Choosing a theme for your bachelorette party is an exciting part of the planning process, and it can set the tone for the entire celebration. With so many options out there, it can be challenging to decide on just one that captures the vibe of your big day perfectly – and then you need to figure out how to decorate. But don’t worry!
We’ve pulled together a list of the 25 best bachelorette party themes to help you narrow down your choice and provided our top picks for decor to bring your theme to life. So read on to find your perfect theme, and get planning!
1. Sex & The City Bachelorette Party Themes
With its focus on female friendships and empowerment (plus tons of fashion inspo!), a Sex and the City theme provides a perfect backdrop for a weekend of laughter, dancing, and bonding with your best friends. Whether you’re sipping cosmopolitans at a chic bar, indulging in a luxurious spa day, or hitting the dance floor in your favorite designer heels, you’ll want the decor to match the girly, chic vibe. To set the scene, snag this personalized photo backdrop that allows you to bring a personal touch to any party. Or, check out our Sex and the City bachelorette party guide for the full scoop on how to party like the fab four!
2. Disco Bachelorette Party Themes
A disco-themed bachelorette party is a great way to transport back to a groovier time when the dresses were glittery, the pants were flared, and the shoes were platformed. To set the mood, snag a pack of oversized disco ball balloons, then hit the dance floor to boogie down to classic disco songs like “Stayin’ Alive” and “I Will Survive”. Check out our Disco bachelorette party guide for more tips on throwing a funky fresh bash.
3. Moulin Rouge Bachelorette Party Themes
Inspired by the iconic cabaret in Paris, a Moulin Rouge theme provides a glamorous way to celebrate upcoming nuptials. The party can be decorated with red and black accents, chandeliers, and glittering lights to create an atmosphere of decadence and indulgence. Snag a few bunches of opulent red ostrich feathers to enhance the sultry burlesque vibe. For more inspiration, check out our guide to throwing a Moulin Rouge party.
4. Harry Potter Bachelorette Party Themes
With its magical world of wizards, witches, and mythical creatures, Harry Potter is a classic story that has captured the hearts of people around the world, and a Harry Potter bachelorette can be a fun way to revisit childhood memories while celebrating your next stage in life. To decorate, use these magical floating candles and Hogwarts house signs to create your own Great Hall vibes. If you’re planning to head to Orlando to check out the Wizarding World of Harry Potter for the full experience, check out our Orlando party guide for more tips.
5. Neon Bachelorette Party Themes
With no shortage of bright and bold colors, a neon theme creates a lively, energetic theme that is perfect to set the stage for a night of celebration. If you want to go all out, consider getting a custom neon sign made for the event – as a bonus, you can also use it at your wedding! Or, you can set up a glow-in-the-dark neon photo booth, where you and your friends can take tons of pictures to capture the memories of the night. No matter what, a neon party is a great way to glow hard for your big celebration.
6. Diamonds are a Girl’s Best Friend Bachelorette Party Themes
Make your bachelorette party sparkle and shine with a Diamonds are a Girl’s Best Friend theme that celebrates your own beautiful ring. Decorate the venue with a variety of colorful diamonds, hang up an iridescent diamond curtain, or set up a metallic diamond pinata filled with goodies for a fun activity! No matter what, your bride is sure to feel extra sparkly and special!
7. Casino Night Bachelorette Party Themes Themes
A Casino Night theme is perfect for brides-to-be who love to gamble or enjoy the glitz and glamour of Las Vegas-style entertainment. Decorations like red and black balloons, playing cards, and dice can add to the ambiance of the party, or raise the stakes and create a centerpiece moment with a Casino balloon arch that ties it all together. With a casino-themed bash, all your guests will feel like high-rollers.
8. 90s-themed Bachelorette Party Themes
The 90s was an iconic decade, known for colorful fashion, popular music, and tons of pop culture references. This theme provides the perfect opportunity to relive the carefree vibe of the 90s, with guests dressing up in neon-colored clothes, scrunchies, and high-top sneaks. To get the party popping, we recommend this oversized hip-hop decor set, complete with a giant colorful boombox. For more inspiration, check out our full guide to throwing an epic 90s-themed bachelorette party.
