Simply Chic Fourth of July Entertaining Ideas
Red, White and Blue Refreshments
Sun Supplies Station
"Popsicles for splinters. If a child has a splinter they can numb it with the popsicle. It tints the splinter so it shows up better, then [a] parent can gently remove it with a [set of] tweezers." -Facebook fan Dawn Marie Bowers Chentfant
Get the recipe: Red, White and Blue Berry Pops for the 4th of July
Flameless Party Crackers
Kids and adults alike will love playing with party crackers filled with their favorite treats. Make your own using toilet paper tubes, glue and crepe paper.
Get the instructions: How to Make Flameless Party Crackers
Outdoor Ring Toss Game
Give your guests something interactive and enjoyable to do. Set up a DIY ring toss game, and give a prize for the winner to take home with them.
Get the instructions: How to Make a Ring-Toss Game
Fireworks for Guests
Festive Cake Sparklers
Ombre Party Linens
Give your plain white placemats and napkins a modern and patriotic update. Dip-dye using red- and blue-colored dye for a stylish look that can be used all summer long.
Get the instructions: How to Make Ombre Table Linens
Festive Dessert Basket
Easily serve your dessert outdoors in a simple basket decorated for the Fourth. Place floral foam in the basket to serve sweets on sticks, which can double as a table centerpiece.
Get the recipe: Pie Pops Recipe