S’mores Station Boxes for Fall Entertaining: DIY or Buy

They certainly live up to their name, "S’mores!" We just can’t get enough of them. Especially now that autumn is here, with its fun fall picnics and backyard gatherings. That’s when toasty, gooey S’mores are just the thing to serve!

Of course, a huge part of the fun is actually preparing your own layers of chocolate, marshmallows, and graham crackers—then roasting them over an outdoor grill or even a countertop toaster. How to make the prep handy? With a S’mores station box! You can buy one ready-made or you can DIY one. Then fill it up with all the S’mores must-haves, ready to serve! (*this post contains affiliate links)

How to Build, Where to Buy Your Own S’mores Station Box

Think of it as a mini version of a full S’mores bar. A nifty organizer for all those S’mores essentials, so they’re right within reach and ready to stack up, toast, and enjoy! See how you can build a S’mores box yourself, repurpose a wooden container you already have, or simply order one online!

S'mores station box for fall home entertaining

DIY and Semi-DIY Options
Shay Jackson uses a repurposed wooden box shelf laid flat to become a Rustic Wood S’mores Bar Station (1). The side compartments hold pre-packaged S’mores sets, while the middle section holds the fuel cans for toasting right there!

Angie of Burton Avenue gives a full tutorial for a DIY S’mores Station (2)—assembling a wooden box from scratch, then adding on a S’mores Station vinyl-cutout label to give it a quaint vintage look.

No place to build a fire? Opt for a DIY tabletop S’mores roasting station (3), as seen on A Cup Full of Sass. This is actually a small planter box filled with pebbles to hold the "canned heat," with a serving tray on the side for the S’mores ingredients. Easy!

For those into serious woodworking, check out this DIY charred wood S’mores Tray (4) from Sarah of Ugly Duckling House. She used the ancient Japanese wood charring technique, called shou sugi ban, to create a striking finish for the dividers of her S’mores tray.

The Buy Option

Prefer to order pre-made boxes, all ready to use? We found 2 great choices for you!
The Farmhouse Kitchen Roasting Organizer (5), available on Amazon, makes a charming farmhouse-look holder for your S’mores fixings. Plus the lettering is hand-painted on, so it won’t peel off with use.

This isn’t exactly made for S’mores. But the Stonebriar Rectangle Divided Wood Serving Tray (6), also from Amazon, is pretty gorgeous with its rustic wood finish and leather handles. Its divided sections can serve anything, including S’mores!

S’mores Box Basics: Our Product Picks

Now that you’ve got the box ready, it’s time to fill it and dress it up, too! Gather these must-haves and you’re all set to enjoy those S’mores!

S'mores filling station essentials

1 – Huray Rayho Camping S’Mores Bar Signs (3 pcs.)

2 – Marshmallow Smores Roasting Bamboo Sticks (110-pack)

3 – Jet-Puffed Jumbo Marshmallows Extra Large (24-oz bag)

4 – Hershey’s Special Dark Candy Bar (36-count pack)

5 – Amazon Brand – Happy Belly Cinnamon Graham Crackers (14.4 oz. box)