Celebrate Spring and St. Patrick’s Day with 25 Rainbow Foods for Kids that are just as fun to make as they are to eat! 

25 Rainbow Foods for Kids
Colorful food treats!

Rainbow-Themed Party Foods for Kids 

Whether it’s sweet frosted cookies or skewers of fresh fruit, there are plenty of rainbow recipes to be found! Check out this list, full of colorful sweet treats as well as healthy options we know you’re going to love.

Related: 35 Kid Concoctions {3 Ingredients Or Less} & Learn the Colors of the Rainbow In Order with a Fun Rainbow Color Order Activity!

rainbow food
Let’s get to the list!

Easy Rainbow Food Ideas

Cookies, cake, and marshmallows, oh my! So many different rainbow foods to choose from. Which one will you try first?

Make super vibrant rainbow cookies with this fun recipe from Amanda’s Cookin’.

The Decorated Cookie‘s rainbow and unicorn cookies make the perfect yummy partners in crime.

3. Colorful Rainbow Pinata Cake

Kids will be obsessed with this rainbow pinata cake from Hungry Happenings. Once you cut into it, comes out lots and lots of candy! 

In case you need another totally adorable rainbow unicorn cookie, check out this one from Totally the Bomb

5. Rainbow Unicorn Cinnamon Rolls Recipe

Simplistically Living‘s rainbow unicorn cinnamon rolls will be a huge hit at any party! 

Not only are Snappy Gourmet‘s rainbow-painted sugar cookies delicious, but they mix together baking and painting in the most epic way!

7. Rainbow Marshmallow Pops Recipe

Bring some joy into the day with this colorful rainbow marshmallow pops, from The Nerd’s Wife.

Everyone loves unicorns! Make these adorable unicorn poop cookies, and they’ll be sure to be a big hit among everyone.

rainbow food
Colorful Jell-O recipes.

Easy Rainbow Jell-o REcipe

Do your kids love that jiggly stuff? I know a lot of adults who do, too! Here are a few bright and colorful rainbow treats made from gelatin.

9. Rainbow Ribbon Jell-O Recipe

This rainbow ribbon Jell-o, from Brown-Eyed Baker, is the perfect treat to bring to any social gathering! 

10. Layered Rainbow Parfait Recipe

Glorious Treats‘ cute layered rainbow parfaits taste like heaven. 

11. Glass Block Jell-O Recipe

Make your own glass block Jell-O with this cool idea from Our Best Bites.

rainbow food
More colorful recipes!

Sweet Treats with the Colors of the Rainbow

Rainbow foods aren’t always in the exact layers of the rainbow. Sometimes they are all twirled or sprinkled together.

12. My Little Pony-Inspired Magic Wands

Got a child who loves My Little Pony? Then they’ll love these rainbow magic wands from Views from the Ville.

These rainbow tie-dye sugar cookies from Dine and Dish are… “tie-dye for”! 

Mom on Timeout‘s rainbow cookie bark is so sweet and fun!

rainbow food
Fun rainbow breakfast food!

Rainbow Breakfast Food Recipes

Make your breakfast colorful with rainbow pancakes, waffles, and toast! Layer some beautiful smoothies or create tasty fruit skewers to look like rainbows.

15. Colorful Pancakes Recipe

Combine food coloring and pancake mix, and you’re set to make Meaningful Mama‘s fun rainbow pancakes! 

16. Rainbow Waffles Recipe

But if you prefer waffles over pancakes, make these rainbow waffles, from I Am Baker, instead! 

17. Rainbow Swirl Bread Recipe

This rainbow swirl bread, from Girl Versus Dough (on Tablespoon), may look simple on the outside, but once you bite into it, you’re in for a fun surprise! 

18. Yummy Rainbow Toast Recipe

Learn Play Imagine‘s rainbow toast combines breakfast and painting. The kids will love it! 

19. Rainbow Fruit Skewers

These rainbow fruit skewers, from Raining Hot Coupons, keep things healthy and colorful. 

20. Easy Rainbow Smoothie Recipe

Sweet & Savory by Shinee‘s beautiful rainbow smoothie mixes together fruits and vegetables for a magical result! 

rainbow food
More rainbow-colored food!

Rainbow Lunch and Snack Foods

For lunch or snack time you can create food that looks like a rainbow or simply use all the beautiful colors of the rainbow to make something delicious.

21. Rainbow Meat and Cheese Tray Recipe

Feed hungry kids with this festive, healthy, and easy to put together rainbow meat & cheese tray, from The Joys of Boys.

22. Mini Fruit Tacos Recipe

Sugar Dish Me‘s mini fruit tacos are filled with yummy fruits and lots of cream cheese. The kids will definitely be asking for seconds!

23. Rainbow Veggie Flatbread Pizza

Not only is Gimme Some Oven‘s rainbow veggie flatbread pizza wonderful to look at, but it’s also beyond delicious too! 

24. Cool Rainbow Water Recipe

Happy Hooligan‘s rainbow water will be a massive hit on St. Patrick’s Day.

25. Yummy Rainbow Veggie Skewers

Gimme Some Oven‘s Rainbow veggie skewers are perfect to cook on the grill and enjoy outside with the whole family! 

26. Healthy Whole Fruit Popsicle Recipe

These whole fruit popsicles, from The View from Great Island, have a sweet and healthy twist.

27. Creative Rainbow Bento Lunch

The Pinning Mama‘s engaging rainbow bento lunch will have your kids looking forward to lunchtime! 

st patricks day handprint leprechaun craft
Fun activities for St. Patrick’s Day!

St. Patrick’s Day Activities and Recipes for Kids

What rainbow recipe will you and your family be trying out first? Comment below! 

You Might Also Like

Leave a comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *