July 4th Party Time.
6 Quick and Easy Steps To Plan The Perfect Party.
Easy Party Games, issue #002 - July 4th Party - Time To Plan
In this issue....
You will learn how to put together the perfect July the 4th party, with these 6 quick and easy steps.
Even if you're not American, that's no reason not to have a party! So start planning your 4th of July party that everyone will be talking about for months to come.
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July the 4th is fast approaching, so you know what that means don't you?
Yes, it's party time!
I have recently added some special
4th July pages to my site.
There are lots of ideas for planning, and ideas for all your July 4th party needs, including the must have Party Games.
So, if you're thinking of having a July 4th party here are some basic guidelines to get you started, and start you must, it's July next week!
Don't worry if you've left it a bit late, these ideas can be done really quickly and easily.
1. The Venue:
Decide where you're going to have your party. At home, (good for small numbers). The local park or beach, A friends house, (ask them first!).
You may still be able to hire a venue, such as a church hall, function center or restaurant.
Choose your venue to suit the number of guests.
2. The Invitations:
Get the invitations out as quickly as you can. Check out the online versions where you can print them off yourself. If you or the kids are creative, why not make your own?
If you're really pushed for time, email the invitation.
3. The Catering:
First, decide what type of food you want to serve. BBQ, Burgers, Hot Dogs, various finger food, salads?
Just cold food, or just hot food, or a bit of both?
Who will prepare it, you alone, or will you ask your friends and family to help out?
I like the idea of everyone bringing a plate of food, it makes light work of the catering, provides a good variety and gets everyone involved. Make a list of what food you want to serve, and ask everyone to choose from the list. A very Australian way of catering!
Of course, there are many cafes and local restaurants that will provide the catering for you, at a cost. Book now to avoid disappointment.
Catering staff can also be hired if your party is more formal, again book early to avoid disappointment.
4. Party Needs:
If you don't want to use your best china, then stock up with paper plates, cutlery, napkins and table cloths. There are great designs available to suit the 4th July theme.
Get all these party needs quickly and easily, including your decorations. Theme your July 4th party with balloons, streamers, bunting, and lots of flags, all available from Shindigz.com...Great Party Supplies at Low Prices
5. Party Costumes:
Having a costume party with the 4th July theme is a great way to get everyone involved.
Make sure that your guests have time to get their costumes. Check out these most popular costumes this year available at guaranteed low prices.
If you've left it a bit late, make it optional and then get some star spangled hats for all your guests, and hand them out on arrival along with a flag to wave. Available from Shindigz.com...Great Party Supplies at Low Prices
6. Party Games:
My web site
has heaps of easy games to play for all ages.
Last months newsletter gave you
The Best Party Games For Kids,
which focused on some fun games ideas for large groups to play outdoors.
You only need to plan for about 2-3 party games. Keep it simple.
Here are a few ideas to consider.
* A fun game of Baseball.
* Have a Pinata- July 4th Red, White and Blue Patriotic Star and Streamers design available at Shindigz.com...Great Party Supplies at Low Prices.
- great outdoor or indoor game for all ages.
* July the 4th Trivia Game, good for an indoor party. Trivia games are included in these fun and beautiful printable games! A total of EIGHT fantastic celebration ideas in this 4th of July Games Pack!
* Balloon Games
with red white and blue balloons, the kids will love.
* Music games such as musical chairs and musical statues that everyone can join in.
- Tailor the charades to July 4th, Independence day people, places and things.
By following these 6 easy steps, and including some fun easy to play party games, you will have a party to remember.
Have a great July 4th party.
If you have any comments, ideas or feedback,
please contact me.
I'd love to hear from you. It's easy to do, simply reply to this e-zine and tell me what you think!
I look forward to sharing some more best party games ideas in my next e-zine, so keep a look out in your mail box.
All the best
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