Winter Wonderland Party Theme

Take advantage of winter’s whimsical ambience.


ABOUT THE THEME

Break out of winter hibernation with a blizzardy bash, or celebrate Christmas in July with a winter-inspired fete. Winter-themed parties can be spun into a few different themes: Go the enchanted forest route for something whimsical, incorporate metallic glamour for a New Year celebration or create cozy ski lodge ambience for a playful get-together.

VIBE: Glamorous

SIMILAR PARTY THEMES: Après Ski


Entertainment

STRING QUARTET

It doesn’t get classier than string musicians serenading guests to the dance floor. From Bach to pop, string quartets are well versed in a wide range of genres that can cater to any crowd.


Venue Settings

BALLROOM

Host this glamorous affair in an equally glamorous setting: a ballroom. Ballrooms offer regal architecture, high ceilings and plenty of space for eating, mingling and dancing.

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Food

WHITE-THEMED MENU

Lean into a monochromatic color palette for appetizers and dinner: white queso and mini quesadillas, brie crostini, pita and hummus, cauliflower soup shooters—the possibilities are endless.


Beverage

DIY HOT COCOA BAR

Set up a DIY hot cocoa station where guests mix up a glass of gourmet cocoa perfectly tailored to their tastes. Set out a few different mix-ins, like hot water and steamed milk (and almond milk for a dairy alternative), with marshmallows, mint, peppermint sticks and whipped cream. Add a couple bottles of bourbon for a boozy signature sip.


Creative Detail

PAPER SNOWFLAKES

Decorate the party with paper snowflakes en masse. Supplement with other whimsical white decorations like balloons, birchwood centerpieces and string lights.

VENDORS

Event Designer: Forevermore Events | Floral Designer: Bloomers Flowers & Decor