Aloha, fellow tropical escape experts. When the weather warms up, we start thinking about the best tropical vacations we’ve been on. We want to bring a little bit of that island charm back home. The palm trees swaying in the breeze, the ocean waves rolling up to the beach — what’s not to love? While we can’t bring Hawaii’s palm trees or ocean views home with us, we can have our own luau to get into that beachy frame of mind!
Your friends at AllFreeHolidayCrafts.com have planned the perfect backyard luau party for your summer staycation! Picture your friends and family sipping tropical drinks with bright-colored decorations all around you. You’ll be shaking your hula hips in no time.
1. Luau Decorations
Transform your backyard into an island oasis with colorful decorations. No luau is complete without tiki torches, leis, and plenty of sunny decorations. Enjoy the laid-back ambiance you can create with these DIY party decorations.
- Bold Bottle Tiki Torches
- Homemade Hawaiian Leis
- Aloha Hula Girls
- Vintage Sunset Starburst Mirror
- Under the Sun Drink Umbrella
- Summer Sun God’s Eye
- Pretty Paper Pineapples
You know you’re on a tropical vacation when you have a fruity drink in your hand, so why should your summer staycation be any different? Fire up the grill for some delicious summer appetizers and sliders. Then, cool down with fruity drinks and desserts. You’ll love our Hawaiian-inspired menu selections!
- Coconut Lime Tropical Smoothie
- Lemonade Fruit Pops
- Hula Sliders
- Mango Shaved Ice
- Fruit and Spinach Summer Salad
- Chicken, Bacon and Banana Kabob
Bonus: Luau Kids’ Activity!
Keep the kids busy while you sip your coconut smoothie with this DIY Sun Printed Fabric activity. They’ll love the summer colors!
What’s your idea of a perfect tropical vacation?