With the early days of fall creeping ever-closer, it’s important to pack in as many summer memories as possible before you kiss the season goodbye. There’s plenty of ways to soak in the sun and celebrate this time of year – but making a splash and keeping cool poolside certainly tops our list. If you’re in the mood to end the summer in style, why not host your own pool party? Pulling off an exciting event takes a little more preparation than supplying beach towels and snacks – but a little creative thinking and early planning is key to pulling together an incredible event that friends and family will remember. With a little help from Othaside DJs regarding Las Vegas event planning and soundtracking your summer event, here’s a few steps you can take to elevate your pool party.
Provide All the Basics
It’s important to think ahead – and make sure your lucky guests are covered with the basics they’ll need to enjoy an amazing outdoor party, even if they forgot a few essential supplies themselves. For example, spending all day in the scorching hot summer sun is sure to leave a nasty sunburn. Make sure to stock some extra sunscreen on hand in case anyone’s in need. Bug repellant might also be a necessity to keep away any pesky insects outside. Keep a few extra towels on hand to help your guests dry off after a dip in the pool – and to prevent them from tracking water anywhere indoors.
Plan Your Refreshments
Planning food and drink options for guests? Making a list of necessary refreshments – and quantities – ahead of time is key to shopping well. Start with beverages – to combat the soaring outdoor temperatures, you’ll want to keep any available drinks cool – whether that means having stocked coolers, a bar area (and maybe even