First: Take a deep breath and relax because your upcoming
Sweet 16 party is going to be great. It’ll be one that your friends will
talk about for years to come. Although it might seem overwhelming now, all of
the endless planning and effort will be all worth it!
If you’ve just begun planning your ultimate sweet 16 party
you may not have picked a theme yet. And when it comes to any party or
momentous occasion, establishing a theme should be at the top, if not the first
thing, of your list. Which is why we’ve decided to dedicate this week’s blog
post to “Our Top Party Themes for your Sweet 16.”
When it comes to our top party themes for your Sweet 16, you
may be familiar with none or all of them. But it is our hope that our list will
inspire you to get your creative juices flowing and put the fun back into party
planning! So, let’s take a look at some of the unique, party ideas that you can
have for your Sweet 16.
- Single Color Party Theme: Imagine a room decorated in all
white or maybe, your favorite color. From the invitations to your guests’
attire to the centerpieces to the lighting, you can really make a party stand
out by only using one color. You may already be familiar with an all-white
themed party but have you thought about how different an all-pink or an
all-blue party could be?
- Winter Luau: Just because your birthday is in the winter,
doesn’t mean you can’t still celebrate like its summer! Use tropical-themed
décor, palm trees and beach umbrellas to help warm up your guests from the
- Masquerade Ball: Hand out masks at the door for your friends
to put on and have a ball with this unique party idea for your Sweet 16.
- 60s, 70s or 80s Era Party: Travel back in time with your
friends. You’ll be surprised to learn of how many great dance songs came from
- Tiffany’s Theme: Are you familiar with the popular jewelry
store Tiffany’s? The colors are Teal and White. Incorporating these signature
colors, and breaking out your best pearls, can really make any party look
sophisticated and elegant.
Of course, there are plenty of other themes out there such
as Hollywood, Sports, Vintage, etc. The most important thing to ask yourself is
what best suits your personality? After you figure this out, you’ll realize
that establishing the best party theme for your Sweet 16 is a lot easier than
You’re next step may be to find the perfect event venue to host
your Sweet 16. If you’re in the NJ area, we welcome you to visit our Weddings
& Events page on The Wilshire Grand Hotel website to learn about the event
spaces we have available. We’re conveniently located in West Orange, NJ.
Until next week,The Wilshire Grand Hotel