Awesome Backyard BBQ Summer Party Ideas

It’s officially summer, which means it’s the perfect time to take your meals al fresco to enjoy the beautiful weather. To make your seasonal cookouts even more spectacular this year, you absolutely need these BBQ party ideas.

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Burger bar

decorate your lawn with large stencils and a dusting of flour Would be cute with dino prints for an outdoor party or for the front lawn entrance

Different shapes of tables covered in one color for buffet

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Fill balloons with water freeze and use and reuse them instead of ice

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Giant Beer Pong We call ours Beer Bucket

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Party game and up

Smores bar

Crawfish Boil Strawberry Lemonade Jello Shots

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Crawfish boil party decorations You may think they are lobsters but everything is bigger in Texas

Different shapes of tables covered in one color for buffet

Fish fry

Food in round containers instead of being on the table Looks like pie tin plates Another option

Hang painted vintage frames as a cute photo station for party memories

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Whether you’re hosting a barbecue for the entire neighborhood or just your family, this list has everything you need to make your event one for the books. The center of every barbecue is the food, of course, and we have everything you need to make the day incredibly delicious. Our favorite grilling recipes, barbecue sauces, BBQ side dishes, summer desserts, and refreshing cocktails are all featured on this roundup, so you’ll have plenty of options to prepare for your meal. We also have fun, fresh DIY decor to give your outdoor dinner table a little boost. If you’re hosting this backyard party on Memorial Day weekend or over the 4th of July, there are a variety of ideas for a patriotic supper. For the holiday barbecues, you could decorate the space with festive decor and whip up a few patriotic recipes. After scrolling through this list of ideas, you’ll want to plan a bbq party for every single weekend of the summer, leaving you and your family wishing it could be barbecue season all year long.

Summer is so close. Finally. And you know what that means: It’s time to fire up the grill, pour a round of drinks, and turn on the music for a backyard BBQ party. Whether you host a huge garden party at your own home or you swarm a local park, you’ll want to check out our backyard BBQ ideas. With chic decor, fun activities, and the best booze, entrees, and desserts on the block, we have your summertime barbecue party 100 percent covered. Read on for twenty backyard BBQ ideas.