Have you just moved into your new Plano apartment, and now want to show it off? Are you celebrating a job promotion? Is it time to celebrate a holiday? No matter the occasion, planning the perfect apartment party is easier than you may think. With a little time and effort, your bash can be one everyone is talking about for a long time—and for all the right reasons. Here are some things to consider when planning your apartment party.
Pick a Theme
Do you want your party to be centered on karaoke, wine and cheese, or perhaps board games? If you can’t decide, why not have attendees vote on various ideas. Once you’ve figured this out, shop discount stores for party decorations and supplies.
Planning an apartment party is a good excuse to get rid of some junk and get organized. Take into account space issues such as seating and entertainment. Will you need an area for dancing? Will a buffet table be set up? Rearrange the furniture in your apartment to form a safe and comfortable space for your guests. Start early enough and you won’t feel overwhelmed.
Create the Right Environment
Now that you know what type of party you’re having, it’s time to focus on the details. Choose lighting, music and food that fit your theme. String lights or candles can create a pleasant atmosphere. Depending on space limitations, food and beverages can be arranged at various places throughout the apartment or at one or two stations.
Put the Word Out
Once you’ve worked out the logistics, let your guests know the details of your party well enough in advance so that they can put it on their calendars. Facebook and other social media are great ways to advertise your event. Post flyers around your apartment building to let your neighbors know what’s happening.
The Cottages at Tulane offer a number of possibilities when it comes to social activities and recreation, including a driving range, sports courts, a pool, and a billiards room. Call (972) 964-2600 today for a tour of our apartments and to find out more about our community.