Along with the fun summer months comes the dreaded summer heat as well. Depending on where you live and the time of day, the heat can be a real scorcher! And summer heat is just one of those heats that can just feel so heavy, sticky and humid…You know the heat I’m talking about, right? Your hair is out of control because of the humidity, and your clothes almost just feel damp all the time because you can’t stay cool. And to be truthful, typically the 4th of July holiday is one the hottest times of the year! DIY popsicles are the perfect way for me to cool down in the summer.


Fireworks and hot weather tend to go hand-in-hand for sure. This year, you can beat that 4th of July heat! Popsicles are one of the best ways to cool down your mouth, and your body temperature super fast! With these DIY popsicles for the 4th of July, they will cool you down in a hurry!

15 DIY Popsicles Perfect For The 4th of July

1. Homemade Lemon Cheesecake Popsicles

If you love all things lemon and cheesecake, these Creamy Lemon Cheesecake Pops have to be a MUST on your homemade popsicle plans. They’ll taste like dessert, and coolness all in one satisfying bite! An extra bonus? They are super healthy as well so it’s possible to feel like you’re eating cheesecake without the guilt!


2. Make this Strawberry Mango Ice Pop Recipe

Looking for a bit of sweet, but with no extra added sugar? These Strawberry Mango popsicles are perfect! And the best part? They are literally only two ingredients. Talk about simple and fast!

3. Gummy Bear Popsicle Recipe I Can’t Resist…

Talk about a popsicle that your little ones will love making as much as you do! These Gummy Bear popsicles are not only simple but adorable as well.

4. Homemade Chocolate and Banana Fudgesicles that are Dairy Free

Two flavors that are meant to be? You be the judge with these Chocolate and Banana Dairy-Free Fudgesicles. The flavor combo so delicious that you may need to freeze an extra batch or two!

5. Mmmmm…Watermelon Pops!

Watermelon is typically the flavor that screams summer so why not whip up a watch of these Watermelon and Lime popsicles. They taste amazing and your taste buds will most likely agree with you as well.

July Popsicles - Galaxy Popsicles- Hungry Happenings

6. Homemade Galaxy Popsicle Recipe

When I say that these popsicles are “out of this world”, you better believe it! Berry Cheesecake Galaxy popsicles will be all the rave this summer after your children and their friends not only see them but try them. They’re almost too pretty to eat! Almost…

7. Pokemon Pops You Can Make at Home

Have a themed Pokemon birthday party coming up this 4th of July? Or maybe you just love all things Pokemon! Whatever your choice, consider adding these Pokemon Pikachu Pops to your menu! Pokemon lovers will get a kick out of these fun and inventive ice pops!

8. Summer Birthday Cake Popsicles Recipe

Banana Coconut Milk Funfetti Popsicles are a great alternative to a summer birthday cake. They are packed full of flavor, and don’t forget the sprinkles!

4th of July Popsicles- Oreo Pudding Pops - Cincy Shopper

Cool Down With These DIY Popsicles

9. Oreo Pudding Pops Recipe

No one, and I mean no one, can deny their love of all things Oreos. And when you taste one bite of these Easy Oreo Pudding Pops you’ll have a new summer favorite treat to share with all your friends.

10. Cereal Popsicles Recipe!

Popsicles for breakfast? Hey, it’s summertime…so, why not? Give your little one the best surprise ever by giving them this Cereal Milk Ice Cream Popsicle the next time that they ask for breakfast.

11. Homemade Spicy Pineapple Popsicles are Delicious!

Looking for a popsicle that gives that sweet and spicy combination that is out of this world? These Spicy Pineapple Popsicles are a must try!

4th of July Popsicles - Cherry Cheesecake Greek Yogurt Pops- Flavor the Moments
Cherry Cheesecake Greek Yogurt Pops from Flavor the Moments

12. Yogurt Pops Recipe

Craving cherry cheesecake, but needing something a bit lighter? Welcome to your life the best alternative ever – Cherry Cheesecake Greek Yogurt Pops.

13. Strawberry Popsicles Recipe that is Sugar Free

Love the sweetness of popsicles but need to limit that sugar? Make certain to check out these Sugar-Free Strawberry Popsicles to see if they may be just what you are looking for!

14. Let’s Make Soda Pops!

Want your soda and popsicle all in one? Your wish is my command with these awesome Root Beer Float Popsicles.

15. Make a Summer Favorite Popsicle

Nothing screams summer louder to me than the combination of the two flavors of lemon and blueberry. One taste of these Lemon Popsicles with Blueberry and I think you’ll agree.  Try these cute dinosaur popsicle molds.

16. Quirky Candy Popsicles Recipe

We love these candy popsicles that you can easily make with one ingredient and…candy!  Kids go crazy over these and we think they look like art.

homemade popsicles

It’s hard to imagine enjoying summer without popsicles. Think about your time growing up as a child and sitting outside with a popsicle in hand. Not only are these recipes super delicious, they are easy as well. Beat the summer 4th of July heat with these awesome DIY 4th of July Popsicles!

More Summer Fun

You Might Also Like

Leave a comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *