57 Creative and Unique Bid Day Themes and Ideas

Looking for the perfect theme to make your Greek Bid Day unforgettable? Look no further! Bid Day is a time for new members to bond and celebrate, and a unique theme can make it even more special.

Discover some of the most creative and exciting Greek Bid Day themes, from tropical Luau parties to rustic Bohemian gatherings. Get inspired and make your Bid Day a day to remember!

And if you’re looking for more guidance on planning successful events for your sorority or fraternity, be sure to check out our blog post “How to Plan a Successful Social Event for Your Fraternity or Sorority.” We’ll walk you through the steps to make your next event a hit!

TV & Movie Bid Day Themes

Great Gatsby:

Transport your sorority back to the roaring 20s with this extravagant theme. With a dash of elegance and a sprinkle of jazz, bring out the fancy clothing and stand out among the rest. Go big with glittering centerpieces and (non-alcoholic) champagne towers, and don’t forget the feathers and pearls. Cheers to the past, present, and future of sisterhood.

Great Gatsby

Friends (The TV Show):

Could we BE any more excited for our Greek Bid Day Friends theme? It’s a trip down memory lane with all your favorite characters and catchphrases from the iconic TV show. So join us for a cup of coffee at Central Perk and let’s relive the laughs and memories that made us all feel like part of the gang!

Wizard of Oz:

Follow the yellow brick road to sisterhood with this enchanting theme. Get ready to click your heels and journey through the land of Oz. Bring out the ruby slippers and green witches for a night of magical fun. Add a touch of whimsy with rainbow decor and a candy bar that would make even the Wizard jealous.

Alice in Wonderland:

Fall down the rabbit hole into the world of sisterhood with this curious theme. From the Mad Hatter’s tea party to the Queen of Hearts’ court, this theme is full of endless possibilities. Add a sprinkle of madness with mismatched decor and quirky tea sets. With “curiouser and curiouser” details, this theme is sure to be a wonderland of sisterhood.

Alice in Wonderland


Outwit, outplay, and outlast the competition with this adventurous theme. Challenge your sorority sisters to a night of friendly competition with tribal challenges and immunity idols. Bring out the khakis and bandanas for an authentic survivor look. With the right strategy and teamwork, your sorority can become the ultimate survivor.

USA - All American:

Celebrate the land of the free and the home of the brave with this patriotic theme. From stars and stripes to apple pie and baseball, this theme is as American as it gets. Decorate with red, white, and blue and add a touch of Americana with cowboy hats and denim. Celebrate sisterhood and the great USA with this all-American theme.

Harry Potter:

Accio sisterhood with this magical theme. From Hogwarts to Diagon Alley, this theme will transport you to the wizarding world. Decorate with floating candles and Hogwarts house banners and add a touch of magic with potion bottles and wands. With this theme, sisterhood will feel like a journey through the halls of Hogwarts.

Harry Potter

Greece (The Movie):

Take your sorority on a trip to the Aegean Sea with this stunning theme. From ancient ruins to crystal-clear waters, this theme captures the beauty of Greece. Decorate with Mediterranean blues and whites and add a touch of mythology with goddess decor. With this theme, sisterhood will feel like a Greek vacation.

Game of Thrones:

Winter is coming, but sisterhood is here to stay with this epic theme. From the Iron Throne to the Wall, this theme captures the drama and intrigue of Westeros. Decorate with medieval accents and add a touch of fantasy with dragon decor. With this theme, sisterhood will feel like ruling the Seven Kingdoms.


Explore the world of self-expression and sisterhood with this vibrant theme. From neon lights to glitter and sparkle, this theme captures the energy and excitement of Euphoria. Decorate with bold colors and add a touch of glam with disco balls and mirrors. With this theme, sisterhood will feel like a celebration of individuality and expression.


Top Gun:

Take to the skies with this high-flying theme. From Maverick to Iceman, this theme captures the adrenaline and excitement of Top Gun. Decorate with aviator sunglasses and military accents and add a touch of danger with “danger zone” signage. With this theme, sisterhood will feel like a mission to conquer the skies.

Music Bid Day Themes


Get ready to rock out with our Greek Bid Day Rock & Roll theme. It’s a head-banging, guitar-shredding, fist-pumping celebration of all things rock. We’ll crank up the volume and let the music take us on a wild ride, so grab your leather jacket and get ready to party like a rockstar!

Rock & Roll:

Get ready to rock out with our Greek Bid Day Rock & Roll theme. It’s a head-banging, guitar-shredding, fist-pumping celebration of all things rock. We’ll crank up the volume and let the music take us on a wild ride, so grab your leather jacket and get ready to party like a rockstar!

Disco Inferno:

Burn baby burn! Our Disco Inferno Bid Day theme is hot, hot, hot! Get ready to boogie down and disco the night away. From disco balls to platform shoes, this theme will have you feeling funky and fierce.

