Looking for some unique patriotic outdoor decorations for the 4th of July? This list is full of ideas to dress up your home for those summer barbecues. Get ready for a red, white, and blue overload!
I’ve put together some cool options for any style or budget. This collection of outdoor decorations includes inflatables, lights, signs, banners, and lawn decorations so that you can get as patriotic as your heart desires!
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Patriotic Outdoor Decorations: Inflatables
These patriotic inflatables make excellent outdoor decorations because they are simple to set up, and they make a big statement! Plus, most of these have LED lights inside so that you can admire the inflatables even when it’s dark outside.
I haven’t met a child who doesn’t love these. If you’re having guests over for an Independence Day barbecue or just want to brighten up the neighborhood, these inflatables are a good investment.
Featured Inflatable: Dino & Rocket
This one’s my favorite! Do you love dinosaurs? Do you love America? Combine these loves in a show of whimsical patriotism that will delight children and adults alike!
Anyone who passes by will have to take a second look at this fun, unique inflatable. It’s such an adorable addition to any home and it’ll make for a lovely talking point at your 4th of July barbecue!
Patriotic Peace Sign
V is for victory! or is this a peace sign? Either way, this is one of the more unique Independence Day inflatables I have come across and it just looks so fun! It’s sure to be a hit with the neighborhood.
I “Heart” USA
This is the perfect way to say I “heart” America! Eagle? Check. Stars and stripes? Check. USA? Check. Giant heart? Check. This display of patriotism checks all the boxes and is a pretty badass tribute to America.
Hop on the patriotism train and show everyone you’re proud to be an American! This red, white, and blue train is a whimsical treat for the eyes that everyone is sure to love.
Cute, cuddly, and patriotic! This stars and stripes bear makes a lovely addition to your front or back yard. It’s perfect for Independence Day celebrations since it’s so friendly.
Wouldn’t it be cool to welcome your 4th of July barbecue guests under this archway? It’s such a welcoming and uncommon sight that your guests will be absolutely wowed!
Stars and Stripes Eagle
Giant patriotic eagle to the rescue! This inflatable makes a pretty cool statement that screams (or screeches?): Americaaa! The red, white, and blue wings are just impressive.
The Statue of Liberty has never looked more cuddly! This tribute is the perfect decoration for any lawn that loves to celebrate America. The sweet expression and lit torch create a warm and inviting vibe.
Uncle Sam Pup
This patriotic pup is so cute that you’re going to have to keep an eye on the kids so they don’t try to ride it! You’ll probably be tempted to keep this on your lawn all summer because it’s that adorable.
Uncle Sam Gnomes
I didn’t know patriotic gnomes were a thing, but I’ve been seeing them everywhere. They’re actually really cute and this set is extra adorable with an American flag star between them.
Use this inflatable to teach the kids a little about Benjamin Franklin and American history! He looks friendly and fun, wearing his spectacles and holding an American flag kite.
Patriotic Outdoor Decorations: Lights
When I think of Independence Day celebrations I picture a warm summer day barbecue, culminating in a nighttime display of fireworks. These decorations bring some red, white, and blue magic to brighten up your summer nights.
Featured Light: 4th of July Projector
If you want a quick and simple decoration that will decorate your entire home, this projector is it. Not only will you get an awesome 4th of July setting with red, white, and blue fireworks, but it also brings settings for several other holidays. This may be the only decoration you’ll ever need!
LED American Flag
An American flag is a must-have for Independence Day. This one is special because the stars and stripes are made up of lights! This flag looks gorgeous and bright.
Star String Lights
Check out this beautiful 100 feet of red, white, and blue stars that can transform your home into a lovely space to celebrate 4th of July, but feel free to keep them up longer!
Half Fan Flag Lights
This set of lights makes the 4th of July bunting tradition shine bright. It’s embellished with stars and spans 4 feet wide, making it a beautiful decoration choice. If you buy multiple you can easily transform any open space.
These stars are a delicate decoration option that provides an understated but effective patriotic vibe. These are actually indoor decorations, but they’re best enjoyed from the outside if you place them at your window.
These unique filament lights are intended to resemble fireworks exploding in the sky. They are not exactly red, white, and blue, but they do capture the magic of dazzling lights in the sky and you can use them all year.
Patriotic Fairy Lights
These darling little fairy lights will look so sweet wrapped around a tree or strung along your home. They are waterproof and have 8 different settings so you can create the right 4th of July mood.
This rope light is so cool because it has alternating color sections: red, white, and blue. It can quickly transform any space and is 50ft long so you get a perfect, illuminated effect without much hassle since it wraps easily.
4th of July Rain Lights
It’s raining red, white, and blue! Light up your trees with these beautiful rain lights that create a unique, dangling effect. One set includes 8 dangling tubes, so you can use it as a garland or buy multiple to cover larger areas.
Patriotic Outdoor Decorations: Signs & More
Decorating with signs provides so much variety! You can choose from many different options, and because they are usually made of inexpensive materials you can decorate your home without spending too much. Check out these cool options for your lawn, door, fence, etc.
Featured Lawn Decor: Patriotic Pinwheels
You can decorate your lawn with a bunch of pinwheels, then wait for a good breeze to watch them twirl! Based on the reviews, it may take a long time to put all 50 of them together yourself, so gather up the kids or some crafty friends and have a pinwheel party!
What’s more patriotic than lining your lawn with red, white, and blue stars? These durable stars are made of corrugated plastic and come in a pack of 15.
These hanging banners are an elegant way to display your 4th of July spirit. one says “Let Freedom Ring” and the other says “4th of July.” Even if you don’t put up other decorations, this pair of banners are enough for any porch.
These are so fun to watch in the blowing wind! This pair of windsocks are a whimsical ode to the American flag. They are 70 inches long and each comes with a clip, making it easy to hang up and enjoy.
Flag bunting is a classic Independence Day decoration. If you are aiming for a traditional look, this is the way to go. This set brings 5 pleated fan flags, making it easy to cover a good-sized area.
These joyous celebration banners are perfect for a 4th of July party. The fireworks and rockets are super festive and nice to look at. Plus, this set brings two 6ft banners that you can use to easily decorate your yard.
This is a lovely, unique way to decorate for Independence Day. It is simple and elegant, and it has a vintage charm. This flag scarf is 30 feet long, so it can cover a large area.
4th of July Banner
At 20 feet long, this large banner is a perfect decoration to cover a fence or wall. It has a very American aesthetic and is bound to be appreciated by your neighbors.
If you want a festive sign that proclaims your love for your country, this is the one. It features a vintage red truck stuffed full of patriotic decorations like balloons and flags.
This garden sign is super simple and understated. The flag wreath design is lovely. It’s perfect for Independence Day, but it is also perfect as a small, patriotic welcome sign to have on display the entire year.
Patriotic Door Sign
This welcome sign is great for your door because it’s not only welcoming, but the blue truck full of rockets brings excitement for the 4th of July quickly to mind.
A patriotic wreath is a lovely tradition. At about $20, this wreath is an excellent value and will save you the time of having to make your own. Plus, the colorful hydrangeas look great!
Did you find your perfect patriotic outdoor decoration? If not, see if you can get some inspiration from this list. Click on one of the items to see it on Amazon and view similar decorations. Good luck with your decorating, and happy 4th of July!
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