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4th of July Party Ideas

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4th of July – Patriotic Party Snacks

Red, white and blue patriotic party snack ideas that the kids will love and also the adults for your 4th of July party. You can really get into the spirit of things and with the weather usually lovely why not get outside have a BBQ and make some of these Patriotic snacks, play a few party games and enjoy your Family and Friends

Patriotic Chocolate Covered Strawberries

These fourth of July Chocolate Covered Strawberries and just so delicious, look amazing and are semi healthy for you.

Strawberries covered in white chocolate with red white and blue sprinkles

==>Find the full recipe to make these Patriotic Chocolate Covered Strawberries

Red White and Blue Jello Cake

These jello cake look amazing and kids will love these as they are made from sweetened condensed milk and Jello. The only problem is they takes ages to set between layers. So you will have to be patient.

Red white and blue layered jello cake

==> Find the recipe for these Red, White and Blue Jello squares here

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Red White and Blue Dessert Bars

These bars are so simple to make they will be perfect for any last minute 4th of July party you might be having. This easy patriotic dessert has only

Red white and blue dessert bar with with icing and sprinkles

==> Find the recipe to this easy patriotic dessert here

Red, White and Blue Dipped Marshmallows

Red, White, and Blue Dipped Marshmallows are perfect for the 4th of July or any summer potluck or picnic. They make a fun dessert for kids and adults and look so festive. Plus they are very simple to make

Red, white and blue dipped marshmallows

==> Find the recipe for these Patriotic Marshmallows here

American Flag Cupcakes

Show your patriotic spirit by making these American Flag Cupcakes, they are so easy and fun to make. Perfect cupcakes for Memorial Day, 4th of July or Veteran’s Day or just for a Patriotic summer dessert.

American Flag Cupcakes

==> Find the recipe for these Red, White and Blue cupcakes

Firecracker Popcorn

What a really cool idea for the kids as this popcorn is made with popping candy and we all know how crazy that feels when you put it in your month. Kids rally love it.

Bowl of firecracker popcorn and firecrackers in boxes as display around the white bowl

==> Find the recipe for this Firecracker Popcorn here

4th Of July Snack Mix Recipe

The Patriotic snack mix is easy to make and perfect for a 4th of July family Picnic. Kids will try and sneak an extra handful as they will think it is amazing but takes no time at all to make.

white bowl with patriotic snack mix in it, red, white and blue in color

==> Find the recipe for this 4th of July Snack Mix here

Red White and Blue Trifle

If you have a 4th of July Party planned and have loads of family coming over then a trifle is a huge hit. Why not make this patriotic one which the kids will also love, it has layers of red, white and blue and looks so delicious.

4 white dessert plates, 4 spoons and a trifle with layers of red white and blue.

==> Find the recipe for this Layered Trifle

4th of July Party Printables and Party Decoration Ideas

Are you having a party to celebrate Independence day this July 4th? What about a neighborhood party or backyard Barbecue.

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The weather is getting hotter and the nights are just gorgeous, so why not decorate the yard or porch and sit out and enjoy this glorious day of ours.

As you know the theme colors are Red, White and Blue so there are many different party supplies you can use to get your theme happening.

Party supplies like streamers, table clothes, balloons, printables, party straws, plates, banners, centerpieces, party favor bags, cups the list really does go on

With my daughter busy blowing up the balloons to make a balloon garland I was busy making some cool cake toppers, little flags, some bunting banners and gift tags for the favor bags.

Check out these really cool fourth of July Party Printables and we also made a fourth of July Balloon Garland. So easy and looks amazing.!

I loved the Balloon Garland my daughter made and it was really easy as you can see here. But you don’t want to stop there with balloons why not get three helium balloons (red, white and blue) and anchor them with a little weight and use them as centerpieces.

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Grab the printables pack as it is great starter then you can add extra decorations.

==> buy the 4th of July Party Printables pack (on Sale)

You can cut out some stars from cardboard and paint them or stick some 4th of July stickers on them, and hang them around the room.

Use the Bunting banner or flag banners from my 4th of July Printable Pack and hang it above the grazing table or at the entrance.

Fourth of July Pinata would be a fantastic idea if you could get one and fill it with your favorite candy.

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I love this Fourth of July Patriotic Stars Doorway Curtain that you can hang in the doorway and it certainly adds the party effect. Also this 4th of July Photo Booth Props, there are 40 pieces in this pack wow what a laugh you will have.

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Fourth of July party ideas can start small with just having a few friends over to having the entire extended family over. Or even having a neighborhood cookout which I think is so much fun.

Getting the yard or street ready for a big party is cool and if you have great neighbors why not. The kids can play in the street riding their bikes and playing games ( great if you live in a quiet street or a cul-de-sac)

Fourth of July decoration ideas

I am a little crazy when it comes to decorations and I love the idea of having them everywhere.

I know not everybody does and that is perfectly fine but I am sure you could find one or two of these party decorations great to hang on your front door or your porch or even in the lounge room. Go for it.

You have too many decorations said no one ever.!!!

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Fun 4th of July Ideas

Having a party is so much fun or even just having family and friends over for a little celebration is perfect as well.

Whatever way you like to celebrate the day is up to you. Even if you don’t have time to organize a party that is fine maybe hanging some decorations up with make you feel good.

Fireworks are such a fun way to celebrate the 4th of July and I know so many families scream with delight when the fireworks go off.

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You can get some cute little table centerpieces that look like fireworks but are only displays or some cute t-shirts or socks with fireworks on them aren’t they awesome.

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4th of July Party Table

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