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Jelly Belly Spring & Easter Recipes, How To's, Printables & Ideas

Spring & Easter Party Ideas from Jelly Belly

We hope you enjoy this collection of Easter and spring celebration ideas, tips and recipes from the jelly bean experts. Keep the fun rolling for National Jelly Bean Day on April 22, Mother’s Day in May, plus all the birthday parties and showers inspired by the flavors and colors of Jelly Belly jelly beans.

Free Party Printables

Personalize our party printables for your spring celebrations! Get directions for downloading printables here.

Spring Garden Party Printables

Vintage Garden Printables

Spring Flower Printables


Modern Monogram Printables

Spring Bling Printables

Sweet Shoppe Printables

Packages include 5”x7” table signs, 3.5”x4” foldable tent cards, 4”x5” favor bag toppers, 2.25” circle cupcake toppers and 2.25” circle Thank You tags.

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Recipes & How To's

Jelly Belly Sheep Cupcakes

Jelly Belly Spring Mix Sheep cupcakes image
These delightful treats decorated with your favorite Jelly Belly jelly beans are bound to bring smiles.

Jelly Belly Bunny Cupcakes

Jelly Belly Easter Bunnies cupcakes image
Dazzle your friends and family with these charming Bunny Cupcakes!

Jelly Belly Cherry Blossom Cake

Jelly Belly Spring Mix Sheep cupcakes image
Celebrate spring with this gorgeous cake, the perfect finishing touch for parties, bridal showers and other festive occasions.

Jelly Belly Easter Petit Fours

Jelly Belly Easter Petit Fours
Use egg-shaped cookie cutters to create these festive Easter egg petit fours.

Also good for spring bunch, Mother’s Day, bridal showers, baby showers and get-well gifts.

Jelly Belly Flower Cake Pops

Easter egg cake pop truffles
By the bouquet or by the bite, cake pops have never been sweeter or easier. A beautiful addition for spring celebrations, showers and parties.

Jelly Belly Swirl Bark

The classic chocolate bark gets a splash of color from a swirl of food coloring and a handful of Jewel Jelly Belly jelly beans for extra shine. Our easy tutorial shows the simple steps.

Fun for DIY favors, Easter, Mother’s Day, dessert parties and potlucks.

Jelly Belly Flower Cookie Pops

Let your kitchen blossom with flower cookies-on-a-stick. Collect a dozen and make a bouquet centerpiece in a terra cotta pot.

Also good for spring bunch, Mother’s Day, bridal showers, baby showers and get-well gifts.

3 Skinny Desserts for Every Sweet Tooth

Looking for a way to keep your Easter celebration light, but still satisfying? These three skinny desserts are crowd-pleasers for anyone watching what they eat.

Jelly Belly Spring Wreath

DIY wreath made with single flavors of Jelly Belly beans will entice the Easter Bunny to your door. Check out the tutorial for the step-by-step instructions.

White Chocolate Popcorn Clouds

Light bites of salty and sweet inspired by popcorn drizzled with white chocolate. Stir in one flavor of Jelly Belly beans or a favorite flavor collection such as Tropical Mix, Fruit Bowl or Smoothie Blend.

Fun for movie night, sleepovers, birthday parties, easy dessert ideas and homemade hostess gifts.

5 Mistakes You're Making with Jelly Belly Jelly Beans

Jelly Belly jelly beans are a delicious treat! Make sure you aren't making these 5 mistakes when eating yours.

Spring White Chocolate Pops

White chocolate molded into flower pops are embellished with Jelly Belly jelly beans. Fill vases with jelly beans to display the pops.

Fun for Easter, Mother’s Day, birthdays, bridal showers, garden parties or just-because gifts.

Springtime Chocolate-Filled Strawberries

A springtime delight that combines the decadence of chocolate ganache, fresh strawberries and Jelly Belly jelly beans for garnish.

Good for Easter Brunch, spring entertaining, bridal showers, Mother’s Day, cocktail parties and garden parties.

White Chocolate Jelly Belly Surprise Balls

Surprise guests with Jelly Belly jelly beans hidden inside a white chocolate ball. To make party favors, fill small cello bags about one-inch deep, top with Surprise Ball, tie closed with ribbon.

Fun for Easter, party favors, baby showers, sweet sixteen birthday parties.

Spring Flowers Cupcakes

Let your dessert table bloom with flower-themed cupcakes. Bake cupcakes in varying sizes from mini to large for a whimsical garden-like presentation.

Good for Easter, birthdays, Mother’s Day, bridal showers, baby showers, garden parties and dessert tables.

5 Stunning Easter Desserts You Have to Try

We compiled the best show-stopping recipes in our cookbook for you to use at your next Easter Brunch, spring celebration or just because. You’ve got to try these five easy recipes to add a little Jelly Belly sweetness to your meal.

Tuxedo Jelly Belly Bean Fudge

Whip up a foolproof fudge recipe that gets the special treatment with layers of flavor. Customize this recipe for any celebration.

Good for Easter, birthdays, Mother’s Day, bridal showers, baby showers, garden parties and dessert tables.

Jelly Belly Nest Cookies

Coconut cookies become spring nests for Jelly Belly beans.

A darling treat for an Easter egg hunt, spring birthday parties and baby showers.

Meringue Nests

Lighten things up with an airy nest of meringue  dotted with Jelly Belly beans and topped with a refreshing scoop of any fruit sorbet.

An easy and refined dessert to end Easter Brunch, bridal showers or spring and summer dinner parties.

