Sports fanatics and the people who love them will enjoy a
sports theme party for any occasion, whether it’s a birthday, house-warming
party or to watch a big game.
Invite fellow sports enthusiasts to your sports bash with
construction paper cutouts in the shape of sports balls or equipment such as basketballs,
baseballs and footballs. Want unique sports party invitations? Make mock
tickets to a big event, or if you have tons of cash to spend, send tickets to
an actual game. Have some fun with the invites with a video. Record a
sports-theme message to send to guests. You can also never go wrong with sports-theme
invitations, which you can get at a party store or online retailer.
The proper attire for a sports theme party includes team
jersey, caps, T-shirts, wristbands, helmets, pads, etc. You can also find a
costume and imitate famous stars like Michael Jordan, Tiger Woods, Shaq, David
The location for the party can be a sports bar, a basketball
or tennis court, a park, a backyard, or practically anywhere. Turn your party
space into a sports lovers dream with a TV to watch the game, tables, food,
drinks, and sports video games. Hang posters of sports legends on the walls and
set up a basketball hoop, volleyball net, putting green, or soccer nets. Give a
sports arena feel to the party space with a stadium mural or backdrop or rent
life-size sports cutouts for great photo ops.
Sports fans love competition, so have a blast by setting up
relay races, swimming races, long jump contests, football or basketball games, etc.
Award prizes to the winners. These can be gold, silver, or bronze medals or
trophies for “Most Valuable Player.”
Athletes can work up quite an appetite. Feed hungry guests
foods such as hot dogs, hamburgers, pizza, chips and salsa, pretzels, snack
mix, nachos and ice cream. Also serve water, beer, Gatorade and soda. Purchase
sports theme dinner plates, cups, napkins, bowls, and table covers online or at
party supply store.