This is Nacho Average Fiesta Bridal Shower

¡Arriba Birdy babes, cause there’s no time to siesta when we’re planning a fiesta! Embrace colors, culture, and your upcoming I do’s with these essential elements... Here’s how to host a kick-booty fiesta bridal shower that your closest señoritas will taco ‘bout for a long time to come.

Left: Etsy, Right: Minted

Invitaciónes (invites)

Invite your family and friends to party like there’s no mañana with fun paper goods. This is your first chance to establish the vibe!

Left: Jared Smith, Right: The Rylands Photo Co

Flores (flowers)

Colorful florals are an absolute must for any fiesta party, the more the better!! Take it a step further with luscious flower crowns, so every one of your guests can feel a part of the decor.

Left: Stephanie Sterjovski, Middle: Amanda Collins Photography, Right: 5ive 15ifteen Photo Co.

Comida (food)

You can’t go wrong with the classics here-- tacos, chips, and dips. A build your own taco bar is great for feeding a large crowd, or serve dainty taco bites for a more upscale vibe.

Left: Aubrie Pick, Middle: Mama Latina Tips, Right: College Housewife

Bebidas (drinks)

Margaritas, mezcal, and watermelon punch, oh my! There are so many different types of drinks  that can be prepared with a Mexican flair. As long as it’s fruity, fresca (fresh), has a spritz of lime or even some jalapeño, it’s sure to get the fiesta going. 

Left: Kelleynan, Right: Heather Kruse Photography

La Mesa (the table)

Lay out the perfect tablescape with colorful flowers, cacti, and traditional serape cloth.

Left: Cowtown Cookie Co., Middle: Amanda Collins Photography, Right: Heather Kruse Photography

Dulces (sweets)

Go the more traditional route with churros or a folk art inspired cake. Or, keep it modern with bright decorated cookies.

Left: Heather Kruse Photography, Right: Annie Steele Photography

Globos (balloons!)

A balloon display brings the wow-factor to any party setting, creating a focal point for photos. Bonus points if they include witty puns!