Lemon Inspired Theme Party Ideas

Peek through our gallery filled with lemon-inspired theme party ideas to turn those lemons you have on hand into a party that will put life in a better mood.

You might not think planning a theme party is the best solution when life seems to be making things difficult, but isn't that the BEST reason? Theme parties are happy occasions - they let us enjoy the company of favorite people, drink lots of fun theme named cocktails, and create playlists to fit the feel - for no reason whatsoever.

Lemons provide lots of theme party inspiration, especially where the signature drinks and party menu is concerned. Whether you opt to go with a classic yellow look, a pink lemonade approach or a summertime soirre styled event, we've got the jumping off point for you to organize your menu ideas, decor and of course, drinks!


  • Classic Yellow Ideas

    Decor: When it comes to theme party decor for this party there are a lot of options. Bright yellow accents are obvious choices - sunflowers and yellow dishware or linens are easy decor ideas that are also affordable.

  • Cocktail: Add some spice to your lemonade cocktail to concoct a signature Cajun sip. We're big fans of this drink since it packs the heat and sweet, but is also affordable for a party crowd.

  • Menu: Think lots of lemon infused foods for this party. Lemon mousse cups require a bit more work than our pink lemonade cupcakes, but they're definitely worth the effort.

  • Summer Stand Inspired

    Decor: Look around during the summer and you're sure to spot some kiddies with a lemonade stand. Use the ramshackle glam look of a DIY stand to inspire a backyard affair that's casual and pretty in it's informal look.

  • Cocktail: When you've got a crowd nothing works better than a punch. This berry lemonade punch recipe was originally concocted for a 4th of July BBQ, but with a heafty splash of vodka and a bit of limencello it's a big ol' cocktail ready to go for a summer soiree of any kind.

  • Menu:  Take advantage of the backyard summer feel of this theme idea and make a menu that's all about fresh, citrus food. This fresh salad works with our cocktail choice, is easy to make, and it works well paired with grilled fish or chicken.

  • Pink Lemonade Theme

    Decor: If it's just the ladies you're calling over to help turn life's frown upside down, consider going with a fresh pink lemonade inspired party. A table dressed in pretty pink shades and delicate feminine embellishments will make you all relax and smile.

  • Cocktail: If you ask us, lemonade is only enhanced when you add lots of vodka and twizzlers. If you agree, try turning your lemons into this cocktail.

  • Menu: These cupcakes are literally infused with lemonade mix and are a proven hit. They're some of our most popular cupcakes and for good reason - they're sweet, sour, tangy and fresh. Make yours yellow if you'd like by replacing the pink mix with a classic one.

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