9. Tropical Bachelorette Party Themes
A Tropical theme is a playful way to bring the feeling of a beach vacation to your party, no matter where you are. Create a festive atmosphere by draping strands of colorful flower garlands throughout the party space, or set up a photo area with a tropical backdrop that incorporates flowers, tropical birds, and palm leaves. Overall, a tropical-themed bachelorette party is a great way to embrace a summertime vibe and add some color to your celebration.
10. Great Gatsby Bachelorette Party Themes
Inspired by the iconic book and movie of the same name, which is set in the roaring 1920s, this theme brings to mind elegant fashion, decadent parties, and plenty of glamour. For a party like this, we love an opulent black and gold look, and you can also include some classic 1920s elements, such as feathers, pearls, and art deco motifs, to create the perfect ambiance and add vintage elegance to the celebration. Your friends will be feeling like they’ve stepped back in time to the Roaring 20s!
11. Pajama Party Bachelorette Party Themes
A pajama party is a great low-pressure theme for a bachelorette party because it provides a comfortable and laid-back atmosphere for everyone to relax and enjoy. With a pajama party theme, you could decorate with cozy blankets, twinkling strands of lights, and gauzy curtains to create a warm and inviting ambiance that’s perfect for a movie night or classic sleepover games like Truth or Dare.
12. Nautical Bachelorette Party Themes
A nautical theme is a creative idea for a bride who loves the open water, boats, and all things ocean-related, and it can be a great fit if you’re incorporating an outing on a boat as part of your celebration. With this theme, there are tons of punny decor options to choose from, like these Get Nauti or Last Sail Before the Veil photo sets. You can also add some additional decorations such as anchors and seashells to create a maritime atmosphere and bring some sea breeze to your party.
13. Disney Princess Bachelorette Party Themes
Disney princesses are an iconic and beloved theme that can be a fun option for a bachelorette party. With a variety of princesses to choose from, each with their unique personalities and storylines, the theme offers endless possibilities for activities and decorations. Set up a photobooth with fun props for everyone to take pictures like their favorite princess, or add some ‘once upon a time” balloons to enhance the magic. With this theme, your bride-to-be is sure to feel like the fairest of them all!
14. Barbie Bachelorette Party Themes
A Barbie-themed bachelorette party is a playful theme for brides who love all things pink, sparkly, and girly. With this theme, you can incorporate decorations like Barbie balloons, streamers, and lots of sparkly sequins–all in signature hot pink, of course– to create a Barbie Dream House vibe. To take it to the next level, splurge on a larger-than-life Barbie box photo booth that you can take killer photos in all night!
15. Wine-themed Bachelorette Party Themes
A wine theme provides a sophisticated and classy way to celebrate. With a wine theme, your group can relax and indulge in delicious wines, while enjoying the company of friends. Even if you aren’t able to get to a vineyard, set the scene with a silk wisteria flower garland for an elegant backdrop to your celebration. Check out our full Wine bachelorette party guide for more tips on how to plan a classy soiree.
16. Spa Day Bachelorette Party Themes
A spa day-themed bachelorette party is a great way to relax and unwind before the big day and enjoy some much-needed self-care. To bring the spa to life wherever your party is, set the space with some chic scented candles, calming music, and flowers to create a peaceful, relaxing atmosphere. Enhance the spa vibes by gifting your friends matching robe sets that can be used both for your day of pampering and while getting ready on the day of the wedding. Matching robes will also make for adorable photos as you spend the day getting pampered with your closest friends.
17. Country Bachelorette Party Themes
A country-themed bachelorette party will have your friends saying yee-haw as you enjoy your last rodeo before the ring. This theme is perfect for ladies who love to embrace their inner cowgirl and there are lots of options to bring this theme to life. You can set up a fun Last Rodeo photo backdrop complete with cow balloons, or sprinkle sparkly rodeo-themed confetti through the space. And of course, no country cowgirl is complete without a hat–we love these colorful, iridescent ones that can add flair to any outfit!
