50 Kid Friendly 4th of July Desserts

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Red, white and blue foods help to make the perfect kid friendly 4th of July desserts! This list of 50 easy recipes are sure to inspire you as you search for the perfect easy addition to your patriotic party.

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Summertime is the perfect time for great food with good friends, for grown ups and little kids alike. Our family throws an Independence Day party every year, and I love finding new and creative 4th of July recipes for our littlest guest.

Looking for festive red, white and blue desserts for an upcoming Memorial Day or July 4th BBQ? This list is full of festive, fun red, white and blue options.

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50 Easy No Bake 4th of July Desserts

These sweet treats were chosen because they’re kid-friendly, easy and sure to put a smile on any child’s face this holiday.

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Patriotic Charcuterie Board

Who can resist a good charcuterie board?? Just slice, stir, arrange and serve! This beautiful charcuterie board is themed for any patriotic occasion.

Get the Patriotic Charcuterie Board from Amanda’s Cookin’

Ice Cream Cone Rice Krispies

Serve them while enjoying the fireworks! Quick to make with only a handful of easy ingredients.

Get the Ice Cream Cone Rice Krispies from Savvy Mama Lifestyle

Patriotic Oreo Cream Cheese Truffles

Oreo desserts are always a hit, and these Oreo Cream Cheese Truffles are all dressed up for patriotic holidays like Memorial Day, Fourth of July and Labor Day. These Oreo truffles are easy to make, and kids love making them!

Get the Patriotic Oreo Cream Cheese Truffles from Easy Budget Recipes

Cute Flag Marshmallow Pops

They are easy to put together, look cute and the kids think they’re awesome. Even the adults will want to try their own pop.

Get Cute Flag Marshmallow Pops From Savvy Mama Lifestyle

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Red, White and Blue Trifles

These all American red white and blue mini trifles are perfect for a patriotic holiday any time of year. So easy to make with simple ingredients including fresh summer berries.

Get Red, White and Blue Trifles from Christina’s Cucina

Patriotic Cake Batter Muddy Buddies

Patriotic Cake Batter Muddy Buddies are the perfect last-minute treat to make this 4th of July. This festive dessert takes less than 10 minutes to whip up.

Get the Patriotic Cake Batter Muddy Buddies from The Quiet Grove

S’mores Dessert Bar

A s’mores bar is the perfect kid-friendly 4th of July dessert!

S’mores Dessert Charcuterie Board from Maple & Thyme

Patriotic Ice Cream Sandwich for Memorial Day

This easy patriotic dessert is going to be your new kid-friendly choice. All you need are premade ice cream sandwiches and some patriotic sprinkles to create this easy 4th of July dessert.

Get the Patriotic Ice Cream Sandwich from Mimosas & Motherhood

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Patriotic Frozen Yogurt Pops

These homemade red, white and blueberry frozen yogurt pops are the perfect patriotic summer snack for active kids. Made with wholesome ingredients like fruit and milk, they’re also a favorite of grown ups!

Get the Patriotic Frozen Yogurt Pops from Mommy Evolution

Red, White and Blue Fruit Salad

Make this easy patriotic fresh fruit salad with everyday ingredients for a healthy item for your BBQ table. Your guests will love the cute star shapes and fresh blueberries!

Get the Red, White and Blue Fruit Salad from Recipes From a Pantry

Red White and Blue Fruit Popsicle Recipe

A delicious combination of blueberries, watermelon, pears and homemade lemonade create a refreshing summer treat everyone is sure to love. You can’t go wrong with fresh berries and no bake desserts.

Get the Fruit Popsicle Recipe from Love From the Oven

Patriotic Icebox Cake Recipe

This icebox cake recipe layers red and blue ice cream sandwiches and various toppings to create a super easy yet stunning presentation. No need to worry about an ice cream maker for this simple dessert!

Get the Patriotic Icebox Cake Recipe from Baking Beauty

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Watermelon Pizza

This Watermelon Pizza is a quick, easy and refreshing healthy appetizer or dessert – perfect for kids AND summer, and goes great with a hot dog and other 4th of July treats.

