Check out some 4th of July family activities for great ways to celebrate together!
Are you looking for 4th of July family activities? I have put together a list of some of our favorites for you to enjoy! This holiday is always a lot of fun as the weather is usually lovely and family and friends are together! We usually keep things pretty simple for this holiday and love to spend some time outdoors.
If you are looking for some fun kid-approved activities, check these seven ideas out!
4th of July Family Activities
Have a scavenger hunt.
We love scavenger hunts and this one is all about red, white, and blue! It is a great way to have fun as a family in your neighborhood. Download the printable here.
Make graham cracker flags.
This snack is always a hit with my kids and they ask to make it every year. You only need a few ingredients and it provides an activity plus a snack! Learn how to make the graham cracker flags.
Do a craft together.
A simple craft like the paper plate flags is a great way to bring your family together to celebrate.
Watch fireworks together.
Fireworks are always a lot of fun! If your child is nervous about them, consider using earplugs and talking about what to expect ahead of time.
Create red, white, and blue tie-dye shirts.
Making tie-dye shirts is always fun! This year, we are making red, white, and blue shirts for the 4th! This is a fun way to get creative and patriotic.
Make patriotic decor.
I love Coffee, Pancakes, and Dreams idea for a simple centerpiece to bring in the red, white, and blue.
Make a special dessert.
These chocolate peanut butter saltine cracker toffee bars are the perfect dessert for the 4th of July!
Photo credit: The American Patriette
Have fun with these ideas for your family this year!
If you are looking for more fun ideas plus family connection time, check out the July Family Guide as it contains conversation cards, fun activities, and more! Remember to download the scavenger hunt here!
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