4th of July is right around the corner! Having a 4th of July party can be a blast, but it can also be hard to come up with ideas if you’re hosting. Even if you’re just going to a party you can bring some of these delicious foods and impress your friends and family.




4th of July


Below you can find food and decoration ideas. Not the crafty type? That’s ok, I have something for you too!



Patriotic Popcorn

Patriotic Popcorn from Jamonkey

Popcorn, and red, white, and blue? Nothing says America like this combination! Also, those serving containers are so CUTE!

For instructions on making this Patriotic Popcorn, you can click here


Bacon Cheeseburger Meatballs from An Affair from the Heart

Finger foods are perfect for any party! Just prepare, and throw them on a plate. Your guests, can grab as many as they please, and clean up is simple. The Bacon Cheeseburger Meatballs are great for any occasion!

For the full recipe, you can click here.

DIY Patriotic Firecrackers5

DIY Patriotic Firecrackers from Confessions of a Plate Addict

These are so cute! If you’re looking for an easy project to do with the kids this 4th of July, this is it. You can use these as a centerpiece or decorate any room in the home with these.

For instructions on making these, you can click here.


Denim and Burplap Lighted Garland from Create Craft Love

This garland is right up my alley! Denim and burlap, this is a country girls dream! You can hang this anywhere and it will look good.

For instructions on making your own, you can click here



Red White and Blue Candle Holder from From House to Home

Looking for a simple centerpiece or easy decoration for your 4th of July party? This is it! You can also make these with the kids, they will definitely enjoy making these.

For instructions on making these, you can click here.


Alternative Decorations for the “Not So Crafty Crowd”



Moon Boat Fourth of July Patriotic Decorations

Get set of 12 fans with 6 different designed (2 fans for each design). These would be cute paired with the candy jars with red, white, and blue candy. You can also pair these with some of the ideas from above.

Patriotic Inflatable Buffet Cooler 

Keep your food and beverage cold with this indoor/outdoor buffet cooler. This would be a great addition to an outdoor picnic table.


US Flag Picks

If you aren’t feeling up to the task of making edible decorations for your cupcakes this fourth of July, slap these bad boys on the top and call it a day. You can also stick these in finger foods as well, or on top of whatever else you like.


Fourth of July Independence Day Mesh Door Wreath 

Nothing screams fourth of July more than a red, white, and blue wreath hanging on the door. If you aren’t ready to bring out the scissors, and other materials you can purchase one that’s already made.


Alright, guys that complete’s my list of party ideas for 4th of July! Remember, to have fun and keep in mind what this holiday is really about.