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!
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.
Easy Rainbow Food Ideas
Cookies, cake, and marshmallows, oh my! So many different rainbow foods to choose from. Which one will you try first?
1. Vibrant Rainbow Cookie Recipe
Make super vibrant rainbow cookies with this fun recipe from Amanda’s Cookin’.
2. Rainbow and Unicorn Cookie Recipe
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!
4. Fun Rainbow Unicorn Cookie Recipe
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!
6. Rainbow-Painted Sugar Cookie Recipe
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.
8. Fancy Unicorn Poop Cookie Recipe
Everyone loves unicorns! Make these adorable unicorn poop cookies, and they’ll be sure to be a big hit among everyone.
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.
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.
13. Rainbow Tie Dye Sugar Cookie Recipe
These rainbow tie-dye sugar cookies from Dine and Dish are… “tie-dye for”!
14. Awesome Rainbow Cookie Bark Recipe
Mom on Timeout‘s rainbow cookie bark is so sweet and fun!
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
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 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. Patrick’s Day Activities and Recipes for Kids
- Handprint Leprechaun Craft
- St. Patrick’s Day Cinnamon Rolls
- Rainbow Yarn Art
- 25 Yummy St. Patrick’s Day Recipes
- St. Patrick’s Day Shake
- Kid’s Irish Flag Craft
- 5 Classic Irish Recipes for St. Patrick’s Day
- Edible Rainbow Craft: A Healthy St. Patrick’s Day Snack!
- 20 Yummy St. Patrick’s Day Desserts
What rainbow recipe will you and your family be trying out first? Comment below!