For an adult pool party idea, I love the idea of decorating a fun outdoor bar cart to use by the pool. I separate the bar cart into two rows where the back part of the cart needs to be at a higher level than the front of the cart. I use cake stands and flowers to make the back row higher. Pool Floats for Backyard Pool Party Ideas for Adults You can never have too many pool floats. For this party we wanted to keep the feeling as tropical so we bought a watermelon, strawberry and flamingo floats for our friends. And we bought a baby pool float to use as our floating cooler.
As far as pool party food ideas for adults go, if a lot of fun is to be had swimming and participating in activities, then it might be better to cook lighter proteins like chicken or fish in place of burgers or hot dogs. Your barbecue can be utilized for all kinds of creative entrées like flatbread pizza, kebabs or grilled shrimp. Here are our adult pool party ideas on how to create the perfect get together that will put you and your guests at ease, knowing you've attended to every detail. Step 1: Pool Party Themes Style the party by incorporating themed decorations and party supplies that will make a splash without taking a big bite out of the budget.