TODAY | June 05, 2013
>>> on "today's home" cool items for your summer fun from light up toys to an illuminated bar, you're never going to want to leave the backyard.
>> here is george hurst host of " george hurst lifestyle" on pbs.
>> nice to see you again.
>> we're ready to throw a party. we want to keep the kids occupied while we're partying.
>> we can unplug and take the indoors outdoors and a great way to kick it off is not with a couple bubbles but a bazillion bubbles from fubbles.
>> this is just kind of a battery operated deal that keeps blowing bubbles.
>> no need to watch over time . you can keep it going .
>> keeps them distracted.
>> but for more active fun game you have to put the glasses on, they're already prelit.
>> so am i but that's another story.
>> this is from nerf, from fire fox as you throw the football you can play in the dark and be able to get your passes.
>> you got a bar going and --
>> why is a ring coming out green?
>> you see it as red and you see it as green.
>> go play action .
>> come on.
>> all right!
>> what are you doing with the --
>> i like that, very nice.
>> the action play and you want to chill a little bit, now you got a 360 ipod from ihome.
>> blue tooth .
>> you can play in that in blue tooth and take your party wherever. you don't have to be plugged in.
>> you always worry about the speakers by the pool. with these --
>> this is great. i'll let you be the splash master there. and what's nice about this is the fun doesn't stop when you're out at the pool. i call this the -- good morning willie, al george dance -a-thon.
>> this is in the water. you get it under water and it comes up.
>> wow, still working.
>> it's still working.
>> if you were in the water you'd hear the music.
>> maybe don't drown the speakers.
>> it doesn't go all the way down in the water. i guess it's water resistant .
>> come on al, work with us.
>> ooh it's a little wet now. it's back! yeah!
>> if you put the glasses on and go long, it will still be wet.
>> mark, catch!
>> still working.
>> here we have the grill going outdoors, everybody party has a grill, this is the kenmore elite, and what's really hot this year is colors and this is brand new, just came out only a week ago, vermilion red and the best part about this, al, feel how heavy that is.
>> that's not heavy at all.
>> oh, he's been doing weights. lift that. lift that.
>> that's a heavy cover?
>> that's heavy.
>> okay, that's heavyduty, man.
>> let's get to the bar.
>> we have cast iron grates, good heat and the steak is made with char crest rub and also you can do any type.
>> it's a heavy lid.
>> it's a heavy lid. here we have two items from dorchill which keep it chilled in a chamber that does not make the bar wet.
>> what's nice is this is all new this year, it's from bella luna, which they make a very romantic patio set . you can set the outdoor lighting of your patio, your bar, this is a three-piece bar set here from agio and great way to bring it over to a blender.
>> willie, lift up this bar.