By Patty Sachs



Try these festive and frosty party ideas to keep cool all summer:



These ideas have been tested by a random group of party experts and the consensus is that hot weather celebrating is not only fun...but also it can be downright...chillin'. 


So Party On! And, Stay Cool!


Patty Sachs is  the author of 10 party planning guides, speaker and workshop presenter, regular contributor to party industry publications and a popular media interview expert. Her new e-book, Don’t Wait…Celebrate! Will be released on August 15th, during Don’t Wait…Celebrate Week, the 12th annual tribute to the art of celebration.  More about the “week” can be found at


A list of her books can be found on her party planning website found at: On her other web site, she joins Phyllis Cambria, with whom she co-authored The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Throwing a Great Party, and offers on-line party advice. Ms Sachs can be reached at or 763-432-3395 CST  Her book Pick A Party is out of print but copies can be obtained at: