Memorial Day Entertaining Ideas

Can you believe it’s almost Memorial Day? I love celebrating the beginning of Summer and here are some Memorial Day entertaining ideas for your outdoor get together. Banners, flags and red white and blue table decorations set the scene. Then bring on the hot dogs and fried chicken, watermelon, deviled eggs and potato salad, coca-cola and some All American apple pie! Add a friendly game of baseball, and you have a party! That’s what I’m talking about.

Memorial Day Entertaining ideas
Memorial Day decorating ideas

Memorial Day Entertaining Ideas

Decorate {paint} some containers red white and blue and fill with Summer blooms for your outdoor party. You can enjoy these throughout the Summer season too.

Memorial Day Decorating Ideas

Add red and white straws and cobalt blue water bottles to your festive tabletop. Why are straws so fun? Shop red and white striped paper straws on Amazon for $7.99.

Memorial Day Decorating Ideas

 Memorial Day Treats:

Have you ever used a watermelon for a punch bowl? I think I’ll give it a try. It looks super refreshing. Get the directions on

Watermelon Punch Bowl

Other creative DIY decorating ideas:

  • Create a patriotic centerpiece with American flags in cobalt blue bottles. Try placing 3 arrangements spread out on the table.
  • If you have a place to hang them, banners and red white and blue lanterns are festive and fun.
  • Make tiny flags to top your burgers or desserts. the smallest details make the most lasting impressions.
Memorial Day decorating ideas
Memorial Day decoration ideas

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