Labor Day Party Ideas and Recipes
Here are some creative Labor Day Ideas and Recipes to help celebrate the end of summer! These ideas can be used at the park, in your backyard/front yard or even at the beach. The whole idea is just to have some fun with family and friends and share some good food.
Labor Day Outdoor Game Ideas:
- Backyard Obstacle Course: Set up a course with sprinklers, baby pools, slides, and hula hoops. Take turns running through it. More Backyard Obstacle Course Ideas HERE.
- Yard Games such as Ladder Ball, Badminton, Croquet, Horseshoes or Bocce Ball. You can divide people into teams by gender, age, families or colors they are wearing.
- Driveway Bowling: Set up the 2-liter bottles that have been filled with colored water and knock them down with a basketball.
- Scavenger Hunt: Make up a list of things that you would find in a backyard yard. Divide people into teams or have everybody be on their own, set the timer and when it goes off the hunt is done. The person with the most items found can win a prize.
- Photo Stations: Set up a couple of areas with some different props such as hats, scarves, feather boas, silly glasses, mustaches on a stick, etc. You could use disposable cameras or an instamatic camera.
- Relay Race Ideas: Check out the balloon one!
Labor Day Fun Food Recipes:
- Teddy Bears at the beach: This recipe couldn’t get any cuter! It consists of only 3 ingredients, jello, pudding and gummy bears.
- Easy Grilled Potatoes
- Loaded Baked Potato Salad
- Chicken Salad (Clean Eating)
- Crock Pot Baked Beans
- Fruit Salsa
- Fresh Salsa
- Mango Salsa (5 Ingredients)
- Shrimp Boil with Corn, Potatoes and Sausages
- Atomic Buffalo Turds
- Bacon Wrapped Jalapeno Poppers
- Best Ever Grilled Corn
- Easy, Delicious Marinated Chicken Wings
- Strawberry Angel Food Jell-O Cake
- Strawberry Beerita Recipe
- Roasted Garlic & Herb Beer Can Chicken
- Turkey Burgers
- Fruit Fluff Dip
- Tri-Color Corn Salad
- Arugula Salad with Goat Cheese and Blueberries
- Broccoli Bacon Salad
- Flag Fruit Pizza
- Old Fashioned Banana Pudding
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