Last Updated: Jan 4, 2017
Planning an unforgettable Quinceanera begins with choosing the perfect theme. Whether you’re set on starring in a modern fairytale or bringing your favorite color palette to life, your theme should combine style, fun, and grace. Choosing Quinceanera party invitations, deciding on a venue, and organizing decorations, all depend on your party theme. We’ve compiled a list of worthy Quinceanera themes and ideas to help make your Quince one-of-a-kind.
Paris Themed Quinceanera
Celebrate your 15th birthday with a Paris themed party, characterized by stylish Paris inspired decorations. Begin your party planning with a pink, white, black, and gold color palette for a stylish and dainty look. You can deck your party out with Eiffel Tower inspired tableware, garlands, backdrops, and centerpieces. You can also create custom canvas prints with cute French sayings to enhance your theme. Opt for French cuisine and desserts to make your party feel like a real Parisian paradise.
Cinderella Themed Quinceanera
You can’t get any more classic than a storybook Cinderella Quince! Although this theme places heavy emphasis on your pretty blue ball gown, you can base your party theme off of Cinderella’s entire story. Go for a light blue and white color palette, complemented by Princess-inspired decorations, pearls, and plenty of white flowers. Arrive to your Quinceanera ball in a whimsical carriage to top things off.
Princess Themed Quinceanera
Grab your tiara for a special princess themed party where you’re the belle of the ball. This is a magical fairytale theme that features plenty of pink and purple décor, silver accents, and sparkling tablescapes. Look for a traditional princess inspired gown to make the perfect entrance.
Masquerade Themed Quinceanera
Get the party started with an elegant masquerade ball in which your guests wear unique masks. This is an elegant and fun theme that entails a formal dress code which should be specified on your party invitations. Use a color palette that consist of black, purple, and gold to make your decorations stand out. Lastly, challenge you guests to get creative with their masks to add even more charisma to your party.
If you’re inspired by the classic Western lifestyle, this theme is for you. Pick out your favorite cowgirl boots and begin planning for a country styled Quince. This theme is characterized by barn inspired décor, wood signage, mason jars, sunflowers, and plenty of plaid and lace. Serve traditional American foods and have your guests follow a Country dress code to create an old fashioned atmosphere.
Take a cue from nature with an enchanted forest Quinceanera theme full of beautiful greenery and florals. This theme combines rustic décor with fairytale elements to create a fun and charming Quince. Primary colors for an enchanted forest Quince include shades of white, pink, and green. This theme is perfect for an outdoors spring or summer Quince.
Bring in your Quince with a Mariachi-themed party, characterized by delicious Mexican cuisine, décor, and colors. Although the most important part of this party theme is the live Mariachi band, you can mix in your favorite music with the band to combine tradition with your own style. You can wear a beautiful Mariachi Quinceanera dress to stay true to your party’s theme.
Mint Green and Pink Quinceanera
Turn this classic color scheme into a full party theme by making your party decor a mint green and pink extravaganza. These two colors are perfect for girls’ birthday parties and complement each other very well. You can also get creative with your dress options by finding a mint green and pink dress to match your colorful theme.
Candyland Themed Quinceanera
Cater to your sweet tooth with a Candyland-themed party. This theme is often used for kids birthday parties but can easily work for a Quince. Base all of your décor, food, and tablescapes off of one color to make this theme classy and more contemporary. Set up an unforgettable candy station for guests and order personalized candy to leave your mark.
Winter Wonderland Quinceanera Theme
Prepare for plenty of sparkle with a Winter wonderland themed Quince affair. This party theme is perfect for Winter birthdays and includes plenty of white, silver and light blue elements. Everything from your party invitations to your dress should follow this color palette to create a crisp and icy atmosphere.
Victorian Themed Quinceanera
Head back to the sophisticated Victorian era with a Victorian themed Quinceanera full of vintage styles and elegance. Incorporate chandeliers, tall candles, white lace, and classical music when considering this theme. When it comes to your outfit, remember that a Victorian inspired dress should be big, puffy, and finished with elaborate designs. If you’re hosting your Quince at a hotel, this theme is perfect for you.
Under The Sea
Let your imagination soar with a Mermaid inspired party theme. This party idea includes décor, food, and fashion, characterized by beautiful aquatic colors and sea-inspired elements. Combine shades of teal, blue, purple, and orange, to make your theme pop. You can plan out DIY projects to create seaweed, sand, and other elements of ocean life to make your theme feel real. You can wear a mermaid shaped gown or dress to complement your party.
Peacock Themed Quinceanera
Use the beautiful colors of a Peacock to inspire your Quince with this colorful party idea. Find an array of decor, food, and a Quince cake that follow a teal, purple, and green color palette, in order to blow guests away. Use plenty of faux peacock feathers across your party decorations, along with incorporating feathers in your hairstyle or dress to take this theme over the top.
Hollywood Themed Quinceanera
Pull out the red carpet for a Hollywood themed affair full of glitz and glam. This is a star-studded theme inspired by memorable Hollywood movie premieres and music award shows. You can encourage guests to dress up like they’re heading to a modern or old school Hollywood event.
Go all out with a beautiful butterfly theme for your Quince. This theme consists of butterfly shaped decorations, plenty of sparkle, and a butterfly inspired cake. Turn your party into a whimsical affair by hanging paper butterflies of different sizes throughout the entire party room. You can also incorporate adorable butterfly pins and accessories throughout your Quince hair and dress.
Black and White Ball
Host an elegant black and white affair. This theme is all about dress code! Make sure guests arrive in formal black and white attire, to match all of your black and white decorations. Mix and match stripes, polka dots, and different patterns to add charm and flair to your party design. The sky is the limit with a black and white color palette.
Alice in Wonderland
Throw the ultimate tea party with an Alice in Wonderland themed Quinceanera. This is a fun and bright theme inspired by the elaborate table set-up and quaint characters of the Alice in Wonderland story. You should focus on creating a lavish dessert table, a tea bar, and a grandiose tablescape to match. Don’t forget to wear a black bow!
50s Themed Quinceanera
Break out the classic cars for a 50s themed quinceanera with the perfect old school feel. This is a vintage and classic theme that involves plenty of 50s inspired elements such as jukeboxes, 50s inspired attire, and pin-up hair. You can have guests get into character and pull inspiration from this era to make your party complete.
When it comes to choosing your Quinceanera theme, always remember to go with your heart. This is a once-in-a-lifetime moment that should feel special and unique with a theme that reflects your excitement. After all, all eyes are on you.