If You Have a Grill, There's a 90% Chance People Will Expect You To Feed Them On July 4th
Jun 28th, 2012
If you own a grill, you might want to start stocking up on meat NOW. Because your friends and family are counting on you to FEED THEM next week.
--According to a new survey from Weber, 90% of people with a grill end up firing it up on the Fourth of July. That means there's a nine in 10 chance you're going to be grilling next week.
--That makes the Fourth the most popular grilling holiday of the year. Labor Day is second, birthdays are third, Memorial Day is fourth, and Father's Day is fifth.
--Hamburgers are the most common item people grill on the 4th, followed by chicken and steak. Hot dogs were voted the easiest item to grill . . . chicken is the most difficult.
--During the summer, the average person hosts about three barbecues . . . and about one in five people host at least FIVE.