Calling all GRINCH lovers! My family adores the Grinch. We dress up in our Grinch pajamas every Christmas, we watch the Grinch on repeat all season and we’ve set our table for the ultimate Grinch Party for Christmas! Come along and take a peek…
Host a Grinch Party for Christmas
Gather the garland and call all your Whos, it’s time to host the ultimate Grinchy party! I have my party table set for a seated dinner but you could easily rearrange a bit to style it as a buffet-style or simple mix-and-mingle set-up as well. The concept is the same… all the GRINCH details!
If you can find Grinch plates, then let them be the star on top! I have a set of the Grinch plates from Williams Sonoma.
- Affordable Grinch Paper Plates in 3 Designs (+ Napkins)
- Lenox Grinch Accent Plates
- Drink Up Grinches Napkins
I wanted to enjoy a Grinch party with a few fancy touches so I used my gold flatware and Waterford glassware to for a whimsical yet elevated Grinch party!
On each chair, I tied on boxwood wreaths I got at Ballard Designs. I use these every single year and change up the decorations on them for a different festive feel.
This year? Grinch ornaments I snagged at Hobby Lobby. Any Grinch-themed ornament will create a similar look so check Target, Walmart, Amazon etc. Use a big red ribbon to tie these on!
For the Grinch Party centerpiece, I set a large sleigh in the center of my table filled with wrapped gifts and decorations like a wooden Max, Cindy Lou Who, candy canes and red bows! I filled vases with bright red roses and white tulips. Basically, you want it to look like Who-ville!
Down the center, I tucked in fresh greenery like holly and magnolia leaves and twirled in strands of fairy lights – my favorite touch for ANY Christmas party! THESE are my favorite fairy string lights because they come with extra batteries.
Peppermint trees and gold glitter trees were tucked in for extra pizzazz! Mix and match your own favorite Christmas decor pieces with token Grinch-themed elements for the ultimate Grinch dinner party design. Your guests will LOVE IT!
Recipes Inspired by the Grinch
At any good Grinch Dinner Party, you need some Grinch-inspired recipes, right? Let’s take a look at the perfect list of recipes inspired by the Grinch Who Stole Christmas!
Hollywho Christmas Salad – Every who down in Whoville hangs a mistletoe wreath so serve up your version of the Whoville wreath with a Wreath Christmas Salad!
Grinch’s Rare Who-Roast Beast – “And they’ll feast, feast, feast, feast. They’ll eat their Who-Pudding and rare Who-Roast Beast.” >> Holiday Beef Roast Recipe
Who-Hash – What exactly is who-hash, you ask? It’s a diced vegetable and potato recipe you can make with or without added meat. It’s a great side dish for the Rare-Who Roast Beast! >> Recipe for Who-Hash
Who-Pudding – Tasty cake and pudding makes a delicious dessert for a Grinch party! >> Who-Pudding Recipe
Grinch Ice Cream – Another dessert idea? Tasty green Grinch Ice Cream with little red heart sprinkles! No ice-cream maker needed for this easy recipe!
Want more Grinch party ideas for Christmas? If you’re hosting a brunch, make it a GRINCH BRUNCH! This is a great idea for the smaller kids that might not be up for a fancy Who-ville late night Christmas dinner!