PATRIOTIC IDEAS FOR YOUR 4TH OF JULY POOL PARTY

The 4th of July makes for a perfect three-day weekend this year. Take advantage and have your friends over for an awesome patriotic-themed pool party. We’ve found some of the best American party creations from across the web to help you get started.

 

INDEPENDENCE PUNCH

This alcohol-free patriotic idea is another one for the whole family. Make sure to take some pictures, because the colors will go away once you start drinking it!

SALT FIREWORKS

Salt Fireworks are an inexpensive, easy, and fun way for your children to show their creativity. Go past fireworks and see what other 4th of July paintings they can come up with.

SAFE SPARKLERS

INFINITE SNOW CONES 

Get the enjoyment without the risk. Anyone can appreciate sparklers with this amusing craft. 

We call these “infinite” sow cones because they aren’t actually snow cones! They are cupcakes. With some colored sprinkles and food coloring you can make the perfect patriotic cupcakes.

From Bakerella

From Bakerella

From Sayyes

From Sayyes

FRUIT ROCKETS

Fruit Rockets means no need to convince your kids to eat healthy. You can try all types of red, white, and blue food combinations to get the same effect.

FRUIT FLAG PIZZA

More patriotic fruit. This one can even be served as dessert.

PATRIOTIC WINDSOCK

Sometimes creating a craft is as much fun as looking at it. Use these easy-to-find materials to create a lovely patriotic windsock. 

 

RED, WHITE, AND BLUE CHEESECAKE

 If you don’t want the fruit flag pizza for dessert, try out this red, white, and blue cheesecake.

From RecipeGirl

POM-POM FLAG PAINTING

The pom-pom flag painting is a project parents can reuse every 4th of July. Put a date on the back of the flag and keep the painting for the memories. 

FIREWORKS RINGS

All you need is tinsel sterns to make these amazing rings. Now you have a safe firework show on your fingers.