4th of July food ideas

Celebrate this 4th of July with these patriotic and delicious dishes that are designed to dazzle your guests! These 4th of July food ideas are perfect for cookouts, patriotic parties and summer potlucks. There are 4th of July recipes for cakes, pies, cookies, treats, appetizers, drinks and much more!

Fruit 4th of July Food Ideas

4th of July Strawberries from The Sister’s Cafe

Cheesecake Stuffed Strawberries from Dessert Now Dinner Later

Star Spangled Fruit Salad from A Family Feast

Red, White, and Blue Fruit Salad from Eating on a Dime

Easy Flag Fruit Dessert from Family Fresh Meals

Flag Fruit Pizza from Sabby in Suburbia

American Flag Fruit Skewers from Party City

4th of July Fruit Kabobs from The Baby Bump Diaries

Buzzed Cherry Bombs from Frosting and A Smile

Chocolate Dipped “Banana Split” from I Heart Nap Time

Red White & Blue Candy Apples from Tidy Mom


Cupcake 4th of July Food Ideas

Red, White and Blue Cupcakes from Betty Crocker

Red, White, and Blue Cupcakes from Wellness

Red, White and Blue “Tie-Dye” Jumbo Cupcakes from Betty Crocker

Red White and Blue Mini Cupcakes from Two Sisters Crafting

Firecracker Cupcakes from Oh Nuts

Patriotic Marble Cupcakes from Two Sisters Crafting

Fourth of July Hi-Hat Cupcakes from Pink Cake Plate

Flag Cupcakes with Vanilla Buttercream from Betty Crocker

Lemon Whipped Cream 4th of July Cupcakes from Your Cup of Cake

Ice Cream Cone Cupcakes from Our Family of Seven

Bomb Brownie Bites from Eating on a Dime

Cupcake Flag with Berries and Coconut from Good Housekeeping

4th of July Fruit Cupcakes from Freutcake

Red White and Blue Cupcake in a Jar from Two Sisters Crafting

Snow Cone Cupcakes from Bakerella


Cake & Brownie 4th of July Food Ideas

Firecracker Cake from Love Bakes Good Cakes

America Cake from Delish

Red, White and Blue Layered Flag Cake from Betty Crocker

Fireworks Sugar Cookie Cake from Crazy for Crust

Patriotic Poke Cake from Kraft

Tie-Dye Cake from Sally’s Baking Addiction

4th of July No Bake Cheesecake from Crunchy Creamy Sweet

Red, White and Blue Poke Cake from Betty Crocker

Flag Cake with Cream Cheese Topping from Spend With Pennies

Brownie Flag from Spicy Southern Kitchen

Stars and Stripes Brownies from Betty Crocker

Triple Berry Trifle from Life Love and Sugar

No-Bake Strawberry Blueberry Trifle from Natasha’s Kitchen

No Bake Summer Berry Icebox Cake from Cakes Cottage

Star-Struck Blueberry Cobbler from Delish

Strawberry & Blueberry Cheesecake Icebox Cake from Life Love and Sugar

Patriotic Quilt ‘Cake’ from Kraft

Angel Food Cake with Berries from Hoosier Homemade

Easy Lemon Berry Tiramisu from Betty Crocker

American Berry No-Bake Cheesecake from Kraft

Red White and Blue Strawberry Shortcake from Two Sisters Crafting

M&M Flag Cake from Two Sisters Crafting

Sparkling Fourth of July Cake from Betty Crocker


Pie 4th of July Food Ideas

Stars and Stripes American Flag Pie from An Extraordinary Day

Mini Star Pies from Frankly Entertaining

4th of July Blueberry Pie from BetsyLife

American Pie from Delish


Cookie 4th of July Food Ideas

Fireworks Pudding Cookies from Crazy for Crust

4th of July Sprinkled Cookies from Simply Gloria

Red White and Blue Chocolate Cookies from Two Sisters Crafting

Fourth of July  Funfetti Cake Mix Cookies from The 36th AVENUE

Red White and Blue Funfetti Sandwich Cookies from  Two Peas and Their Pod

Patriotic Pinwheel Cookies from Just a Taste

4th of July Star Cookies from The Baker Mama

4th of July Cookies from Handle the Heat

“Stained Glass” Red, White & Blue Star Cookies from The Suburban Mom

Patriotic Cake Mix Jello Cookies from Tastes of Lizzy T

Patriotic Cookie Pizza from Two Sisters Crafting


Other Treats and Snack 4th of July Food Ideas

Red, White and Blue Cookie Bark from your homebased mom

5 Minute 4th of July Fudge from Club Chica Circle

Red, White & Blue Cake Batter Dip from Sugar & Soul

Patriotic Oreo Pops from Makoodle

Patriotic Rice Krispie Treats from Life Love and Sugar

4th of July Rice Krispy Balls from High Heels and Grills

Patriotic No-Bake Cake Batter Truffles from Who Needs A Cape

American Flag Cake Pops from Party City

4th of July Fruit & Jello Cups from The First Year

Award Winning Patriotic Parfaits from Good Housekeeping

Patriotic Popcorn from Two Sisters Crafting

Red, White & Blue Fireworks Treats from Lemon Tree Dwelling

4th of July Chex Mix from Betty Crocker

4th of July Muddy Buddy Snack Mix from BabySavers

No-Bake Red, White and Blueberry Chex Bars from Betty Crocker

Red, White and Blue Dipped Pretzels from The 36th Avenue

Easy Patriotic Sugar Wafers from Southern Made Simple

Patriotic Caramel Pretzel Bites from Two Sisters Crafting


Frozen Dessert 4th of July Food Ideas

4th of July Ice Cream Sandwiches from Freutcake

Patriotic Ice Cream Sandwich Cake from Spend with Pennies

Patriotic Homemade Mini Ice Cream Sandwiches from New England Today

Red, White & Blue No Churn Ice Cream from It’s Always Autumn

Patriotic Cones from Noble Pig

Red White and Blue Frozen Bananas from Two Sisters Crafting

Patriotic Popsicles with Summer Berries from Stagetecture.com

Red, White, and Blue Popsicles from The Little Kitchen


4th of July Drink Ideas

Firecracker 4th of July Jello Shots from At the Picket Fence

Patriotic Layered Drinks from Like Mother, Like Daughter

Kid Friendly Patriotic Punch via Mom Endeavors

JELL-O Slushy from Some of This and That

Sparkling Red, White and Blue Sangria from Gimme Some Oven

Fruit Cubes from Pip and Ebby

Red, White and Blue Wine Spritzer from Pretty Plain Janes

Red, White & Blue Patriotic Italian Cream Sodas from Butter with a Side of Bread


Appetizer 4th of July Food Ideas

Red White and Blue Deviled Eggs from Created by Diane

Brownie and Fruit Kabobs from Mel’s Kitchen Cafe

4th of July Firecracker Dogs from Homemade in the Heartland

4th Of July Chips And Cheese Dip from Pizzazzerie

Star Dip from Hungary Happenings

Lightened Up 7-Layer Dip from Mariah’s Pleasing Plates

Cheese and Cracker Flag (source unknown)

Summer Fruit Salsa from Home. Made. Interest.

Red, White and Blue Salsa from Cafe Supra Farine

Summer Berry Cheesecake Salad from The Slow Roasted Italian

Easy Taco Salad Flag from Family Fresh Meals


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