The term "party dots" refers to a small, adhesive lighting accessory or small tattoos applied to the hands. They are displayed as a rite of passage during a party or group initiation. According to Party Dots, these dots light up the party.
The adhesive light accessories known as party dots have an adhesive backing and can be affixed to any surface. They are water-resistant, therefore they blink or remain on until the battery life is depleted; they typically last for several days. Approximately the size of a quarter, they come in many different colors and can host custom labels. The small tattoos known as party dots are often applied at parties.