Create an exciting fundraiser theme for your community group or organization with some of the casino party ideas. If you are hosting a special poker night or you are looking to create a unique event for your work group, look to our guide for tips on how to use Las Vegas party supplies like invitations, decorations, foods, games, and favors. Host a formal poker party to add some excitement to your typical game nights.
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What Do I Need For a Casino Party?
In addition to basic Casino party supplies, like poker chip plates, cups, napkins, and decorations, you may want to consider purchasing, borrowing or renting the following items for your Casino Night party:
- Gangster costumes or James Bond-inspired suits
- A poker table and casino chips
- Playing card decks
- Novelty money that you can buy or make yourself
- Printed guides for the winning poker hands and rules to popular casino games
Casino Party Invitation Ideas
Get your poker night party guests excited for your event with creative invites like our Personalized Casino Invitations, which can be printed to include all of the party details!
For a unique touch, you can make your own casino party invitations. This can be a fun activity to get guests excited for your Las Vegas party! Here are some casino invitation ideas for your upcoming poker party:
- Attach a card-style invitation to a personalized Casino favor such as a button or magnet.
Include card suit confetti in the envelope with your invitations for a dash of Vegas glitz. Seal the envelopes with a personalized casino sticker printed with your party information or special welcome message.
- Plan a swanky event and let guests know you would like them to dress in formal attire.
- Use creative writing in your Poker Night Invitations. Use a flowing font to create a formal style. Look at the wording below for inspiration:
Your presence is formally requested
on the evening of December 3, 2014
Semi-formal dress required
Casino Party Decoration Ideas
The right decorations can make all the difference at your Casino party! Whether you would like to use Poker Chip decorations or a wild Las Vegas style, you’ll find great Casino ideas below:
- Lay out a deck of playing cards or poker chips as table scatter for your casino table decorations.
- Rent out a community center or host your event in a rec room to create a large open floor full of different gambling games. Set up roulette, poker tables, and other games of chance.
- Hang Casino banners, posters, and slot machine murals around your party area.
- Float a few balloons around the party area. Include a few balloons in solid colors that match the colors of your poker chips and use a thick black marker to put a dollar amount on them
Casino Party Food Ideas
In addition to typical party food like chips, veggie platters, hamburgers and hotdogs, you can add some casino themed food into the mix. Here are some suggestions to make your event feel like a top tier Vegas hotel:
- Serve snacks on silver trays. For a big fundraiser event, get volunteers to walk around with water, juice, and appetizers on platters for a Las Vegas elite experience.
- Use a small round cookie cutter to cut yellow, orange and white cheeses as well as pepperoni and stack them like chips. Serve them with stacked crackers
- Mini servings and champagne glasses will make your guests feel like they are big rollers at a Las Vegas hotel. Serve shrimp, meatballs, finger sandwiches and other small sized snacks to create a fancy feel.
Casino Party Favors
The stakes are high when it comes to sending your guests home happy. Don’t gamble on getting great gifts. Give your guests what they want with some of our casino favor ideas:
- Novelty poker glasses
- A gangster hat or money boa
To keep things easy, check out our complete casino favor sets.
Party Planning Toolbox
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- Casino Party Supplies: Includes paperware, invitations, personalized items, favors, and decorations for your party theme.
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- Party Budget Estimator: Download this guide to help budget your expenses.
Games and Activities
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Black Jack (21)
Know when to hit and when to stick with this classic casino game
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