20 Fruit Salads for Spring and Summer

by Alli

These 20 fruit salads are all cool and refreshing – perfect for spring and summer!

I’m a summer girl. It’s my favorite season. Bring on the heat, but keep the bugs.

My favorite place to be during the summer is on the beach with a good book, a big umbrella, a tube of my favorite sunscreen, and fruit salads galore. I can almost feel the breeze from the ocean.

Once summer arrives, I crave everything light and bright. I say goodbye to heavy, time-consuming foods and hello to light foods that are quick and easy to make.

It’s just way too hot to spend time in the kitchen. So, I have 20 Fruit Salads that are easy to make and gets you out of the kitchen in record time.

Delicious Fruit Salads

Fruit Salads are not only delicious. These salads are pretty, colorful and are perfect as a side dish or dessert.

Whenever I’m entertaining during the summer months, I like to offer something light and tasty. These Fruit Salads fit the bill.

Whether you’re in the mood for Orange Poppy Seed Fruit Salad, Watermelon Fruit Salad, or Pina Colada Fruit Salad, there are sure to be a few fruit salads in this roundup that you’ll love.

There’s even a Winter Fruit Salad for those of you who actually miss winter.

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20 Fruit Salads for Spring & Summer

20 Fruit Salads for Spring and Summer

These 20 fruit salads are perfect for spring and summer!

Which fruit salad do you want to try first? 

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20 Fruit Salads was originally published in April 2017 and updated in April 2021.


candy April 14, 2017 - 7:12 am

I can make a fruit salad first thing in the morning and it will be gone by that evening. My family loves any and all kinds of fruit salads.

LaShawn April 14, 2017 - 8:50 am

Thank you so much for this post! I’m always looking for fruit salads to make during the summer because they are so light and perfect for any cookout! Pinning now!

Christy Maurer April 14, 2017 - 9:09 am

I love fruit salads in the summer! All of the best fruit is finally ripe…watermelon! I don’t usually use a dressing on mine, but some of these sound really good!

Destany April 14, 2017 - 10:05 am

Gimme anything with blueberries! That is one fruit my son will eat and eat and eat. I try to use them in everything I can possibly think of!

Jeanette April 14, 2017 - 10:55 am

I love fruit salads! You can give it to me anyway you want to and I will gobble it down. I can’t wait to try a couple of these there’s some new ideas in here.

Tessa S April 14, 2017 - 11:04 am

I love fruit salad! I host many people over the summer and will be bookmarking this so I have ideas on what to serve. Thanks!

Dina April 14, 2017 - 4:48 pm

They all look delicious. I want to try the berry watermelon salad. As long as there are no blue cheese crumbles in a salad I’m good.

Pam Wattenbarger April 14, 2017 - 8:48 pm

That honey lime dressing fruit salad sounds amazing. Actually, all of these sound pretty darn tasty!

Lisa Favre April 14, 2017 - 9:18 pm

Oh that’s so brilliant! I’ve been trying to think of a dessert to serve recently and right now is also a really great time to serve fruit salads.

My Teen Guide April 14, 2017 - 11:28 pm

Of the 20 salad recipes you’ve listed, I would love to try two of them first, the Apple Pie Filling Fruit Salad and the Tropical Fruit Salad. It would be so nice to enjoy juicy fruits, served as a salad on a nice spring day.

Rebecca Swenor April 15, 2017 - 12:08 am

These are awesome recipes for fruit salads. The Berry Watermelon fruit salad is one I am going to have to make for sure. Thanks for sharing these awesome fruit salads.

jocelyn April 15, 2017 - 10:38 am

hmm. some of these look super good! I love a spin on the traditional fruit salad with a savory component or even some mint flavor!

Ave April 15, 2017 - 4:36 pm

Yumm! So many amazing salads! I prefer lighter dishes and fruit for summer too! I’d like to try the Apple Pie Filling Fruit Salad and the Honey Lime Dressing Fruit Salad.

Kita Bryant April 15, 2017 - 5:59 pm

Fruit salad is such a good option for a bring along dish. It’s good for most seasons too!

Emily April 15, 2017 - 10:50 pm

I am all for trying all of these! I love to have a good fruit salad with a meal in summer, my kids always like to help me prepare them too!

ashley April 17, 2017 - 8:06 am

Fruit salads are my go to for the Summer season! I love how easy they are and how delicious they can be. Perfect to throw together for get-togethers!

Kiwi April 17, 2017 - 8:19 am

Fruit salad screams summer is approaching. So many yummy options thanks for all of the suggestions!

Eileen April 17, 2017 - 11:58 am

Yum! Fruit salads are such a great treat in the summer, they’re so refreshing and tasty. I’ll have to try some of these recipes out

Amanda Love April 21, 2017 - 9:59 am

Fruit salads are awesome and it’s definitely one of the best things that you can serve to your family during the summer. It’s healthy and it’s really refreshing!

Naomi May 2, 2017 - 5:29 pm

Thank you for sharing my fruit salad. I really appreciate it!

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