Whatever you and your family celebrate during the holiday season, make it festive, cheerful and fun with beautiful decorations, baking supplies and coordinated tableware. The Party Shop has the holiday cheer you’re looking for, as well as novelties, gifts, wrappings and wearables to tie your holiday look together.

Why Not Try:

The holidays are such a festive time of year but they can also be very expensive. How can you have fun while still being frugal? Shop at The Party Shop, and check out our Tips page for more great ideas.

Don’t Forget:

Invite your friends and family to go Christmas caroling with you (free fun while giving back to others). Then, head back to your house afterwards for hot chocolate, cider, cookies and a movie.

Roasted Winter Squash Soup (serves 20):

You Will Need:

  • 8 pound(s) butternut squash, peeled, seeded, and cut into 1-inch cubes
  • 2 large onions, chopped
  • 6 clove(s) garlic
  • 3 tablespoon(s) curry powder
  • 1 teaspoon(s) salt
  • 3/4 teaspoon(s) freshly ground pepper
  • 6 tablespoon(s) vegetable oil
  • 8 cup(s) low-sodium vegetable broth
  • Sour cream, for garnish

What To Do:

  • Preheat oven to 400°F. In a large bowl, toss butternut squash, onions, garlic, curry powder, salt, and pepper with vegetable oil to coat. Divide between 2 baking pans and roast until browned, 45 minutes.
  • Using a blender, puree batches of roasted vegetables with vegetable broth.
  • Transfer to a large pot and heat. Serve warm with a dollop of sour cream.

What To Buy:

You always need the basics for a party — cups, napkins, plates, table covers, utensils, streamers. But, unlike other stores, The Party Shop has more than just the basics; it is a true specialty store. The following is a list of the products we suggest on our tips and idea tab; they are just some of the thousands of unique items in our store that will set your event apart from the rest.

To create shopping list, specify quantities for each of the items below. You can then print the list or email it to a friend.

  • Santa Hats