The Grilling Accessories You Need for Summer BBQs are All at Target

Make the most of your grill this summer with 10 must-have tools.

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June 09, 2021

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It's summer and time to fire up the grill. Whether you're cooking some quick burgers on a weeknight or smoking a brisket low and slow, the right accessories can make the process a lot more fun. Target carries tons of affordable grilling accessories for gas and charcoal grills alike, plus clever gadgets for classic summer sides. From corn peelers to grill baskets, here are 10 must-buy grilling tools from Target for your next summer backyard barbecue.


Starting from scratch? We recommend getting your hands on a set before anything else. This 17-piece barbecue set is great for new grill owners. It comes complete with staples like a spatula, tongs and a thermometer, plus great add-ons like corn holders and skewers for kebabs.

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We love making a whole meal on the grill and grill baskets make that possible. This set of three makes it easy to choose the right size for whatever sides you're grilling, from asparagus to peppers and onions. You can also use these baskets to grill delicate fish to keep it from falling through the grates.

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Your typical oven mitts won't stand a chance at a grill. These silicone grill gloves are made of flame-resistant material and are designed to stand up to the high heat of charcoal and gas grills.

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We love grilled corn, but don't always want to eat it on the cob. This corn peeler is a Food Network fan-favorite and makes enjoying grilled corn so much easier.

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These may be called "meat skewers," but they'll work well for fish and veggies too. At $1 per skewer, snagging a few packs of these for your next kebab night is a no-brainer.

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If you have a charcoal grill, you'll need a fire starter. This chimney starter from Weber is a classic and easy for new grillers to use. Weber claims this is one of their fastest ways to produce hot coals to get cooking quickly.

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No matter what kind of grill you have, you'll need a grill brush to clean it. This $5 one from Target is so affordable and comes with both a brush and scraper for tough messes.

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Get back to basics with this two-piece tool set from OXO. The extra-long handles will keep your hands away from the hot flames, while the metal tong ends and larger spatula make handling food on the grill super easy.

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Once you start grilling with a meat thermometer, you'll never go back. This probe thermometer stays in your meat while it cooks, so you can cook your steaks to the perfect temperature every time.

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A flexible grill light means you can do late-night grilling on any size grill. Just attach the base to the handle of your grill lid and when you lift it up, you can move the light to the perfect angle.

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