The patriotic season is almost upon us! With Memorial Day and the Fourth of July just around the corner, you are probably starting to make your plans. If you are hosting a party or just want a fun festive way to enjoy these patriotic holidays, mixing up a fun drink can be the perfect solution! These drinks are all red, whit, and blue which makes them perfect for these holiday.! They don’t take a ton of work, and you’ll have a festive drink to enjoy for any reason to celebrate America on Independence Day. Here are some red, white and blue drink ideas.
Patriotic Red, White and Blue Drink Ideas
There is a mix of patriotic cocktails, drinks for a crowd and kid-friendly non-alcoholic mocktails.
Let’s start with the family-friendly drinks, though of course you can always add a splash of your favorite liquor to one of these and turn it into a cocktail. Scroll down for the alcoholic cocktails.
Virgin, Non-Alcoholic, Red, White and Blue Mocktails
by Aspiring Winos
This gorgeous layered drink is perfect for hot sunny days, because it uses gatorade (yes!), mountain dew and even sneaks veggies in with an unexpected red. The weights of the different beverages make the colors pop.
Related: Red White & Blue Rose Wine Spritz
Big Bears Wife
When it comes to a celebration, you don’t want to make single glasses. This punch bowl is perfect for large groups and BBQs.
Patriotic Jello Shots
Add some fruity flavors to your after-BBQ shots with these red, white and blue Jello shooters that are perfect for serving while the fireworks fly this Fourth of July!
Patriotic Frozen Drink
Saving Dollars and Sense
When it’s the dog days of summer, you don’t want something that isn’t cold. This frozen drink is perfect for sitting outside in the hot sun.
Frozen Bomb Pop Cooler
Bitz n Giggles
Kids love popsicles, but let’s be honest, they usually make a mess with them. This frozen bomb drink is the perfect way to keep the mess in the glass.
Kid Friendly Patriotic Punch
What I love the most about this patriotic punch is the stars. They are a super cute idea and kids will absolutely love them. Plus, they can eat them when the drink is gone.
Patriotic Italian Sodas
A Night Owl Blog
It takes a little bit of science to get a drink to have three different colors. Instead of stressing yourself with making it work perfectly, you can just make red, white, and blue Italian sodas.
Red White & Blue Rose Wine Spritzer
The balanced and fruity flavor of this refreshing wine spritzer can easily be transformed into a mocktail version with the exclusion of rose wine. If you choose to add it in, you’ll enjoy a laid-back cocktail that’s easy to whip up ahead of time!
Fourth of July Milkshakes
Pint Sized Baker
I scream we all scream for ice cream! A milk shake is just a drinkable ice cream. Kids love it, and so will adults. This will be a big hit at any party.
A Mom’s Take
Looking for a healthier twist? Made with yogurt and fruit, this is a sweet drink kids will love, and parents will approve of. You can’t go wrong with a smoothie.
Alcohol-Free Jello Shooters
Have you ever made Jello shots for the adults and the kids are all sad wondering why they can’t have Jello, too? Well, if you plan on having Jello shots for the adults, make these alcohol free ones for the kids.
Independence Italian Cream Sodas
Butter with a Side of Bread
The ingredients in this recipe naturally separate into different colors. So, you won’t have to worry about getting the science just right with this drink.
Patriotic Layered Drink
Plum Crazy About Coupons
This drinks are super cute and refreshing. The cool thing is the white ice cubes almost look like stars in the drink. It may be more fun to use crushed ice.
Red, White, and Blue Drink
With just three simple ingredients, you can whip these patriotic drinks in a jiffy. It is a favorite among children and adults alike.
Red White and Blue Lemonade
Hezzi-D’s Books and Cooks
Lemonade is both delicious and refreshing. With strawberries, blueberries, and sparkling water, you can transform a generic lemonade into a patriotic one.
Patriotic Nonalcoholic Cocktail
Made with cranberry Apple juice, this drink is delicious and juicy. It’s made with only 4 simple ingredients but is super festive.
Red White and Blue Slushies
Small Town Woman
Whenever you go to the gas station, the kids are always begging for slashes. So, instead of paying an arm and a leg, you can make your own. The kids are happy and hydrated.
Alcoholic Red, White & Blue Drink Recipe Ideas
While you can certainly add a splash to any of the preceeding drinks, these ones are designed with adults in mind.
Red White and Blue Slushy Cocktail
Sugar Spice and Glitter
Of course, adults like slashes too! So, while you make a slushy for the kids, you can make this delicious red, white, and blue slushy for the adults. Just make sure to label them.
Red White and Berry Slushy
Daily Dish Recipes
Here’s another slushy, but this one is made with a 16 ounce can of Smirnoff ICE red, white, and berry. It’s delicious and sure to get everyone in a good mood.
Layered Red, White & Berry Lemonade
Daily Dish Recipes
Made with raspberries, lemonade, and Smirnoff ICE Red, White, and berry, this drink is full of fruity refreshing flavors. It is sure to be a crowd pleaser.
Fourth of July Cocktail
Mix That Drink
How cool does this layered cocktail look? This cocktail is a blend of pomegranate and orange making it fruity, but not too sweet. So, this is a cocktail that will please all your guests.
Red White and Blue Jello Shots
Princess Pinky Girl
If you are making these along with the kid ones, be sure you keep them labeled. Everyone loves Jello shots, but you don’t want someone getting the wrong one.
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