Everyone loves a good party, and one of the fun things about party-planning is deciding on a unique theme that’ll separate your event from all the others. While it might take some brain-storming and some internet-surfing to find that perfect idea, it will be worth it when you do. Forming a distinct and cohesive theme for your party will not only give your party a unified look, but it will also give you a direction that you can just run with and have a lot of fun creating!
An air hockey-themed party is a great idea for so many reasons. For one, it is incredibly versatile. Whether you want to throw a sports-themed gathering for adults or have an entertaining birthday party for your child, an air hockey theme is perfect for so many different events. It is casual and comfortable, and when it is paired with delicious food and fun games, this theme will not disappoint. In this article, we will give you tips on how you can organize your air hockey-themed party to ensure that it’s a success.
Have Fun with the Decor
Because an air hockey theme inherently has a more relaxed, laid-back feel to it, you do not need to go heavy on the decorations. One easy idea that the kids will love is to decorate the tables to look like the surface of an air hockey table. You can do this by covering the table in a white tablecloth and then using blue and red tape to embellish the design. As with most themed parties, posters and props that coincide with your party’s air hockey theme will also help your party to remain cohesive while providing your guests with the right atmosphere.
Food That Will Impress
Food is one of the quintessential parts of any gathering. If the food is mediocre, chances are that the rest of the party will be too. This is why it is so important to make sure the food at your air hockey-themed party is both delicious and exciting at the same time. A great way to do this is to create recipes inspired by your party’s theme.
For an air hockey-themed party, you can offer your guests a variety of items that will make them think about your party’s overall concept. For example, you could serve chocolate pucks: chocolate cookies of your choice or even brownies cut in the shape of a hockey puck. It’d also be a fun idea to serve food that typically reminds people of sports, such as concession stand staples. Hot dogs, pizza, and popcorn are not only sports-fan favorites, but they also go perfectly with the casual, laid-back atmosphere of your air hockey-themed event.
Activities and Games
If you are hosting an air hockey-themed party, then presumably one of your party’s main attractions should be air hockey itself. Since only 2 people can play a game of air hockey at a time, if you are planning on renting air hockey tables, you should definitely consider renting multiples so that several of your guests can play at the same time. A fun twist is to separate your party into two teams, using two colors of your choice, to face off against each other. You can hand-out different colored jerseys to each team or offer face-painting so the two teams can display their colors with pride.
We are Here to Help
At Creative Events Services, our party planners love to work alongside people who have a vision for their events. If you live in Boston, Hartford, or New York and you are thinking of hosting an air-hockey-themed party, our professionals can help inspire, plan, and execute a memorable event that will be enjoyable for both you and your guests.
There is no end to our ideas on your party’s decor, food, and entertainment, and we believe that these are the elements that make any party successful. We want your guests to be talking about your party for years to come, and with our help, they will be. If you are interested in the services we offer, look around our website for more information or contact us directly with any questions. We look forward to helping you plan your next event.