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Having a pool party is a great way to celebrate summer.
Make it an extra special event with just a small amount of planning.
If you don't have a pool, you can often rent a public swimming area if there is one near you.
Other options are having a party at a hotel and making use of their pool. This a popular hotel sleepover idea.
This party doesn't have to just be about summer. Have your party at an indoor pool for year round fun!
One of my favorite ideas for a party involving the beach or a pool is to write the details of the party on an inflatable beach ball. Use a sharpie or other permanent marked to make sure the party info stays for the long term.
You can also use any of the fun invitation ideas that you might use for a Luau Party.
You may already have some items for party decorations from previous trips to the beach or other themed parties. Check your closets for these items:
If your party includes people who love to craft, here are some ideas that can work with this party theme:
Plan some water fun! Choose some fun from this large list of Pool Games - the list is so big we had to devote an entire page to it!
Not everyone is going to want to be in the pool all the time. Have some things to do outside of the pool!
For kids, you can
That swimming is going to make you hungry!
Some fun themed pool party favor ideas for you:
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Get a bottle cap (preferably a water bottle cap) and have someone throw it in the water while the other people look away. When the person throws it, the …
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Water Relay Races involve playing together as teams in a relay style race!
Including Water Gun Games at your pool party are always a recipe for fun!