It’s a dream come true for many people to own a house of their own and when the moment comes when you can finally move into your new place it should be celebrated to the fullest. After many months of planning and preparation, the moment has finally arrived so you should firstly organize things and begin with presenting your house. A house warming party not only lets you enjoy the fruit of your hard work but also gives immense joy and pleasure when everyone appreciates your home.
If you take time and move ahead with a realistic plan you can conduct an amazing party even within a short budget. Now that you have finished building your house by keeping even the smallest details in mind, you should opt the same method of planning and carefully execute everything related to the party. If you are wondering how to conduct a good party, read more to find out and get new ideas.
1. Follow the traditional methods
As you are about to start afresh what you need the most is god’s blessings and your family’s support. Never forget to thank the almighty once you accomplish your goals. Before proceeding with the party it is advisable to start with a small prayer session at your home and do the necessary depending on your religion. If you are a Christian, calling a priest and blessing the house with holy water can be done and if you are a Hindu, conducting a ‘Havan’ at home can be thought of. Invoking the blessings of the Lord is necessary for a happy and prosperous life.
2. A walk around your house
A new house brings with it new ideas and your guests are probably excited to see your new house more than meeting you. The best way to present your house can be by keeping creative boards indicating directions to each room. It will not only enable the guests to have a thorough look at your house but will always enable you to interact with everyone rather than being busy showing around a few people.
3. Party in the backyard
If you have a house with a spacious backyard, you don’t have to spend more on finding a suitable place to host the party. Your garden or backyard could serve as the perfect location. It also gives you the opportunity to avoid the problems caused due to lack of space at indoor parties. You can decorate your yard with lights, flowers and much more. The idea of hosting parties in the backyard lets you feel the fresh air, enjoy the food properly and also to socialize.
4. Barbeque grill and buffet
Why follow the traditional methods of serving people all by yourself when a “Buffet System” is hassle-free and satisfying at the same time. It offers your diners the choice to help themselves to their favorite food without relying on you or the table system. The buffet system is effective when it comes to serving a large number of people at once also allowing the dinners to select how much they wish to consume.
5. Cocktails and drinks
Any party is incomplete without drinks. They need not to be alcoholic but can also range from a wide variety of red wines to simple fruit beers. Also the arrangement matters a lot, you can create a separate section for drinks so that the guests can enjoy it properly.
6. Bonding over bonfire
If you are all set to host your house warming party during the winters what could be ideal than a bonfire to light up the festive mood and also to create a warm ambiance.It not only creates a joyful environment but also spreads happiness. Imagine how nice it would be to gather around with your family, friends, and relatives and experience the joy of cracking jokes, listening stories, reminiscing the old days and singing good old songs and above all living the moment. Hot drinks and the blazing bonfire make up a beautiful night. You develop a sense of belongingness when you sit down and have food together. Your posture and sitting on the ground encourages you to engage into the discussions. Sitting around the bonfire with hot drinks and food at night promotes a social bonding between people which otherwise is hard to get and is unique as well.
7. Experiment with different cuisine.
What makes any party even more memorable is undoubtedly the food served. Your guests will return back to their houses happily and satisfied only when they have enjoyed the food served. So why not make the experience a bit more different? How about trying some new cuisine. If you are a foodie you should definitely try thinking of serving food from different cuisines. Every cuisine comes with a different and wonderful touch and offers a novel experience. Experimenting with the uniqueness of food is certainly interesting in every way.
8. Invite your new neighbors as well.
If you have moved to a new locality, knowing your neighbors’ is very essential. They will not only guide you with the neighborhood and its authorities but can also turn helpful when you are in need.so the best way to build a bond with your neighbors’ is by inviting them to your house warming party. Whether you know them beforehand or not you should have the courtesy to invite them to your place and get familiar.
9. Follow a theme
Are you Fan of designing and creativity? Then following a theme is certainly a good idea for your party to make your house more presentable. If you want to make the surroundings look colorful you can use balloons of any particular color or a combination of many colors to decorate your house. They are not only cheap but also hassle-free when it comes to arrangements. Moreover, if you have a thing for nature you can make use of flowers to decorate your house. They will spread a beautiful scent and also enhance the beauty of your house. Lighting your house with lanterns, lamps and Diya’s are also good methods to create a festive mood.
10. Soulful Sufi music
It has been scientifically proven that listening to music makes you happier and reduces stress level as the “feel good” neurotransmitter or dopamine as it is commonly called, is released inside your brain when you hear Music. A combination of soulful Sufi music and delicious food is the perfect epitome of happiness. It will not only spread positive vibes but also makes the whole environment peaceful. Sufi songs have a soft tone and you experience the feeling of peace and they will help you calm down as well. Music will not only lift up your mood but also can leave behind a beautiful and touching impact.Make sure that you play a track of sufi songs in the dining hall.