The summer season is a holiday season that is filled with outdoor activities, garden and beachside parties, refreshing drinks, and loads of fun to go with. Have all your relatives or close friends gathered to have some fun, turn up the heat and cool off with some of the best and creative summer party themes and ideas like picnic lunches, pool parties, rooftop entertainment, and outdoor sports. The biggest joy of a summer party is having nice weather and celebrating with friends outdoor. This may involve gathering at the backyard, a meet at the local garden/park, or going to a sandy beach to soak some sun; we bring to you a collection of awesomely creative and doable summer theme party ideas.
Bring out your adventurous spirits for the long, sun-soaked days to make the most of the summer vacation, as these long days with the warm weather obviously call for a celebration. Host your guests in style with our very useful party planning tips and summer theme party ideas to have the best season bash yet. You don’t need any occasion, the summer vacation is an occasion in itself to have a celebration.
Fun-in-the-Sun Summer Party Ideas
Color Carnival – A Rage of Colors
Combine some really colorful party decor stuff and turn your garden or lawn area to look as bright as the rainbow. This fun and vibrant summer holiday party idea that has the perfect elements, right from bright streamers to delicious and colorful snacks is a really lovable thing. With some whipped up pasta salad as a summer cookout staple, brightly colored and scooped summer fruits, and hydrating drinks you could make sure that summer garden party is a huge hit. Colorful vases that are a pretty mix of garden roses, sweet peas, and ranunculus could look just glamorous as decors with a gilded finish.
Spiked Lemonade Bar – An Upgrade to the Childhood Favorite
All things that are citrus make great for a summer party. A summer treat turned holiday party theme that is drenched with refreshment. Celebrate this season with a summer holiday party revolving around your favorite childhood drink – ‘Lemonade’. Use a DIY lemonade stand to creatively display all your treats and keep the food simple and light to go perfectly with your summer theme party ideas. It would be best to have treats that POP, like, popcorn, popsicles, and some colorful citrus flavored bubble gum. Make a colorful backdrop to add a pop of color to your party and also place some treat bags as summer party favours your guests would love.
Ice Cream Social – I Scream, You Scream, We All Scream For Ice Cream!
All of us out there will definitely scream out to listen to the idea of a summer holiday party that is as cute and cool as an ice cream. Just gather together some really colorful and creative decoratives like ice cream cones/ yarn garlands along with some colorful balloons to make for some cool summer party decor ideas. Get a huge ice cream cake topped off with some glittery whipped cream to be the showstopper of your party. Everyone would love it. In the food menu, you could include snacks like mini pretzel twists served in colorful cones, popcorn, and a healthy fruit salad served in cute little flat bottom cones.
Picnic Party – A Twist on the Classic
With everything in bloom, summer is the perfect time to go for a picnic party with lots of colorful and floral decorations, with bugs and butterflies, and many other cool ideas that go into making beautiful set up for picnic party decors. Make yummy finger food and serve delicious seasonal colorful veggies along with some flavour bursting dips and top your cupcakes with green grass-like frosting. Use a cookie cutter and cut some melon into cute servable shapes, like melon flower skewers in your summer garden party. Also include some fun games to play outdoors, like a fun-filled scavenger hunt that sends everyone on a trek to find the hidden treasures around the yard.
Summer Movie Night – A Blockbuster Night
This summer, have the best party holidays as you gang up with some friends to watch a movie blockbuster. The big-screen set up in your backyard is a dream come true for some cheap party holidays that let him watch an award-winning film right outside his house with minimal cost. All you need to do is toss out some blankets and cosy pillows around your lawn area and put together some flavoured popcorn and mocktails. Project your all-time favorite family flick just on the side of your house and host your private drive-in movie right under the stars as the perfect summer garden party.
Beach High Tea – An Epic High Tea Party On The Beach
On a summer’s day, this beach high tea party makes perfect sense. With so many great ideas on this summer theme party ideas you could set up your own dining space with some ocean-hued table coverings with lots of shells, and other beach items scattered on the table. A wonderful set of ideas for last minute party holidays, you could have the kids and everyone else just jump into the sea to have some fun, because anything that involves water is an incredible idea of fun. Just pull out some watercolors and go painting on the shells and have some surfside cookout with grilled foods like hot dogs, burgers, or Hawaiian pizzas. Play beach volleyball, the favorite beach sport and give away cool neon-colored sunglasses in beach buckets as summer party favours. So bring the surf and enjoy your summer holiday party at the beach.
Camp Party – Camp Out Some Adventure
Gather some of your friends who love to explore and have a blast at a camping-themed holiday party. This is a good choice for last minute party holidays that just involves setting up tents to give your party goers a shady spot to enjoy lives at their pace. Camping is also a cheap party holidays idea that forms a favorite summer pastime theme. As for the activities, you could paint rocks, sing campfire songs, play the old-fashioned tug-of-war game. Food can be as simple as roasted hot dogs, a cake topped with oreo, graham crackers, and s’mores topped with chocolate chips and mini marshmallows.