Plan ahead so you can enjoy the day! Plan for the barbecue in three steps:
1 · Shop and buy seasonal produce
2 · Prep by making dressings and sauces, skewer meat and vegetables and…
3 · Get your guests involved in your cooking — they will enjoy it, and you can relax a bit!
Plan activities (other than just food). Think music, games and trivia—tailor to the age group of your guests, and of course, check your local fireworks display schedule.