18. Mermaid Bachelorette Party Themes
A mermaid theme allows you to embrace your inner mermaid and have some fun by the pool or the ocean. Celebrate the bride’s “last splash before the bash” with an adorable mermaid-themed balloon set that will make for an awesome photo backdrop at the party, or add in additional decorations like seashells, starfish, and shimmery jellyfish to create a full under-the-sea look. To truly go all out, snag these mermaid tail outfits that will have your group looking like true sea queens.
19. Garden Bachelorette Party Themes
A garden-themed bachelorette party is a beautiful theme that’s perfect for a bride who loves all things nature and floral. With a garden party, you can add decorations such as flower arrangements, rustic lanterns, and wisteria garlands to create the perfect ambiance, and set the table with delicate china to create a classy affair. Choose food and drinks that go along with the theme, like fresh fruit and herbal teas, for an added touch. You can even include nature-inspired activities like flower crown making, scavenger hunts, or creating plant terrariums!
20. Ultimate 80s-themed Bachelorette Party Themes
An 80s-themed bachelorette party is a vibrant way to celebrate the bride-to-be’s last hurrah. This theme offers the perfect opportunity for guests to dress up in bold and colorful outfits, from neon leggings to oversized shoulder pads and big hairdos. The party can be decorated with classic 80s props like Rubik’s cubes, cassette tapes, and boomboxes, while music from 80s legends like Madonna, Michael Jackson, and Bon Jovi keeps the party going all night. With an 80s-themed bachelorette party, you and your friends can relive the nostalgia of the 80s, and create new memories together.
21. Final Fiesta Bachelorette Party Themes
For a fiesta-themed bachelorette party, go all out with bright, colorful decor to set the mood for some south-of-the-border fun! With this theme, you can incorporate elements like cute cactus centerpieces, colorful papel picado garlands, and a classic pinata, because what’s a fiesta without one? Complete the look with a Final Fiesta backdrop kit perfect for photo moments.
22. Hippie Bachelorette Party Themes
A hippie-themed bachelorette party is a fun, laid-back theme for any free-spirited bride-to-be. To decorate, think bright pops of color, and touches of retro cool that will go great with a playlist with hits from the 60s and 70s. You can add decorations such as peace signs and flowers, groovy lava lamps, and colorful tapestries to create a chill ambiance, and invite everyone to don their best flower child outfits–the more tie-dye the better!
23. Classic Raunchy Bachelorette Party Themes
While bachelorette parties come in all shapes and sizes, a classic raunchy theme is a popular choice for those who want to let loose and have a wild night with their closest friends. This theme allows guests to indulge in some tongue-in-cheek humor and bawdy jokes, making for a playful and lighthearted atmosphere. Decorations can include suggestive props and or photo backdrops, as well as balloons and garland to set the mood.
24. Beach Bachelorette Party Themes
A beach-themed party is a great way to soak up the sun with your friends as you catch some rays. A beach-themed bachelorette party can involve a trip to a nearby beach or even a destination vacation, where you and your friends can swim in the ocean, and relax the day away. The party can be decorated with beachy props like palm trees, flower leis, and beach umbrellas, or grab a set of pool floats to take your floating game to the next level. Get more ideas for your beach-themed party here.
25. Animal Print Bachelorette Party Themes
Animal print is a bold theme for brides who want to show off their wild side as they celebrate their big day. An animal print-themed bachelorette party could include decorations such as animal print balloons, tablecloths, and centerpieces. Talk a walk on the wild side and include a mix of prints, like zebra party hats, leopard print confetti, tiger balloons, and a Let’s Get Wild garland that ties it all together. Get ready to get fierce with your girls and have a night you’ll never forget!
Get Started Planning
Deciding on the right theme for your bachelorette party is just one of the many exciting steps involved in planning a successful celebration! But once you settle on that, it’s time to get started. Check out our Ultimate Bachelorette guide for more tips on how to plan the perfect bachelorette celebration.
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