DIY: Top 5 Fourth of July Decorations

Make this year’s 4th of July party one to remember with these easy and creative Do-It-Yourself decorations and party favors!

Patriotic Star & Stripes Sign

Bold and beautiful, this patriotic sign may be used as a decorative piece long after 4th of July.

Stars and Stripes Sign- Archadeck of Chicagoland

4th of July Jar Candle

Quick and easy, this fun craft is perfect for all ages.  Place around the edges of your deck or patio to create a soft glow for your nighttime lighting.

4th of July Jar Candle - Archadeck of Chicagoland

Fabulous Faux Firecrackers

Festive center pieces your guests will love!

Fabulous Faux Firecrackers - Archadeck of Chicagoland

Patriotic Party Favor Bags

Patriotic party favor bags your guests will be able to use time and again.

Patriotic Party Favor Bags- Archadeck of Chicagoland

4th of July Glow Stick Party Favors

Quick and easy party favors your guests can use during firework celebrations.

Glow Stick Party Favors- Archadeck of Chicagoland


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Top 4th of July Recipes

Top 4th July Recipes - Archadeck of Chicagoland

Find all the recipes you need for your 4th of July picnic right here!



Creamy Strawberries with the Blues

Sweet, creamy, and delicious bite-sized goodness.  Perfect for a 4th of July potluck!

Creamy Strawberries with the Blues

Firecracker Cakelettes

Pop Rocks are the secret to this explosively delicious recipe!


4th of July Strawberries

Colorful and festive finger food for your celebration!

Red Whit Blue Strawberries

Watermelon & Blueberry Salad

A healthy and refreshing dessert for a hot summer day.

Star Watermelon Blueberry Salad

Old Glory Cherry-Blueberry Pie

A festive take on the ever tasty cherry pie.

4th july cherry blueberry pie

Red, White & Blue Dessert 

Wow your guests with this exquisite dessert

Red Whit Blue Dessert

4th of July Fruit Kabobs

This healthy, refreshing dessert is quick and easy to put together!



Independence Punch

A unique and tasty twist on your average potluck punch.

Independence Punch

4th of July Raspberry Lemonade

Cold, refreshing, and delicious!

Raspberry Lemonade

Triple Berry Sangria

Kick your feet up and relax this 4th of July with a sweet Triple Berry Sangria!

Triple Berry Sangria


Grilled Sweet Potato Salad

Sweet and smoky flavors make up this delicious side dish.

Grilled Sweet Potato Recipe

Grilled Corn on the Cob

Tender and tasty, this dish is the perfect complement to your 4th of July dinner!

Grilled Corn on the Cob

BLT Pasta Salad

A light and fresh twist on the classic bacon, lettuce, and tomato sandwich

BLT Pasta Salad


Star Spangled Berry Pizza on the Grill

A delicious patriotic breakfast recipe.


Red, White & Blue Burgers

Celebratory, patriotic, and delicious.  How could these burgers not be a hit at your 4th of July picnic?


Grilled Chicken with Red & Blue(berry) Salsa

A fresh taste for your smoky grilled chicken!

Grilled Chicken with Red and Blue Salsa