DIY Easter Basket Hacks

Jelly Belly DIY Easter Basket!
Six foolproof steps to making Instagram and Pinterest-worthy Easter baskets.

Easter Bunny Cookies

Gather the family and hop to making Easter memories when everyone joins in to decorate Easter Bunny Cookies. Any seasonally shaped cookie will work here – chicks, eggs, carrots, lambs. Check out the video for pro-tips on decorating and frosting techniques.

PARENTS: Kids don’t want Licorice in their Easter Baskets!

Jelly Belly surveyed kids and adults to find out their favorite (and least favorite) flavors. While everyone agrees on the premier status of Very Cherry, not all ages see eye to eye on Caramel Corn and Sizzling Cinnamon. Here’s your guide to filling Easter baskets for kids and adults.

6 Steps to the Perfect Easter Baskets

Easter Baskets are basically the Mt. Everest for the craft-impaired which is too bad since 87% of parents are going to make baskets for their kids this year. Luckily our master basket-makers at Jelly Belly are here to guide the way. Here are six fool-proof steps to making Instagram and Pinterest-worthy Easter baskets.

Spring & Easter Party Ideas

Flower Garden Party

Flower Garden Printables
Take advantage of the brilliant blooming flowers by planning a Spring Garden Party! Check out Soiree Event Design’s delightful printables that will be the perfect addition to your spring celebration, no matter the occasion.

Modern Bridal Shower

Gold Bridal Shower
With spring flowers come bridal showers! See how Soiree Event Design adds the final flourish to your party with her glamorous Modern Monogram printables.

National Jelly Bean Day is April 22

National Jelly Bean Day
National Jelly Bean Day is April 22nd and Get Creative Juice has a few ideas about how you should celebrate.

Mother's Day Garden Party

Mother's Day Garden Party
Learn how Auntie Bea's Bakery celebrates Mom with this Mother's Day Garden Party. And check out the step-by-step cookie decorating tutorial.

Candy Filled Vase

Baby Bird Shower
Follow these easy step-by-step instructions from Get Creative Juice to create a candy-filled vase.

Spring Parties and Candy Buffets Featuring Free Printables

Spring & Easter Printables
Spring parties and candy buffets have never been sweeter with this stunning designs and free customizable printables (download them above!) from Soiree Event Design.

Step-by-step Cookie Decorating Tutorial

Cookie Decorating Tutorial
Learn how Auntie Bea's Bakery celebrates Mom with this Mother's Day Garden Party. And check out the step-by-step cookie decorating tutorial.

Clever table centerpiece and dessert table

Spring Dessert Table Centerpiece
Kara's Party Ideas puts the finishing touches on your spring centerpiece ideas and shows you how to build a beautiful dessert table.

Jelly Bean Fudge

Jelly Bean Fudge
Find the simple and delicious recipe for Shugary Sweets' Jelly Bean Fudge here - your friends and family will thank you!

Spring Party Planning and Ideas

Spring Celebration Tips & Themes
Play. Party. Pin. has everything you need for a spring celebration with tips, themes and 12 spring games to play at your next party.

12 Spring Games for Your Next Party

Spring Games
Play. Party. Pin. has everything you need for a spring celebration with tips, themes and 12 spring games to play at your next party.

Cookie Boxes

Cookie Boxes
Let Glorious Treats show you how to create these adorable Cookie Boxes to hide your favortie treats.

Baby Bird Shower

Baby Bird Shower
Spring showers have never been cuter. Get Creative Juice styles this Baby Bird shower and lets you in on all the details.

Jelly Bean Flower Cake

Jelly Belly Flower Cake
Homemade or store-bought. Dress up your cake with Jelly Belly jelly beans. Glorious Treats will show you how.

Jelly Bean Birds on a Wire Graham Cracker Cookies

Jelly Beans Birds on a Wire Cookies
Graham crackers and Jelly Belly jelly beans are sweet combination with these cookies from Sugar Swings

Kids Easter Party

Kids Easter Party
Learn how to plan an easy and delightful Kids Easter party with Lillian Hope Designs, complete with a dessert table and Easter gift baskets. Free printables included!

Easter Egg Cupcakes

Easter Egg Cupcakes
Check out how Parties for Pennies made these beautiful and simple Easter egg cupcakes using Jelly Belly beans. The perfect family activity!

Spring & Easter Party Recipe Videos

How to make Easter Sheep Cupcakes

Bake these adorable cupcakes and add Jelly Belly® jelly beans to make colorful creations for the spring. Use your favorite box mix or a homemade recipe.

How to make Easter Petit Fours

Treat the family to these delicious Easter-themed small cakes. Add a personal touch by decorating with your favorite Jelly Belly® jelly beans in spring colors.

How to make Easter Egg Cupcakes

Parties for Pennies shows us how to create adorable Easter Egg Cupcakes with Jelly Belly jelly beans in under two minutes.

How to make Spring Cupcakes

Karen Tack, co-creator of the best-selling "Hello, Cupcake!" and "What's New, Cupcake" books, creates colorful Spring Cupcakes with a multitude of Jelly Belly treats.

Share the love with Jelly Belly Kids Mix

Share the love this season with Jelly Belly Kids Mix jelly beans. 20 true-to-life flavors kids voted they liked the best, all in one bag!

How to make Bunny Cookies

Follow along as Dani Fiori, founder of Sweet Dani B and The Martha Stewart Show food stylist shows you how to decorate these sweet sugar cookies using Jelly Belly Kids Mix Jelly beans just in time for Easter!