4th of July Amazing Party Ideas To Awe Your Guest

The 4th of July celebration is right around the corner. To celebrate this proud day we display red, blue and white colors in and out of the house.

So, to help you out, I have collected a bunch of easy ideas to show your patriotism.

The post will be composed of the following 4th of July party ideas categories:

  • Recipes 
  • Decorations

These will be perfect for your home party, either for a more intimate family gathering or a big BBQ party with friends as well.

Ready? Let’s celebrate our independence day!


Red, White, and Blueberry Microwave Mug Cake

This July 4th, celebrate Independence Day with a patriotic dessert that is cooked and ready to enjoy in just one minute!

Eaten as a mug cake or turned out onto a plate, 3-2-1- Red, White, and Blueberry Microwave Mug Cake is an individual serving of patriotic funfetti cake bursting with sweet cherry and blueberry pie filling.

An instant dose of America!

Found from The Monday Box

Coconut Treats

These coconut treats are made with butter or coconut oil (if you are vegan) for this easy dessert. The recipe can fit most people and occasions, especially during our independence celebrations. I find these coconut treats very nice after a heavy meal when you still want a small bite of something sweet. Enjoy!

Found from Renana’s Kitchen

Cherry Cheesecake Popsicles

These patriotic cherry cheesecake popsicles are so decadent and creamy, easy to make, and perfect for the 4th of July!

Found from The Cozy Cook

4th of July Doughnuts

No treat is more symbolic to America than the delicious doughnuts and, courtesy of Claire, she prepared the 4th of July with a gorgeous looking and tasting doughnut for the occasion.

Found from The Simple Sweet Life

Patriotic Pinwheel Cookies

Patriotic pinwheel cookies are the perfect red, white and blue dessert for your holiday celebrations. These pinwheel cookies feature layered sugar cookie dough that is rolled with parchment paper, chilled and sliced before baking. If you want beautiful 4th of July cookies that are easy to transport and serve, try this soft pinwheel cookie recipe!

Found from Oh My Sugar High

Triple Berry Icebox Cake

This Triple Berry Icebox Cake is a delicious summer treat! The perfect red white blue dessert for your 4th of July party.

Found from Savory Nothings

American Flag Cheesecake

This no-bake American Flag Cheesecake is perfect for summer. It’s so good, you won’t have any leftovers!

Found from Down Red Bud Drive

I always have the most fun on the 4th of July. You don’t have to exchange any gifts. You just go to the beach and watch fireworks. It’s always fun James Lafferty

Sofia’s Virgin Daiquiri

This is a refreshing drink for the 4th of July and beyond, perfect for toddlers that want an elegant cocktail and a must have for adults at summer barbecues.

If you want to make an amazing drink for your kids this summer, then look no further than a Virgin Daiquiri.

Found from Recipe This

Patriotic Chocolate Covered Pretzels

Chocolate Covered Pretzels are the perfect combination of salty and sweet. A super affordable and fun treat that is so easy, even the kids can get in on the action.

Ideal to make for all sorts of occasions and celebrations. 

Found from Recipe from a Pantry

American Flag Snack Tray

If you’re tired of eating cherry pie and want a healthier alternative, what about trying out Stephanie’s healthy snack tray on your 4th of July party!

Found from A Diary of a Debutante

Red, White, and Blue Firework Cupcakes

These red, white, and blue firework cupcakes featuring fireworks shooting out of the top make the perfect dessert to serve at your 4th of July party.

Made with Pop Rocks, Hershey Kisses, Life Savers, and sprinkles, this 4th of July dessert recipe is sure to be a crowd-pleaser!

Found from Crayons and Cravings

4th of July Cheesecake Cake

Thank you, Kelsie! For this amazing Fourth of July cheesecake cake, perfect as a festive summer dessert, and is easier to make than you’d think!

Found from Itsy Bitsy Kitchen

Patriotic Pudding Cups

When looking for 4th of July recipes, there are a million options that you may have in your back pocket. What about trying these new Patriotic Pudding Cups, which are actually super easy to make and look really impressive when you’re done. 

Found from Dancing Through The Rain

Patriotic Poke Cake

This patriotic Poke Cake is a super moist, simple, and colorful dessert made with cake mix and whipped cream. It is the perfect cake to celebrate the 4th of July. 

Found from Sweet and Savoury Meals


A star-spangled celebration

One of my favorite 4th of July party ideas is this beautiful American colors setup on your dining table.

Not to miss!

Found from Home is Where The Boat Is

DIY Patriotic Wreath

A patriotic color wreath will surely amaze your guests at your doorstep and brighten your house.

It is very easy to make and does not break the bank.

Found from Pop Shop of America

DIY Painted Wood Pennant Garland

An original idea, using wood pennants to make a great 4th of July banner in your house.

Found from Viva Veltoro

Printable 4th of July Decor

If you want some easy 4th of July party ideas decorations, look no further than these printable American colors straw flags and banner.

Beautiful stuff to uplift your house for the independence day celebrations.

Found from Elvam Design

Paper Banner 

If you love paper crafts, what about trying out Michelle’s paper banners, which are very easy and beautiful to hang on your walls, windows or anywhere you like.

Found from The Purple Pumpkin Blog

No other date on the calendar more potently symbolizes all that our nation stands for than the 4th of JulyMac Thornberry

DIY Patriotic Mason Jars

A wow idea using mason jars, paint, and some creativity to make this rustic looking jar with an American color twist, to amaze your family and guests at home.

Found from Optimistic Mommy

Red, White, and American Flag Centerpiece

This is a great centerpiece if you want to set the mood inside your house.

You can put it in the kitchen, dining or living room and brighten your home.

Found from Pender and Peony

Paper Pinwheels

These easy to make pinwheels are perfect as decoration on top of your food bars table or around the house.

Prepare some mason jars and make some of these pinwheels. You’ll get simple and easy decorations in no time!

Found from Polkadot Chair

Stars Backdrop for Your Food Bars

A backdrop full of red and blue stars for your food bar will make your party stand out.

Found from Crafts Unleashed

Instagram-Worthy Photo Booth Backdrop

Okay, we all know that we are in an era where Instagram is what most people crazy about.

Make these backdrop for your party and your guests will get in line to take a pic!

Found from Brit + Co

I am confident that, if you try these 4th of July party ideas, you will most surely awe your guests at home.

We will celebrate with our families and friends, enjoying a nice BBQ, and loving the traditional fireworks to mark our independence day.

I certainly love the 4th of July! Have fun, everyone!

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One thought on “4th of July Amazing Party Ideas To Awe Your Guest

  • July, 2019 at 10:04 PM

    I am literally salivating over these dessert ideas! Thanks for including my printable 4th of July decor in this roundup. Can’t wait for the festivities!

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