I received this from Becky Henson who is on our Pearland staff..
ELEMENTS OF A GREAT PARTY
P- PLAN, PLAN, PLAN
A- All Out
R- Remember the DETAILS
T - Theme & Team
Y - Y’all Come . . . Invitations are the 1st Impression!
PLAN, PLAN, PLAN!!!
Even if you want to come off casual . . . plan!!!
Put together a “Dream Team” . . . include your “Creative Geniuses”, your “Work Horses” & your “Detail Folks”!
ASK YOURSELF . . . Why are we having a party? What are we celebrating? Think of who you’re inviting and what would make them feel special! By the end of the party you want to be able to say that you’ve accomplished your goal!!!
THEME WOVEN THROUGHOUT THE PARTY
Who are you inviting?
Will you encourage them to bring a guest?
Invitations . . . be creative . . . will it stand out in the rest of their mail
Decorations – Can people tell there’s a party going on?
Do the decorations convey your theme?
Music – can you hear the party is going on before you see it?
What’s the menu?
How is it presented?
Do you have plenty?
Think about traffic flow.
Make sure you pick music that fits the theme!
WHAT WILL MAKE YOUR GUESTS FEEL WELCOME?
Hosts & Hostesses
· Who will greet your guests?
· Who will thank them for coming when it’s time to go home?
Go with your theme. Be creative!!!!
REMEMBER . . . IT’S ALL IN THE DETAILS!!!