Make Graduation Day A Big Day

You are going to graduate now and that too a doctorate graduate. You will get to wear doctoral cap & gown. Doctoral gown is just like any other academic robe but the importance is far more. Graduation ceremony is extremely important in one?s life. And why not, this event is like a milestone and it represents achievement. Hence it is a day to celebrate accomplishment and along with this, one celebrates a new beginning. Here are some tips to help you plan an amazing graduation party that will leave a mark in your memory and also on the minds of those attended this party.

? You must be pretty excited to plan a party and you might also be good at it. However, graduation party needs some organization. There are certain steps in this process that definitely will help you in planning the best graduation party ever.

? Planning begins with listing down your ideas for the party in virtue of food, theme and decoration. It also includes the guest list. All these lists will help you in determining your budget. It is always better to write it down in your notebook, so that you can check these tasks off when you are done. This way, you can keep a track of your progress.

? Make sure that you send your invitations at least 2-3 weeks before the party. The season of graduation is a busy duration of the year. Many students arrange their graduation parties at approximately same time. Hence, if you want all of your invitees to be present for the party, you should get your announcements out much before the date. Always ask for reply from the people you have invited. This will help you in determining the exact number of guests who will attend the party.

? It is not necessary that the food for the party should be lavish. It can be a simple yet delicious menu. If you can cook the food at home, then it will save a lot of money. However, if the number of guests is high, cooking may become a mammoth task. To tackle this situation, find out a caterer that offers services at cheaper rate. Again, you need to be sure that you book the caterer at least 3 weeks before the party; because a caterer needs at least 2-3 weeks to plan.

? You should also order a cake 2-3 weeks before the party. Graduation time is a peak time and many people tend to order cakes in the same duration. Hence, it is always advisable to book the cake a way before the time.

? Once you are ready with these preparations, you can shift your focus towards decorations and themes. No party is complete without a theme. Select the theme of your party and start gathering decoration material accordingly. You can also tell your guests to dress up as per the theme. Whatever may be the party theme try wearing your doctoral cap in the party. It will give you extra excitement.