Maybe you're not going anywhere for the holiday weekend. Why not spend some time decorating with the kids? Martha's got some great crafts that will get your whole family in the spirit.
These star glasses would be a great craft for older children, but they really come out well and we'd use them any time of year. Here are the instructions.
These lanterns would really make the family barbecue festive.
This garland is so pretty, it'd be great to learn how to make and use it in different colors for birthdays and other occasions.
Click here for the full slideshow of ideas and instructions.