Celebrating Halloween with Party City

By Shannon Gurnee
In Halloween
November 5, 2014


#Halloween #PartyCity #Party #ad

#Halloween #PartyCity #Party #ad 

This year, Halloween fell on a Friday night.  What that meant for most of our friends who are parents, was that it would be tougher to enjoy a Halloween party on that actual night.  So we decided to have our “grownup” Halloween Party the night after.  It was still a Halloween party, with costumes, decorations, karaoke and lots of fun!  This year, we were able to celebrate Halloween with Party City and had a ton of fun, as well as spooky decorations to put up for the event.

#Halloween #PartyCity #Party #ad

#Halloween #PartyCity #Party #ad

#Halloween #PartyCity #Party #ad

#Halloween #PartyCity #Party #ad

#Halloween #PartyCity #Party #ad

We had a lot of different decorations and party supplies from Party City we used for our party.  We hung up Skeletons and crows, as well as a chandelier decoration and decor that we hung on the wall and used as a table cover.  I was amazed at how easily and quickly we were able to decorate our home for the Halloween party!  I can’t wait to see how we decorate our next adult party – for Christmas!

#Halloween #PartyCity #Party #ad

#Halloween #PartyCity #Party #ad

For our party, we made it potluck.  Our guests brought drinks, homemade macaroni and cheese, homemade fried rice, dips, veggie platters, desserts and more!  It was so much fun to have so much variety in our dishes.  Plus, we had access to some really great recipes!

#Halloween #PartyCity #Party #ad

#Halloween #PartyCity #Party #ad

#Halloween #PartyCity #Party #ad

As far as costumes go, we had a variety of different ones – and everyone dressed up!  I loved it!  Frank was the character from “Say Anything” (played by John Cusack).  I was Nicky Nichols (from “Orange is the New Black”) and my best friend (and maid of honor) was a Scarecrow.  We had a Mermaid, Batwoman, Little Red Riding Hood, a Pirate, a vampire and a car person.  We also had a rock star, a doctor, a vampire, Spartacus and a fisherman.  It was so much fun!  I can’t wait until we do it again next year!  Thank you Party City for helping to make this an awesome party!

Did you decorate for Halloween?  What did you dress up as for Halloween?

I received product samples from the sponsor to facilitate this post.  All opinions are mine.

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Shannon Gurnee is the author of Redhead Mom formerly "The Mommy-Files", a national blog with a loyal following. She has a Bachelor's Degree in Marriage, Family, and Human Development with a Minor in Business Management. Shannon and her husband, Frank, have a large family with 6 awesome kids and love living on the Central Coast near San Luis Obispo, California, as well as traveling around the world. A full-time Social Media and Professional Blogger, Shannon also serves as a National Brand Ambassador for many well-known companies. Her blog focuses on motherhood, family fun activities, traveling, fashion, beauty, technology, wedding ideas and recipes while providing professional opinions on products, performances, restaurants, and a variety of businesses.

30 Responses to “Celebrating Halloween with Party City”

  1. caroline schaffer says:

    Fun party,decorations, and great people! Thanks!!

  2. Kungphoo says:

    We usually buy our costumes and some decorations from them.. After halloween they have some great sales.

  3. Lisa says:

    We have a Party City near us, and I always get our Halloween decorations there. They have the best stuff!

  4. Robin (Masshole Mommy) says:

    Fun party! I got a bunch of stuff for the kids costumes at Party City!

  5. Catherine S says:

    Looks like you had a great party. We bought some stuff from Party City to dress up as zombies.

  6. We love Party City! It’s always our go to for party supplies, especially Halloween.

  7. courtney says:

    Looks like it was a fun and fabulous party!!!!

  8. Michelle says:

    Great post! The costumes look so fun! What a great get together party πŸ™‚

  9. Liz Mays says:

    How fun was that? I haven’t been to an adult Halloween party in I don’t even know how long!

  10. That looks like a really fun party! I love your costume, too. Orange Is The New Black is awesome. πŸ™‚

  11. Franc Ramon says:

    Your party looks so cool. Aside from the costume, the decorations were really nice.

  12. Eileen says:

    Looks like your party turned out great! Love all your costumes!

  13. It looks like you had tons of fun at the party! We were in Florida on Halloween and trick or treating in Miami was fun!

  14. Looks like a fun party with lots of cool decorations! We don’t dress up or go out for Halloween…..we’re just boring like that πŸ™‚

  15. Nina Say says:

    Now THAT’s a fun Halloween party. I need friends who have halloween parties.

  16. Kae James says:

    Man I would of loved to be at this party! This looked fun. Love the costumes.

  17. Looks like you had lots of fun! I personally don’t celebrate halloween.

  18. Elizabeth O says:

    The grown-ups still knows how to party alright.

  19. Pauline Cabrera says:

    Wow!I bet you look forward to it every year.

  20. Fi NΓ­ NeachtΓ‘in says:

    The decor looks fab! It’s great that friends who are parents could celebrate the night too as it fell on a Friday πŸ™‚

  21. Party City offers so many great decorations for all occasions. It is the 1st place I go when I am throwing a party!

  22. Amby Felix says:

    Looks like it was a lot of fun!!!!

  23. Ann Bacciaglia says:

    These are great decorations. It looks like it was a great party. I always dress up to hand out the candy. We decorate our whole house for Halloween.

  24. Erica Brooks says:

    What a fun party. Those are some great costumes. We use Party City all the time for our party supplies.

  25. karissa says:

    We decorate a little for Halloween, nothing scary because my daughter gets freaked out by it.

  26. Michelle says:

    Loved looking at all the costumes!

  27. Chrysa says:

    I love Party City. I had not seen that clean wall covering with the old creepy photos. I wonder if they have any left now that Halloween is over. I’m going to check.

  28. Geanine says:

    I love when adults get into the spirit, and Party City definitely has the best costumes for us and the kiddos. It is our go to

  29. Kristen says:

    Looks like everyone had a great time! I love seeing what people will dress up as!!

  30. Chrissy Mazzocchi says:

    I love your costumes! Party City has so many great decorations from Halloween to Birthdays, Love them!

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