The clothes worn at a
toga party just have to fit in with the 'Roman' theme.
Creating a home-made toga is fun and is also cheap! But if
you want the Roman theme and the toga party to extend to
gladiators then just let guests know on the toga party
invitations! The toga party theme was made popular by the
the 1978 film Animal House and has become something of a
ritual for graduation parties and as a great theme for easy
fancy dress costume parties! Think Gladiator, Julius Caesar
Toga Party Theme
The Toga Party
theme extends to anything that you can associate with the
Ancient Romans. Dress up in cheap home made togas. Hire a
gladiator costume. Design a vestal virgin costume. Dress up
as a Roman slave! Dress up in a costume as a Roman Emperor
or Roman Empress. Make a list of any items that you
associate with the Romans, we've started you off on a great
list with some good ideas to help you create the Roman theme
or toga party.
Toga Party Ideas for
Planning a Toga Party
The following list of Toga Party
ideas will help with planning a toga party with a difference
and give you some inspiration on how to host a toga party.
Add to the list of ideas!
Toga Party Ideas - Color
Choose colors for your toga
party decorations which you associate with the Ancient
Romans. White and Gold are good. White and Purple also work
Toga Party Decorations!
Choose some great toga
party decorations continuing your Roman theme, here's
some great ideas:
Toga party decorations - think
of grapes and vine leaves!
Couches for reclining at the
Posters of Romans and
Fake vines made with green
Surround punch bowls, tables
and chairs with vine leaves
Plastic toy swords and shields
Make some gold colored Roman
Make some other
Roman Standards such
as SPQR. Make a large Banner with a Roman theme.
Toga Party Menu
Create the right atmosphere
and create a toga party menu. Include the menu with your
invitation! Request that your guests all bring along at
least one item of food for the Roman banquet! Our pages on
Ancient Roman Recipes
Roman Food will
help. A sample Toga Party Menu is as follows:
Small rolls sprinkled with poppy-seed and honey
Prawns in a sauce
Nuts and fruits
Toga Party Invitations
Make your own free
do-it-yourself invitations by using a free template by
Toga Party Invitations. When they are ready roll them up
into scrolls and distribute them by hand - use some Roman
clipart to brighten then up!