DIY Popcorn Stand

Summertime is coming to an end and back to school mode is in full effect! Celebrate one of the last weekends of summer with your family, outside with your not so typical, Popcorn Stand! Not to knock lemonade stands, yes they’re delicious, yes they’re refreshing, but come on…who would pass up some freshly popped popcorn on their afternoon or evening stroll?! (Not us) We gathered some of our favorite little ones and opened our End of the Summer Popcorn Stand for business. 

What you’ll need: 

– Freshly popped popcorn

–  Your favorite collection of Kernel Season’s Popcorn Seasoning 

–  Poster board or even a cardboard box (you’ll need an catching sign to get your customer’s mouths watering)

–  No chairs (you’ll be so busy selling your delicious treat 😉 ) 

How to set it up: 

This is the perfect budget friendly, easy DIY family time activity. 

–  Pop popcorn anyway you’d like (microwave bag, stove top, air popper, etc.) DIY Popcorn Stand

–  Grab your everyday folding or card table with a table cloth

DIY Popcorn Stand

–  We took your everyday paper lunch bags to serve our popcorn in

DIY Popcorn Stand

–  Set up your favorite seasonings on the table DIY Popcorn Stand

–  Have the kiddos but their artistic talents to the test on a card board box or poster board

–  Lastly, enjoy the last few days out in the sun with family, friends and deliciously seasoned popcorn! 

New to our popcorn blog? Welcome! Want to see all the deliciousness you’ve been missing out on? We don’t blame you :). If you missed Shark Week, that’s okay, you can your fix with our last post, Shark Bait Popcorn and Chum Bars

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Banana Split Popcorn

Banana Splits no longer require a spoon! This Banana Split Popcorn recipe has all the delicious flavors from our favorite ice cream dessert! Give it a try and let us know what you think. 🙂 


–  12 cups popped popcorn 

–  1 bag chocolate chips 

–  2 bags white chocolate chips 

–  1 vanilla bean 

– 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract 

–  1/2 box strawberry Jell-O mix 

–  1 cup dried banana chips (broken into pieces) 

–  1/2 cup dried pineapple (chopped into small pieces) 

–  Kernel Season’s Chocolate Drizzle Brittle 


–  Prepare popcorn 

–  Divide popcorn into three bowls (4 cups per bowl) 

–  Melt semi-sweet chocolate chips in the microwave, stirring every 30 seconds 

–  Drizzle melted chocolate over one bowl of popcorn and stir until completely coated 

–  Spread out popcorn on a lined baking sheet to set 

–  Melt 1 bag of white chocolate chips in the microwave, stirring every 30 seconds

–  Once completely melted, scrape along the inside of the vanilla bean to extract all of it and add vanilla extra to white chocolate 

–  Pour melted chocolate over the second bowl of popcorn and spread over a lined baking sheet to set 

–  Melt the final bag of white chocolate chips in the microwave, you know the drill, stirring every 30 seconds 

–  Pour melted chocolate over the last bowl of popcorn and stir 

–  Once completely coated, sprinkle half of the strawberry Jell-O mix over the popcorn, stir 

–  Allow all three batches of popcorn to set before mixing together in large serving bowl 

–  Add banana chips and pineapple pieces  

–  Drizzle Kernel Season’s Chocolate Drizzle Brittle on top 🙂 

–  Enjoy! 

Miss last week’s summertime Strawberry Lemonade Popcorn Recipe? Check it out for a refreshing treat for your days by the pool! As always, keep following us on Facebook and Instagram for updates and more delicious popcorn recipes from Kernel Season’s! 🙂 



A twist to your favorite classic dessert!  This Strawberry Shortcake Popcorn recipe is just in time for Summer!


–  6 cups prepared popcorn 

–  1 box strawberry Jell-o mix 

–  1 cup freeze dried strawberries 

–  Sara Lee Pound Cake (found in the freezer section) 

–  1 package White Almond Bark 


–  Prepare popcorn

–  Follow instructions on Almond Bark packaging for melting 

–  Pour popcorn and melted Almond Bark into a large bowl;stir until completely coated 

–  Add 1/2 of strawberry Jell-O mix to popcorn and stir 

–  Cut pound cake into bite size cubes (about 2 cups worth) 

–  Add pound cake and freeze dried strawberries to popcorn mixture; stir until evenly incorporated (careful not to break pound cake pieces) 

–  Spread popcorn out on parchment paper and allow Almond Bark to set 

–  Enjoy! 

Miss our post last week in celebration of Ciñco De Mayo Margarita Popcorn?  Check it out 🙂 We also are constantly updating our Facebook and Instagram, so be sure to follow us!