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Although we don’t celebrate it over here we do like a party just as much as our good old friends across the pond so here are 20 fourth of the July party ideas to feast your eyes on! Not only do these all make great party food and drink ideas for fourth of July the majority of them are perfect for summer too!


These 4th of July Fruit Pops are definitely cuteness on a stick!

How about switching up the ham and cheese sandwiches for these Ice Cream ones from In The Playroom instead? Will go down a treat with children.

Did I hear you say Brownie and Fruit Kebabs? Make sure you whip up some chocolate sauce too for dunking. These will be popular with the kids!

These Snow Cone Cupcakes from A Beautiful Mess look delicious and will have everyone asking for the recipe!

Looking for cocktail ideas? How about these Frozen Boozy Bomb Pop Drinks? They look da BOMB!

What about some Patriotic Ice Pops to keep you cool? You could make these non-alcoholic for the kids and add a drop of alcohol for the grown ups

Check out these Buzzed Cherry Bombs with a hint of vodka! They’d be perfect for after dessert!

Fancy something a little more savoury? How about these Firecracker Dogs? They would also be nice and easy to make with children too!

This Fruit Platter is perfect for dressing up a party table and great for encouraging fussy eaters to eat fruit.

These Chocolate Dipped Pretzels will be talk of the party and super cute as alternative sprinklers for younger kids. Plus they’re so easy and quick to make.

These delicious Fair-Style Fruit Cones will be the talk of the party

How about preparing some Frozen Triple Berry Smoothies for your party guests? We’re loving the layered flag!

After more desert ideas? Take a look at these super cute Mini Berry Cheesecake Trifle! The perfect party treat.

Not only are these Bomb Pop Shots perfect for summer but they make great little 4th of July tipples!

Decorate strawberries in a patriotic theme to decorate your party table! They look like a lot of fun to make!

This Red, White & Blue Finger Jello recipe will be popular with the little ones.

We’re loving this cool and refreshing watermelon star shaped fruit salad. Perfect for summer parties and 4th of July is no exception, just add some blueberries to the mix!

How about displaying some popcorn in buckets on the party food table?

These 4th of July Popsicles may take a little longer to prepare but will go down a treat after lunch!

Of course its not a party without a cake so why not try your hand at baking this Fourth of July Flag Cake?

Happy 4th of July!

About Kerry

Kerry is one of three editors of Daily Essential Magazine. Mama of two, living in North Wales. She can often be found with her camera in one hand and a can of Dr Pepper in the other.

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