10 Graduation Party Ideas to Wow Your Guests

Updated: Mar 11

Graduation is coming around the corner! We know you can't wait to celebrate your child's hard work! At All Star, we are already taking orders for parties this summer, big or small, we want to help you make your event special. It is never too early to start planning your child’s graduation party, here are some helpful tips that will make your party fun and unique! When you finish reading, check out our website and Pinterest board for more inspiration

1.Unique Photo Backdrop

Pallet walls, flower walls, drapery, and green hedge walls are the best ways to create a beautiful background for your grad party photos. Make your party stand out from all the others by capturing memories of your graduate and all their friends, they will have these fun photos to hold onto for a lifetime!

2. Chalkboard

Customized chalkboard walls or easels are the way to go to make your celebration unique! Whether it highlights your high school mascot, your future college, or the unforgettable memories from the last eighteen years, this piece will be sure to catch eyes! You can also use it to point your guests in the right direction of your party or pose in front to capture once in a lifetime memories!

3. Linens With School Spirit

Linens are the easiest way to show your school spirit representing your high school or your future college plans! Work together with your planner to come up with a creative layout for guest tables, food tables, gift tables, memory tables, and high tops. Then decide which colors to use where to make the space resemble your vision!

4. Memory Board

Using a pallet wall or a trifold, hang up pictures from the graduate’s first trip around the sun to their last day as a high school senior. Friends and family will be able to reminisce about good times and become more excited for the great times to come. Your senior will see how far they have come and you can have fun creating it together!

5. Concessions

Cotton candy, popcorn, slushies, snow cones, oh my! Pick your favorite or get them all, your guests won’t be able to resist stopping back at the snack table for seconds. This is also a low maintenance option if you do not want to cook a whole meal or are having an open house style party. Renting these machines is a low cost option that will keep kids and adults happy!

6. Balloon Arch

Balloon arches are a beautiful and fun way to decorate any party. Use them for photos, over an entrance way, over the food table, or around the memory wall. Your friends and family will be complimenting you on the decor all day long! You can stick to the school colors, rainbow, or anything else that fits your theme.