Rockstar - Music Festival:

Get ready to rock out with our Greek Bid Day Rock & Roll theme. It’s a head-banging, guitar-shredding, fist-pumping celebration of all things rock. We’ll crank up the volume and let the music take us on a wild ride, so grab your leather jacket and get ready to party like a rockstar!

Hip-Hop Extravaganza:

It’s time to drop the beat and turn up the volume with our Hip-Hop Extravaganza Bid Day theme. From old school to new school, this theme has got it all. Get ready to bust a move and show off your best dance skills. Let’s get this party started!

Sports Bid Day Themes

NFL Draft:

Score a touchdown with your bid day theme by going all-out with an NFL Draft-inspired celebration. From helmets to jerseys, create a high-energy environment that gets your sisters pumped up for the big day. With a little imagination and a lot of team spirit, you can make your bid day a true touchdown!


Get ready to tailgate in style with a bid day theme that celebrates the great American tradition of pre-game parties. Set up tents, fire up the grill, and break out the cornhole boards for a day of fun, food, and fellowship. Your sisters will love the chance to relax and enjoy each other’s company before the big day.


Get ready to feel the heat of competition as we go for the gold with our Greek Bid Day Olympics theme. Let’s see who will take the top spot on the podium and make their house proud. It’s time to break a sweat and show us what you’ve got, champions!


March Madness:

Get your game face on and prepare for the ultimate showdown with a March Madness-inspired bid day theme. Create a high-energy atmosphere that captures the thrill of the tournament, complete with bracket challenges, basketball hoops, and plenty of team spirit. Your sisters will love the chance to compete and bond over their shared love of the game.

Space Jam:

Get ready to take off with our Space Jam theme! Blast into the stratosphere with your sisters by your side, as you celebrate the ultimate bond between sorority sisters. With galactic decor and space-themed treats, it’s the perfect way to commemorate your special sisterhood.


Rev your engines and get ready to speed your way to bid day success with a Nascar-inspired theme. Create a high-octane atmosphere that captures the excitement of the track, complete with checkered flags, racing stripes, and plenty of adrenaline-pumping action. Your sisters will love the thrill of the ride!

Adventure Bid Day Themes


Let your wild side out with our Greek Bid Day Jungle theme. Swing from vines and roar like a lion as we explore the untamed wilderness. It’s a journey of discovery and adventure, so get ready to embrace your primal instincts and let the jungle rhythms move you!

Under The Sea:

Dive into a world of wonder with our Greek Bid Day Under The Sea / Nautical theme. We’ll explore the depths of the ocean and set sail on a voyage of discovery. So put on your sailor hat and get ready to chart a course to adventure on this nautical escapade!


Journey into the wild with our Safari theme! Immerse yourself in the beauty of the great outdoors as you celebrate the bond between sisters. From animal prints to lush greenery, we’ll transport you to an exotic paradise, where sisterhood reigns supreme. Roar with your sisters and embark on the adventure of a lifetime with Safari.

Out Of This World:

Our Out of This World theme is a celebration of sisterhood and the power of unity. Bring your sisters together for an unforgettable night under the stars, complete with ethereal decor, otherworldly snacks, and a shared sense of wonder. Let your sisterhood reach new heights with this truly magical theme.

Food Bid Day Themes


Step into a world of sweet surprises with our Greek Bid Day Candyland theme. It’s a sugar rush extravaganza with colorful treats and tasty delights around every corner. Let’s indulge our sweet tooth and savor the fun as we journey through this candy-coated wonderland!


Sizzle in with our juicy burgers and fries, a taste that’ll leave you flipping! Our Bid Day theme is hotter than a griddle, with matching t-shirts and caps to make your sisters drool. Trust us, this Bid Day is going to be animal-style!


Willy Wonka:

Unwrap the magic and enter a world of pure imagination with our Wonka-themed Bid Day. Get your golden tickets and join us for a scrumdiddlyumptious time. From everlasting gobstoppers to fizzy lifting drinks, this sweet adventure will be nothing short of fantastical.


Join the herd and cluck your way to our Chick-fil-A Bid Day. It’s more than just a sandwich, it’s a full-on experience with cow-printed décor, chicken nuggets galore, and sweet tea to wash it down. It’s time to get your beaks wet and fill your tummies with love.

Ice Cream:

Scoops, sprinkles, and swirls, oh my! Our ice cream-themed Bid Day will be a brain freeze of fun. With ice cream trucks, sundae bars, and sweet treats at every turn, you won’t know whether to scream for ice cream or for your sisters. So grab a cone, chill out, and enjoy the ride!

