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The Best Graduation Party Planning Ideas

It's time to celebrate with family and friends!

Shawna Newman

May 04, 2021

Discover current grad-party trends and how you can ensure your celebration is like no other this year.
The Best Graduation Party Planning Ideas
The time has finally come that you've been working toward for many years, your graduation! It's time to celebrate. But rather than the standard balloon-filled birthday parties you remember as a child, it’s time for caps and gowns to be the focus! We know you want to celebrate in style, and we're also aware this year is still different for seniors - Which is why we've searched the web for everything you need for the best bash around, even while social distancing. Whether you're helping to throw your own party or you're a parent organizing the perfect party for your student, you’ll simply adore these party examples, chosen for all types of personalities. Many families are looking for ways to save money by becoming their own party planners and event planners. From deciding on a theme and picking out party favors, to creating a guest list, these party ideas will help you create that party checklist and plan that type of party that your friends and family will remember forever.

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Creative Party Concepts & Solutions
These blogs and articles are some of our favorite. They highlight solutions and cover new party elements you may not have considered. And remember, it’s totally okay to brag about your accomplishment with a Class of 2021 yard sign or banner. 35 Awesome Graduation Party Ideas for High School and College

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Unique Party Themes
Your planning process should include creative fun. Try a unique concept that will make your graduation party the event your friends talk about for years. Be sure you’ve nailed down your party theme before you send invitations; you could use your theme choice to help you pick the perfect invite or you create an Instagram-worthy backdrop for your guests. The Great Outdoors Mad Hatter Grad Party Cactus Theme Grad Party Beach Bound Grad Party Party Ideas and Printables Soccer/Football Grad Party Shabby Chic Grad Party Smart Cookie Grad Party Nerdy Grad Party Rose Gold Graduation Do you have more ideas? We’d love to hear them!

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