What Are the Best Questions to Ask at a Dinner Party?

What Are the Best Questions to Ask at a Dinner Party?

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Adrienne Breaux
Sep 27, 2014
(Image credit: Kristin Teig)

With the holidays around the calendar corner, you might find yourself hosting or being a guest at a great many dinner parties and get-togethers. Do you know the best ways to getting the party started and keeping a great conversation going? Do you always have everyone in stitches? Share your secrets to help those who are on the shy side out!

Many of us have an idea of the kind of conversation topics to steer clear of when in the presence of a large, diverse group of people you don't know amazingly well (politics, etc.). But instead of playing it safe, what are some interesting conversation topics you can throw out there to create a great time and get folks talking?

Are there any great break the ice ideas you employ when you're entertaining in your home or a guest at someone else's? We'd love if you shared your tips and ideas to help someone who might be shy or nervous!

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