Use up and down arrows to review and enter to select. Touch device users, explore by touch or with swipe gestures.
HSTS Pixel

Let's face it, the Great British weather doesn't always lend itself to entertaining al fresco. But with some forward thinking you can create a space that you can still enjoy whatever the weather. We'll show you how…

Bring on the food and drink

We're all longing for those sunny days and warmer evenings. It's never too early to start thinking about how you'll entertain family and guests in your garden this summer. What's more of a draw than flavoursome food and chilled beverages? Come on, let's fill up those bellies!

Argos Home Deluxe 6 burner with side burner gas BBQ placed outside on a patio.

Get your grill on

BBQs are the ultimate crowd-pleasers. Enjoy the succulent flavours of sizzling sausages and mouth-watering burgers. Find the best BBQ for your outdoor gathering, and get some helpful advice and top tips on getting your grilling setup just right.

La Hacienda steel multi-function pizza oven.

Pizza lovers hub

Up your food game by adding pizzas to the menu. Pizza ovens let you make the perfect authentic pizzas. Play 'make your own' or surprise your friends and family with interesting toppings, the choice is yours.

KitchenAid 1.9L Ice Cream Maker Attachment.

Come rain or shine

Bad weather forecast? Don’t panic. Simply take the cooking inside with our range of slow cookers, air fryers, ice cream makers and more.

Habitat Malta 4 Seater rattan effect garden bar set in natural colour.

Raise the bar

Bring the bar to your back garden. Take a look at our home bar ideas for more inspiration. Don't forget to stock up on glasses, an ice bucket and maybe even a cocktail shaker?

Habitat Palm Print round picnic blanket on a lawn with a wine bottle, glasses, fruits and other picnic essentials kept on it.

Stay-at-home picnic

Who doesn't love a picnic? You don't need to venture too far. Pack your coolbags and grab your blankets and baskets. Your garden makes the perfect picnic spot. Lay a spread of sandwiches and sweet treats then enjoy a lazy afternoon of lounging.

Serve in style

Set the scene with the right garden furniture

Habitat Eve 4 seater folding metal patio set in orange colour placed on a patio.

Patio sets

Love playing the host? Patio sets are your ideal companions whether it's a relaxing family meal, a date night, or a lavish meal to impress your guests. Fine outdoor dining, every day.

Habitat Zaria 5 seater metal garden corner sofa set in natural finish placed outdoors. 

Garden sofa sets

For those who love lounging with friends over cocktails or simply prefer quiet family time outdoors - this one's for you. The sofa style is perfect for creating a snug space for nibbles and chit-chat.

A blue and white gazebo placed in a garden with a patio set inside.

Uninterrupted fun

Don't let the rain stop play. Enjoy your garden all year round with our range of outdoor shelters.

Habitat Teka metal garden chair in green colour placed on a cobblestone patio.

Soak up the sun

Our chairs and loungers are the perfect place for chatting and catching the rays with your friends.

Chill in the air? Don't care

A metal fire pit with burning logs.

Keep it cosy (and marshmallows toasty)

Patio heaters are great for pumping out warmth, but if you're after more of a talking point choose a fire pit or chimenea. Some are even set up to let you toast marshmallows - s'mores anyone?

Habitat faux fur plain throw in cream.

Hunker down with a throw

Keep your outdoors looking and feeling warm. A throw comes in handy if the air gets a bit nippy and with a pop of colour or a unique print makes for a perfect style statement.

Add a final flourish

 A Habitat plastic woven black and white outdoor rug.

Treat for your feet

Make your garden feel inviting by decorating with an outdoor rug. As well as giving comfort underfoot, a rug helps to define your seating area.

A Habitat large citronella candle placed on an outdoor coffee table.

An extra glow

Scented candles in glass holders add a delightful charm to your get-together. Place them all around and turn your garden into a magical place.

Outdoor string lights and lanterns over a Habitat Aegaen 6 seater metal patio set in grey set up for a party.

Add some ambient lighting

Set the mood with string lights over the patio area or wrap them around a tree trunk for a dash of drama. Or perhaps give your guests a glowing welcome with lanterns and 'planted' lights on either side of the path.

Marshall Emberton II Portable BT Speaker in black & brass.

Amplify fun with music

Pop a portable speaker for some ambient music or turn it up with a musical number. Whether you are hosting a gala or a get-together, speakers are great companions to liven up the place.

Garden by Sainsbury's Smiley Face Planters placed outdoors on a patio table and around.

Let your garden grow

Add a little charm and character with some pots and planters - a few of these dotted around your outdoor space will add a beautiful pop of colour.

A Habitat basket weave cushion cover in mustard yellow colour placed on an outdoor chair.

Cosy up with cushions

Adding squishy cushions to your outdoor furniture instantly makes it more welcoming. 

Keter Eden garden bench with storage in grey colour.

Squeeze in some secret storage

Keep your outdoor essentials sheltered when not in use. If a big shed would cramp your space (and your style) opt for smaller units, or furniture with secret storage.

Make the most of garden gatherings

Make the most of your special moments. Discover ways to enjoy your garden all day.

A family around a garden table.

Host a garden get-together

Enjoy family time again with a summertime gathering.

Six children celebrating.

Throw a kids' birthday party

Outdoor toys and decs to celebrate with friends.

A garden set up for a movie night with a projector screen, cushions, blanket, garden chairs, beanbags, glassware, and serveware.

Host a movie night

Projectors, popcorn makers, and everything for a fun movie night.

A pregnant woman opening a present.

Have an outdoor baby shower

Do something a little different to treat mum-to-be.

Four friends enjoying in a hot tub.

Turn on the jets...

Slip into warm water and enjoy an at-home spa like experience.

Summer Waves Flamingo Quick Up Pool.

Let your inner kid out

Let the fun begin. Indulge in some adventurous games or get splashing in a paddling pool.

A group of men playing basketball outdoors.

Get your game face on

Shoot some hoops, score some goals, or simply enjoy reaching your fitness goals outdoors.

Credit plans available with the Argos Card

Pay no interest for up to 12 months

when you pay your full balance within the plan period with the Argos Card.

Representative 34.9% APR variable. 

Credit subject to status. T&Cs apply.
Learn more. Pay no interest for up to 12 months when you pay your full balance within the plan period with the Argos Card. Representative 34.9% APR variable. Credit subject to status. T&Cs apply.

You can now collect and spend Nectar points when you shop at Argos

You can now collect and spend Nectar points when you shop at Argos.

More outdoor inspiration