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Category: 4th of July

Fourth of July Party Ideas

Published July 01, 2015        by Matt

shutterstock 33336229 150x150 Fourth of July Party Ideas Summer Time, Party Time! It's hot out, you're feeling festive; what could be more fun than throwing a July 4th party? It's summer, everyone's in a party mood and usually, there's time off from work for people to relax a little longer and enjoy themselves. Make your party the best ever with these exceptionally festive Fourth of July party ideas. Image courtesy of Rubbermaid Products on Flickr Party Colors Go Crazy Choose a color scheme for all your decor and food. The logical choice is red, white, and blue for the celebration of America's flag, but you're not limited to this palate. Go with just red or just baby blue if you like. You can even go purple, yellow, and green to emulate fireworks. Go wild and make it festive, most likely everyone will wear Read more

4th of July Party Food Ideas

Published June 24, 2015        by Matt

shutterstock 101656426 small 150x150 4th of July Party Food Ideas Getting Festive With It If you're searching for a fun party food to bring as a Fourth of July gift, be a great guest and show up with something delicious. Here are some ideas on what you can bring that will look festive and be gobbled up by happy party goers. Think fresh and sun-friendly. Since Fourth of July parties usually end up outside under the hot July sun, make sure your dish is not based in mayo or any other ingredient that could spoil easily. You want to bring something that will be fresh and won't wilt or melt before it's served. Show up with your dish in a pretty bowl with ice under it if it's perishable. At least that way you can stretch the life of it on the table. Red, White & Blue Fruit Salad Why not consider bringing a red, white, and blue fruit Read more

Fourth of July Party Themes

Published June 18, 2014        by Rae Ann

shutterstock 145874840 1000 150x150 Fourth of July Party ThemesFourth of July comes at the perfect time; we need a holiday to get us through until Thanksgiving!  While we celebrate our independence, we also use the 4th as a time to have parties, get together with friends and family, and break in the new grill.  Here are some fun Fourth of July party themes to consider before your big bash. Stars and Stripes.  The centerpiece of any July 4th party is the flag, and you can proudly display your stars and stripes in other ways. You can find stars and stripes pennants, decorations, candle holders, window clings, plastic tablecloths, paper plates, and balloons. If you don’t want to buy them, make your own. Buy white balloons and draw (or delegate this to your children) blue and red stars. Yes, it’s a bit backwards, but your color theme is right Read more

Summer Pool or Beach Party Ideas

Published September 22, 2011        by Nicole

shutterstock 115419814 2 150x150 Summer Pool or Beach Party Ideas When you have a birthday girl or boy with a summer birthday, you have a ready-made party! Summer lends itself to casual parties and you don’t have to do much to make it festive. The pool is always a fun place to host a party. Or have a party on the sand at the local beach. Your job is just to get the food and drinks there. The rest will take care of itself. A beautiful backdrop like the ocean or a poolside deck is perfect for a party. If you’re at home by the pool, all you really need to do is bring out sandwiches, coolers full of icy cold drinks, some chips and dip, and watermelon. When the time comes, bring out a birthday cookie cake and sing Happy Birthday. Make it ultra casual so everyone feels they can just lounge around. Bring a stereo outside so you can play dance music and have Read more

Where did Fireworks on Independence Day Start?

Published July 01, 2011        by Sarah

shutterstock 141669865 1000 150x150 Where did Fireworks on Independence Day Start? Independence Day, celebrated in July 4th in America, is a day of festivity like no other. Americans honor their status as an independent nation. Although today England is a friendly country to Americans and vice versa, it wasn’t always so. There used to be a great rivalry between the colonies and their mother country, England. In 1776, America signed the now famous document, the Declaration of Independence, to assert their separate status from the British monarchy. And the rest is history. The actual document was signed on July 4, 1776 by Thomas Jefferson, John Hancock, and a host of men who would later go on to become some of the most powerful and highest ranking officials in the United States government. Tradition has it that the fireworks we enjoy today on the Fourth of July Read more