Looking for fun and exciting graduation party themes 2023? Throw your son or daughter an unforgettable party to celebrate their high school or college graduation with one of these amazing party themes.
Unique Grad Party Themes
Fiesta! Graduation Party Theme Decorations
What’s more festive than a colorful fiesta? Make your son’s or daughter’s grad party memorable with this festive Mexican fiesta inspired party decorations!
Etsy has loads of cheerful fiesta decorations – everything from invitations to balloons to party signs!
And the food for a fiesta-themed celebration is so easy – and who doesn’t love nachos, tacos or fajitas? Not to mention margaritas for the adults!
20 Piece Personalized Fiesta Graduation Kit – Under $20!
If you’re looking for colorful personalized fiesta grad party decorations, check out this great printable kit at Etsy!
This bright and cheery kit includes 20 different decorations – everything from invitations to welcome signs to banners. You can personalize everything online. Then just print everything at home or at your local office supply store.
It’s so simple to have a colorful graduation that will. impress everyone!
Travel-Themed Grad Party Ideas
Graduation marks the end of one era of life…why not throw a party that celebrates new beginnings? These graduation party themes featuring map and travel decorations are the perfect way to look forward to a new adventure.
The World Awaits Graduation Party Theme
Is your son or daughter planning a big adventure after they graduate? Then check out these fabulous travel-themed party supplies from Etsy’s Big Dog of Happiness Shop!
Adventure Awaits Party Theme Decorations
Shindigz also features a fun “Adventure Awaits” grad party theme, including a unique 5 1/2 foot tall passport standee that is a wonderful background for all those selfies!
FRIENDS Grad Party Theme
Is your graduate a fan of the iconic TV show, Friends? A Friends-themed grad party is the perfect way to celebrate all the friends they’ve grown up with!
Start with a fun backdrop like the fabric one pictured above from Amazon – it’s sure to make for great selfies! Then fill in with some of these festive Friends-themed decorations from Etsy:
And of course, there were so memorable food episodes on Friends, so it’s easy to come up with food ideas. I love the idea of doing a trifle bar (don’t forget to put out peas and ground beef for the brave!), a coffee bar, or serving sub sandwiches.
Bright Future Theme Ideas
The graduate who’s going to be doing big things in life will enjoy this funny “Bright Future” party theme! Inexpensive sunglasses make a great party favor for this clever theme.
Vintage Varsity Graduation Party Theme
Retro-style vintage varsity letter party theme is a unique choice for the guy or girl with lettered in their favorite sport (or two). Colorful party supplies feature a varsity letter and stripes…a fun nod to school spirit.
Funny Grad Party Themes
The Tassel Was Worth the Hassle – Gold or Silver
If your grad has a great sense of humor, this is a fun theme that works well for either a high school or a college graduation party.
Grad Party Themes by Color
Black and Gold Foil Party Ideas
Looking for an elegant grad party theme? The gold foil accents on these black and white party decorations add just the right touch of elegance!
Black and White Party Theme
Black and white are popular colors for grad parties…the colors remind you of old-time school chalkboards. And it’s easy to add a pop of any color to black and white.
School Color Grad Party Decorations
Using the grad’s school colors for the party theme is a great way to honor them and their school. This great Best Is Yet to Come theme is available in 10 colors – which makes it easy for you to pull together a stunning celebration!
Congrats Grad School Color Party Decorations
Want to throw a dazzling graduation party without spending a fortune? Check out these festive “Congrats Grad” decorations that come in 8 school color themes!
Party City offers complete decorating kits, which include everything from decorations to tableware. You can also order individual items if you’d prefer.
It’s so easy to quickly pull together a stunning party!
Graduation Party Themes for Girls
If you’re looking for a fun grad party theme idea for your daughter, check out these festive grad party theme ideas in more feminine tones.
Dream Big Pink & Black Theme for Girls
How cute is this pink and black graduation party theme for girls? It’s so easy to pull together an impressive party for your daughter…you can find all the decorations you need at Big Dot of Happiness.
Monogram & Floral Grad Party Decorations
Is your daughter a girly-girl? Then she’ll love these darling pink rose and monogrammed grad party decorations!
The Best is Yet to Come Party Theme
Your party is sure to stand out when you use these vivid pink and black graduation decorations! Delightful “The Best is Yet to Come” party supplies include photo booth props and all the indoor and outdoor decorations you could ever want.
This bright and colorful chevron and dots Congrats! party idea is so versatile…you could choose to accent almost any color! It’s the perfect choice for the daughter who wants a colorful theme but doesn’t look too girly.
Life is an Adventure
Colorful party supplies are a fun choice for the guy or gal who has big things waiting for them! I love the vintage suitcases they used as for a cupcake stand.
Graduation Party Themes for Guys
Keys to Success
Send your son off to a bright future with this striking “Keys to Success” grad party theme. Masculine navy and gold plaid adds a manly touch to these easy grad party decorations.
All-Star Grad Party Ideas
Was your son the team star in high school? Honor his accomplishments with this fun All-Star grad party theme.
Add your school colors to the black & white decorations for an extra pop of color.