Putting together a Thanksgiving feast is all about the planning. Stay organized and keep track of the foods and accessories you need with our ultimate Thanksgiving checklist. From dinner and dessert to cooking accessories and decorations, host a memorable meal with family and friends for a holiday gathering that will warm your hearts.
Start with delicious appetizers
From tasty bites to creamy dips, there’s nothing like fresh Thanksgiving appetizers to start the celebration. These easy dishes are sure to satisfy.
- Cheese and crackers
- Chips and spinach dip
- Veggies and dip
- Apple chips
- Roasted Brussels sprouts
- Deviled eggs
Impress with Thanksgiving dinner and side dishes
From colorful sides to traditional turkey, make sure there’s something for everyone at the table. Gobble up the mashed potatoes, pass the green bean casserole, and cherish the ones you’re spending the holiday with. To make the most of your Thanksgiving feast, check all these items off your list!
- Mashed potatoes
- Sweet potatoes
- Cranberry sauce
- Green bean casserole
- Salt and pepper
Enjoy easy Thanksgiving drinks
Whether you’re enjoying a refreshing glass of cider or a fall-themed cocktail, fill up your cup with something good this Thanksgiving! Here are our favorites.
- Sparkling cranberry juice
- Coffee and tea
Leave room for dessert
Of course, the turkey and mashed potatoes are the center of attention, but Turkey Day isn’t complete without a variety of desserts. Remember, the best things in life are sweet!
- Pumpkin pie
- Pecan pie
- Apple pie
- Ice cream
Have all your cooking tools handy
When the big day rolls around, you want your food to come out just right! Stock up on these cooking accessories to make prepping simple and fool-proof.
- Carving board and carving set
- Roasting pan and roasting rack
- Turkey lifters, baster, mixer, scraper, and measuring utensils
- Saucepans and pots
- Whisk, spatula, turner, and vegetable peeler
- Baking sheet and cooling rack
- Mixing bowls and pie dish
- Basting brush, rolling pin, and strainer
- Coffee maker and tea pot
Don’t forget the tableware essentials
Set up in style for the ultimate feast! From utensils to the gravy boat, organize your table with a festive Thanksgiving flair. Be sure you have the following.
- Casserole dishes, plates, and bowls
- Knives, forks, and spoons
- Drinking glasses and coasters
- Trivets and hot pads
- Gravy boat
- Water pitcher, wine decanter, and ice bucket
Get festive with Thanksgiving décor
Warm up your home — especially your dining room — with fall-friendly décor. From rich colors to warm autumn tones, highlight everything you love about the season.
- Napkin rings and napkin holders
Now that you have the ultimate checklist, all that’s left to do is prep! Don’t forget to browse our Thanksgiving collection for thoughtful gifts like festive floral arrangements and gourmet treats.