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8 Backyard BBQ Ideas

Every backyard BBQ party is a festive way to spend summers with friends and family. Check out all of our awesome DIY projects and fun recipe ideas for on-the-fly potluck-style BBQ’s.

Hosting backyard BBQ parties can be especially stressful. Don’t let entertaining woes get you down! Check out our list of awesome tips and tricks for keeping spirits up during a busy backyard BBQ. Kids will love these cute table topper ideas and easy finger foods that will be sure to make your mouth water. Don’t forget to bring sunscreen!

DIY Outdoor Movie Projector

Because it’s just so cool to sit under the stars this way. Why go to a drive-in when you can sit in your own backyard? All you need is a sheet projector, which isn’t terribly expensive either. Pick them up at Target or Walmart. We found ours at Goodwill!

DIY Corn Hole Game

Every backyard party needs a little warming up and we love this classic corn hole game! We’ve always wondered how to make one ourselves and now we have the answer!

Prepare Some Unique Jello Shots

These unique jello shots recipes are definitely festive and fun, perfect for outdoor parties and can be just what you need to complete a backyard BBQ party.

Easy Appetizer Recipes

Start your backyard food feast with these easy appetizer recipes. No guests would show up late if they knew you’d be serving one or two of these tasty appetizers. Whether you’re hosting a small intimate gathering or a roaring party, these easy appetizer recipes are a sure hit!

The Best Shrimp Recipes: Salads, Skewers, Pizza and More

Easy and quick to cook, shrimp is low-calorie and high-protein compared to other kinds of meat and fish. Shrimp can be cooked either shelled or unshelled, depending on the way you want to savor it. Either way, you’ll get a scrumptious dish each time, packed with unique flavors perfect for a fun-filled backyard party!

Easy Corn Cob Recipes

What’s a backyard party without some corn? Make your classic corn cob even more exciting with seasonings and fresh flavors. I’m sure your guests will enjoy nibbling this eternally delicious treat.

Easy Brunch Cocktails

Food always goes with refreshing drinks. And, when we talk about drinks for a party, it’s not your typical soda or orange juice. Give it some summer spirit with these easy brunch cocktails. It is the perfect mix of fruit juices, syrups, and flavored liquor.

DIY Watermelon…Steak?

Seared Ahi Tuna…just kidding. It’s watermelon steak! Your vegetarian guests are sure to rejoice over this killer dish! Who would have thought you could have a steak without some meat? It’s super cool, perfect to pair with any savory dish!

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