Ice Cream

Colorful Bid Day Themes

Color Run:

Splash some color on your bid day with our Color Run theme! Let the rainbow of hues ignite your excitement and energize your sisters. Get ready for a day filled with laughter, fun, and vibrancy. Don’t just paint the town red, paint it every color of the rainbow!

Cow Print:

Get ready to mooooove and groove with our Cow Print theme! Whether you’re a city girl or a country gal, this chic and playful theme will have you yee-hawing with excitement. With black and white spots as far as the eye can see, you’ll feel like you’re part of the herd. It’s time to show your true spots!


Let the night come alive with our Neon theme! From the brightest of greens to the boldest of pinks, we’re turning up the wattage and igniting the night. Let the neon lights guide you through the dark and lead you to a night you’ll never forget. Let’s make it electric!



Are you ready to ignite the fire within? Our Flames theme is all about unleashing your inner flame and letting it burn bright. From fiery reds to blazing oranges, this theme will set your bid day ablaze. So throw on your best red and get ready to light it up!

Crayola Crayons:

Step back into your childhood with our Crayola Crayons theme! Let the colors of the rainbow inspire your creativity and let your imagination run wild. Whether you prefer coloring inside or outside the lines, this theme is all about letting your colors shine bright. Let’s color our bid day with fun and laughter!


It’s time to embrace the sweet and tangy with our Oranges theme. From citrusy decor to fresh squeezed drinks, we’re turning up the vitamin C and energizing your bid day. Whether you prefer a juicy slice or a zesty zest, there’s something for everyone in this bright and bold theme.



Let the sunshine in with our Sunshine theme! Whether you’re a morning person or a night owl, this theme is all about spreading warmth and light. From golden decor to sunny snacks, we’re bringing the heat and lighting up your bid day. So let’s soak up the rays and make it a day to remember!

Nature Bid Day Themes

Sun Flowers:

Let your sisters bloom like sunflowers with this Greek Bid Day Theme! Bright, bold, and beautiful, this theme is perfect for the sisters who radiate warmth and positivity. Deck out your bid day with yellow and green decor, daisy chains, and sunflower bouquets. Watch your sisterhood grow as you bask in the sunny vibes of this uplifting theme.

Beach Bash:

Bring the beach to your bid day with this Greek Bid Day Theme! Perfect for the sisters who love sand, sun, and surf. Deck out your bid day with beach balls, sunglasses, and sandcastle decorations. Play beach volleyball, splash in the waves, and soak up the sun as you celebrate sisterhood in style.


Transform your bid day into a fluttering wonderland with this Greek Bid Day Theme! Symbolizing growth and transformation, butterflies are the perfect inspiration for a sisterhood ready to spread its wings. Adorn your bid day with pastel colors, floral arrangements, and butterfly wings. Celebrate the beauty of change with this whimsical theme.


Say “Aloha” to sisterhood with this Greek Bid Day Theme! Embrace the spirit of the islands with leis, hula skirts, and pineapples. Transform your bid day into a tropical paradise with bright colors, tiki torches, and ukuleles. Celebrate sisterhood with a luau feast, limbo contest, and fire dancing.

Ice Age:

Cool down your bid day with this Greek Bid Day Theme! Ice blue and white decor, snowflakes, and glitter will transport your sisters to a winter wonderland. Embrace the chill with an ice skating party or a hot cocoa bar. This theme is perfect for the sisters who know that sisterhood is about weathering any storm.

Ice Age

Winter Wonderland:

Make your bid day sparkle with this Greek Bid Day Theme! Create a magical wonderland with white and silver decor, snowflakes, and icicles. Embrace the chill with ice skating, a hot chocolate bar, and snowman building. Celebrate sisterhood under a starry sky, wrapped in cozy blankets and filled with holiday cheer.

Party Bid Day Themes

Masquerade Ball:

Unleash your inner mystery at our Masquerade Ball bid day. Come dance the night away in a whirlwind of secrecy and glamour. Don’t forget to don your mask and dress to impress. The night is young and so are you, so let’s make some unforgettable memories.

Neon Glow Party:

Get ready to light up the night at our Neon Glow Party bid day. Glow sticks, neon paint, and black lights abound as we dance the night away. This electric party is sure to be a highlight of your college experience. Come dressed to impress in your brightest neon colors and let’s glow crazy!

Roaring Twenties:

Welcome to the speakeasy, where the party never ends. Put on your best flapper dress or pinstripe suit and get ready to dance the Charleston all night long. Sip on some giggle water and enjoy the golden age of jazz. This Roaring Twenties themed bid day is sure to be the bee’s knees!

Nineties Throwback:

Grab your scrunchies and fanny packs, we’re taking it back to the 90s! Come join us for a totally radical bid day filled with throwback jams, games, and snacks. Channel your inner Fresh Prince or Spice Girl and relive the glory days. It’s going to be all that and a bag of chips!

