Planning to organize a party this coming Easter? For sure this would be fun!
However, organizing parties can be difficult, especially with occasions like Easter where most of the attendees are kids. They can be loud and difficult to handle and if you don’t plan well, the event will be stressful.
Any party host knows that preparation is the key to a successful event. So to help you plan a fun party in a less stressful way, here are few tips to follow:
Make your home safe for children
Most Easter parties are outdoor parties organized in the backyard of your home. This is more convenient for you so you can easily prepare the venue and the food. To make your guests feel welcome, be sure to clean your house before the event. Also, stack away items that can easily break. You should also hide dangerous items like detergents, cleaning solution and more. Safety hazards like pointy home fixtures and electricity plugs should also be covered. Remember, you are dealing with kids, so it best to be extra careful.
Set a theme and prepare the party basic based on it
In this party's case you, already have a theme, which is Easter. So, what you need is prepare the party basics such as invitation, food, utensils, venue designs and giveaways according to this theme. Bunnies and eggs are the usual theme during Easter but you can play with colours to make the party unique.
Prepare a separate food and utensils for the parents
Typically, plastic cups and paper plates are used during kid’s parties but if you want, you can provide proper dinnerware and utensils to your guests. Online shops like Harris Scarfe offers dinner sets made of thick plastic material that is both trendy, functional and convenient to use. With this, you do not have to worry about the kids breaking their plates and endangering their safety.
Prepare activities for the kids and the parents
You should see this event as opportunity for parents and their kids to bond, so prepare activities that both of them would love. Aside from egg-hunting activities, you can set a table where parents and children can decorate eggs, pet bunnies, or face paint. These are just some of the fun ideas that would make your party worth attending.
Cook scrumptious dishes
Above all else, make sure you prepare food your guests will love. They would appreciate it if you cook the food, but it would save you time if you buy them. Cakes or cupcakes for example can be easily ordered online, instead of baking them.
The tips above are just some of the things you need to follow when organizing your Easter party. Regardless of how you simple or grand you want the party to be, make sure the wellness and happiness of your guests, the kids and their parents, is your priority. This will help you provide them a fun and unique party this Easter.