Summer Olympics Backyard Bash

Carry the torch in your very own backyard by throwing a summer Olympics-inspired party! With a few tricks, your get-together will be so action-packed it'll deserve its own opening ceremonies.

Text: Wendy Manwarren; Recipes: Liz Pearson; Photo: Lucy Schaeffer

Serve the food
Set the Scene

Start with the food: Serve snacks on cake stands of varying heights to mimic the first-, second- and third-place pedestals on which athletes receive their medals. Bonus points if you use gold, silver and bronze stands.

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