James Bond Party Theme

Tap into the fictional world of 007.


ABOUT THE THEME

The world of James Bond is one of timeless luxury: Bond orders the most expensive bottles of bubbly paired with caviar, wears custom-made suits, drives Aston Martins and is outfitted with high-tech spy gadgets. In order to throw a proper James Bond party, tasteful opulence is key. The right food, music and entertainment will come together for the perfect secret-agent-approved ambience.

VIBE: Sophisticated

SIMILAR PARTY THEMES: Great Gatsby


Entertainment

ESCAPE ARTIST

James Bond isn’t the only person who can Houdini his way out of a pair of handcuffs. With a live escape artist, your guests will be on the edge of their seats watching a James Bond–esque stunt play out right in front of them.


Entertainment

PIANIST

Set the scene with enchanting piano music. A live musician can read the crowd and pick out songs accordingly, so if the classics aren’t getting people on the dance floor, some swing music will.

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Venue Settings

COCKTAIL LOUNGE

When he’s not chasing down the bad guys, Bond can usually be found at a swanky cocktail spot.

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Food

CANAPÉS

Canapés are gourmet single-bite foods that usually have a cracker or bread base. Recipes are endless, from stuffed mushrooms to roasted pear bruschetta.


Beverage

MARTINIS

The Vesper Martini is the original James Bond drink of choice, but people are more familiar with a good old-fashioned vodka martini—shaken, not stirred.

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Creative Detail

BLACK TIE DRESS CODE

Dressing to the nines is mandatory for pulling off a swanky 007 party. Tell everyone to attend in their finest threads—think cocktail dresses and suits.

Eileen Meny Photography