Get the Watermelon Pizza recipe from Mary’s Whole Life

4th of July Dessert Pretzels

This easy 4th Of July Finger Food idea is a wonderful way to celebrate America’s birthday! Made easily in minutes, these tasty covered pretzels are a fun recipe that the entire family can get involved in making. 

Get the 4th of July Dessert Pretzels from Organized Island

Patriotic Popcorn Cake

Patriotic Popcorn Cake is a gorgeous and colorful dessert that takes just 10 minutes to put together and will look great on your Fourth of July party table.

Get the Patriotic Popcorn Cake from Trop Rockin

Patriotic Red, White and Blue Frozen Graham Cracker Treat

Similar to an ice cream sandwich, this kid-friendly treat is made with Cool Whip or whipped cream, graham crackers and fun patriotic sprinkles.

Get the Patriotic Red, White and Blue Frozen Graham Cracker Treat from A Hundred Affections

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Fourth of July Fruit Tray

How cute is this American flag?? This Fourth of July fruit tray is a fun and festive treat to make to celebrate Independence Day! This fruit tray is so easy to put together, and tastes great with Cool Whip or a scoop of vanilla ice cream on the side.

Get the Fourth of July Fruit Tray from Two Pink Peonies

4th of July Rice Krispie Treats

4th of July Rice Krispie Treats are a festive, fun dessert that’s dressed up with red, white, and blue M&Ms, festive sprinkles, and melted chocolate! Requires only 10 minutes of hands-on time, making this perfect for kid friendly 4th of July desserts.

Get the 4th of July Rice Krispie Treats from Sugar and Soul

Red, White and Blue Funfetti Dip

Celebrate the stars and stripes with this patriotic Red, White and Blue Funfetti Dip (also known as Dunkaroo Dip.) Only 5 ingredients and about 5 minutes to whip this delicious kid friendly treat that everyone will LOVE to dip their graham crackers, vanilla wafers, pretzels and so much more into!

Get the Red White and Blue Funfetti Dip from Lemons and Zest

Red White and Blue Jello Shots

These red white and blue jello shots are an easy and impressive treat for a patriotic party or backyard BBQ. Make them boozy for adults or alcohol free for the kids.

Get the Red White and Blue Jello Shots from Keep Calm and Eat Ice Cream

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Red White and Blue Chocolate-Dipped Sugar Wafers

These fun little chocolate-dipped sugar wafers are fabulous in so many ways.  They’re easy, with just chocolate and sprinkles, take basically no time to prepare and so festive with red, white and blue sprinkles!

Get the Sugar Wafers from The Kitchen is my Playground

Patriotic Red, White and Blue Jello Jigglers

Red, White, and Blue Jello Jigglers are colorful, fun to make, and oodles of fun to eat! Just like little fireworks on a platter.

Get the Jello Jigglers from Made in a Pinch

Red White and Blue Pie

Let’s make a Red, White and Blue Pie to honor America in a big way! This cute pie is a favorite for those searching for no bake 4th of July desserts, and is such an easy recipe to make quickly, too.

Get the Red White and Blue Pie from Quiche My Grits

Berry Cheesecake Popsicles

These cheesecake popsicles are the perfect mix of light and summery mixed with the total decadence of creamy cheesecake. A great way to beat the summer heat.

Get the Berry Cheesecake Popsicles from The Dizzy Cook

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Red White and Blue Jello Stars

Red, White, and Blue Jello Stars use only 4 ingredients and are the cutest treat for the 4th of July or Memorial Day! They make great patriotic Fourth of July desserts and are easy to make with a star cookie cutter.

Get the Jello Stars from Fake Ginger

Red White and Blue Strawberries for 4th of July

These white chocolate-dipped berries are fun and easy to make. With just a few ingredients like red, white, and blue sprinkles, white chocolate, and fresh strawberries, kiddos are sure to love these patriotic treats.

