17 Ideas for Your Game of Thrones Premiere Party
We’ve all anxiously been awaiting the return of our fave fantasy drama since the Jon Snow cliffhanger (seriously?!?) left us in complete shock. Now that winter is finally over IRL, Game of Thrones is returning this weekend for its sixth season. You know what that means? An epic premiere-watching party *must* be planned. The watch party essentials below are totally doable and will make your hosting skills fit for the iron throne — just don’t forget to whip up some GoT-themed party food. Think: dragon DIYs, King’s Landing-inspired desserts and plenty of cleverly named cocktails based on your favorite (or most feared!) characters. Get ready, April 24 is coming…
This may not be a show for kids, but you can still save those plastic Easter eggs for some seriously cute party favors. Bonus points for finding little dragons at your local craft store to stuff in the eggs! (via Our Nerd Home)
2. Cool Material Game of Thrones Beer Labels ($3): Our fave characters may not have the luxury of bottled beer, but you can still get into the GoT spirit with these beer labels! We’re personally partial to the Night’s Watch, because, our fave Jon Snow.
3. Fantasy Flight Games A Game of Thrones: The Board Game ($41): You’ll probably need a game or two to blow off the steam after the premiere has ended. Grab your guests and get those gaming skills ready with this epic board game.
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And of course the most epic cake-cutting scene ever deserves a nod at the party. No need to grab a sword for this pie and pigeons because poisons aren’t included. (via A Table For Two)
These dragon egg cookies are the stuff of dreams. If you don’t happen to have a food coloring air brush handy, a careful cookie-decorating hand will do. (via Semi Sweet Designs)
GoT fan will tell you that this show can drive people to drink. So grab the Solo cups and play responsibly.
: Who needs a photo backdrop when you can create this throne? This simple DIY will be blowing up your IG feed during every commercial break. (via Imgur)
Wondering if your favorite character will be getting the axe is kind of this show’s M.O. This gorgeous tequila cocktail will definitely help calm the nerves. (via Flicks and Food)
10. An Acquired Home Vintage Brass Goblets ($65): Those epic costumes may not be readily available, but you can still cheers it like one of the characters with these vintage brass goblets. Bottoms up!
GoT decor theme.
This scene was not so appealing. The cake pops, however, will definitely have your guests coming back for seconds. (via Not Your Momma’s Cookie)
What’s a good watch party without some deliciously on-point cocktails? These recipes are sure to be a hit with your guests, but it never hurts to have a bottle or two of blackberry wine just in case. (via A Heaping Spoonful)
Winter Is Coming Banner
Even though winter is *technically* over, this banner will get all your guests in the mood. Use it as a photo booth backdrop or hang it above the T.V. to remind your guests of the impending doom of the seven kingdoms. (via Your Friend Elle)
Spring is all about the citrusy desserts. So it’s only fitting to prepare some of Sansa’s favorite treats from Westeros! (via Sugar and Soul)
Dinner pre-premiere just got a lot more interesting. These place cards will keep it festive and set the scene for the next few hours ahead. (via Vix Venture)
These cauliflower steaks eerily resemble Weirwoods and are perfect for that pre-GoT premiere dinner spread. Don’t forget to carve the faces! (via Geek Dad)
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