As we approach Earth Day 2024, it’s the perfect time to honour our planet with an eco-friendly party that Mother Nature would approve of.

Green Space: Choose an outdoor venue such as a local park or your garden. Not only does this minimise energy consumption, but it also provides a natural setting with a scenic backdrop. Remember to consider typical April showers and set up a marquee or gazebo to protect your guests from potential rainfall.

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Planet vs. Plastics: Adorn with potted plants and biodegradable balloons. Say no to single-use plastics and opt for reusable tableware and utensils, preferably made of wood or bamboo. If plastic is necessary, ensure it’s made from recycled materials.

Zero Waste Menu: Craft a menu featuring locally sourced, organic ingredients. Offer meat-free options like fresh spring rolls with peanut sauce. Encourage guests to bring their own containers from home to take away leftovers, reducing food waste.

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Eco-Friendly Activities: Organise fun activities that are environmentally friendly. You could pot plants, host a clothing swap, or set up DIY stations for crafting recycled art or making natural beauty and skincare products.

A Sustainable Send Off: Instead of plastic presents that contribute to landfill waste, offer guests party favours such as reusable tote bags, seed packets, or bamboo utensil sets.