It’s the beginning of the spring season in Australia and we all are spending more time outdoors and we are quickly preparing for the summer and the fun that comes with it. Whether it will be a small and cozy backyard or a gorgeous family garden, the barbecue parties are a very popular way to take a rest and have fun at the same time. In fact, organizing a lazy afternoon outdoor BBQ party may turn into a real success if you learn which are the most important must-haves for it!
Comfortable patio furniture
When you imagine a long hot lazy weekend afternoon, you certainly have in mind a comfortable good-looking lounge area. For a family or friends outdoor party, you will need at least 4 chairs and a small wooden table. You can find great pieces of furniture in the home improvement stores on reasonable prices. If you want to be creative, you can decorate the yard in a unique and funny way, so you can have memorable summer nights in it!
Choose the right BBQ
You can say about your BBQ “it’s worth it” only if it is able to do all the dirty work for you! So, when choosing a barbecue for your backyard, you should consider a few but very important things such as its size, its style and brand that fits to your budget, its functions. Nowadays there are many options to choose from, you can get a simple grill, or you can go for a bigger barbecue with a lid and smoker option. Also, you can choose if you want an electric grill, or you prefer charcoal? There are also many built-in options you can explore.
Summer is the season of bright colours and you can feel free to experiment and express yourself with the colours of the dishes, their hues and patterns. Opt for them to be eye-catching and modern, however, don’t forget to match them with your personal preferences. Every decorator would advise you that two sets with similar colours that you can mix will be the perfect decision.
Perfect party music
When it comes to the music, choose it wisely, because it can be the perfect addition to your outdoor party. For a lazy sunny afternoon, you can choose melody and beachy style music, however, prepare also for fast beats for a dance summer night BBQ party.
It’s true that the main thing for outdoor kitchens and a BBQ party is eating and food, but there are many ways you can entertain your guests such as swimming in the pool, some lawn games like volleyball, bowling on the grass or frisbee if you have enough space for them. After all, it’s a party, you should relax, do what you love, and worry about the cleaning later.
Special Party Lighting
Nobody says that your BBQ party should end when the sun goes down. It’s outdoors and if you don’t know there are many available options for special outdoor mood lighting that can be strategically placed at a few places in the yard, so it can give a dramatic and fantastic look to your party! Enjoy!