Top Summer Party Themes: Enchanted Garden, Festival and Carnival
The weather is warming up and the leaves are blossoming which can only mean one thing: summer party season is just around the corner. From corporate celebrations, summer balls, weddings, garden parties and gatherings, summer makes us all want to make the most of the outdoors and celebrate with a chilled drink in hand.
Centring your summer party around a theme makes for a cohesive atmosphere and impressive spectacle as well as creating an immersive world for your guests to step into. Looking for summer party entertainment ideas? We have a roundup of our favourite summer party themes and acts ready to go! Opt for elegant enchanted garden themed entertainment, get the party started with lively carnival-themed entertainment, or go boho with our free-spirited festival-themed entertainment.
Now all you have to do is choose!
Enchanted Garden Entertainment
Setting an ethereal scene for garden parties, summer balls, weddings and more, enchanted garden themed entertainment can range from sophisticated elegant to kitsch and colourful.
Set the scene with a chic welcome from our head-turning Spring Fleur de Rêves hostesses before wowing with our beautiful Living Water Fountain who can provide a unique still water feature, or can dance with the water.
Are kids among your audience? Our friendly Rainbow Bugs will interact with the little ones and offer a luminous glow come dusk. Finally, add a slice of wow factor with bespoke projections and live vocals from our Video Mapping Butterfly, or spontaneous performance in the grass from these enchanting Flower Fan Dancers.
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Irresistible beats, high-octane energy and colourful dance; you can’t beat carnival-themed entertainment to bring summer vibes to your event. Go for tropical accents, lively music and get ready to dance all night long!
Pack a punch with these Rio Carnival Dancers. Highly versatile, they can offer a parade, stage show, or mix with your guests as they freestyle on the dancefloor shaking their hips in jaw-dropping costumes.
Offering an awe-inspiring stage show, our Capoeira Dancers showcase Brazilian martial arts known for quick and complex movements. Then mix in this fabulous cirque aerial act inspired by Rio De Janeiro and its world-famous carnival.
Throwing a smarter event such as a gala dinner or awards ceremony? Our Samba Quartet blend Brazilian rhythms with black tie and clever audience interaction.
From Glastonbury and Coachella to Benicàssim and Tomorrowland, music festivals are big news come summer, making them a fantastic theme for a summer party.
What could be more festival-inspired than hosting your event in a tent? Decorated with string lights, these beautiful event tipis are the ultimate in luxury festival and will make guests feel as though they’re holding a VIP pass.
Live bands are an absolute must for festival-themed entertainment. Take a look at our incredible tribute bands to create your dream line up, or set your festival’s genre with our exceptional cover bands and DJs and take your pick from indie, rock, folk, electronic dance and more.
Add colour and excitement as guests drink, dance and mingle with vibrant walkabout entertainment such as these strange and beautiful stilt walkers. Performing high up on stilts with sweeping wings and psychedelic costuming, our artists can greet guests and perform interactive walkabout sets as well as a fully choreographed stage show.
Summer Party Entertainment Ideas
With any number of summer party themes to choose from, our favourites have to be Enchanted Garden, Carnival and Festival.
Each lending themselves to creating a riot of colour, energy and fun, we’re sure your guests will easily be swept into another world with our immersive summer party entertainment ideas.
Fantastic for a range of summer events from corporate parties to weddings, let us help you dial up your favourite summer theme for high-impact wow factor or tone them down to suit sophisticated soirees. We love to create the unbelievable! Get in touch to find out more.
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