40 Ways to Stay Calm and Organized Before Hosting a Large Party or Event

By Shannon

If you are planning to throw a large party or event, there is an abundance of work that needs to be done. It can feel incredibly overwhelming, and may bring out levels of stress that you aren’t used to feeling. With so much to do, it can feel like it may never actually happen. Don’t worry! We are here to give you 40 tips on how to stay organized and calm throughout the entire process, so that you can go on to have one of the parties of your life.

Always make sure you have a plan before you get started. Credit: Shutterstock

40. Make a Plan

Before you get started with getting ready for your party or event, you should sit down and make a plan. What is your theme or style? How long do you have before the party starts? How many people do you plan to invite? What’s your budget?

Take some notes about what you are planning to do. Credit: Shutterstock

This process is called “organizing your thoughts”. Once you see everything in black and white, things will become much more clear. You will know almost immediately begin to feel out the process of what needs to be done before the big day.