Get the Red White and Blue recipe from The Short Order Cook

Red White and Blue No Bake Cheesecake Bars

The patriotic “flag,” made with fresh, seasonal berries, always gets tons of compliments, plus the cheesecake itself is absolutely scrumptious! Buttery graham cracker crust topped with a smooth, creamy, and rich no-bake cheesecake filling and sweet seasonal fruit. You just can’t go wrong with this simple dessert.

Get the No Bake Bars from Scattered Thoughts of a Crafty Mom

Red White and Blueberry Yogurt Popsicles

Show your colors this summer with these healthy patriotic Red White and Blueberry Yogurt Popsicles! Kids of all ages love these berry-licious frozen treats on a hot day, so layer up a batch this Memorial Day or 4th of July!

Get the Yogurt Popsicles recipe from The View from the Great Island

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Red White and Blue Fruit Kabobs

Red, White and Blue Fruit Kabobs are surprisingly easy to make and are perfect for picnics and BBQ parties all summer long, from Memorial Day to a 4th of July cookout, right on through to Labor Day!

Get the kabobs recipe from Two Healthy Kitchens

Easy Patriotic Bark

This easy Patriotic Bark makes a great Red, White, and Blue themed dessert. Since it’s no-bake, it comes together in a flash. Eat it by itself or use it to decorate cakes or cupcakes! This is one of our family’s favorite kid friendly 4th of July desserts every year.

Get the easy patriotic bark recipe from What the Fork

4th of July No Bake Angel Food Cake

Using a store bought angel food cake, learn how to decorate it to wow your guests this Memorial Day or July 4th party.

Get the recipe from Make and Takes

Coconut Milk Ice Pops

With just one ingredient and sprinkles, these coconut popsicles are a healthy and refreshing summertime treat for the whole family and one of the easiest no bake 4th of July desserts.

Get the coconut milk ice pops recipe from Sustain My Cooking Habit

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Blueberry Strawberry Parfait

What better seasonal food to use for for a day of red, white and blue than berries! Layer strawberries, blueberries and a cream cheese whip into glasses for this simple recipe.

Get the blueberry strawberry parfait recipe from Art of Natural Living

Easy Patriotic Oreo

Looking for an easy red, white and blue dessert for your Memorial Day or 4th of July BBQ, picnic, or potluck? Then you have to try this simple chocolate-dipped Patriotic Oreos recipe! 

Get the patriotic Oreos recipe from Suburban Simplicity

4th of July Pound Cake Strips

Just 3 ingredients and no baking required, these are the ideal patriotic bite sized dessert for your next 4th of July party or Memorial Day BBQ.

Get the Pound Cake Strips recipe from Aleka’s Get Together

Patriotic Icebox Cake

Patriotic Icebox Cake is a patriotic-themed no-bake cake with layers of graham crackers, pudding, Cool Whip and fresh fruit topping. The perfect dessert for Independence Day or a backyard barbecue.

Get the Patriotic Icebox Cake recipe from Bitz & Giggles

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Red, White and Blue Jello Cup

Looking for an easy dessert? These red, white, and blue Jello cups are super easy to make and will please kids and adults.

Get the Jello Cups recipe from Simple Living Recipes

Red White and Blue Oreo Pops

These Oreo pops are so easy to make and are a pretty festive no bake recipe for any patriotic holiday.

Get the Oreo Pops recipe from Organized Island

Air Fryer 4th of July Cookies

Yes, you CAN make cookies in the air fryer! These chocolate cake cookies with red, white and blue m&m candies is what you need to make your next Fourth of July backyard party fun for the kids.

Get the Air Fryer 4th of July Cookies recipe from Air Fryer Yum

Firecracker Cupcakes

These firecracker cupcakes have fun red, white, and blue firework cupcake toppers made of paper straws and candy, meaning they are ABSOLUTELY kid-approved.

Get the Firecracker Cupcakes recipe from Crayons and Cravings

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Which of these kid friendly 4th of July desserts is your favorite?? Let us know in the comments, and be sure to share this post to help inspire other families this holiday, too.

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