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Last Updated on November 19, 2023 by Canny Costumes
With COVID-19 completely flipping our world upside down you still might want to be the host of some fabulous outdoor parties. Of course, you’ll need to make sure that you and your guests are social distancing during these fun shindigs.
A great way to host a social distancing party so that your guests can stay six feet apart is by transforming your outdoor space into something that everyone will love. You can take an average backyard and turn it into a fun gathering space with a few tips and tricks.
Keep reading for our guide on how to set up epic outdoor parties even during the coronavirus pandemic.
Provide Good Seating
One of the greatest backyard party ideas is to make sure that you provide good seating for all of your guests. Having enough chairs for your guests will be your best option. You can also spread quilts on the grass for other seating options.
Making your guests comfortable should be your number one priority.
Especially if you’re having a socially distant backyard party you will also want to make sure that your seating is at least six feet apart. Of course, you can have family members from the same house sit next to each other but make sure that each group can still distance themselves if needed.
Get the Proper Lighting
Everyone knows that parties don’t normally start to get good until the sun starts to set. You’re going to want good lighting for your guests especially if you want to make sure that everyone remains six feet apart from each other.
A sports lighting contractor can give you the lighting that you need for your outdoor events. You can get high performance and energy-efficient products so that you know you’re getting the best equipment.
Getting good lighting for your outdoor party will also make sure that everyone stays safe. You’ll want to make sure that everyone is able to see especially if your outdoor party goes on into the night.
Music is a Must
One of our best backyard party ideas is setting the backyard ambiance with some music. There are tons of different ways for you to transform your backyard with outdoor speakers and really get the party started. A portable speaker will work just fine for your party too!
Create a social distancing playlist or just play your favorite songs. Dancing is a great activity that everyone can do and remain six feet apart from each other at all times.
Make sure not to play the music too loud! People won’t want to stand next to blaring speakers. You might have some upset neighbors if the music gets over the top.
Spreading your speakers out and playing at a low volume is perfect especially for a social distancing outdoor party.
Social Distancing Outdoor Parties
A great way for your guests to have a blast and remain socially distant at your outdoor parties is by transforming your backyard into an epic outdoor space. Use some of these tips so that your guests can still feel confident to get together and have a blast.
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