What better way to enjoy a Memorial Day barbecue than with a fun and refreshing drink in hand? These party-friendly Memorial Day drinks will brighten up your holiday weekend and keep both kids and adults happy. Bring on summer!
16 Memorial Day Drink Recipes 1 of 17
Whether you need a little sum'n-sum'n in your drink or you like it kid-friendly, these drink recipes are sure to meet all of your Memorial Day party needs!
Red, White and Blue Margaritas 2 of 17
It doesn't get much more patriotic than this drink! And who doesn't want a good margarita at a backyard barbecue?
Striped Ice Cubes! 3 of 17
We love these striped ice cubes for Memorial Day. They're tasty and festive, making even a simple drink of part water and juice great for a party!
Make Striped Ice Cubes
Best-Ever Lemonade 4 of 17
Lemonade is simple and classic for the summer and this recipe will have your guests begging for more!
Make Best-Ever Lemonade
Humido Cocktail 5 of 17
This humido cocktail is fresh, has depth of flavor, isn't too sweet and incorporates a summer favorite - blackberries!
Make humido cocktail
Iced Coffee with Coffee Bean Ice Cubes 6 of 17
More fancy ice cubes to perk up your party! Flavored and shaped like coffee beans, these ice cubes will make your iced coffee extra special!
Watermelon Lemonade 7 of 17
Watermelon lemonade. I think that's all I have to say, right?
Make watermelon lemonade
Classic Mojitos 8 of 17
Another classic, these mojitos are always perfect for an outdoor party!
Make classic mojitos
Fruity Lazy Agua Frescas 9 of 17
Agua fresca is certainly refreshing, but it often requires a fair amount of preparation. Kathy shares a great technique for making "lazy frescas," so you really can be relaxed when you sit down with your drink!
Blackberry Limeade 10 of 17
This homemade blackberry limeade tastes better than anything you'd buy at the store, and you can have fun making it with your kids, too! Plus, it's a festive color!
Make blackberry limeade
Strawberry Rhubarb Lemonade 11 of 17
Sorry, pie, the strawberries and rhubarb have gone to party with the lemons! This fun, spring twist on classic lemonade is perfect for your Memorial Day picnic!
Watermelon Agua Fresca 12 of 17
There are few drinks more refreshing than watermelon agua fresca, and it's a great red color for your Memorial Day feast table!
Red, White & Blue Citrus Spritzer 13 of 17
This citrus spritzer is simple to throw together, and using the frozen berries as ice cubes makes it pretty and patriotic!
Mocha Freeze 14 of 17
This chocolatey, frosty drink is perfect for serving your guests this Memorial Day weekend!
Make mocha freeze
Fizzy Fruity Red Sangria 15 of 17
Sangria always gets people in a party mood. Add some fizzy, fruity goodness and things get really festive!
Triple Citrus Lemonade 16 of 17
Who says you just need lemons in your lemonade? Add some depth of flavor with oranges and grapefruit thrown in to the mix!
Patriotic Cocktail 17 of 17
Fun, fruity and festive...and most definitely red, white and blue!
Make Uncle Sam-tinis