Let’s be honest, we’ve all been to that Halloween party that was thrown together at list minute.
To ensure your Halloween party isn’t a total snooze fest, we’ve compiled some fun tips and tricks that will guarantee that your party is the most talked about ghoul gathering of the season. So here’s how you get ready to throw the most frighteningly good party of all time.
First, you’re going to need a theme. You could go with the usual crowd pleaser: a simple haunted house theme is easy and allows for lots of creative options. Or you could choose something a little more out of the ordinary. Try out a freak show theme or a seriously creepy Michael Myers inspired party! Not into scary stuff? Why not try out a Buffy the Vampire Slayer or a True Blood theme?
Having cool decorations is key to throwing a good party. Here are some easy decorating ideas that will give your get together that extra spook factor. Use a black light on some store bought cob webs – they glow. Turn off all other lights and use candles – instantly creepy. Here are a link to a few more simple but scary ideas. https://homebnc.com/best-diy-halloween-outdoor-decorations/
If you want to throw a really memorable party, you’re going to have to get creative and serve more than just beer and pizza. Luckily, there’s endless fun and festive recipes to choose from. Check out this site for some delish ideas. http://www.food.com/ideas/halloween-party-food-recipes-6177
What’s a good Halloween party without a good cocktail to keep the party going all night long? The drinks on this site look fabulously fierce. http://manjr.com/2015/lifestyle/put-some-spirits-into-your-halloween-cocktails-2/
Definitely important is having good music. Make sure to mix it up with some up-beat dance tunes to ensure your guests don’t get sick of hearing “Thriller” and the “Monster Mash” all night.
And don’t forget about your costume. The host’s costume can set the tone for the night. Let your guests know well in advance that they should come in costume and be prepared for a frightfully good time.
So, now you’re ready to throw the best Halloween Party ever. Have fun!
The Ballroom is booked for the Halloween season this year but remember us for next year or for any other great parties you may be planning. Call Kathy at 503.474.0264.