Fun 4th of July BBQ Foods for Kids

Make the kids feel special this 4th of July by creating a menu just for them. Be careful because these recipes are so mouth-watering that all the adults will be standing around the kids’ table hoarding their food! Keep reading for all the great recipes…

  • Bacon-Wrapped Hot Dog 1 of 9
    Bacon-Wrapped Hot Dog
    Enjoy the kid-friendly, indulgent treat of a bacon-wrapped hot dog without the guilt. These barbecue staples can easily be made with turkey hot dogs wrapped in turkey bacon. Serve on whole wheat buns.
    Make your own bacon wrapped hot dogs with less guilt
  • Beef and Pineapple Kabob 2 of 9
    Beef and Pineapple Kabob
    Kids love any food they can eat with their hands, and skewers are a great option for barbecues for adults as well. Without the silverware, your guests will be able to mingle and admire your party even more! The pineapple adds a sweet twist to these skewers.
    Make your own beef and pineapple kabobs
  • Pulled Pork Sliders on Sweet Hawaiian Rolls 3 of 9
    Pulled Pork Sliders on Sweet Hawaiian Rolls
    Who wouldn't want to eat BBQ pulled pork with some slaw on a sweet Hawaiian roll? You better hide some in the kitchen because the kids are sure to gobble up the adults' sliders as well!
    Make your own pulled pork sliders on sweet Hawaiian rolls
  • Grilled Sausage Pizza 4 of 9
    Grilled Sausage Pizza
    This pizza allows your chef to stay outside on the grill without running back to the kitchen. Kids and adults will love the fresh-off-the-grill taste and the sausage and tomato classic combination.
    Make your own <a href="" target="_blank" grilled sausage pizza
  • Pasta Salad Skewers 5 of 9
    Pasta Salad Skewers
    These skewers just might get your green-fearing kid to try a bite of basil. The burst of tomato makes these especially fresh.
    Make your own pasta salad skewers
  • Smoky BBQ Turkey Burger Sliders 6 of 9
    Smoky BBQ Turkey Burger Sliders
    Mini burgers will have everyone running to the grill -- picky kids and adult health nuts alike.
    Make your own smoky BBQ turkey burger sliders
  • Baked Corn Dog, Muffin Style 7 of 9
    Baked Corn Dog, Muffin Style
    OK, so these may be baked, not grilled, but you can bake these in your grill if you want to stick to the theme. Just make them according to the directions, only preheat your grill to medium and bake with the lid closed. Check to see if they're done after 6 minutes, but they could take up to 10 .
    Make your own baked corn dog muffin style
  • Savory Chicken Satay 8 of 9
    Savory Chicken Satay
    My kids call these candy chicken because my daughter said she would rather have another bite of chicken instead of dessert. What better endorsement could you ask for?
    Make your own savory chicken satay
  • Philly Cheesesteak Sliders 9 of 9
    Philly Cheesesteak Sliders
    A mini sandwich is always a crowd pleaser, and these mini Philly cheesesteaks will be gone in a flash.
    Make your own Philly cheesesteak sliders

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