16 Easy Summer Party Ideas

Gather inspiration for a casual outdoor gathering from one of our easy summer party ideas. From dinner on the deck to a festive taco buffet, your options are endless for a no-fuss summer party.

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11 Fun Ideas for Decorating a Cake with Candy

Make a birthday cake or other special day cake oh-so-adorable with candies! Cookbook author and stylist Libbie Summers shares 11 super-simple ways that cinnamon candies, jellybeans, maltballs, and other sweet favorites can make you look like a professional cake decorator in minutes.

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Coconut Cream Island Punch, The Cutest 5-Ingredient Cocktail Ever!

Make our DIY party cocktail -- that includes just a few tasty ingredients -- for an adults-only drink everyone can agree on. Cut-up star fruit provides a gorgeous base inside your drink pitcher.

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Sugar-Coated Ice Cream Social

I scream, you scream … You know the drill. Host a sugar-coated ice cream social the kiddos will love -- with cereal necklaces, paper crowns, candy truffles, and a whimsical ice cream truck. Go on and get celebrating!

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Pitcher Cocktail Recipes

Where there's a pitcher, there's a party. Whether you're brunching, dinner partying, or hosting a (very) happy hour, these fun pitcher cocktail recipes are sure to hit the spot. Find icy margaritas, fruity sangria cocktails, spiked punch, and more!

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Wedding Receptions

Once the ceremony is over and the butterflies in your stomach have settled, enjoy the first celebration of marriage with a memorable, personalized wedding reception. It's the little details that make the most meaningful wedding receptions. Whether you're looking for elegant candle displays or fresh place settings, get wedding decorating ideas that will make your wedding reception shine. Looking for creative ways to add color to your wedding celebration? Find inspiration in this real-life colorful wedding reception. Vibrant flower arrangements add romance and color to a wedding reception, but they don't have to cost an arm and a leg. Our ideas for wedding flowers on a budget will help you create ambiance without breaking the bank. For more help planning your wedding and wedding reception, sign up for our free wedding planning newsletter for weekly wedding tips, DIY projects, and ideas from real weddings. We'll help you create a beautiful atmosphere for your special day.

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