Fun Party Ideas + Creative Party Themes
= the Best Parties Ever!
Are you looking for quick party ideas? Do you need to find ideas for invitations, themes, decorations, activities, games, favors, prizes, food?
If so, check out the fun party theme ideas below. Mix them with a dash of your own creativity and they're the recipe for a perfect party.
Have you hosted or attended a great theme party yourself? If so, please take a moment it to share about it here!
For the ultimate diva party combine some ideas from our pink vogue party with others from our home spa and chocolate parties and create your own signature pink diva cocktail or mocktail to serve your diva friends.
There's no limit to the number of themes that can be used for inspiration to build a one of a kind, uniquely YOURS party!
Order a Custom Invitation Poem for Your Theme Party
Party Ideas / Party Themes
Bat Mitzvah Parties
- Make that right of passage, coming of age ceremony, memorable with one of these 6 Bat Mitzvah party themes. Themes include party ideas for everything from decorations to activities.
Board Game Parties
- Give new life to classic boardgames like Parcheesi, Scrabble, Clue, Twister, Monopoly and more by building theme parties around them. Surprise your guests with your creative twist on board game favorites.
Bollywood Party - Plan a unique and colorful party with Indian flair and be sure to cook up some delicious Bollywood style traditional Indian recipes from FoodIndia.com and iFoodTV.com.
Casino Theme Party
- Roll the dice and deal your friends an invitation card to a fantabulously fun casino party. Whether you go with a black tie chic James bond theme or a country casual western poker saloon theme, your guests will have the time of their lives.
Great Friends + Mouthwatering Chocolate = A deliciously fun Chocolate Fondue Party!
Christmas Tea Party
- Tea parties create a wonderful retreat at anytime, but especially at Christmas. What could be cozier than sipping tea with your friends, surrounded by the beauty and aroma of Christmas.
- Plan an elegant evening with friends by mixing up some fun and exotic cocktails. Create a relaxed atmosphere with soft lighting and your favorite light music. Then, add some delicious bite-sized sweets and appetizers and enjoy.
Funky Nail Art Party
- Have the girls over for the ultimate girly-girl party. Kick back, chat and paint creative designs on each other's nails.
Garden Party - Celebrate the beauty and bounty of Mother Nature's handiwork by hosting a party in your backyard. Make it as simple or elegant as you like and be sure to serve up recipes made from fresh produce from your garden.
Gotham Party - Step into a world of mystery and intrigue and plan a party around the backdrop and characters of Gotham city.
Graduation Party - Ideas for a graduation party, including themes, invitations, activities, and decorations.
- Create memorable invitation/name tags with your guests' "Hawaiian" names. Decorate with grass table skirts, garden torches and colorful flowers. Lay out a smorgasbord of tropical fruit and simple finger foods or serve popular Hawaiian luau recipes. Play Hawaiian party music while you do the limbo. Have hula hoop competitions or play traditional ancient Hawaiian games. For resources and more Hawaiian luau party ideas go to our
Hawaiian Luau Party Ideas Page!
Home Spa Party
- Host a relaxing, luxurious evening for the girls. Hire professionals to pamper your guests or create a tranquil atmosphere yourself using the spa party ideas on our Home Spa Party page. Whatever you choose to do, your guests will love you for it.
Ice Cream Party - Plan a good old fashioned ice cream social to celebrate national ice cream day or just because. Whip up a delicious ice cream cake, decorate in ice cream parlor style, play ice cream games, and top your party off with all kinds of sweet treats.
Mardi Gras Party
- Plan a fun and colorful Mardi Gras party. Enjoy lively music, dress up in beautiful costumes, and create one of a kind party masks.
- Have a ball and invite guests to reinvent themselves in dramatic costumes and mask. Discover the fun and excitement of celebrating incognito with a variety of masquerade party theme ideas.
Movie Night Theme Party
- Ideas that range from simple movie nights at home with friends to full out Hollywood movie premiere parties. Includes free printable movie ticket invitations and movie trivia.
- Charge up the camera batteries and roll out the red carpet. It's time for a glitz and glam party that celebrates the movies and celebrities we love.
- Roll out the barrel and yank up your lederhosen... and while your at it... brush up on the chicken dance. Oh! And don't forget to offer a hearty welcome to all of your friends and neighbors. After all, who could possibly resist an invitation to a good old-fashioned German Oktoberfest party.
- Ideas for a French themed party, stamped with class, romance, and fun.
- Host a pirate themed party. Dress up, and make cool invitations and name tags. Learn how to speak pirate and plan to include one of our many pirate party ideas, games, and activities.
Pole Dance Party
- For the perfect mix of fitness and fun, dare to be different and invite your friends to join you for some pole dancing lessons. Whether you find a studio or hire a professional to teach at your home, you will laugh, stretch, swing, and slide your way to the time of your life.
- Anytime of the year is a perfect time to host a pool party. Even if the weather's not cooperating and summer is months away, consider pooling funds together with friends and holding your party at an indoor swimming pool or hotel instead of outdoors.
Presidential Inauguration Party Ideas
- Celebrate the swearing in of the new President by hosting an inauguration party. You don't have to go to Washington to participate in this historical event.
Sex and the City Party
- Celebrate your girl friendships in true diva style with a Sex and the City party. Laugh, cry, and toast your relationships in chic fashion with tasty hors d'œuvres, cosmopolitan drinks, and bold conversation.
Singing Bee Party
- Love the new NBC Singing Bee show? Why not host a unique party and challenge your friends to a Singing Bee of their own.
Super Bowl Party
- Host a super bowl party with lots of great food, activities and friends.
Sweet 16 Parties
- Ideas for hosting a sweet 16 party, including winter wonderland themes, spa themes, hollywood party themes, and more.
Urban Legends Party
- An Urban Legends party is both unique and fun. You'll find great resources, free printable invitations, and all the food, activity, and decorating ideas you'll need to plan an Urban Legends Party listed on our Urban Legends Party page. Check it out!
Valentine Theme Ideas - Valentine themes for church parties as well as games and activities for couples and family parties.
Wine and Cheese Party
- For a classy evening of savory sipping and conversation, host a wine and cheese party! Add a challenge or two and invite guests to determine the names of various wines and cheeses based on a blind taste test.
9 Adult Party Theme Ideas
Party Recipes and Ideas offers free step by step photo recipes with
shopping lists and planning guides - party food ideas when you're cooking for a crowd!
Your e-mail will never be shared with anyone.
Do you have a party theme you'd like to see featured on this site?
If so, please fill in the form below.
Subscribe to our Girl Stuff e-zine and get a free Beauty Tips e-book.
Feb 10, 20 05:20 PM
Fill in the blanks for this love letter mad lib and enjoy reading it back at your next valentine party, bridal shower, all girl get-together or birthday party.
Feb 08, 20 10:52 PM
This Oscar trivia will test you on how much you remember about the Academy Award ceremonies that celebrate the best movies ever made. Updated February 8, 2020.
Feb 08, 20 11:34 AM
Guess the titles of these romantic movies from their synonymous alternate titles. A fun and challenging game for a Valentine Day party, bridal shower, or cozy evening conversing with your sweetheart.