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Looking for some easy and kid friendly 4th of July desserts? Well, I’ve gathered some of the cutest, most-patriotic kids Fourth of July treats — that are easy enough for kids to make and delicious enough for all of your guests at your 4th of July celebration!
39 Fun Kid Friendly 4th of July Desserts & Treats
Whether American flag cookies or patriotic cupcakes, star-shaped fruit kabobs or refreshing red, white, and blue popsicles, there are easy kid 4th of July recipes for any flavor or patriotic party.
So, gather the kids in the kitchen and break out the red, white, and blue sprinkles. It’s time for some sweet and delicious Independence Day treat making fun!
Kid Friendly 4th of July Candy Recipes
1. American Flag Pretzel Sticks
Turn plain pretzel rods into cute American flag treats using red, white, and blue candy melts and star sprinkles.
2. Patriotic Oreo Pops
Turn everyday Oreos into patriotic chocolate-covered cookie pops for the kids’ 4th of July party.
3. Red White and Blue Marshmallow Pops
Candy melts and patriotic sprinkles make this easy marshmallow pop recipe perfect for any Independence Day celebration.
4. Chocolate-Dipped Oreo Treats
The kids will love dunking and decorating Oreos while making this kid friendly Fourth of July recipe.
5. 4th of July Dessert Snack Mix
This kids Fourth of July snack mix recipe pairs traditional muddy buddies with patriotic Peanut M&M’s and Whoppers Candy.
6. Easy Pretzel Turtles Candy
Use patriotic sprinkles to make this easy pretzel turtles candy recipe perfect for any July 4th party.
Easy Kids 4th of July Cookie and Brownie Recipes
7. Monster Cookies for Fourth of July
Red, white, and blue M&M candies make this kid-friendly 4th of July cookie recipe perfectly patriotic.
8. Kid-Decorated American Flag Brownies
Grab a boxed brownie mix for your kids to make some cute American flag brownies for July 4th.
9. Super Easy 4th of July Flag Cookies
Pull ‘N’ Peel Twizzlers and M&Ms turn store-bought cookies into cute American flag treats.
10. Star-Spangled Brownie Pizza Dessert
Kids will love decorating this clever patriotic dessert pizza that starts with a common brownie mix.
11. Mini Red, White, and Blue Fruit Pizza Treats
Or, let the kids use strawberries and blueberries to decorate their own little mini cookie treats!
12. Patriotic Edible Cookie Dough
Colorful patriotic sprinkles make this edible cookie dough recipe a great no-bake Fourth of July treat.
13. 4th of July Fireworks Cookies
Shredded sweetened coconut flakes gives these easy 4th of July cookies their festive fireworks look.
Kid Friendly Fourth of July Cake Recipes
14. Easy Patriotic Dump Cake
It doesn’t get much easier than a dump cake recipe, and this 4th of July dump cake dessert includes strawberry and blueberry pie filling!
15. Patriotic Popcorn Cake
This may not be a traditional cake, but what could be more American than popcorn and M&Ms?
16. Easy 4th of July Cupcakes
Red and blue M&Ms add patriotic flare on top and inside these easy Fourth of July cupcakes.
17. Red White and Blue Berry Trifle Dessert
Seasonal berries, pie filling, pudding, and angel food cake come together for a kid friendly 4th of July dessert of patriotic colors.
Healthy Kids 4th of July Desserts
18. Patriotic Fruit & Yogurt Parfait
July 4th desserts don’t get much easier than red, white, and blue fruit and yogurt parfaits!
19. Star-Shaped Fruit Skewers
Use a star cookie cutter to make patriotic and healthy fruit kabobs for the 4th of July.
20. 4th of July Popsicle Treats
This red, white, and blue pudding pop recipe makes refreshing Fourth of July treats the kids will love!
21. Kids Patriotic Dessert Cups
Kids can make this healthy and delicious 4th of July dessert by simply layering fruit, coconut, dried cranberries, and yogurt raisins.
22. Fruit Salsa with Cinnamon Stars
Substitute sugar for a healthier sweetener to make this patriotic fruit salsa and star chips recipe a healthy Fourth of July treat for kids.
23. Kids Fruit Sparklers Treat
Use a star cookie cutter to cut watermelon stars. Then, have the kids skewer blueberries and the watermelon stars for some easy Fourth of July treats.
Kid Friendly Fourth of July Rice Krispie Treats
24. Red, White, & Blue Rice Krispie Stars
Kid friendly Rice Krispie treats get a patriotic spin with some red and blue food coloring and a star cookie cutter.
