It's Canada Day eve, time to finish your last-minute party preparations in time to celebrate the nation's birthday tomorrow. Here are some super-fine articles to help you get ready to kick back, relax, indulge and throw the best Canada Day get-together yet! Patio party planner's checklist Get a free printer-friendly checklist of everything you need to plan the best summer party of the year. Planning a summer bash outdoors? Keep your cool and entertain with ease by ensuring that you've got all the party essentials you need. You won't forget a thing with this printer-friendly checklist to help you ensure everything's accounted for. 6 secrets to creating summer's hottest party playlists The right soundtrack is essential for planning your family-friendly parties this season. A professional DJ shares expert advice on how to create the best MP3 playlists for your event. Photo gallery: 10 essentials for an outdoor party Get your backyard party-ready with these 10 entertaining must-haves. When summer is in full swing, there's no better way to enjoy it than to host an outdoor party with friends and family. Fire up the barbecue and let the good times roll! But before you sit down to relax with a refreshing cold drink, make sure your backyard is party-ready. Happy Canada Day!