Graduation season is finally here, and it’s the perfect opportunity to celebrate all the hard work put in by high school and college graduates. One of the best ways to celebrate is by throwing a graduation party, and the best part is having delicious food to offer your guests. These Graduation charcuterie board ideas have become a great addition to graduation parties. They allow for a fun way to incorporate school colors and favorite things into the food table.

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Graduation Charcuterie Board Ideas

If you’re looking for easy graduation party food ideas, these graduation charcuterie boards are a fun and creative way to celebrate the accomplishments of graduates with a spread of delicious snacks and treats. Diploma cookies, letter cookies, and even food items in the shape of the graduation year or school logo can be a perfect addition to your graduation party appetizer selection and help feed a large crowd. Here are some graduation charcuterie board ideas from popular food bloggers who have shared their own unique spin on this fun and festive idea.

1. Celebration Candy Board

A Pumpkin and A Princess has created a beautiful and colorful graduation charcuterie board. The board featured a variety of candies, cookies, and yummy desserts. They are also themed in school or graduate colors of gold and black. In the center, the graduation year shows proudly.

A pumpkin and a princess created a gold and black board with Oreos, gold candies, and more.
Deliciously gold and black for grads!

2. Graduation Snack Board

The Baker Mama created a simple yet elegant graduation charcuterie board featuring a mix of savory and sweet treats. The board included popcorn, candy, and cookies, all arranged in a beautiful and eye-catching way. The addition of a “Congrats Grad” banner with a letter cookie added a celebratory touch, and instead of just using paper mache numbers in the middle, these numbers are edible!

graduation candy and snack board from the baker mama
A year to celebrate!

3. Graduation Grazing Board

Savory Online’s graduation charcuterie board was a feast for the eyes and the taste buds. The cheese platter featured a variety of meats, cheeses, crackers, and fruits arranged in a stunning geometric pattern. The addition of graduation cap cupcakes and chocolate-covered strawberries added a fun and playful touch.

Grad written out in meat and cheese with candy graduation hats from Savory Online.
A “GRAD” I’d love to eat.

4. Graduation Appetizer Charcuterie Board

If you’re not looking to spend a ton of money on your own charcuterie board. Family Fresh Meals took a more whimsical approach to their graduation charcuterie board, featuring a variety of snacks shaped like graduation diplomas and star-shaped cheese. The board also included traditional charcuterie staples like crackers, along with meat and sweets.

Family Fresh Meals more traditional charcuterie board with meat, cheese, fruit, and more.
Traditional but delicious!

5. Graduation Candy Board

The Denver Housewife’s graduation charcuterie board was a true work of art. The board featured an impressive variety of candies. It is sure to satisfy the sweet tooth. With chocolate squares and peanut butter cups creating graduation caps and other sweet choices.

A candy board with candy graduation hats from The Denver Housewife.
A board that’s full of prepackaged and delicious options.

6. Mini Tortellini Kebabs Charcuterie Board

Finally, Reluctant Entertainer’s graduation charcuterie board was a sophisticated and elegant affair. If you are feeding a larger crowd or throwing an epic celebration, this board may be the best option. The board featured a variety of cheeses, meats, crackers, and even mini tortellini. All are arranged in a visually stunning way.

The Reluctant Entertainer's graduation charcuterie board includes mini tortellini, mozzarella, fruits, cheese, and more.
A large and in charge grad charcuterie board.

These graduation charcuterie board ideas are full of finger food, and including these and other easy options like a drink station or a fruit salad are perfect for larger crowds. Graduation cap cookies and yummy treats are also a great graduation party food idea that can be a crowd pleaser.

Don’t forget to also incorporate some epic graduation party ideas like graduation games to keep guests entertained. With so much food and fun, your graduation party will surely be an unforgettable celebration.

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