Group of people with green beer at home on st. patrick's day

The best St. Patrick's Day party ideas to decorate your house are classic clover garlands and wreaths, innovative lucky tree decor and painted mason jars, practical green or gold balloons and shamrock straw toppers, and more! Your party will be the most thematic with these tips!

Are you looking to turn your space into an emerald wonderland for St. Patrick's Day? You are going to rock with these easy-to-implement decoration ideas that will have your guests feeling the luck of the Irish from the moment they step through the door.

18 Easy St Patrick's Day Party Decorations Ideas

Saint Patrick's Day is getting close and you should follow our tips if you want to decorate your party without too much hassle. Read on and get inspired!

  1. Clover Garland: Adorn your walls, mantel, or staircase with charming clover garlands to infuse your space with festive flair.
  2. Oversized Clover Wreath: Make a statement with an oversized clover wreath hanging proudly on your front door, welcoming guests with Irish spirit.
  3. Hanging Pot Of Gold: Add a touch of whimsy by suspending pots of gold from your ceiling, creating a captivating focal point for your party space.
  4. Rainbow Window Decor: Let the vibrant colors of the rainbow shine through your windows, spreading joy and cheer to all who pass by.
  5. Painted Mason Jars: Transform ordinary Mason jars into dazzling centerpieces by painting them in shades of green, gold, or the iconic Irish flag colors.
  6. Lucky Tree Decor: Bring the outdoors in by hanging clovers on the branches of indoor plants or fashioning a faux tree with twigs adorned in lucky greenery.
  7. Leprechaun Belt Cups: Serve up your favorite drinks in style with green cups adorned with playful leprechaun belts.
  8. Irish Floral Centerpiece: Create a striking centerpiece by arranging yellow and white flowers in a green vase, symbolizing the beauty of the Irish countryside.
  9. Wooden "Lucky" Letters: Spell out the day's theme with wooden letters that proclaim "lucky," serving as a charming addition to your party decor.
  10. Clay Pot Leprechaun Hats: Craft adorable clay pot leprechaun hats to dot around your space, adding a sprinkle of Irish magic to every corner.
  11. Rainbow Welcome Mat: Set the tone from the moment guests arrive with a vibrant rainbow welcome mat, inviting them to step into a world of St. Patrick's Day fun.
  12. Paper Clover Wreath: Embrace the DIY spirit by creating a paper clover wreath to adorn your walls, showcasing your creativity.
  13. Shamrock Straw Toppers: Elevate your drink presentation with shamrock straw toppers, ensuring every sip has a bit of Irish charm.
  14. Green And Gold Balloons: Fill your space with festive flair by floating green and gold balloons, adding an extra pop of color to your celebration.
  15. Follow The Leprechaun Trail: Create a whimsical atmosphere by laying out a trail for guests to follow, complete with hints of gold and clovers leading the way to the festivities.
  16. Golden Stones: Sprinkle some luck around your space with golden stones, adding shimmering accents to tabletops or scattered along pathways.
  17. Glittery Horseshoe Garland: Drape glittering horseshoe garlands across mantels or doorways, symbolizing good fortune and prosperity.
  18. Penny Wall Art: Showcase your creativity by crafting penny wall art, turning spare change into a stunning display of St. Patrick's Day spirit.

With these easy decorating ideas, your party is sure to be a hit! If you want more, here is another Wisercosts expert guide on DIY St. Patrick's Day decorations to get you inspired.

Fun Ideas For St. Patrick's Day Party

If you also need some tips on activities to host at your party, here are some St. Patrick's Day party ideas for adults or the whole family. Check them out: 

  • scavenger hunt;
  • Irish dance out;
  • playlist with Irish music to sing along;
  • Irish movie marathon;
  • shamrock bingo;
  • whiskey tasting;
  • Leprechaun costume party;
  • cooking class with Irish dishes; and
  • Irish trivia game.

Start planning your party now and get the decorations and other St. Patrick's Day party ideas prepared today. Check out Wisercosts' blog page to find more inspiration and good luck!