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15 Ideas Refrescantes To Throw The Coolest Party

Se vino la pachanga. Fun and games aside, your VIP guest should be a cold and refreshing Coors Light.

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So, you're throwing a party...

...but don't want it to be lame.

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Here are some thought starters to make your party más exciting:

1. Forget about those pomegranate- and apple pie-scented shenanigans — light up the room with the fresh aroma of a campfire...

That's right, the smell of fire, wood, and memorias de tu infancia.
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That's right, the smell of fire, wood, and memorias de tu infancia.

2. ...or make your crib smell of abuelita's most exquisite concoction.

Because Dios es grande, there is such a thing as a flan candle, and it will be a hit with all nostrils.
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Because Dios es grande, there is such a thing as a flan candle, and it will be a hit with all nostrils.

3. Ameniza with a little game of lotería.

Keep your invitados entertained for hours.
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Keep your invitados entertained for hours.

4. Celebrate your origin with coasters that map out Latin America.

You can find out which countries’ maps are available here.
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You can find out which countries’ maps are available here.

5. Ambience is key. Use these for when the party is about to get LIT.

Go old school with lightbulbs that will add mystique to any setting.
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Go old school with lightbulbs that will add mystique to any setting.

6. Or go the punchis-punchis way with dope LED lights.

Probably a nice addition if you're playing, say, electrónica.
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Probably a nice addition if you're playing, say, electrónica.

7. Get a portable speaker to blast some good canciones.

This case is Bluetooth enabled, but you can also plug in a microphone and get to singing. Plus, it looks pretty darn beautiful.
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This case is Bluetooth enabled, but you can also plug in a microphone and get to singing. Plus, it looks pretty darn beautiful.

8. Koozie it up by hugging your beers with luchadores.

Pónganse rudos with drink holders straight from the ring.
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Pónganse rudos with drink holders straight from the ring.

9. Get some chill glasses to keep your beer, well, chill. 😉

These self-cooling glasses can be for show, obviously ('cause they're neat) or you can have them just in case you run out of ice, God forbid *se persigna*.
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These self-cooling glasses can be for show, obviously ('cause they're neat) or you can have them just in case you run out of ice, God forbid *se persigna*.

10. Do serve mini tamales.

Call your mamá or your tía to make it happen, but just make it happen!
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Call your mamá or your tía to make it happen, but just make it happen!

11. PLEASE HAVE THESE SOMEWHERE:

Forget #basic snacking — offer crunchy hors d’oeuvres Mexican style.
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Forget #basic snacking — offer crunchy hors d’oeuvres Mexican style.

12. Drink nectar from the gods (beer)...from the gods:

It's your party, and you can drink from a Pythagorean cup if you want to! BTW, this thing will spill out the bottom if you pour an indecent amount of liquid in it. See, it's meant to make your drinking ~classy~.
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It's your party, and you can drink from a Pythagorean cup if you want to! BTW, this thing will spill out the bottom if you pour an indecent amount of liquid in it. See, it's meant to make your drinking ~classy~.

13. Project "El Santo" movies on the walls of your place.

This screen projector has built-in Wi-Fi and Bluetooth, and is basically a ginormous touchscreen.
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This screen projector has built-in Wi-Fi and Bluetooth, and is basically a ginormous touchscreen.

14. Why not make it even more marble-lous with some friggin' globos?

Hey, you had balloons in every party growing up, so why not now? Plus, these look manly.
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Hey, you had balloons in every party growing up, so why not now? Plus, these look manly.

15. And, lastly, wear something ~fresh~.

“¿Seabass o no vas?" (a la fiesta, obvio).
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“¿Seabass o no vas?" (a la fiesta, obvio).