19 Hosting Essentials for the Big Game

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Let's face it: Whether you're a football fan or just at the party to hang around the snack table, game days can almost be like mini holidays. People crowd into one room, every nearby surface is overflowing with hors d'oeuvres or drinks placed on mismatched coasters and napkins, and you're quickly reminded of just how much seating you have in your home. The differentiating factor between a non-sports-related holiday and a game day is the sound of your go-to playlist is replaced by the sound of cheers (or groans, depending on who's winning) filling the rooms as the teams play.