February 14th… traditionally a day that strikes fear in the hearts of all the single ladies. But thanks to Leslie Knope of Parks and Rec, you can celebrate your love for your favorite gal pals with these adorable Galentine’s Day party ideas!
Valentine's Day Ideas
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Love is in the Air
Valentine’s Day is a day to celebrate love, friendship, and romance and filled with flowers, candy hearts, and cards. Love is in the air while presents and cards are passed about by the millions as a token of people’s affection. Some people look forward to this day and some people dread this day. Regardless of whether you hate or love Valentine’s Day, everyone loves an excuse to party. Get your bash going with the help of GigSalad and plan a fun filled soiree.
Pink and Red and White all Over
The color scheme is pretty simple on Valentine’s Day. Adorn your party with red and pink decorations and you can’t go wrong. First, flowers are a must! Consult with a florist to get the perfect arrangements to beautify your party. Next, have balloons, streamers, and confetti. Finally, make sure you’re party is filled with hearts. Hearts of all shapes and sizes should fill the room.
Fall in Love with Food
Strawberries, chocolate, and sweets are a Valentine’s Day favorite. To begin, people can never get too many desserts on this special day. Make sure your party has plenty of pink and red iced cookies, cake, and cupcakes. Take your treats to the next level with a chocolate fountain! Next, have fun with your food. Serve your food in the shape of a heart or use red or pink food coloring to add some Valentine’s Day spirit to your recipes. To get gourmet desserts and dining hire a caterer to take care of your cooking. Finally, celebrate and top the meal off with some champagne. Nothing goes better with dessert than champagne. Along with that, add some red and pink juices or sodas. If you’re a chocolate lover you could even offer chocolate martinis. If you’re a fan of fancy drinks try hiring a bartender.
Dance the Night Away!
No party is complete without dancing, especially a Valentine’s Day party! Be sure to book a band to get your guests feet tapping and in the Valentine’s Day spirit. Match your band to the theme and mood of your party. For a more upbeat and fun party, pick a cover band, easy listening band, jazz band, salsa band, swing band, or a wedding band wedding band to get the party-goers moving. If you have a more elegant and refined theme then choose a classical ensemble, string trio string trio, crooner, harpist, pianist, or violinist.
Been Struck by Cupid?
If you’d like to spend your Valentine’s Day alone with your special someone GigSalad has a few tips for you too. Make it a day your Valentine is sure to never forget by sending a singing telegram to them. Treat your date like royalty and rent a limo to take you to your romantic destination. End the night by surprising your loved one with a special romantic dance. Make them even more impressed by hiring a
Whether you decide to throw an amazing party or plan the perfect date, remember that you can always hire an event planner to help you create your ideal Valentine’s Day. However, if you enjoy planning for your loved ones on your own, GigSalad is here to help you along with the planning process every step of the way!