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Top Tips For The Perfect Party!

Check out our top tips for ensuring your street party is a total success! 

1

Get chatting

Firstly, start by chatting to your neighbours and make sure they would like to get involved in a street party. If so then dividing the jobs up will help ensure everything runs smoothly.

2

Local council

Check with your local council whether you need a license, what the road closure procedures are, and get everything approved before the big day. 

3

Invites

Once your street agrees and you have your license from the council, then it's time to get the invites handed out.

4

Decorate!

The perfect street party isn't complete without bunting. Don't forget to decorate your whole street with flags and balloons to make the event a total show stopper! 

5

Games

Any successful street party needs some fun activities to keep everyone entertained. Check out our list below for some inspiration:

  • Quizzes
  • Tug of war
  • Musical chairs (a great one for the kids)
  • Cake decorating 
  • A fun dress theme (the best fancy dress could win a prize)
6

Perfect party food

It's no party without food! Bite-size is great as people will be moving around a lot so this is good to grab on the move, and also ensures everyone gets a bite. Check out our perfect party recipes for some yummy inspiration.

7

Cake!

No party is complete without a cake. So simply tell us how you are celebrating the Queen's Birthday for your chance to WIN our show stopping four tier cake. This incredible creation will ensure your street party is a yummy success.