20 Easy New Year Party Ideas


How to make New Year Day even more memorable with the family with these New Year wishes, resolutions for kids, New Years Eve countdown and traditions, party favors, food and appetizers.

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New Years Eve

New Year's Eve DIY Decor

1.  New Year’s Eve DIY Decor ~ Add a personalized touch to your New Years Eve celebration with these simple to make party table decorations.

New Year's Eve Printable Set

2.  New Year’s Eve Printable Set ~ Celebrate New Year’s Eve in style with this post packed full of beautiful inspiration and free printables! With metallics being the hot color trend this year in holiday you’’ll have lots of glam choices to help your get together look like this inspiration party! 

How to Make a New Years Mustache Straw {free printable}

3.  How to Make a New Years Mustache Straw {free printable} ~ Dress up plain party straws with these adorable mustache printables.

New Year's Eve Printable

4.  New Year’s Eve Printable ~ “This will be the best year yet”, download and print this free 8.5 x 11 printable to decorate your New Year’s Eve party.  


5.  Free New Year Photo Props ~ Guests will enjoy adding some sass to the night with these fantastic photo prop printables that include a top hat, crown, 2016 glasses, lips, a mustache, two pattern pages and two Happy New Year signs.

New Year Resolutions 


6.  New Year’s Resolutions {free printable} ~ Printable time capsule questions that will help you capture a snapshot of your year.  Fun to look back on and add to each year.  A kid version is also available.

New Year's Resolution Printable

7.  New Year’s Resolution Printable ~ A fun way to reflect on the year before you start making goals for the New Year.

New Years Eve Countdown

countdown cupcakes

8.  Countdown Cupcakes ~ Whether you buy cupcakes from the store or make them at home you can make toppers with Oreo cookies and a black foodsafe pen.

New Year's Eve Clocks {free printables}

9.  New Year’s Eve Clocks {free printables} ~ Two inch printable clocks that can be used four ways, as headbands, cupcake toppers, favor bags or party hats.

DIY Clock Balloons

10.  DIY Clock Balloons ~ Add vinyl letters to mylar balloons for your New Year’s Eve celebration.

 Balloon Pop Countdown Activity

11.  Balloon Pop Countdown Activity ~ Hour by hour fun for a family to celebrate the New Year together.  Pop the balloon at the corresponding hour to find a paper with activities on it.

New Years Eve Traditions

New Year's Eve Game Printable

12.  New Year’s Eve Game Printable ~ This printable New Year’s Eve game is a great ice breaker and conversation starter for your party.  What was the best, most favorite and most memorable things of the year.

 New Year's Eve Minute to Win It Game

13.  New Year’s Eve Minute to Win It Games ~ Six fun Minute to Win It games that are perfect for all age groups.  From Roll in the New Year to Party Blower Destruction your guests are sure to have a blast!

New Years Eve Party Ideas

New Year's Eve Party Banner

14.  New Year’s Eve Party Banner ~ A simple and easy banner that will put the sparkle in your party decor.  Simply paint a precut wooden banner and string together to hang and enjoy!

Popcorn & Champagne Bar

15.  Popcorn & Champagne Bar ~ A simple yet glamorous dessert bar that includes champagne and popcorn.  Add metallic gold accents to dress it up.

Make Your Own Backdrop

16.  Make Your Own Backdrop ~ Quickly and easily make a photobooth backdrop using two foil door curtains.  

New Years Eve Bar Cart Party

17.  New Years Eve Bar Cart Party ~ Using a bar cart for a party is a brilliant idea.  Since there are layers you can have lots of room for holding party items.

New Years Eve Party Favors

New Year Sparkler Gift {free printable}

18.  New Year Sparkler Gift {free printable} ~ Add sparklers to these adorable “Bring a little SPARKLE in 2016” free printables for a simple and easy party favor.

Midnight Kisses {free printable}

19.  Midnight Kisses {free printable} ~ None of your guests will be denied a midnight kiss with these adorable “Midnight Kisses”.  {snicker}  Attach the free printables to the bottoms of the Hershey’s Kisses. 

Confetti Push Pops

20. Confetti Push Pops ~ Encourage a ruckus for New Year’s Eve with these confetti push pops.  Simply fill push pops with confetti, cover the end and they’re ready to go.


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