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Chic Halloween Party Ideas

Adults in costumes at a halloween party

Halloween, as we all know, isn’t just for the youngsters. Adults can get in on the game too, typically in the form of an age-appropriate Halloween party that pulls out all the stops. Now, you could (if you’re feeling a bit lazy) just find a great Halloween party to go to this year near the apartments for rent in Manhattan. If you’re feeling adventurous, though, why not pull out all those stops yourself and organize your own October extravaganza for you and all your friends? It’s not as difficult as you may have envisioned, and should you choose to incorporate some of these innovative Halloween party ideas, you’ll be well on your way to crafting a soiree your buddies will be talking about for ages to come.

Trick-or-Treating: Adult Style

Who says that the kids should be the only ones to enjoy a few Halloween treats? If you’re throwing a party, why not mix it up by offering your adult guests their own assortment of candies (and other delights) to set the tone for what will surely be an exciting evening?

Set a Halloween Theme

We all know that themes make parties more amazing, so when you’re planning yours this October, be sure you do your research and select an appropriate Halloween party theme that your guests will enjoy. Your options here run the gamut. You could, for example, settle on some Halloween colors that will influence the decor and mood of your party location. Alternatively, you could ordain some costume theming (superheroes, fantasy characters, what have you), to make sure everyone’s outfits are on the same page, and to spice up your guests and their Halloween interactions.

Use Inventive Lighting Techniques

While you certainly could just rely on your run-of-the-mill overhead lights for your party, you might also want to try some special lighting techniques to make the evening all that more enjoyable. Candles, anyone? You can even try colored mood lighting for specific areas, to make the space feel more haunting and to complement your decorations.

Try a Halloween Bar

Here’s an age-appropriate idea that most all your guests will love: break out the booze in a Halloween fashion. At minimum, a Halloween-themed bar area with all your guests’ favorite drink orders will suffice, but if you’re interested in going the extra mile, you might also want to staff your bar with a costumed character, and have them serve up some Halloween-themed cocktails that are perfect for the occasion.

These Apartments for Rent in Manhattan Are the Perfect Spot to Throw a Halloween Party to Remember

Just take a look at the stunning views around The Cole. We’ll wager that you’ve already started envisioning what an amazing party within one of these spacious and elegant residences might be like, and with good reason! This is one of East Manhattan’s most pristine and luxurious communities, replete with wondrous amenities and setting that only adds to the awe you’ll experience while living here. It’s a new take on city life you’ll surely enjoy, so be certain you learn what The Cole is all about, then drop us a line to find out how you can make one of these fantastic apartments your very own today.