Travel Theme Graduation Party Ideas Your Grad Will Love

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Finding graduation party themes that feel fresh and exciting and express all the hopes and dreams you hold for your grad can seem overwhelming. Avery makes it easy to pull together a memorable graduation party theme your grad (and guests) will love.

Personalized DIY details and fun graduation party activities allow you to create a truly epic send off for your grad. A travel theme is a cool DIY graduation party for guys and girls that sums up the feelings of excitement as your grad adventures out into the world.

With quality products and free templates, Avery gives you the tools to upgrade your travel theme with fun activities for guests and graduation party favors your grad will cherish. Expertly curated ideas, easy-to-use templates and quality materials help make your party a stand-out event.

Begin the Journey with Unique Graduation Party Invitations

Phenomenal invitations prime your guests for what to expect and create excitement for what’s to come. An authentic-looking template for a passport is a unique graduation party invitation that fits the travel theme perfectly.

Avery white matte note cards are ideal to use for printing your own graduation party invitations. Not only do they match up with hundreds of free templates, but they’re printable on both sides and come complete with envelopes.

When choosing printable note cards for your project, material quality is an important consideration. Avery note cards are heavyweight with a matte white finish for vibrant color and sharp text so your DIY projects look upscale and pulled together.

Click here for passport invitations template.

Put Your Own Stamp on the Event

Finish the look of your graduation party invitations by printing your own personalized envelope seals. Avery 2″ Print-to-Edge Labels are the perfect size for sealing envelopes and are easy to make look professional with customizable templates or your own designs.

Making your own DIY passport stamp stickers is a fantastic way to seal your graduation party invitations with a travel-themed finishing touch. Customize your passport stamps with the date of your event, favorite family vacation destinations or the city where your grad will be attending college.

Click here for London stamp template

Click here for Paris stamp template

Click here for Barcelona stamp template

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DIY Passport Photobook with Stamp Stickers – Avery 8315 & 6450

First-Class Graduation Party DIY Photo Booth

A photo booth is a delightful idea for any graduation party. Everyone loves taking photos and it gives guests something fun to do and talk about with each other. Digital photos may seem obvious, but going analog with your photo booth is a change of pace that feels special.

Using instant photos for your photo booth also creates opportunities for fun DIY projects for your guests. Not only can you provide more graduation party activities to entertain your guests, but also personalized party favors they’ll love.

Graduation party favors that feature photos of friends and family are charming keepsakes grads will love to take with them. DIY stations with Avery supplies allow graduation party guests to turn their instant photos into cherished memories and a special gift for the grad.

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DIY Passport Photobook with Stamp Stickers – 5 x 7” Graduation Party Signs – Avery 61519

Map Out Your Graduation Party DIY Stations

Help guide your guests through DIY graduation party activities with well-placed decorations that give them instructions and helpful hints. Adding themed signs to decorations guides your guests through the party space while also creating ambience.

You’d be surprised how many treasured items around your house can be used to add drama and texture to your graduation party space. Vintage suitcases, trunks, globes and maps can all be requisitioned for party duty to fit the travel theme.

Decorative mini vintage suitcases are perfect containers for displaying the supplies at your DIY graduation party favor stations. Avery Surface Safe® Wall Decals allow you to add themed signage anywhere you need it without damaging home décor or walls.

Click here for 5″ x 7″ sign template.

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DIY Passport Photobook with Stamp Stickers – 1″ Graduation Party Stickers – Avery 6450 & Globe Stickers Avery 8293

Bon-Voyage: DIY Graduation Party Photobook

For the grad, a photobook is a personal, meaningful gift they can take with them on their adventure. For guests, getting to put together a photobook for their friend or family member is a fun graduation party activity for sharing memories and wishes with the grad.

Assemble thick blank card stock in a travel themed binder. Provide 1″ passport stamp stickers for attaching photos, globe stickers and colorful ultrafine permanent markers. Graduation party guests can add photos to the book and write messages to the grad.

Click here for 1” passport stamp sticker template.

Click here for 1 ½” globe sticker template

DIY Photo Passport Graduation Party Keepsake

A small leather suitcase or valise is perfect for displaying blank passport cards your graduation party guests can turn into photo keepsakes. Smaller Surface Safe® Sign Labels identify supplies and can provide instructions for guests.

Supply blank passport cards (using the same template as your graduation party invitations) and 1″ passport stamp stickers. Guests can use the stickers to attach photos to the passport cards for an instant, memorable graduation party favors.

Click here for 3.5″ x 5″ sign template.

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DIY Graduation Party Photobook Supplies with Marker for Messages – Avery 09231

Design Your Graduation Party to Give Your Grad the World

You want to give your grad the world— with tools and products from Avery you can throw a memorable graduation party to celebrate their achievements and start the next step of their journey.

If you don’t want to print at home, Avery WePrint™ custom printing service is a great resource for party invitations and other printed graduation party projects. Start designing your graduation party now and get your printed goods delivered in as few as three business days with exceptional print quality.