22 Kid-Friendly Drinks for Your 4th of July Party

These mocktails will be a total hit at your barbecue.

4th of July drinks
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As you're sipping on your 4th of July cocktail, whip up one of these kid-friendly drink recipes so everyone can have a red, white, and blue beverage. They'll pair perfectly with all the dishes at your holiday barbecue!

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4th of july drinks lemonade
David Tsay
Old-Fashioned Lemonade

Fill this sweet and tangy lemonade with fresh berries to make it festive for the Fourth.

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4th of july drinks slushie
Some of This and That
Red and Blue Slushie

Homemade slushies can last longer in the summer heat if you mix them with JELL-O before freezing, like the instructions for this multi-flavored treat suggest.

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Mom Endeavors
Kid-Friendly Patriotic Punch

A Twizzler straw makes for a sweet treat after your kids have guzzled this punch.

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4th of july drinks ice cubes
Momtastic
Red, White, and Blue Fruit Ice Cubes

Add these cubes of blueberries, raspberries, and pomegranate seeds to any drink for instant flavor.

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4th of july drinks layered
In Katrina's Kitchen
July 4th Layered Drinks

The secret to keeping the layers on this red, white, and blue beverage? Put the drink with highest sugar content on the bottom.

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4th of july drinks milkshake
Pint Sized Baker
4th of July Milkshakes

These easy vanilla shakes will cool everyone down during your barbecue.

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4th of july drinks ocean water
Baking Beauty
Ocean Water

Craving Sonic's famous drink? Now you can mix up your own for the 4th of July.

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Courtesy of Wishes and Dishes
Blue Piña Colada Party Punch

This virgin piña colada concoction makes a great punch drink for guests of all ages.

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Courtesy of This Worthey Life
Captain America Mocktail

Be the superhero at your next barbecue by creating these red, white, and blue swirly drinks.

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Courtesy of Passions for Savings
Red, White, and Blue Sparkling Juice

Freeze ice cubes made from white grape juice for an even sweeter Fourth of July drink.

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Courtesy of Kitchen McCabe
Frozen Blackberry Basil Lemonade

Made with plump blackberries and fresh basil syrup, this frozen take on lemonade is about to be your new favorite summer drink.

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Courtesy of PBS
Strawberry Lemonade

Strawberries and lemonade are a classic combination! Serve this fruity drink in Mason jars for extra country goodness.

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Courtesy of Damn Delicious
Watermelon Slush

Blend together watermelon, sugar and ice for this refreshing drink. Just look at how pretty it is.

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Courtesy of Sweet C's
Patriotic Punch

This punch is perfect for your backyard barbecue. For an extra festive touch, cut star shapes out of fresh apples.

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Edible Perspective
Grilled Cherry Milkshake

Frozen coconut milk, vanilla extract and cherries create this thick and creamy, healthy treat.

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Courtesy of Thirsty For Tea
American Sparkling Soda

Tea time just got a whole lot more refreshing. This drink mixes sparkling water, flower tea, a touch of sugar and fresh fruit for a must-try summer beverage.

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Courtesy of Sally's Baking Addiction
Honey Sweetened Strawberry Lemonade

This four-ingredient lemonade is naturally sweetened and full of flavor.

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Courtesy of Mel's Kitchen
Lava Flow Drink

Tropical flavors of cream of coconut and pineapple juice combine beautifully in this deliciously creamy concoction.

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Courtesy of Recipe For Perfection
Red and Blue Sparkler

In just 10 minutes, this berry delight will be all yours to drink up.

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Courtesy of What's Cooking Love
Watermelon Peach Spritzer

Crisp and peachy, you'll definitely cool off with this one.

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Courtesy of Natasha's Kitchen
Raspberry Sherbet Party Punch

This irresistible drink is a guaranteed hit. Garnished with fresh fruit, its vibrant colors make it almost too pretty to drink.

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Courtesy of Katrina's Kitchen
Triple Berry Frozen Smoothie

There's no better way to celebrate America than with a red, white and blue super smoothie.

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