Who can forget the fun-filled schooldays? They hold some of the best memories in most people's lives. This was where you made friends for life, fought with batchmates, played pranks, laughed over silly jokes, and cried when the mark sheets showed a grade D. Sadly, as times passes, you lose touch with your friends, due to several unavoidable issues. Reunions are thus the perfect idea to bring together long-lost friends, reunite with people, and remember all the good times and fun shared at school. People who plan them, often have the most tedious task of locating people who have traveled far and wide. Bringing together all the classmates at one location, on the same day, is no easy task. Besides, they have to be planned in a creative manner, to ensure that everybody has loads of fun. Fun games, loads of good food, and great interaction, are some of the main factors for a successful party. Here, we shall take a look at some creative ideas to plan class reunions.
Plan the theme of the party. You can think about various fun options, wherein classmates can have a fun time planning and dressing up for the party. It can be a disco theme or even a beach party theme. Guests can be asked to dress accordingly. The decoration can also be planned likewise. You need not splurge on the party planning. If you have a few creative friends with you, you can make homemade decorations to get the mood and the right feel for the party.
Plan some fun games and activities for the party. Once you decide the venue, you can mull over all options to make your reunion a successful event. Take the help of a few classmates that are in your area, and plan accordingly. You can ask your classmates to carry one of their childhood pictures when they come in for the party. Once all have gathered, collect these and put up on a board. Ask all your classmates to guess the people in the photograph and write down the names on a sheet of paper. Whoever makes the maximum number of right guesses, wins the game.
Arrange for good music. Music is the soul of any party. Since this is a reunion, you can play music that was popular in your days at high school. This will bring back fond memories. You can even hold a karaoke contest.
Ask each one to talk about their present job or where they are located. This updates everyone about their classmates' lives. It ensures that your friends mingle with each other easily. This way, everyone gets talking with long-lost friends, and discovers a new bond of friendship.
Plan a special gift for all the classmates who attend this function. This way, you add to all the factors that make the party memorable. A creative and popular idea is to purchase simple white T-shirts, and print a message of your choice. You can mention the year of graduation, or have a funky message that would remind every one of the fun time they had.
Use these creative ideas to have a fun time with your dear friends. This occasion will give everyone the opportunity to cherish the beautiful memories forever.