As the highly anticipated holiday nears, it’s once again time to start thinking about the setting you’ll celebrate in. If you plan to host a cookout or any kind of gathering this year, you’re going to need a patriotic display with some of the best Memorial Day decorations. Luckily, we have you covered with a few stylish recommendations to ensure you have the most festive setup for making long-lasting memories with your friends and family. The best part? All of these picks can double for the 4th of July. And come to think of it, many of the items—including blue-colored glass cups and a red, ’70s-inspired vase—can certainly work for whatever you’re throwing this warm weather season. You’ll find versatility at its finest, ahead!
1 Boho Vine Tablecloth
The easiest way to dress up a celebratory gathering is by breaking out a festive tablecloth. With detailed floral motifs, Veronica Beard has one that’ll impress all summer long.
2 Patriotic Stars & Stripes Straws
Featuring stars and stripes, these reusable plastic straws are sure to be a hit. They come in packs of 12 and can even double as party favors.
3 Midnight Sky Pitcher
Serve anything from homemade lemonade to your go-to alcoholic beverage in Ralph Lauren’s black-and-white pitcher that’s covered in stars.
4 Seersucker Cloth Table Napkins (Set of 4)
Whether you go for the red and white or navy and white stripes, these napkins will easily enhance your tablescape. They’re available as a set of four dinner napkins or four cocktail napkins.
5Alma Blue Double Old-Fashioned Glass
No matter what you’re serving, any drink will look prettier in a deep blue glass inspired by Paris flea market finds.
6 Tag Along Too Cooler
Bring a retro touch to your party with Igloo’s stylish and affordable cooler. It holds up to 14 cans and comes with an adjustable strap for easy, hands-free transportation.
7 Medium Pompidou Vase
Place a few of your favorite blooms—whether it’s white tulips or blue hydrangeas—in a dreamy Jonathan Adler vase for an eye-catching centerpiece.
8 USA American Flag Skinny Sleeves
Keep drinks in slim cans cool (and your hands dry) with these patriotic neoprene koozies.
9 Twisty Taper Candles, Set of 3
Mix a few soft blue taper candles with basic red and white ones for the ultimate display.
These hanging paper stars in red, blue, and silver can easily work as a wall decoration or be hung on a door or even in a doorway.
11Patriotic Hanging Paper Fans
This set of paper fans in a variety of patterns look great clustered together, but you can hang them up any way you’d like.
12Patriotic Balloon Garland
These silver foil letter balloons spell out USA. As a bonus, you can order with a peace sign balloon, too!
13Red White & Blue Bunting
A simple, straightforward bunting looks patriotic on your porch, and you can totally leave it up all summer.
14Air Blown USA Peace Hand Inflatable
Your backyard decor is simply not complete without a patriotic-themed inflatable peace sign.
15 Red White & Blue Star String Lights
Shimmering colored string lights add some extra ambiance as your barbecue goes from day to night.
16 4th of July Independence Day Table Runner
No patriotic tablescape or barbecue spread is complete without an on-theme table runner, like a red and white striped option from Etsy.
17 Gold Star Paper Plates
Instead of flag-patterned plates, go for gold with these metallic star plates that’ll look amazing with the rest of your decorations.
18 Pom Pom Garland
These red, white, and blue pom pom garlands can be hung just about anywhere but will look especially cute if add them to your fence.
19 American Flag Napkin Rings
Wrap up plastic utensils and napkins with American flag napkin rings.
20 Soft Rose Americana Wreath
A beautiful wreath made with red, white, and blue wood curls will instantly up your holiday curb appeal.