The Thomas the Train snack train made for third birthday party. It's just two packs of aluminum loaf pans from Walmart (mine came with plastic lids-great for leftovers), a roll of black electrical tape and of course, Thomas.
41 tailgating tips -- Hang a paper towel roll using a bungee cord from the tent struts. Great way to keep the roll handy but protects it from from falling on the ground and getting dirty and from getting wet if it starts raining!
Bowls made of confetti! Great recycling art project--save all those leftover paper scraps (put in small bowls at each table). Collect a bunch and have the kids cut them up; Then make bowls made from confetti.