8 Ridiculously Easy and Festive Labor Day Recipes

It’s the unofficial end of summer—so let’s get festive!

August 31, 2018
By: Amanda Mushro

Watermelon, Feta, and Blueberry Salad- This red, white, blue salad is simple to make, tastes delicious, and is perfectly festive.

Marshmallow Pops- Sweet and colorful, these marshmallow pops will be a kid and adult favorite.

Festive Cones- With a little white cholate and sprinkles, you can create red, white, and blue dipped cones that will be the best part of a Labor Day ice cream cone.

Ice Cream Toppers- If your cone is festive, your ice cream needs the same treatment. With these ice cream toppers, guests can give their ice cream a yummy red, white, and blue spin.

Red, White, and Blue Sangria- Cool, refreshing, and easy to make. This sangria will be the hit cocktail at your Labor Day BBQ.

Photo by: Two Peas and a Pod

Two Peas and a Pod

Blueberry, Strawberry & Jicama Salsa- This salsa is the perfect appetizer for your Labor Day party, and you can adjust the level of heat based on your guests taste.

Photo by: Happy Go Lucky Blog

Happy Go Lucky Blog

Veggie Platter- Veggies and dip is always a crowd pleaser at a party, but with a little extra planning, you can make a flag inspired display.

Photo by: Oh Sweet Basil

Oh Sweet Basil

Firework Pretzel Snaps- Sweet, salty, and ready in a few minutes, you might not have fireworks at your Labor Day party but these pretzel snaps will be just as impressive.

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