18 Delicious Patriotic 4th of July Side Dishes & Appetizers

Here are 18 4th of July side dishes & appetizers I know your family will love as much as mine does! We’ve got delicious red, white, and blue side dishes and patriotic appetizers that will fit right in with your 4th of July or Memorial Day picnic or BBQ!

If you’re looking for the perfect appetizer or a fourth of July side dish for your patriotic gathering this summer, look no further than this list!  We’ve got just about everything covered!

Expect delicious red, white, and blue side dishes and appetizers that will fit right in with your 4th of July or Memorial Day picnic or BBQ! Think of a beautiful potato salad, a pasta salad, fresh corn salad recipe, broccoli salad recipe, crispy bacon, fresh veggies, classic fried green tomatoes, delicious sour cream and baked beans to die for. Plus more!

We love the 4th of July in our home! Enjoy the summer weather with your families and friends, along with these 4th of July side dishes!

These patriotic appetizers and side dishes go right along with our 200 patriotic party ideas!

Patriotic Appetizers & 4th of July Side Dishes

It’s easy to make this red, white, and blue fruit salad in a large bowl, but serving it in individual, smaller portions is just so doggone charming. It doesn’t take any more work to make individual fruit desserts, so why not go for charming?

This Red, White, and Blue Fruit Salad is a simple yet charming dessert for your 4th of July celebration. It showcases the vibrant colors of fresh berries, such as strawberries, blueberries, and raspberries, along with creamy whipped topping or yogurt. You can layer the fruits and topping in individual glasses or small dessert cups to create an elegant presentation. The combination of sweet and tangy flavors creates a light and refreshing dessert that will satisfy your sweet tooth without weighing you down.


In conclusion, these 18 patriotic 4th of July side dishes and appetizers are sure to impress your family and friends at your summer gatherings. From colorful fruit kabobs and refreshing salads to indulgent desserts, there’s something for everyone to enjoy. So fire up the grill, gather your loved ones, and celebrate the 4th of July with these delicious and festive dishes!

Check out our other patriotic 4th of July blog posts! You may also like these fun 4th of July kids books.

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