The item listed after the budget on the party planning checklist is usually your venue choice. If you are planning to have the party away from home the venue choice will cost money and will come out of your budget and a time will have to be arranged for decorations and so forth. If your party is going to be at home, and you have to hire a professional to come and clean some unwanted stains out of your rug the parties budget will be affected, making it an important listing in your checklist. Of course, if your home needs nothing besides some freshening up you may leave it off your list for now.
Party ideas might seem hard to come up with at first but referencing the occasion gives a planner a good start in the right direction. Examining the key purpose to the event and choosing a theme will help direct your imagination to what would interest you and entertain the guests. To best represent the desires of the guest of honor, inquire what theme they would like.