Many of us consider Memorial Day as the unofficial start of summer, and the holiday weekend is the perfect time to get a head start on all your favorite summer activities. Whether you're planning to escape out of town or kick back at your favorite haunts, we're sure there will be plenty of R&R, poolside lounging, and - naturally - grilling!
If you're hosting a barbecue this weekend, we'll show you how to throw a stylish soiree with this week's must-haves. From a pod-like portable grill that packs a punch to appetizer tools that look museum-worthy, we've rounded up the best in outdoor entertaining. Check out our slideshow above to shop our chic grill party picks.
Become the grill master this weekend with our best grilling recipes, guide to grilling gadgets and these secret tips to the perfect summer cuisine. Plus, check out our Summer Fridays menu every week for the ultimate weekend party planner.