25. Chocolate Drizzled Patriotic Rice Krispie Treats
Or, add white chocolate drizzle and patriotic sprinkles to make your star Rice Krispie treats more patriotic and fun.
26. Patriotic Rice Krispie Treat Cones
It doesn’t get more kid-friendly than ice cream cone Rice Krispie treats topped with red, white, and blue sprinkles.
27. 4th of July Rice Krispie Bites
Use this kid friendly Fourth of July recipe to make the kids some bite-sized patriotic Rice Krispie treats.
No-Bake Desserts for 4th of July
28. Sweet Patriotic Snack Mix
Let the kids try making this easy Fourth of July snack mix recipe all by themselves!
29. Simple Edible Flag Kids Snack
With just some graham crackers, whipped cream, and fruit, kids can make their very own sweet American flag treats.
30. No-Bake Patriotic Pretzel Bites
Have the kids help stack the pretzels and candies when you make these easy patriotic pretzel treats.
31. Mason Jar Dessert for July 4th
Layer whipped topping, pound cake pieces, and fruit in mason jars for these kid friendly 4th of July desserts — in jars!
32. Festive 4th of July Dessert Board
Arrange a variety of red, white, and blue treats on a patriotic serving tray for a fun 4th of July dessert board.
33. No-Bake Mini Cheesecake Desserts
These individually portioned strawberry and blueberry cheesecake desserts are perfect for a kids Fourth of July party or picnic.
34. Patriotic Ice Cream Sandwiches
Use store-bought cookies to make these yummy ice cream sandwich Fourth of July treats fast and easy for kids to make.
Fun Kids Fourth of July Drinks
35. Patriotic Fruit Cooler
Fresh berries makes this healthy and refreshing smoothie recipe perfectly patriotic for your Fourth of July celebrations. But don’t forget to add cute patriotic paper straws!
36. Easy Strawberry Yogurt Smoothie
Add some whipped cream and fresh blueberries on top of this delicious strawberry smoothie to make it more patriotic for the kids.
37. Layered Red, White, and Blue Smoothie
Or, use fresh blueberries, strawberries, and bananas to make this layered smoothie that’s perfect for any patriotic holiday.
38. Kids Patriotic Punch with Twizzler Straws
Make your kids’ July 4th extra fun with a cup of this patriotic party punch that features Twizzlers as straws.
39. Fun Fourth of July Layered Drink
Kids will love the neat red, white, and blue layers of this refreshing sparkling 4th of July drink.
Now, I would love to hear what kid friendly Fourth of July recipes you like to make to celebrate America’s birthday! Share your favorite Fourth of July dessert recipes in the comments below. And have a happy and delicious Independence Day!
Get All of Your Fourth of July Recipe Ingredients on Amazon:
Did you know you can get most of the ingredients and supplies for the kid friendly Fourth of July recipes above right on Amazon? Here are some examples…
Patriotic Sprinkles6 Pieces Star Cookie Cutter SetM&M’s Red, White & Blue Mix Milk Chocolate CandySupreme Housewares 4-Piece Patriotic Star Shaped Bowl SetAmerican Flag Food PicksPillsbury Creamy Supreme Vanilla FrostingOREO Double Stuf Chocolate Sandwich Cookies12 Color Food Coloring Set6″ Natural Bamboo SkewersGhirardelli White Vanilla Flavored Melting WafersFox Run Patriotic Foil Baking CupsSnyder’s of Hanover Pretzel RodsGlitter Star Cupcake Topper PicksPatriotic SprinklesJell-O Instant French Vanilla Pudding & Pie Filling Mix300PCS Cake Pop & Treat Bag SetHappy Belly Mini Twist Pretzels
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More Kids Fourth of July Ideas from B-Inspired Mama:
- 10 Fun July 4th Celebration Ideas — for Kids of ALL Ages!
- 18 Perfectly Patriotic Activities for Kids to Celebrate America
- Easy 4th of July Craft for Kids: A Sweet Stars and Stripes Crown
- Kids Patriotic Hand Print Flag Craft
- Ice-Painted American Flag Craft for Kids
I love all these ideas! I’d love for you to come share this at our Pinteresting Party!
Vicky from Mess For Less says
Love this post! Thanks for sharing our ideas!
Krissy @ B-Inspired Mama says
Of course, Vicky – thanks for the inspiration!