Are you planning on throwing the best Fourth of July Party this year? If so, you’re at the right place!
Even though organizing a party may be risky and difficult, throwing the best 4th of July Party is not as stressful as it sounds. Even if the “best” is out of the question, you may want to read along to find the top five things you must have at your 4th of July Party this year.
The first thing you must have at your party is your family. Sometimes getting your daughter and her family to come down or getting Aunt Annie to visit may not be so easy.
Although getting your entire tree would be fantastic, if possible, try getting your close relatives and the people you want to share the holiday with to come to your party.
An excellent way to convince your relatives to show up would be sending out cute invitations such as flag-designed ones. These could be bought at party stores as July gets closer. If you want your relatives to see you’re trying hard to make them come, try crafting the invitations yourself. Get your children to help with the coloring and let your imagination flow!
Next, you must have cool decorations to set the mood for your party. First, make sure that your party location is clean and in good condition. If it is at your home, mow the lawn, trim the garden, clean the house. If it is at the park, make sure the place is clean.
Then you can add all of your fun decorations, which may include balloons, streamers, confetti on the tables, banners, bows, etc. You can buy these items at your nearby party store or order things online if you have enough time to wait for them to be shipped. Be sure to pop into the Dollar Tree to check out many of the inexpensive patriotic decorations available!
Some of the most fabulous Fourth of July decorations can be by you! So get creative because cool decorations are a must-have for your party!
You can’t have a Fourth of July Party without the red, white, and blue desserts! If you can, try baking your desserts because there’s nothing better than what is homemade. If you run out of time, supermarkets such as Walmart, Tops Markets, and Wegmans are great when it comes to holiday goodies.
Make sure you have various desserts at your party, including cookies, cupcakes, fruit bowls, and a centerpiece cake. Also, make sure that everything is 4th of July related. Set up a special table to exhibit your desserts and let your guests’ mouths water. Fun, decorative foods add to a patriotic feel for the festivities!
The fourth thing you need for your party is goodie bags! Everyone loves a goodie bag full of surprises, even adults. So have goodie bags for everyone with a 4th of July theme. If you can’t find goodie bags with a 4th of July theme at your party store, try buying solid red, white, and blue ones instead. These colors should be easy enough to find at the dollar stores.
Add sweets and candies, and favor such as whistles, mini-flags, and flag pins. Another goodie everyone will love is a plastic Uncle Sam hat that can be distributed to each guest as they arrive. Your party won’t be the same without the goodies!
Last, what’s a Fourth of July Party without the fireworks? Even if your party can’t administer massive sky lighting fireworks, buying smaller ones to light during the night is a good idea. You can get these anywhere once July arrives, but you try getting them from the supermarket since you want safe fireworks. There you can find firework packages for low prices. While not lighting up the sky, even sparklers and snaps can be loads of fun, especially if you have younger kids at the party.
Make sure to take precautions and all the safety measures needed when the time for the fireworks comes. You don’t want an accident to ruin the night!
So there you have it, five things you must have at your 4th of July Party. Take time with your planning so that you don’t miss any detail. Begin a shopping list now so that your budget doesn’t surprise you; make sure you send out the invitations two weeks before the day and don’t get stressed out about it.
If you start now and pay attention to these details, your party is sure to be a hit. The best party of the year is in your hands!