Carnival - Circus:

Step right up and join the fun at our Carnival/Circus themed bid day. Get ready to experience the thrill of the circus with games, food, and performances galore. Clown around with your new sisters and make memories that will last a lifetime. Don’t be shy, come one, come all!

Carnival - Circus

Hollywood Glam:

Roll out the red carpet because you’re a star at our Hollywood/Glam themed bid day. Get ready to shine bright like a diamond with glitz, glamour, and paparazzi. Strut your stuff down the runway and pose for the cameras. It’s your time to shine, so own it!

Miscellaneous Bid Day Themes

Bohemian - Rustic:

Let your wild side out with our Greek Bid Day Jungle theme. Swing from vines and roar like a lion as we explore the untamed wilderness. It’s a journey of discovery and adventure, so get ready to embrace your primal instincts and let the jungle rhythms move you!

Space - Astronomy:

Take your sorority to new heights with a Space/Astronomy themed bid day! Shoot for the stars with galactic decorations, out-of-this-world outfits, and a universe of possibilities. Give your sisters an experience that’s truly out of this world.


Take your sorority to new heights with an Angels themed bid day! Celebrate sisterhood with heavenly decorations, angelic accessories, and a divine aura. Let your sisters know that they are truly angels among us.

Mardi Gras:

Laissez les bon temps rouler with a Mardi Gras themed bid day! Bring the spirit of New Orleans to your sorority with vibrant colors, festive decorations, and a lively atmosphere. Let the good times roll as you celebrate sisterhood and the joy of life.

Lifeguards - Bae Watch

It’s time to hit the beach with a Lifeguards / Bae Watch themed bid day! Keep your sisters cool and protected with lifeguard-inspired outfits and beachy decor. Let your sorority know that you’ve always got their back, whether they’re in the water or on land.


Ahoy mateys! Set sail on the high seas with a Pirates themed bid day! Let your sorority embrace their inner buccaneer with eye patches, bandanas, and nautical decor. Prepare to chart a course for adventure as you celebrate sisterhood in true pirate style.

Beach - Luau

Bring the island vibes to your sorority with a Beach/Luau themed bid day! Say “aloha” to summer with tropical decorations, floral leis, and beachy outfits. Transport your sisters to a paradise where the sun is always shining and the waves are always perfect.

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What to do on Bid Day?

Bid Day is a significant event for sororities and fraternities, as it marks the end of the recruitment process and the beginning of a new member class. On Bid Day, new members receive bids or invitations to join a particular sorority or fraternity. If you have received a bid, the first thing you should do is to accept it by signing your bid card. Then, you will likely participate in various activities and celebrations with your new brothers or sisters, such as taking pictures, attending a welcome ceremony, and socializing with other members.

Why is it called Bid Day?

The term “Bid Day” comes from the fact that sororities and fraternities send out formal invitations or “bids” to prospective new members to join their organization. These bids are usually extended after a recruitment process that includes various rounds of interviews, social events, and activities to get to know the prospective members. On Bid Day, the new members receive their bids and officially become part of the sorority or fraternity.

What should I wear for bid day?

What you wear on Bid Day depends on your sorority or fraternity’s specific dress code. Some organizations may require you to wear a specific outfit, such as a t-shirt or dress in the organization’s colors. In general, it’s best to dress comfortably but stylishly for the occasion.

What is Bid Day?

Bid Day is the day when sororities and fraternities extend formal invitations or “bids” to new members to join their organization. Bid Day is usually the final day of a recruitment process that typically takes place over several days or weeks.

Can I bring guests to bid day events?

This can depend on the specific sorority or fraternity and their rules around bid day. Some may allow guests, while others may restrict events to members only. It’s best to check with your new organization for their policies on guests.

Will there be any activities or events planned for bid day?

Yes, there are usually many activities and events planned for bid day, including socializing, bonding activities, and special ceremonies. The specific activities will vary depending on the sorority or fraternity, but expect to participate in a fun and exciting day with your new brothers or sisters.

What to expect on Bid Day?

On Bid Day, new members can expect to be welcomed with open arms by their sorority or fraternity. Depending on the organization, there may be various activities planned to celebrate the new members’ arrival. Some common activities include:

Welcome ceremony: Many sororities and fraternities hold a formal welcome ceremony for new members. This may include speeches from current members, special gifts or tokens of appreciation, and a group photo.

Socializing: New members are often encouraged to spend time getting to know their fellow members through social events. This can include a party, a dinner, or even a trip to a local attraction.

Recruitment events: Some sororities and fraternities may continue to hold recruitment events for new members even after Bid Day. These events are a chance for new members to get to know their organization better and to build relationships with other members.

Overall, Bid Day is an exciting and memorable event for new members of sororities and fraternities. It’s a chance to celebrate your acceptance into a new family and to begin building lifelong relationships with your brothers or sisters.

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