March 29, 2018

It’s a proven fact that spending time with loved ones is beneficial to your health. If you haven’t seen the family in a while, why not consider throwing a family party?

To do this, you will need to look at event hire. Nottingham is ideal for this as it’s so central and it will allow your entire family to arrive with ease. But before you get to the planning stage, first things first – why is throwing a family party a good idea?

Why is This a Good Idea?

If you haven’t had an extended family gathering for a while there will undoubtedly be plenty to catch up on. A family party is a great way to bring everyone together again. It’s a great opportunity to share any news and it will allow everyone to catch up with each other and get reacquainted. Your family will always be your family, so what better excuse to bring everyone together and strengthen your family ties.

We all lead busy lives and it can seem as though you never have the time to spend with the people who mean the most. This year, make a conscious effort and make time for everyone by throwing a family party. You will get to see everyone in your family at the same time and nobody will miss out. What could be better?

Things to Remember

So, if you’ve decided that it’s time to throw a family party, here are some things that you will need to remember.

Pick a Venue – It’s essential to pick a venue with enough space for all your extended family – don’t forget to factor in their partners, too. You will also need to choose a location that is convenient to get to by both roads and public transport to enable everyone to arrive with ease. Of course, this should be no issue in Nottingham because it’s so central and there are various transportation options.

Spread the Word – Once you know when and where your event will be held, it’s time to spread the word to all of your family members. Whether you choose to make invitations or just ring around the family, it’s important to let everyone know about your party in plenty of time.

Decide on Food and Drinks – After you have picked the venue and told everyone when to arrive, it’s time to start planning what food and drink you will serve. One option is to plan a sit-down meal for everyone to enjoy, ensuring that everyone eats in an orderly manner. Of course, the ever-popular buffet is another option available to you. As well as food, you will also need to organise what drinks you will serve. Don’t forget to cater for children and designated drivers with a selection of soft drinks!

Once you’ve finished planning, all that’s left to do is to sit back, relax and wait for the family party. You will undoubtedly have a great time and once you’ve thrown one, who knows, it may become a yearly event!

For more information on event hire in Nottingham, please contact us today.