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Theme Ideas for An Upcoming Graduation Party!!

Another graduating year is at an end, which means that it’s the time for a new class of graduates to walk across the stage, to receive their diploma and throw their cap into the air happily. It can be really overwhelming to plan a graduation party for your loved one or for your own child. If the party is based on any of the themes it makes everything a lot easier to decorate around it, arrange food and activities for guests. But, what’s difficult is to pick a perfect theme for the graduation party and we’re here to make things easy for you. Without further ado, below we have curated some perfect graduation theme ideas for an original, fun and affordable celebration that your grad is surely going to love.

Remember to invite people well in advance so most of them will be free till then to attend. You could even send a personalized special e-invitation. It is a lot easier in sending out online invitations and also it is a great way to get people to attend the graduation party.

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1. Cupcake Stand Theme

If you are looking for a perfect theme idea in which you can even decorate your dessert table, then check out this adorable cupcake theme idea. You can even turn your table into an amazing stand by creating tiers on it as you will have an opportunity to display layers of delicious cupcakes.

2. Recreating Memories Theme

One of the cutest graduation party themes is the recreating memory theme, this theme idea is perfect if you are hosting a party for your son or daughter. All you need to do is attach some of their best photos to the balloons and make the theme all about the graduate. You can even take some of the keepsakes from your grad’s son or daughter and turn it into a beautiful high school memory board. Add some photos, cards, tickets, their prom corsage, or whatever seems meaningful and can be added as a memory—and place it by the entrance for guests and grads to enjoy. This idea of memory theme will be a super adorable way to congratulate the grad while sharing memories of him or her growing up!

3. Ice-cream Party Theme

If you are looking for a graduation party theme that will be loved by everyone then here it is. A sweet and cold Ice-Cream theme for a sweet graduate! This is especially a perfect theme idea for all the people residing in the South where it is blazin’ hot! You can even make Ice-cream sundaes, filled in an individual mason jar. You can even decorate those jars in a pretty way.

4. Personalized Labels Theme

Give your child’s graduation party a very special touch with customized labels for the drinks and food that you will be serving. You can add photos, texts and can even get those labels printed at home or in a store. This is really going to get adored by everyone as every time someone will take a bite or sip, they’ll be reminded of your grad’s accomplishment.

5. Photobooth Theme

Selfies are in a huge trend nowadays all the high schoolers love getting their selfies clicked. When it comes to a graduation party, the photo booth is always a popular feature. No doubt that choosing a photo booth theme for a graduation party is going to be a perfect idea as it will be a fun way to capture the moment and give guests a great giveaway. Also, you can later turn all those photographs into a memorable photo album and we are sure that you will love to post them on social media.

6. Tropical Garden Theme

The tropical garden theme is one of our favourite themes because it just looks HAPPY! This tropical garden theme is for all the tropical lovers out there as this will be full of colours, flowers and happy faces everywhere. You can create this theme idea however you want by adding colourful balloons, funky table cloths, printed flowers napkins and yummy colourful fruits. Trust us this adorable party theme for your child’s graduation is going to be loved by everyone.

7. College Colours Theme

Let your child’s college colours and mascot be his/her guide, from the colour of the balloons to the style of the invitations and even in the food. Your party menu can also become a work of art by adding a specific colour scheme to it. You can add a cheerful pop of colours to the snack table with treats decked out in your grad’s college colours.

8. Classic Graduation Theme

No one can go wrong with a classic graduation party, decorated in black and gold, with tassels, diplomas galore and caps. This classic theme is going to be classy and trendy that makes it one of our all-time favourite graduation themes.

9. Create an Art Installation Theme

You can make this special day more special for your grad’s by making it look like a modern art museum with giant statement balloons. All you need to do is cut out large numbers to highlight the graduation year and make them hang on streamers dangling from an enormous balloon. Trust us they are going to look like magic once these colourful creations are floating in your room.

10. Write Down Your Wishes Theme

As your graduate embarks on her next chapter, make sure they’re equipped with love and wisdom from every party guest. Give your graduate a grand send-off by having guests write down their best wishes for their future. You can use twigs in a jar to make a wishing tree, then have guests attach personal notes to the branches. Let your guests write down a piece of advice for them, which you can even read aloud or turn into a special gift. This will not only motivate your grad but also your guests, with inspirational messages on keys around their return gifts that they can enjoy on their way home.

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