What’s not to love about grilled burgers, rounds of bags, good conversations with good people, and stellar fireworks to end the whole thing off? July 4th is always a festive time. Why not host your own party for the holiday this year if you never have before? Or if you can’t make it out to a gathering, bring the party to you with the right décor, food, and drinks!
This DIY décor is very quick and easy with just some items needed:
Voila! The mason jar votive can act as a dual centerpiece by day and beautiful light show by night once you inflame the candle. Even better, it is also recyclable. Just put lids on the jars and store away for next year!
Who doesn’t love jello! These patriotic jello jars will be an instant hit with the kids. Check out Southern Plate’s cool recipe. Pst, if you want an alternative version for the adult crowd, just drop in a bit of your favorite libations to make it an instant jello shot.
That’s right. You can keep away the pesky mosquitoes while still adding on great ambiance to your backyard look with this all natural solution: a DIY mason jar Citronella lantern! Sorry, no bugs to the party. So, here’s how to make mason jar citronella candle lanterns in under 10 steps. You can use a mason jar or candle jars like these: Anchor elite jars and Hurricane jars. When you are finished, hang your mason jar lantern off of any hook or hook-like fixture in your backyard. Around the patio could be a great touch as your crowd settles in for the night to watch the light show in the sky.
Now, with all of the right touches for your 4th of July backyard festive event, get out there and start hosting and grilling!