may want to wait till the weekend to hold your party when your guests are less likely to be busy with work commitments.
- Food: What’s a good party without some delicious party food? No matter what time of day you hold your party, your guests will expect to be fed so you need to consider what type of food you wish to serve. Buffets and BBQ’s are often the most popular choice for parties are people can help themselves to what they want and you can provide a wide variety of food so there will be something even the pickiest of eaters will enjoy. Don’t forget to include some veggie options for anyone who doesn’t eat meat.
- Entertainment: Entertainment for your party maybe something else you wish to consider. Whether it’s a singer or band to get everyone up dancing, or a comedian or magician to entertain your guests while they eat; the right entertainment can really make a party and keep people talking about your event for years to come. If you are planning for children to attend your party, you may want to consider a children’s entertainer to keep them occupied during the party so they don’t get bored with all the “adult stuff”. It will also allow mum and dad some much valued peace and time to themselves.
- Photo booths: To make your party unique and different, you could consider hiring a photo booth. Photo booths in Sydney are becoming an increasingly popular and trendy choice to add something a little different to your party. Photo booths give your party a unique talking point. They often come supplied with novelty props for your guests to use and try on and have some good giggles taking fun and silly photos of themselves.
Organizing your party doesn’t need to be a headache. Preparation is the key. Think about what kind of party you want to have and find unique and edgy way to make it a party to remember. Exciting entertainment and fun attractions, such as a photo booth, will give your guests something to talk about and remember. Just remember to enjoy yourself at your party too; after all you will have put in all the hard work!