Holidays Beyond Pride: The Items Needed For a Rainbow 4th of July
How to celebrate the holiday in an LGBTQ+ way.
Today is the last day of Pride Month; however, that doesn’t mean Pride has to stop. It’s also time to celebrate the 4th of July; however, why not combine the two holidays into one very queer celebration of Pride? There’s a lot of rainbow-themed items in this list that help result in the most LGBTQ+ picnic while fireworks go off overhead. From picnic accessories to Pride-themed clothing items to wear to the party, these items are must-haves when preparing for the holiday this weekend.
Below you’ll find a selection of picnic necessities from Amazon that offer a rainbow twist on the normal holiday. Check them out and celebrate Pride beyond June for every holiday!
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A hand fan is the perfect accessory for a queer person celebrating in the summer heat. It offers drama and intrigue while also giving you the ability to cool yourself off when you're under the hot sun. What we love about these fans is that they offer a great decoration for a Pride-themed picnic or for the next holiday bash you throw.
We love sustainable products when it comes to preparing for picnics and other summer activities. Not only are these wheat straw utensil sets eco-friendly, but they are reusable as well. Featuring a beautiful selection of multiple colors, we couldn't help but recommend these for how they create a rainbow theme.
If you're going to have a picnic or any type of outdoor celebration, especially the 4th of July, then you're going to need a tablecloth. And what's more perfect than a rainbow-themed tablecloth to show off the Pride you have in your identity? Mix the holiday with Pride and get your outdoor necessities for your next party.
These pleated fans make for excellent decorations to hang up and really add a Pride-theme to your celebrations. Pro tip: Although these fans make for great additions to hang up, we really love the idea of using these fans as place settings when dining out at your picnic.
Who doesn't love balloons? They make for the perfect statement piece for any party, and this rainbow-designed balloon set is exceptional. We love the different-sized balloons used in this arch kit, which offers a nice variety in aesthetics. Perfect for any occasion, this balloon arch creates a Pride-themed atmosphere to enjoy during every celebration.
If you're going to be out during the 4th of July or out in general during the summer heat, you'll want some stylish sandals to wear to keep your feet cool. We love these sandals specifically for its lovely rainbow design and geometric style. Make a statement with your footwear when you attend your next summer bash.
And now for the men! Offering necessary arch support, these sandals have a striking rainbow design that makes for a lovely style to wear out when celebrating the 4th of July or any other hot weather holiday.
If you're going to a 4th of July celebration or any hot holiday, you're going to want to stay cool by the pool and wear some statement-making rainbow swim trunks that show everyone just how much Pride you have in your identity. Perfect for swimming or hanging by a picnic, these swim trunks won't disappoint.
Now we love rainbows (obviously) for what they represent for our community, but that doesn't mean that the entire look needs to be a rainbow. We love these swim trunks for offering a beautiful rainbow in its design but also making it a great look to wear with anything.
Rompers will never go out of style, and for guys, the looks keep coming in. We love this romper for how it mixed 4th of July style with Pride style, featuring a rainbow design and the stars from the Flag of The United States. Show off your style and the Pride you have with this stylish romper.
Another necessity for being by the pool or enjoying the hot weather at a party is this rainbow-colored swimsuit. Perfect for showing off your Pride and enjoying the heat, this swimsuit stretches and stays soft for any type of picnic activity.