Throw a Super Patriotic, Decked Out 4th of July Party

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The Fourth of July is a great time to hang out with friends, celebrate America and have a barbecue. Not to mention, the summer games are just around the corner! Where do you get all of your supplies to decorate the house for your America-themed parties? Party City, of course!

Maria Coukoulis, Party Expert from Party City, shows Oliver Tull all of the must-have items for your 4th of July bash!

Balloons are essential to any party and Party City can hook you up, whether it's for the Summer Games or your Independence Day festivities.

If you've got an empty table and want to make it festive start out with a colorful runner to go in the middle of the table, then cover it with red, white and blue themed items like beads, hats, and even games that go along with your event.

Any food item you might be serving can also be placed in an appropriately-themed holder, container or cup. You can even paint the cups with whatever design you want.

To find some inspiration for your 4th of July Party head over to Party City's website. Click on the "Party Ideas" tab to get some great ideas. Everything you see here can be purchased at your local Party City.