Ah, summertime. Close your eyes and you can already smell the crisp air, the smoky barbecue and the sweet scent of your favorite fruit salads. There are lots of ways to enjoy a gathering of your closest friends in the comfort of your own backyard, but why not do it up a bit and have some extra fun? Make your next backyard party something special with a few simple do-it-yourself ideas. Your guests will be so impressed and you’ll be the talk of your crowd the next Monday as everyone raves about the amazing party they attended the previous weekend. Here are five fun ideas to get you started.
Light It Up
Make It A Movie Night
Create Some Vintage Seating
Don’t Forget The Kids
Deborah Flomberg is a theater professional, freelance writer and Denver native. Her work can be found at Examiner.com.