Are you planning to host a Halloween party that will be discussed for weeks after its celebration? Go plan for some lively spooky things. Few days are left for the Halloween party celebrations. It is one of the greatest holidays that are enjoyed by the kids as well as adults. These celebrations are a combination of scary and humorous events. It might take an additional effort for the host to maintain spooky and scary feeling till the party ends. It all starts from the preparation of party invitations to furnishing party favors. For organizing a great treat, taking care of every single element in advance is ideal.
You can look for some unique Halloween costumes from devils to space freaks, pirates to animations, fairy tales to period costumes and ghouls to toons costumes; get Halloween props of all segments that will best suit your costume. You can order greeters or creatures at the door to welcome the guests; lights, puppets, cross bones and skull, smoke machine, snow, strobes and of course tombstones and graveyards.
Halloween Party Tips and TricksTips to bash a Halloween party
Checkout the key tips to organize a perfect ghostly Halloween event.
Prepare Spooky and Eerie Invitations:
Inviting your guests with scary invitation ideas can add a Halloween effect to your event. Use few scary and weird designs as this may add a Halloween essence to your celebration from the beginning which extends to the other aspect of the celebration. A greatly designed unique Halloween invitation looks more enthusiastic to invite the guests. It provides the details of the place, venue, timings, theme and the costumes to be worn. You can customize the invitation by using scary and haunted backdrops such as grave stones, skeletons, vampires etc.
Decoration and Lighting:
To create a great Halloween ambience, make the venue more frightening. Use black ribbons and orange balloons to decorate the house as combination of orange and black looks ghostly. Hang Jack O’Lanterns with orange lights. Black and orange streamers on the roof will give a ghostly effect to your ambiance. Cover the dinner table with spider net, ghostly faces, skull and plastic bugs. Be creative, Hang spiders, silhouettes of bats on the door, windows and porch. Proper lighting effect will make your Halloween party more ghostly. This theme demands dim, dark and shady lighting; use neon orange colored neon lights in most areas. Hanging balloons filled with little glow sticks, lighting pumpkin spinning balls or hanging chandeliers will look really eerie. Place zombies and glowing skeletons at the corner of the room. Use artificial haze to create a smoky effect.
Serve special Halloween recipes and cocktails to amaze and amuse your guests. Along with the usual recipes, try some ghoulish drinks and dishes such as ladies fingers, spooky soup, and bread of the dead, zombie cupcakes, deviled egg eyeballs, goblins puddings and many more. Try to serve them in scary designed dishes and bowls. Use glowing barware to serve the drinks. Place cross bones with skull, a bleeding hand and fingers, etc as center pieces on the table.
Organize Scary Games:
Arranging some scary and fighting games can makes your Halloween party livelier. Ask the kids and the adults too, for to participating into the games. This can really give an astonishing experience to the players as well as the audience. They will absolutely enjoy the party more than any other visual Halloween decoration. Skeleton scavenger hunt, mummy wrap, spider web, Haunted Halloween walk etc. Ensure that all the guests should participate in at least one of the game.
Surprising Halloween Treats:
Offer Halloween party favors to surprise and delight your guests. Amaze them with special treats such as Halloween masks, flashing eyeball rings, devil horns, and Halloween pumpkins filled with candies, glow necklaces etc. These treats add a chic to the fun and excitement in the party.
Halloween party for kids:
Organizing a Halloween party for the kids could be more interesting, since it should be more funny than scary. Kids can dress up like their favorite cartoon creature and wear some accessories made by using Halloween crafts. Kids enjoy playing games most, so arranging Halloween games for kids and offering prizes could be ideal to encourage the spirit of the participants.
Halloween comes once in a year and you can make your Halloween party successful by planning and organizing it well in advance.