New Year’s Celebration Ideas

happy new yearGoing out for New Year’s Eve can be plenty of fun, but nothing beats throwing a great party with family and friends at your place. If you’re hosting at your apartment this year, break out your DIY essentials and have a ball preparing for the moment when the clock strikes midnight with these simple party ideas.

4 New Year’s Eve Party Ideas

1. Countdown Bags

Staying in with your loved ones this year? Decorate countdown bags, one for each hour leading up to midnight, and fill them with fun tasks that everyone in your party has to complete. Be sure to fill the bags with prizes, too, so that whoever completes the task first, wins! Some great party favor ideas include disposable cameras, noisemakers and confetti.

2. Balloon Drop

Who says you have to be in NYC to be a part of a fantastic balloon drop at midnight? DIY your very own balloon drop with a few simple party items and give your guests a reason to get up and celebrate at the end of the night! Make yours extra special by adding confetti and party favors to the mix as well.

3. NYE Bingo

Keep party guests burning the midnight oil by making sure they have plenty of fun activities to participate in, including bingo! You can find free printer-friendly bingo game boards online and jazz them up to fit your party theme. Decorate them with silver and gold, balloon stickers and more!

4. Decorate a New Year’s Tree

Still have your holiday tree taking up space in your apartment? Don’t put it away just yet! Keep your tree out and decorate is specifically for NYE with gold and silver, party hats, noisemakers and lights. Your guests will love having a festive spot to take pictures.

Enjoy a Safe and Happy New Year

With so many fun party ideas, there’s no excuse not to celebrate this year. For more great apartment living ideas or to take a look at our pet-friendly apartments in Northlake, visit us online today.