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standup graduation reception for 400
Having mini BBQ sandwiches, fruit trays and nacho bar (that's mainly for the kids) pretzels and vegetable tray. AFFORDABLE SIDE DISH IDEA PLEASE!
Obvious choices are pasta or potato salad and/or baked beans. Of course you have to do forks.

Bit more pricey, but more interesting and no forks- corn cobbettes. Or a hot chip dip such as artichoke or spinach?