Last Minute Memorial Day Party Ideas

memorial day collage

Memorial Day weekend is upon us and if you are like me, you waited until the last minute to come up with ideas to wow the guests at  your party.  Time is ticking away my friends.  I’ve compiled some recipes and party ideas that look relatively easy to execute.  Good Luck!

memorial day candles

First things first.  One must have a plan for decorations.  These candles look like a quick and easy way to add some red, white and blue to the scene.  You can find full instructions at Today’s Creative Blog.

memorial day decor

If you really want to step it up a notch, this jar full of black beans, red kidney beans and white navy beans makes for a very classy addition to the party.  Learn how to make this at Makoodle.

memorial day fruit kabobs

These fruit kabobs are bound to impress the children.  Toys In The Dryer

memorial day fruit skewers

I love this fruit skewer even more.  Who doesn’t love angel food cake?  Over at Skinny Taste you can even find a nice fruit dip to compliment.

memorial day hot dogs

Just a little bit of scrapbook paper and twine and you have turned a basic hot dog in to a special treat.

memorial day popsicles

These popsicles are a little more involved but the outcome would be worth the time and trouble.  Get full instructions to make them at The View From Great Island.

memorial day ice cream sandwich

This ice cream sandwich is a super simple way to keep with the theme of your party without using up a lot of precious time.  See how they made them at Spoonful.

memorial day rolls

These homemade hot rolls with food safe patriotic stamps make me so happy.  You can find detailed instructions at Hungry Happenings.

memorial day salad

This salad screams Happy Memorial Day and it looks like a delightful dish too.  Read more about it at Green Lite Bites.

memorial day taco salad

This taco salad is so creative and fun.  See how they made it at Taste of Home.

memorial day sangria

Just a little patriotic sangria to wash it all down?  Don’t mind if I do!  Learn how to make it at  Recipe Girl.

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