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The Movers.com Blog » Blog Archive » Grads and Dads: Planning the Perfect BBQ

Grads and Dads: Planning the Perfect BBQ

plan-theaperfectbbqWhen June rolls around, which it seems to do every year, a few things come to mind: Dads, grads and BBQs. It’s the perfect time of year to plan a summer backyard cookout and if you’ve got any Dads or grads, why not plan the perfect BBQ for them? Here are a few tips to get you started.

Landscaping

Once you’ve got a date picked out, you should make sure your backyard is in top shape when your guests come over. Trim any trees that are hanging too low, plant a few flowers if you’d like - heck, you could plant an herb garden a week or two before the BBQ and use the herbs for grilling recipes!

Menu planning

Besides the usual fare of hot dogs and hamburgers, why not throw in something a little different for your next celebratory BBQ? How about some herb-marinated steak? Or what about something a little lighter, like grilled vegetable planks? Veggies like zucchini and eggplant are great on the grill and will satisfy even the meatiest meat-eater’s appetite.

Activities

If you have a pool in your backyard, chances are guests will be swimming during your BBQ. However, for guests that aren’t too keen on water, set up some other activities they might enjoy in your backyard. A volleyball net, a limbo pole, or even a simple bean bag toss game are all easy to set up.

Backup plan

Lastly, try to have a backup plan. Whether it’s a backup plan for your menu, or the entire shin dig, have an alternate option for each aspect of your BBQ. That way, you won’t have to stress out on the day of the party when the store runs out of hot dog buns.

What are some of your go-to tips for planning the perfect BBQ? Let us know in the comments!

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