Cinco de Mayo Party Ideas

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo this year to commemorate Mexico’s win over France in the Battle of Puebla in 1862. Get those drink recipes ready, that classic Mexican cuisine, and some great decorations to honor this victorious day in Mexico’s history. Here are some items that you can add to the fun on May 5th this year.

Margarita Goblets

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Someone is making margaritas at this year’s Cinco de Mayo celebrations, so serve them in a glass fit for the occasion with the Margarita Goblets Set. These two stainless steel drinking cups will make quite the statement at your table this year. Fill them up with those tasty beverages, add the classic salt or sugar to the rim, and garnish it with a slice of lime to perfect this popular drink.

Margarita Goblet

Great for food too!

Lemon Squeezer

Lemon Squeezer Blomus

Make extracting that fresh and citrus lemon juice fast and easy with this stylish Lemon Squeezer. Simply place a cut lemon inside, press, and watch as all the lemon juice just squeezes right out of it. Pour it from the bowl and use for making either cocktails, drinks, or foods on Cinco de Mayo.

Blomus Lemon Squeezer

Meat Tenderizer

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Show that meat who is boss with the Knuckle Pounder Meat Tenderizer. Take the tough out of food preparation with these fake brass knuckles there to really make those meats nice and tender and ready for cooking.

2 Part Beverage Jar

Artland 2 Part Beverage Jar

With all the drinks being talked about for Cinco de Mayo, you’ll love having the 2 Part Beverage Jar to serve them from. This is the ultimate in drink-serving due to its beautiful glass crystal design and two compartments: one for the actual drinks and the bottom for garnishes like lemons or limes. Turn your party table into one of absolute elegance when guests see this incredible drink dispenser displayed there.

You Won’t Need Ice To Cool Your Drinks With These Chic Bottle Chillers

Are you throwing a posh party? How about a sophisticated soiree? Maybe you are planning a fashionable festivity. Whatever the occasion may be, if you are going to serve drinks, you will need some way to not only cool them but keep them cold throughout the evening. Modern and high-end is what you can expect with these four prime choices to chill all your bottles at that next great gathering.

Stainless Steel Wine Chiller

If you are looking for a trendy way to cool down those bottles for your exciting evening, then you’ll love the Stainless Steel Wine Chiller. See what happens when luxury meets functionality with this bottle cooler that will keep your pre-chilled bottles cold for up to three hours so you can continue enjoying that nice cool bottle of wine for longer. With gel freezer packs instead of ice, you won’t have any mess to worry about at that dinner table.

Ice-Less Lounge Bottle Cooler

Perhaps your party starts indoors and then proceeds to the outdoor patio for some music and fine dining in the moonlight. The Ice-Less Lounge Bottle Cooler is functional for both indoor and outdoor use with its handles that make it simple to carry. You’ll never need ice again thanks to the four removable cooling packs. With its stainless steel design and fine matte finish, you’ll get a stylish cooler fit for any party.

VinOice Wine Chiller

Bring some marvelous cooling to the dinner table with the VinOice Wine Chiller.  Simply freeze the chilling rod for 30 minutes and then inserting it directly into the wine bottle so the cooling can immediately begin. When you are ready to drink, there is a rubber wine pour spout at the top so you can just as easily serve the wine as it was to chill it.

Easy Double Walled Bottle Cooler

Who wants to have a party or dinner where you have to worry about the ice melting everywhere and leaving a trail of water all over the place? The Easy Double Walled Bottle Cooler will eliminate the need for ice because of its durable, stainless steel, double-walled design that keeps bottles at the optimal beverage temperature for hours. Your drinks will stay cool as you continue being the best host or hostess that evening.

Functional Must-Haves for Party Hosting

It is not easy hosting a party and it is even more challenging to host a great party that gets your guests gushing about it afterwards. There always needs to be a delicate balance of food and drinks, organized fun time and time to socialize. As the host of the party, you should focus all your time during the party talking with guests and making sure everything is running smoothly.

To ease your mind, here are some exciting options that will brighten up your party automatically without you doing a thing!

