Easter will soon be here, and if you’re looking for ways to celebrate with your kids, we’ve got you covered.
Trying one or more of these activities is a great way to celebrate Easter with your kids. Here are twenty ways to celebrate Easter with kids.
1. Dye Easter Eggs Together.
This is a classic Easter activity that kids always enjoy. You can either use store-bought egg dyeing kits or make your own natural dyes using items like beets, turmeric, and cabbage.
2. Have An Easter Egg Hunt.
This is another tradition that kids love. You can hide the eggs around your house or yard and let your kids loose to find them. Make it even more fun by filling the eggs with small treats or prizes.
3. Bake Easter Cookies Or Cakes Together.
What better way to celebrate than with some delicious sweets? Get your kids involved in the baking process and then enjoy eating your creations together.
4. Make Easter Cards For Family And Friends.
This is a great way to get your kids into the spirit of giving. Have them make homemade cards and then write out the addresses so you can mail them off.
5. Go On An Easter Nature Walk.
Get some fresh air and look for signs of springtime on an Easter nature walk. Look for blooming flowers, baby animals, and anything else that is new and growing.
6. Plant An Easter Garden Together.
Another fun way to celebrate the season is by planting an Easter garden with your kids. You can grow things like lilies, tulips, or daffodils to add some color to your yard.
7. Make Easter Crafts Together.
There are so many fun crafts you can do with your kids for Easter. You can make bunny ears, decorate eggs, or even paint rocks to look like Easter eggs.
8. Read Easter Stories Together.
Spend some time reading festive Easter stories together as a family. There are tons of great options to choose from, both religious and secular.
9. Attend An Easter Parade Or Festival.
If you’re looking for something to do as a family on Easter Sunday, consider attending an Easter parade or festival in your community. This is a great way to enjoy the holiday together and meet new people.
10. Have A Picnic Lunch On Easter Sunday.
One of the best ways to celebrate Easter is by having a picnic lunch together. Pack up some of your favorite foods and head to a nearby park or nature trail. Enjoy spending time outdoors and basking in the springtime weather.
11. Volunteer Together.
Another great way to teach your kids the meaning of Easter is by volunteering together. You can help out at a local soup kitchen, food bank, or animal shelter.
12. Donate Easter Eggs To A Local Nursing Home.
One creative way to celebrate Easter is by donating Easter eggs to a local nursing home. The residents will love getting festive treats and it’s a great way for your kids to give back to the community.
13. Make An Easter Basket For A Friend Or Neighbor.
This is a fun activity that also involves giving back. Have your kids make Easter baskets and then fill them with goodies like candy, eggs, or small toys. Deliver them to friends or neighbors and spread some holiday cheer.
14. Have An Easter Egg Decorating Contest.
This is a great activity for larger groups of kids. Divide them into teams and see who can come up with the most creative and unique designs for their eggs.
15. Go On An Easter Egg Hunt At Night.
Make things even more exciting by having an Easter egg hunt at night. Hide the eggs in your yard or house and then give your kids flashlights to help them find them.
16. Make Easter Bonnets Or Hats Together.
Get crafty and make some fun Easter bonnets or hats to wear on Easter Sunday. To make one-of-a-kind headpieces, you can use construction paper, felt, ribbon, and other materials.
17. Play Easter-Themed Games Together.
There are tons of great Easter-themed games you can play with your kids. Try an egg relay race, an Easter egg hunt scavenger hunt, or even a game of hopscotch using Easter eggs.
18. Have A Water Balloon Fight.
This is a great way to beat the heat and have some fun at the same time. Fill up water balloons and then let your kids loose to have a blast.
19. Set Up An Easter Photo Booth.
Get festive and set up an Easter photo booth for your kids and their friends. You can use props like bunny ears, baskets, and eggs to make it more fun.
20. Go On An Easter Egg Hunt In The Park.
This is a great activity if you have a large group of kids. Hide the eggs in a nearby park and then let the kids loose to find them. You can even make it a competitive game by dividing them into teams.
Easter is a time to come together as a family and celebrate. There are so many fun and festive activities you can do with your kids to make it a special day for everyone. Try out some of these ideas and create lasting memories that your family will cherish for years to come.
Have fun and enjoy the holiday!