Travel Back in Time with These 13 Retro 70s Theme Party Decoration Ideas

Are you looking for unique ideas to throw a 70s theme party? Well, you're in luck because Peerspace has got you covered. The 70s were an iconic decade filled with funky color schemes, shag carpeting,...

Are you looking for unique ideas to throw a 70s theme party? Well, you're in luck because Peerspace has got you covered. The 70s were an iconic decade filled with funky color schemes, shag carpeting, and sleek mid-century flair. And with Peerspace, you can curate your own retro party decor or choose a 70s-inspired venue that will transport you back in time.

Peerspace is the go-to online marketplace for hourly venue rentals. Our local hosts go above and beyond to decorate their party pads, listing them on our platform for guests like you to enjoy. With Peerspace, you can find the perfect venue that will make your guests feel like they've traveled back to the 70s, without the hassle of decorating yourself.

Now, let's dive into our favorite retro 70s theme party decoration ideas that will elevate your next throwback party.

1. Add a Pop of Florals to Capture the Sunny 70s Feelings

1970s Vintage Sunny Echo Park Home - 60s 70s Retro Style Source: Peerspace

Bright, sunny colors and floral patterns were the hallmark designs of the 1970s. So why not bring those uplifting vibes into your party decor? Decorate with shades of yellow, orange, and chartreuse to give your party a groovy effect. Take inspiration from this sunny home in Los Angeles, with its oversized floral wallpapers, shower curtain, blankets, and dining table. It's the perfect spot to celebrate 70s flower decor.

2. Go 70s Hawaiian-Style with a Tiki Bar and a Groovy Pool

Vintage Tiki Backyard Production w Pool, and Pond Source: Peerspace

Transport your guests to a tropical Hawaiian vacation, 70s style, by setting up a tiki bar at your party space. Complete the look with tiki torches, thatched patio umbrellas, and rattan chairs. If all the decorating seems overwhelming, don't worry! With Peerspace, you can book a private tiki bar in cities across the globe. For example, this vintage tiki backyard setup in Long Beach, CA, comes with a tiki bar shed, a groovy pool, atmospheric lighting, and more 70s party decor must-haves.

3. Decorate with Psychedelic Fabric to Add Color and Texture

Boho Artist Studio Loft - High Ceiling, Natural Light, Ample Parking Source: Peerspace

Create a psychedelic space by hanging retro-patterned blankets or tapestries on the walls. This colorful art installation in LA sets the perfect vibe for a 1970s-themed party. The way the sunlight shines through the tapestries creates a magical atmosphere, like stepping into a 70s dreamland.

With Peerspace, you can rent unique spaces like this one. One Peerspace reviewer shared their experience, saying, "Great space & an even better host! The host was generous and extremely helpful. All in all, a wonderful space that any creative would love to be in."

Now that you have some amazing decoration ideas, it's time to start planning your retro 70s theme party. Let Peerspace help you find the perfect venue and make your party an unforgettable journey back in time.

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