Oasis Beverage Center

Oasis Beverage jar

A water station is a must-have at any party, but why not bring it up a notch with this Oasis Beverage Center. Not only is it a classy mason jar design, you can also put some slices of lemon or cucumber for both a nicer taste and appearance.

Esto Finger Food Set

Esto Finger Food Set

Finger foods are always a nice addition to any party. Whether you bring out some pre-ordered sushi or something simple like chips or salsa, your guests will be grateful for the gesture. The set comes with a tray as well as plates and bowls, making it the perfect option no matter what food you choose.

Rainbow Cocktail Tool

Rainbow Cocktail Layering Tool

Bedazzle your guests and have them be impressed with your drink making skills by using this rainbow cocktail tool. If you have ever tried making one of these by yourself, you will appreciate this tool even more. Detailed instructions come with the purchase, but you simply poor the liquid ingredients based on heaviest to lightest. A rainbow cocktail will be a memorable experience to leave your guests.

4 Bottle LED Bar Caddy

Final Touch 4 Bottle LED Bar Caddy

To go along with the rainbow cocktails, this 4 Bottle LED Bar Caddy will complete your impressive bar. Keep the party going with a round of shots for everyone. This handy caddy not only keeps your bottles from leaking, it also measures out the perfect amount of liquid into the shot glass without spilling.

MENU Beer Foamer

MENU Beer Foamer

You will want to make sure that you have a good balance of cocktail and beer at your party. This MENU beer foamer is the icing on the cake to the already impressive home bar. The beer foamer will optimize the beer drinking experience by controlling the head of foam. Your guests will think you are an expert at pouring beer and you may just earn some extra points in their books.

The above appliances will help you get on your way to having the confidence to host the perfect party for your friends and family!

A Clever Guide to Hosting Summer Parties

Summer is officially here and it is time to start thinking about hosting a party! Even if you may not be on a long vacation, try to find a weekend where you can invite your friends and loved ones to your home. The early summer is always nice as temperatures are not extremely hot yet, and it is still nice to be outside in the warm breeze.

Hosting a summer party does not need to be difficult or a lot of effort. The right tools can go a long way, and the following are five excellent party accessories that will make your guests asking you for when the next gathering will be.

2 Part Beverage Jar

 

Drinks

The key to summer parties will be the drinks available. As the weather is heating up, everyone will be excited to try out new cocktails and sip on some ice cold beverages. This 2 Part Beverage Jar makes it easy for you to make creative and colorful drinks with minimal effort. It is carefully designed by mouth blown glass, and will be the highlight of the party table. The top compartment can hold up to two gallons of liquid, making it last long enough for all your guests to enjoy. The bottom part can be filled with fruit or summer flowers as an added decoration.

Margarita Goblet Set

Another component to drinks is the glass that it is served in. As this is what the guests will be holding for most of the party, you want them to be comfortable and classy. The Margarita Goblet Set fulfills both requirements by hinting at historic royalty, yet it is still sleek and modern. This set made of stainless steel will also keep the drinks icy cold, which is a must-have in the summer weather.

 

Double Wall Ice Bucket

 

Drinks at a summer party can be kept even extra cold with this Double Wall Ice Bucket. Designed for home bar and parties, the ice bucket is meant to keep the ice in its frozen state for a long time. You no longer have to worry about refilling melted water with fresh new ice as this container will do the trick for you.

Oasis Table Top Fireplace

Lighting and Atmosphere

The lights of your party will play a huge role in how comfortable your guests are. Depending on the time of day and mood you are going for, you will want to play around with how the lighting will look. For example, bright, natural, white lights are excellent for a day party, whereas a ambient, fire-lit setting may be the perfect way to allow your guests to relax at night.

Stainless Steel Cone Torch

The Outdoor Lawn TiKi Stainless Steel Torch is great for outdoor parties as it radiates and fills the whole space with a bright, warm light. The Oasis Bio-Ethanol Fireplace is also an excellent choice to bring out the summer bonfire feeling for late-night parties. It is designed so that it can go inside or outside as well, allowing the guests to freely roam without feeling overly confined.

 

Do you already have a party planned for this summer? Let us know in the comments!