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26 Red, White and Blue Desserts to Celebrate Memorial Day

Kick off the summer with these beautiful red, white and blue desserts for Memorial Day. They are all perfect for a cookout or any day you need something sweet! You’ll be ready to celebrate with this roundup of all-American recipes; it includes patriotic treats like a Strawberry, White Chocolate, and Blueberry Cheesecake; Berry Pound Cake; Watermelon Blueberry Fruit Salad; plus tasty pies, creative cookies, celebratory drinks and more! These recipes are perfect for any kind of celebration you might be having this summer. Launch the gallery to view all of the 26 recipes and find your favorite. Don’t forget to pin them to save for later!

For the holiday weekend, berries and cream pave the way for some of our favorite Memorial Day desserts, giving them a red, white and blue flair that just screams backyard barbecue. Pick from this lineup of patriotic treats—or go ahead and make them all if you’re hosting a crowd.

No-Bake Berry Cream Pie

This easy, luscious and creamy no-bake pie with fresh strawberries and blueberries will be perfect on your menu for Memorial Day. With its cheesecake-like filling and juicy berries, it is a summer explosion in your mouth. 


Get the recipe here.

Moore or Less Cooking

Watermelon Blueberry Mint Salad

Perfect for a Memorial Day cookout. So delicious and refreshing. Get the recipe here.

Moore or Less Cooking

Red, White, and Blue Cheesecake Bars

A sweet treat to show off your American spirit. Creamy cheesecake with red and blue swirls. Get the recipe here.

A Wicked Whisk

Berry Pound Cake

This pound cake is delicious and moist. The texture is fantastic, with every bite including bursts of flavor from blueberries and raspberries. Get the recipe here.

Moore or Less Cooking

Red, White, and Blue Strawberry Cheesecake Bites

If you need a simple appetizer for Memorial Day, these Red, White & Blue Strawberry Cheesecake Bites are it. Halve strawberries, fill them with a tasty cheesecake mixture, and top them with blueberries. Get the recipe here.


Patriotic White Chocolate Pretzels

These patriotic pretzels are so fun. If you have little ones around or even a handful of teenagers, put them to work! They’ll have a blast making them. Get the recipe here.

Beyond the Chicken Coop

Blueberry Raspberry Bars

These Blueberry Raspberry Bars are like a better-than-pie dream. They taste just like pie, but with half the work! Get the recipe here.

Moore or Less Cooking

Red, White, and Blue Jell-O Parfait

This Red, White and Blue Jell-O Parfait is unbelievably easy and won’t break the budget. Get the recipe here.

Dancing Through the Rain

Berry Cheesecake Salad

This Berry Cheesecake Salad is not your average salad. It is loaded with strawberries, blueberries, raspberries and great cheesecake flavors. It’s a great side dish for summer barbecues or potlucks. Get the recipe here.


Mixed Berries with Vanilla Crème Anglaise and Whipped Cream

You can make it ahead of time, so when it comes time to serve, assemble and sit back as your friends ooh and ahh over the sweet treat. Get the recipe here.

Chef Billy Parisi

Red, White, & Blue Chocolate Covered Strawberries

These beautiful red, white and blue chocolate covered strawberries are extremely easy to make and will be the highlight of your Memorial Day party! Get the recipe here.

Melanie Cooks

Speedy Patriotic Red White & Blue Sugared Cherries

With only three ingredients and about 10 minutes of your time, these Red, White and Blue Sugared Cherries will be the hit of any Memorial Day celebration! Get the recipe here.

Kudos Kitchen by Renee

Fourth of July Red, White, and Blue Drink

The kids will be clamoring for this festive drink! Get the recipe here.


Patriotic Pretzel Bark

This vibrant pretzel bark tastes like freedom. Get the recipe here.

Melissa’s Southern Style Kitchen

Fourth of July Cheesecake Pie

The patriotic centerpiece every Memorial Day party needs. Get the recipe here.

Fourth of July Firecracker Jell-O Cups

Super-simple layers of Jell-O in small cups with a cherry on top to resemble a firecracker. Get the recipe here.


Firecracker Cake

Show your patriotism with this Firecracker Cake! The red, white and blue runs inside and out! Great for Memorial Day, Fourth of July or any occasion you want to share a little American pride! Get the recipe here.

Love Bakes Good Cakes

Patriotic Dipped Oreo Cookies

For a last minute treat on Memorial Day, whip up these easy Patriotic Dipped Oreo Cookies. Get the recipe here.


Sparkler Shortcake Jars

A pretty, delicious and easy dessert to serve on Memorial Day. Get the recipe here.


Strawberry & Blueberry Cheesecake Icebox Cake

Strawberry and Blueberry Cheesecake Icebox Cake boast a very simple list of ingredients and it’s no-bake! Get the recipe here.

Life Love and Sugar

Red, White Chocolate & Blueberry Cheesecake

Show-stopping Memorial Day cheesecake! Get the recipe here.

Tampa Cake Girl

Patriotic Easy Fudge

Patriotic Easy Fudge made with only two ingredients, plus no-bake and gluten-free. All you need is a microwave and some food coloring for a festive twist. Get the recipe here.

Sweet & Savory Meals

Red, White & Blue Patriotic Party Mix

Want a fun party mix that everyone will love? Well, here it is. You can put this patriotic party mix together in no time at all. Get the recipe here.

Pam’s Daily Dish

Red, White, and Blue Cupcakes

Red, White and Blue Cupcakes are festive and delicious, the perfect patriotic dessert that everyone will love. Get the recipe here.

Sweet & Savory Meals

Patriotic Flag Cake with Blueberries and Cherries

This cherry-studded flag cake is a winning dessert to bring to a Memorial Day barbecue! Get the recipe here.

The Food Charlatan

Red, White, and Blue Fluff Salad

This easy fluff salad with strawberries and blueberries is PERFECT for your Memorial Day celebration! Get the recipe here.

Weary Chef

Nettie is a wife and mother who is passionate about cooking and baking… especially when easy meals are involved! With 5 children, Nettie insists that all meals, snacks, and desserts come together quickly! You will find a wide variety of easy yet scrumptious recipes on her very popular website Moore or Less Cooking



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