For many people the Memorial Day holiday is not only for celebrating the men and women who serve and protect our country, but also for celebrating the start of the summer season. Let’s face it, it is also a great excuse to throw a Memorial Day party for your friends and family! At Window Nation, we want to give you some easy tips and ideas to make sure that this year’s Memorial Day party is one to remember.
The key to anything in life, including throwing a good party, is planning. Taking the time to plan a ahead of time for your event will will help ensure it runs smoothly so that you can spend the day enjoying your family and friends, instead of worrying about the details. Memorial Day party throwing tips include:
Location – Make sure to think about and choose your location ahead of time. If it is just going to be a small gathering, your backyard will probably do. However, if you are inviting the whole neighborhood you may need to scout out a new location, like a local park or community center.
Seating – Make sure that you have plenty of seating for your guests. Make sure to remember that not everyone wants to or can sit out in the open sun. Make sure that you either have some seating in shaded areas or umbrellas available to help provide some shade to your guests.
Food and drinks – You will want to make sure that you have plenty of food and drinks for all of your guests. Having a good mix of kid and adult friendly food and drinks will make everyone happy. Along with having enough food and drink, you will want to make sure that you have plenty of coolers, grills, utensils, plates, napkins, serving dishes and buffet tables.
Decorations – Decorating for your Memorial Day party doesn’t have to be expensive but can really add some life and color to your party. Red, blue and white streamers, fun holiday themed table cloths, and star candles are all fun decorating ideas.
Entertainment – Having some easy, fun games that both kids and adults can enjoy is a great way to keep your guests happy and having fun during your party! Bean bag toss, badminton, kickball, and volleyball are all easy, inexpensive and fun games to have available for your party guests.
The pros at Window Nation hope that these ideas will help you have a fun and safe party for the upcoming Memorial Day holiday.
At Window Nation in Maryland we understand what it takes to throw a successful Memorial Day party and we also know a thing or two about Baltimore windows! If you ever decide it is time to upgrade or if you need replacement windows, doors, or siding for your Baltimore, Maryland home, contact the professionals at Window Nation. Our experts would be happy sit down and work a plan with you that will meet both your expectations and your home’s unique needs!