You can’t go wrong with this classic casino games. Blackjack doesn’t require a lot of experience to learn how to play. Guests can learn the basics in minutes so that everyone can participate, even if they never played blackjack before.
Better yet, blackjack doesn’t require expensive equipment. Even if you don’t have a blackjack table, you can easily set up a game in your living or dining room. You can even use a green or red table cloth to get the look and feel of a felt blackjack table at the casino. Your local party store may even have affordable blackjack tables that you can purchase as an added touch.
For those who have never played blackjack, you can learn the basic rules easily. In the game, the player goes up against the dealer to try and get a hand nearest or equal to 21. Going over 21 is a bust meaning the person loses. Blackjack games in casinos have other rules like insurance or doubling down. You can incorporate those rules as well if you prefer or if your guests have experience playing blackjack. Either way, you’re sure to have a good time!
The game of craps has a much more complicated set of rules at the casino compared to blackjack, but this fun game can be played at home with just a set of dice. Buying a craps set online can get expensive, but you can look for a cheaper set if you just want to throw a nice casino-themed party from time to time. You can buy a table cover instead for an even better deal.
How you play the game really depends on your experience level and whether or not your guests know the rules already. You could simplify the game and have guests guess the outcome of the roll with two dice. You can take that further and have everyone bet on the pass line or don’t pass line bets to guess whether the shooter will roll a 7 before the point number. If you want to really play craps then you could give your friends a bit of a lesson in craps strategy and rules before they come over for the party. The choice is yours!
Many people love to play poker at home. Hosting a poker night has become extremely popular. Who knows – maybe one of your friends has their own poker table sitting in their basement or man cave. You don’t have to spend hundreds of dollars to sponsor a poker party. You can simply decorate the table with a green or red table cloth or check if your local party store has a poker table cover. Other than that, all you really need is a deck of cards.
Poker has lots of different versions. You the might want to play most popular versions like Texas Hold’em or Omaha since your guests will more likely know the rules to those games.
If you want to throw a perfect party then make sure to get some colourful casino-themed decorations to set the mood. Surely your local party store will have some casino party favours like plates, napkins, invitations, and other decorations. You can search online or go to a party store to buy favours to give out to guests like a deck of cards. If you have a creative side, you can make DIY wine glasses or coffee mugs with casino-themed images like cards and chips.
No party is complete without some food and drinks. To tie in the theme, you can easily buy a casino-themed cakes, cookies, or cupcakes. Any local bakery can tailor the dessert decorations to fit the theme of the party. Those who know how to bake can even make their own homemade treats. For more savory snacks, you can put together a meat and cheese platter so guests can easily grab a bite while enjoying the casino games.
Of course, any casino party will need some betting chips. You can buy your own set for a good price to reward players for winning. At the end of the night, you could even give away prizes like a bottle of wine or gift certificate to a nice restaurant to guests who win the most chips.
Throwing a casino-themed party makes a great way to spend a night together with friends. These exciting games will keep the party lively. Not to mention, your friends will love all the casino-themed decorations and, of course, all of those prizes.