Category Archives: Monopoly Theme Party


competition is stiff!  check  out all the awesome parties and vote on your fave…or if you can’t decide….just vote for mine (just kidding–sorta).  Click on the link below and leave a comment under one of the pictures you would like to vote for.  (If you are not a fan of Kara’s Party Ideas you must first become a fan on FB). 
So here they are! The SUMMER HOSTESS PARTY CONTEST FINALISTS! Judging was SOhard. So glad it wasn’t just up to me this time {Thank you, fab judges}! A huge thank you to ALL of you who entered! Every single one of you deserve something special for your hard work and amazing parties!!
The winning party is now chosen by YOU, my readers and fans {voting is happening on Facebook}! But that’s not it. By voting, you also have a chance to WIN! Not only does the winner receive a $200 ultimate relaxation package BUT one lucky voter will win the same {chosen randomly}! 
Now go and VOTE. Leave ONE comment under ONE of the party photos you’re voting for in the Facebook album HERE. You have to be a fan of {like} Kara’s Party Ideas on Facebook to be able to leave a comment. The party with the most votes wins! Voting ends Friday, September 30th!
HERE ARE THE TOP 8 PARTY FINALISTS {in no particular order}…..
GIRLS NIGHT OUT PARTY by Mindy Hoerr Kaisner

MERMAID UNDER THE SEA PARTY by Tami Branch Goeckeritz

FUN & GAMES PARTY by Jamee Bryant of Setting The Mood

JIMMY BUFFET BEACH BASH by Nicole Everson Gould

PIRATES AHOY PARTY by Jennifer Wright Hanna

FISHING THEMED PARTY by Spaceships & Laser Beams

SAILOR BEAR PARTY by Fabiola Lopes

GLAMPING PARTY by One Stone Events



Here are some pics from the table I set up for the Table Setting Show at Beth El Temple.  The show runs through Monday so if you are in the Indy area stop by and check it out.  There are approximately 
30 wonderful tables to view. 
The 3-D “PLAY” sign was the centerpiece for the sweets table and chocked full of monopoly parts..monopoly money, tokens, hotels and houses, deed cards etc.
Water works iced cookies-my first attempt at painting cookies ; )
Sweet & Salty Chex mix with custom mini cookies
Scottie Dog wrapped licorice
Rice Krispy Treats with custom edible wafer paper 
Mini Community Chests filled with chocolate $$$$

Electric Company Painted Cookies

Dice Lollies

Deed Card Chair Banner

Oversized Monopoly Board table topper
Tokens, Dice and Houses Napkin Rings

Water Works Drinking Glasses

A special thanks to Rachel at A Classic Party Rental for the Linens, Tables and Chairs!
These boy party ideas were also featured on Spaceships and Laser Beams.