4th of July is always so much fun! With all of the explosive decorations, amazing food and of course fun crafts you can do with the kids!
Celebrate your 4th of July this year with a massive blast of fun crafts, activities, delicious snacks and more! This year you can decorate your home, get festive with some kid friendly crafts for the family and celebrate the big day with some awesome explosive recipes. These 25 Fabulously Explosive 4th of July Crafts and Recipes for Kids are sure to tickle your fancy and meet all of your Patriotic crafting needs!
These red, white and blue painted blocks are beautiful and so much fun to make for you and the kids this 4th of July season!
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If you are looking for a fantastic firework craft to do with the kids this Toilet Paper Roll craft is absolutely amazing! So simple and cool for the kids to do alone or as a group activity.
Wreath projects are so much fun! This Patriotic Clothes Pin Wreath is no exception. Such a simple yet beautiful decor piece to show your festive spirit towards 4th of July.
Grab the kids and have them help you make this festive 4th of July banner for your 4th of July decor. Have a blast!
Yummy! This Red, White and Blue 4th of July No Bake Bark is made with everything designed to explode flavor into your mouth. Enjoy!
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What’s more traditional than making this festive Paper Chain craft with your kiddos to decorate your home? With this printable 4th of July Paper Chain your house will be gleaming with red, white and blue!
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If your local area doesn’t allow fireworks, don’t worry! You can make your own popping confetti launchers and watch your kids have loads of fun all day long!
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Here’s another fabulous 4th of July banner craft perfect for you and the kids to do together. These Plastic Cup Twirlers are so much fun. Just a few plastic cups, scissors and some twine and you are set to go!
If your family eats a lot of eggs save those big egg carton boxes! There are so many craft ideas to make with them such as this Egg Carton American Flag. It’s a fun art project for the kids to make on Memorial Day or the 4th of July!
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Make colorful fireworks that seem to burst off the page using cupcake liners for this easy Patriotic Craft for the Fourth of July, Memorial Day, or Flag Day. Kids can choose to use red, white, and blue, or any colorful selection of cupcake liners.
These 4th of July Fruit Kabobs are not only festive they are healthy and delicious as well!
These Fruit Rocket Skewers will just explode off your kiddos plates for sure! Delicious!
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Here’s a kids craft project that you can put in the scrapbook and keep for the ages. This Patriotic Hand Print craft is definitely a keepsake for all.
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These Firework Hot Dogs are the perfect kid friendly snack for your next 4th of July family party! They are sure to blast off the table!
Mason Jar projects are so much fun and make fantastic centerpieces for your home, your next party or bbq. Fill these Patriotic Mason Jars with plastic ware, flowers or whatever.
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Decorate your yard with these incredibly cool Lawn Stars. Turn your outdoor 4th of July decor from drab to fab!
This fun layered Red, White and Blue Punch is sure to be a hit at your Fourth of July bash and have your guests wondering how the heck you did it!
These Pretzel Bites are the perfect bite of sweet and salty goodness, while combining a Patriotic flare.
Looking for a way to add some spark to your Fourth of July festivities? This Firecracker Popcorn has just the right amount of sweet, salty and fizz to it! It’s a really fun — and easy — snack to serve!
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This is a fun and easy dessert idea for Memorial Day and the 4th of July! They can be whipped up ahead of time too! These Red, White and Blue Dipped Pretzels are perfect for your summer celebration!
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Add a little fun sensory play to your 4th of July crafting extravaganzas. This Star Spangled Slime activity is perfect for kiddos of all ages!
Fourth of July can be tough for little kids. They want to be excited about the holiday and participate, but they also get frightened by the fireworks. These Faux Paper Sparklers resembling a little firework, they are perfect for toddlers or small kids who want to enjoy the holiday but don’t want to get involved with the real deal.
Whip up a platter full of red, white, & blue Strawberry Cheesecake Bites for an easy 4th of July … or any time … treat.
Here is a fun craft activity for the kids to do for 4th of July, Memorial Day or just whenever. This Popsicle Stick Streamer is such a fun simple craft, it’s really perfect for kids of all ages.
Create a beautiful Patriotic Wind Sock with this fantastic up-cycle project fantastic for both you and the kids to enjoy together!
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