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Summer Party Planning Ideas

School is out and the temperatures are rising. That can only mean one thing — planning summer activities for your family has officially begun!

Between camp for the kids and family vacations, schedule some time to relax with friends and family. The warm summer weather provides a wonderful opportunity to host an event outdoors and a summer party will give you and your family something to look forward to later in the season.

Here are a few ideas for summer gatherings you can plan this summer:

  • Family Reunion — When was the last time the entire family got together for something besides a holiday or wedding? If you can’t remember, it’s probably time for a family reunion. Family reunions are perfect for the summer because you can easily find an outdoor space to accommodate a large group that will please kids and adults alike. Get tips for how to plan a family reunion!
  • Block Party — Remember the days when you knew everyone who lived in your neighborhood? A neighborhood block party is a great way to get to know your neighbors and welcome new families to the neighborhood. If you think a block party sounds good or if you want to learn more about it, check out these 5 tips for hosting a neighborhood cookout!

Summer Party Planning Ideas

  • Pirate Themed Pool P-arrr-ty — Who doesn’t love a pool party? Up the ante on a regular pool party by hosting a pirate themed pool party! This theme is perfect for kids of all ages. You might find that adults will get into the theme too! Find out how to host a pirate themed pool p-arrr-ty!

Whether you want to plan a family cookout or a July 4th celebration, Punchbowl has everything you need to plan your summer gathering! Send invitations, set up a potluck, find local vendors, and much more! Start planning your summer celebration today.

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