5 EASY EVENTS
Daily Dose: Easy peasy creative holiday centered events
Time Investment: ⏰-⏰⏰
Money Investment: $-$$$
Resident events don’t have to always be over-the-top. Sometimes simple is better…actually, a lot of the time simple is better - for you and for your residents! Remember those nontraditional and creative holidays we always highlight? Now’s the time to put those into action. Here are 5 event ideas for the summer centered around a few of these creative dates.
Here are the dates you need to know for these easy resident events:
(Don’t get stuck to these dates. The events can be done any day!)
8/2 Ice Cream Sandwich Day
8/3 Watermelon Day
8/6 Root Beer Float Day
8/24 Waffle Day
8/25 Banana Split Day
CHOOSE YOUR DESIGNS
Don’t forget - we have more designs for these types of events - just Search: ICE CREAM SANDWICH or WATERMELON or ROOT BEER or WAFFLES or BANANA SPLIT to browse for more.
WHAT YOU’LL NEED
For the following, it would be a good idea to purchase them at the store so they are fresh!
Ice cream sandwiches
Waffles and toppings (whipped cream, strawberries, etc.)
Banana split ingredients:
ALL THE TOPPINGS!
BRING IT TO LIFE
Prior to the event:
Post the printed invitation around the community.
Don’t forget to post the digital version of your invitation - email it to your residents and post it on your social platforms.
The day before, or day of:
Post the appropriate social square to remind the residents of the event!
Go grab your mad lib captions for each of these days from the Creative Holidays Daily Dose!
At the event:
Help your residents serve their sweet treats if needed - It may get a little messy! 😋And don’t forget to take tons of pictures. These are fantastic for social media! Post them after the event to encourage better attendance for your next event.
(Sneak some deliciousness for yourself, too. 😉)
Get the most out of your resident events by reading our Resident Events Foundational Guide - Click on the banner below!