The Fourth of July is quickly approaching, and you know what that means: it’s time to get in the patriotic spirit. The Fourth of July is a time to hang out with your friends and family, cook burgers, and play in the pool. And let’s not forget about the red, white, and blue desserts, of course. But as exciting as the Fourth of July is, sometimes it is just hard to get yourself in the patriotic spirit. While you can celebrate America all year long, there is only one day a year for the official celebration. So you want to make the most of it. Fourth of July will be here before you know it, so check out these 6 ways to get into the patriotic spirit:
Plan a Fourth of July Party
Nothing gets you more excited for a holiday than a much-anticipated party. A Fourth of July outdoor party is an absolute necessity, so why not throw the party yourself this year? All the planning and preparation is bound to get you excited. To throw a good Fourth of July party, you want to go above and beyond. That means party invitations, extravagant decor, and lots of yummy snacks.
Wear Red, White, and Blue
The best way to get into the patriotic spirit is simply by wearing red, white, and blue. Nothing says America more than sportings the national colors! Treat yourself to some funny patriotic shirts to get yourself excited for the celebrations. If you’re throwing a party, make it mandatory that all guests have to wear red, white and blue clothing.
Put Up the American Flag
An easy way to show your American pride is to put up the American flag outside of your house. That way, every time you come home you will see the flag and be reminded of our country’s history. Is there a better way to get you in the patriotic spirit than that?
Bake Festive Treats
There are so many delicious red, white, and blue desserts you can bake to get yourself excited for the Fourth of July. You can make red, white, and blue cheesecake stuffed strawberries, a firecracker milkshake, or a Fourth of July flag cake. The options are endless, just be creative with it! And make sure you have some festive plates to serve the desserts on.
Decorate Your House
Who said you can’t decorate your whole house for the Fourth of July? If you ask me, any holiday is an occasion to deck your house out in the best decorations. Plus, coming home to an American flag themed house will definitely get you in the patriotic spirit. There are tons of patriotic decorations to choose from, like yard signs, patriotic bows, and wall decorations.
Go on a Road Trip
Not only is a road trip a fun vacation, it is also a good way to remind yourself of all that our country has to offer. There’s no better way to get you in the patriotic spirit than seeing the country for yourself! Make a plan to go on a road trip with some friends this summer and you’re bound to get in the patriotic spirit.
The Fourth of July only comes once a year, so you want to celebrate it right. That means throwing a fun party with all your friends and family, wearing festive clothing, baking yummy desserts, and decorating your house with American flags galore. The Fourth of July will be here sooner than you realize, so follow these simple tips to get yourself in the patriotic spirit today!