Finally, it’s now the time to close the pages of 2018 and open a new year! Welcoming the New Year comes with accompanying festivities and merriment. If you are going to host a New Year’s Eve party, you need these last minute tips to help you enjoy the New Year without any fuss and mishaps.

Prepare your utensils and plates.

You may have sent a particular number of invites to a specific number of guests. However, there are instances when your guests will bring an extra someone with them to your party. Just be prepared for these instances. Instead of using your usual plates at home, you can simply use paper plates and utensils. It will make it easier for you to accommodate any extra persons who will come to your party. Get these party supplies to make your New Year’s Eve party running smoothly:

(1) Black and Gold New Years Eve Large Plates and Napkin Party Pack, Amazon (2) New Year Disposable Dinnerware Set, Amazon (3) Feiyen Gold Plastic Cups, Amazon

Keep the drinks flowing.

Keep your guests happy by serving them free flowing drinks. Serve them a variety of them – champagnes, mimosas, wines, cocktails, and more. As long as they drink moderately, they can enjoy whatever drink you serve them. These will help keep your guests happy during your New Year’s Eve party:

(4) Gold Glitter Champagne Glass, Amazon (5) Sutter Home Fre Brut Non-Alcoholic Champagne Wine, Amazon (6) Pierre Chavin Zero Blanc Sparkling Non-Alcoholic Sparkling White Wine, Amazon (7) Estancia Pinnacle Ranches Pinot Noir, Amazon (8) Pierre Chavin Perle Rose Non-Alcoholic Sparkling Rose Wine, Amazon

Go for ready-made appetizers, snacks and desserts.

Save some time preparing for the food you’re going to serve to your guests and opt to serve them ready-made snacks and desserts. Simply purchase a sampler set that you can easily plate and serve to your guests. Try these ones that we’ve found:

(9) Smoked Summer Sausages, 100% Wisconsin Cheeses, Crackers, Pretzels & Mustard Party Set, Amazon (10) Nabisco Variety Pack Savory Crackers, Amazon (11) Baked by Melissa Cupcakes The Latest & Greatest – Assorted Bite-Size Cupcakes, Amazon (12) Omaha Steaks Gourmet Cheesecake Sample, Amazon


It’s easier to enjoy a New Year’s Eve party if you are prepared and your guests have what they need. This is the perfect time to bond and catch up with your friends and family so make sure to prepare entertainment and games for your guests as well. For more party tips and ideas, simply visit You can also view our previous New Year’s post here:

Tips on How to Prepare a New Year’s Eve Feast


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