A prom is a semi formal dance usually held at the end of a school year. This much awaited event is help for seniors and encompasses a lot of entertainment for the students. During the prom a prom king and a prom queen is selected among the students. This is a very special title and holds tremendous importance for the students.
The students help out during the prom; some play the role of a DJ while others attend to the punch bowl to ensure no one spikes it with alcohol. A theme makes a prom much more enjoyable. This is because the decorations and entertainment can be planned according to the theme. Here are a few fun prom themes.
Best Prom Themes 2013
A Masquerade Theme
A masquerade ball is a masked ball where every individual wears a mask the covers a majority of their face or their entire face. This theme became popular during the 18th century.
A masquerade ball themed prom would be a very interesting theme to have. It would create an atmosphere of suspense and mystery. The unmasking could happen just before the prom king and queen is declared.
A Candy Themed Prom
Candy is enjoyed by all teenagers. You could extend this enjoyment by incorporating it into one of their major nights. The prom venue could be converted into a candy land, an imaginary land where everything is made of candy.
The decorations could include tall cupcake stands with colorful cupcakes, giant lollipop handouts, an entrance made with giant candy cane and so on.
A Haunted Prom
A unique and different prom theme is that of a haunted one. Proms are generally associated with magic or romance and thus the themes are expected to be pretty and beautiful. A haunted theme would be a different yet enjoyable way to spend this night.
A haunted house could be placed adjacent to the dance floor to provide a break from the dance floor. The decorations could be done with rope spider web and fog machines. Underclassmen could be dressed up as monsters and ghosts to provide the scare element.
An Alice In Wonderland Theme
Alice in Wonderland is a theme where one could experiment with a lot of wacky decorations. The entrance could be shaped in the form of a rabbit hole and the dance floor could represent a croquet ground.
Other notable decorations could include hat centerpieces, giant flowers and branches for people to take pictures in front of. Various scenes from the novel could be recreated to give the theme a sense of authenticity.
The beautiful atmosphere of Pandora could be the perfect setting for a prom. It would be very enjoyable for the prom goers. Underclassmen could be dressed up as navi inhabitants and pose for pictures with the seniors.
The venue could be decorated with enormous trees and the dance floor could have a forest theme. Parts of the movie could be played in the background throughout the prom. The entire venue could, moreover, have a blue lighting to it