Parties are very interesting and people love to visit them. A good host organizes a party on time and makes things ready for their guests. Themed parties are also awesome and people also love those, especially if they have time to prepare for them.
What about a casino party? What if you have to organize it very quickly and have not had any time to prepare?
There are workarounds for that, as well, just keep a level head. Here are some things that you can do to make your impromptu party a success.
1. Get the Necessary Props
A casino party requires you to get some props which are to be used at the party. If you plan on dancing and singing, then appropriate music should be found. There are all sorts of songs related to gambling which you can download or make a playlist of on YouTube. Luckily, streaming services allow you to make playlists quickly.
If you plan on actually having some casino action like gambling, having a set of cards is almost obligatory. Almost every household has a set of cards, most have more than one. Those can be used to help remedy a situation.
If you have actual poker chips or a poker set, that also helps as you can play poker and enjoy your time. If the chips are missing and your friends are willing to play for real money, that is also an option. You can also play with snacks and food, that will make things interesting, especially for the hungry players.
2. Food and Drink
Unless you tell your guests to get their own food and drink, you should organize something for them. If you have little time, running to the store and getting a bunch of snacks and appropriate drinks (depending on the age of the guests) is an easy solution. Ordering food can also be effective if you do not plan on going out.
You can optimize your time by getting other necessary stuff (such as cards) on your way to the store.
3. Set the Mood
Setting the mood for the party has a lot to do with preparation. If you don’t have time, you can change the mood with just music or light. Dimming the lights sets a darker, gambler-den kind of mood, while bright lights and upbeat music can remind of casinos and slot machines, the everlasting parties.
Remember to keep a cool head if you have little time to organize your casino themed party. Cards, food and drink can always make things better. Dress as a dealer, in a suit and tie, if you really want to set the mood. Dim the lights and you have an impromptu poker party.