Halloween Party | Themed Catering | Toast Blog | Peter Rowland
16 October 2019

Themed catering – host your own spooky Halloween party

Keen to celebrate all things creepy and kooky this October 31? Our bespoke Halloween-themed catering will make your event a breezy, bewitching affair.

We love any excuse for a good dress up, and it seems that party lovers all over Australia are now embracing the opportunity for some frighteningly good fun by getting into the spirit of Halloween.

 Once a solely American and European tradition, the treasured annual celebration has skyrocketed in popularity here in recent years, with revellers of all ages getting into the spirit with theatrical costumes, trick-or-treating and elaborate, themed parties all over Australia. 

Peter Rowland Halloween Sweet Treats Oreo Spider Cupcake
Oreo Spider Cupcake, Pumpkin Head Donut, Pretzel Stick and Cheese Broomsticks

We’ve seen a rising demand for private Halloween parties in recent years, with clients inspired by Instagram images of impressively costumed stars and clients jumping at the chance to go all-out with costumes and dramatic décor to throw a really over-the-top party.

OK, so you may just be wondering: apart from some seriously epic attire, what does Halloween actually celebrate? Allow us to share a few quick facts. 

Also known as ‘All Saints Eve,’ ‘All Hallows Eve’ and ‘El Dia de Los Muertos’ (Day of the Dead), Halloween is a celebration with pagan roots dating back over 2000 years. In ancient Celtic times, the festival was called Samhain and celebrated the end of the “lighter half” of the year and beginning of the “darker half” in the northern hemisphere.

Here in Australia (where our seasons are opposite) it has turned out to be just another great excuse to dress up and have fun; and if you’re a grown-up, it’s a perfect opportunity to entertain friends over some great food and drinks.  Keen to get your freak on this Halloween? We’re here to help you pull off a spectacularly spooky themed soiree that will have your friends eerily impressed. Our team can design a special Halloween-themed menu around your party, with beverage package to match – all you need to do is figure out your costume.

Plan your Halloween party with Peter Rowland – call or email us today.

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