Make it a graduation party to remember!

Casual and functional vintage lunchtrays for your next outdoor gathering.


Planning or know someone planning a graduation party this Spring? Feeling panicked? We’re here for ya! Thought we would gather some fun ideas to make your get together all the more memorable. Note, many of these ideas can apply to ANY get together.


Venue: Private Residence | Floral: KP Designs | Planning/Styling: Cherry Blossom Events

Backdrop for photo/selfie booth (use with own phone and/or Fujifilm Instax Camera). Turn pictures into a “photo book” where guests can take a pic + tape to page with a message to the new grad!

food + drink

Casual and functional vintage lunchtrays for your next outdoor gathering.


Keep the Coleman in your garage (any of these rentals would work)

Rent a bar and raise the bar

You don’t have to play with your food- BUT do make it fun with lunch trays!

seating + tables

Venue: Olin Park  | Photo credit: Megan Elise Photography

Yum yums: Offer cheese/charcuterie boards (D.I.Y.: Trader Joes, Costco or local favorites: Underground MeatsFromagination)

Display: It is your time to go to the head of the class. Our “A-frame” backdrop to display honors, fave books, school pics, etc.

Theme Ideas: 
Friends (the TV show…see inspiration at top)  |  One Smart Cookie (think cookie bar)  |  Boho Garden  |  Lets Get This Party Poppin’ (popcorn bar)  |  The Tassel was Worth the Hassle  |  Taco bout a Future  |  Good Old Outdoor Yard Party…

Other Additions:– Bright idea! Hang outdoor cafe lights– “Oh the places you’ll go” hand lettered globe Anna found on Pinterest!– Signage! Any of our vintage school boardssandwichstanding with tray: welcome, congrats, backdrop for photos and of course drink of choice?
Hats off to you!
Sarah + ALC Team