Tips for Hosting the Perfect Winter Party: From Decor to Drinks!

Tips for Hosting the Perfect Winter Party: From Decor to Drinks!

As the days get shorter and the thermometer continues to drop it is easy to lose motivation to go out and do things you love.

So today we thought we would give you some tips to have the perfect gathering or party with friends or family for the cooler months

Create a Warm & Inviting Atmosphere

One of the most important elements of a winter party is creating a cosy and inviting atmosphere. Use string lights, candles, and soft blankets to create a warm and welcoming space. You can also incorporate a winter theme into your decor with snowflakes, pinecones, and other seasonal items.

Serve Comforting Food & Drinks

Winter is the perfect time to serve comforting food and drinks. Consider serving warm soups, stews, and casseroles, as well as hot cocoa, mulled wine, and other seasonal beverages. Check out our recipe blog for some great winter recipe inspo. Make sure to have vegetarian, vegan, and gluten-free options available for guests with dietary restrictions.

Serve Some Cocktails

Just because it’s cold doesn’t mean you can’t indulge in cocktails! Mix up some winter cocktails like peppermint martinis, eggnog or spiced cider. Make sure you have enough glassware, shakers, and other equipment needed for mixing and serving drinks.

Don't Forget the Music

Music is an important element of any party. Create a playlist with classic tunes and other winter-themed songs to set the mood and keep the party going.

Plan Activities

If you have an outdoor space, you can plan outdoor activities that your guests can enjoy. You can set up a hot chocolate station, a s'mores station, or a fire. You can also set up some great indoor activities like board games, karaoke, or a movie screening.

With a little bit of planning and creativity, you can create a warm and welcoming space that your guests will love.

Remember, the most important thing is to enjoy the company of your guests and have a good time!