50+ Fun Easter Activities

Fun Easter Activities

Looking for a Fun Easter Activities to enjoy on Easter Sunday together with your own family (beyond the apparent egg hunt)? Check out this combination of indoor and out of doors video games and activities for kids of all ages. Easter Activities Everything you want for a great Easter birthday party with your youngsters: Easter crafts, decorations, worksheets, colouring pages, baskets, egg redecorating ideas, video games, poems and greater!  If you’re keen to get into the spirit of Easter, we’ve got a few egg-cellent crafts, cooking activities and games to do with the youngsters.

 

Egg and Spoon Race – Easter Activities and Game

Egg and Spoon Race - Easter Activities and Game

Egg and Spoon Race – Easter Activities and Game

Try this good old-fashioned outdoor game after your Easter egg hunt is over! Egg and spoon races date back to the late 1800s. All you need are eggs (hard-boiled are the least messy) and metal or wooden spoons for each participant. Race individually or relay-style.

Jelly Bean Guessing Games

Jelly Bean Guessing Games

Jelly Bean Guessing Games

Here’s an easy indoor game for all ages! Simply fill a jar with jelly beans and ask each family member to guess how many candies there are. Winner (the closest without going over) takes all! Another jelly bean-themed game involves asking players to guess the correct flavor of fancy jelly beans they taste.

Read Easter and Spring Children’s Books

Read Easter and Spring Children's Books

Read Easter and Spring Children’s Books

Gather the kids and curl up with a good book, especially if Easter falls on a rainy day this year. Use our Book Finder tool to stock up on great children’s books about Easter, bunnies, and spring.

Plant Flowers – Easter Activities

 

Easter symbolizes rebirth, so what better day to plant some tulips or daffodils with your budding gardener? Fall is technically the season to plant bulbs in most regions, but you can plant them indoors anytime of year, or buy flowers already in bloom and transplant them outdoors on Easter.
Decorate an Easter Egg Tree

Decorate an Easter Egg Tree

Decorate an Easter Egg Tree

Here’s the perfect activity for kids experiencing Christmas tree withdrawal! Decorate a tree (indoors or outside, depending on the weather) with plastic Easter eggs and any other spring decor (such as pastel ribbons or tissue paper flowers) for your holiday guests to admire.

Make Chocolate Fondue – Easter Activities

Encourage your kids to share their Easter loot with Mom and Dad! Melt down that giant chocolate bunny and dip those marshmallow chicks into a bubbling bowl of fondue. (Hint: This will also get your kids to consume some fruit on this sugary-sweet holiday.)

Create Easter Crafts – Easter Activities

Put the kids in charge of making adorable decor for your Easter table, or fun bunny ears or creative Easter bonnets for all your guests to wear! Take a look at all our cute Easter craft ideas.
Create Easter Crafts - Easter Activities

Create Easter Crafts – Easter Activities

Give a Gift Basket  – Easter Activities

Give a Gift Basket  – Easter Activities

Teach kids to perform a random act of kindness this Easter and put together a gift basket for an elderly relative or neighbor. Get creative with the contents to make this a more fun and meaningful activity. For example, have the kids fill plastic Easter eggs with nice notes that say things like, “You’re egg-cellent!” and “Sweetest neighbor ever.”

Make Brunch Together

Involve your kids in the kitchen by making brunch or dessert items for your Easter feast. Keep things really easy, and buy biscuits or buns at your local bakery for your family to make into strawberry shortcake (by adding sliced berries and whipped cream) or hot cross buns (by marking with a cross in frosting) — two traditional favorites on Easter.
READ MORE ON EASTER

Go to Church

Last but not least, observe the origins of the holiday by attending services at your family’s church. Easter is by far the busiest Sunday for church attendance, so arrive early with activities to keep the kids engaged, such as Easter-themed coloring pages and a fresh pack of crayons..

35 Creative Easter Activities

 

1) Start your Easter countdown by making a day-by-day activity egg carton, similar to an Advent calendar, and include a different activity each day, such as the ones below.2) Dye Easter eggs with food colouring, and try different techniques such as using elastic bands to create patterns or painting with watercolours.3) Have a go at hand-drawn Easter egg art using finger paints and textas.4) Create glittery Easter eggs.5) Make papier-mache Easter eggs. You could even try Easter-egg pinatas or confetti eggs.

6) Bake Easter Bunny cupcakes.

7) Hand draw Easter cards to send to loved ones.

8) Make Easter bunnies from toilet-paper rolls.

9) Design an Easter bonnet and hold a parade. Try this one and this one.

10) Make Easter Bunny ears and tail.

11) Wear your bunny ears and have a sack race, where everyone has to bounce to the finish line without their ears falling off.

12) Make eggs out of salt dough and paint them before hanging as ornaments.

13) Have an Easter egg-and-spoon race.

14) Make Easter chicks out of cupcake cases.

15) Use cotton balls to create fluffy bunnies. This is a great, simple craft activity for toddlers that doubles as sensory play.

16) Make colourful paper Easter eggs from wet chalk and tape.

17) Put together Easter marshmallow pops.

18) Make Easter-themed potato-print artwork.

19) Construct brown-paper-bag bunny puppets.

20) Watch some Easter-themed movies.

21) Make a cardboard bunny basket to collect eggs on Easter Sunday, or decorate an existing basket with tulle.

22) Get messy creating egg-splatter paint canvases. This is definitely an outdoor activity, but lots of fun!

23) Make bunnies from styrofoam cups and pipe-cleaners.

24) Bake Easter-chick sugar cookies.

25) Cut up felt to make colourful Easter eggs and wrapping.

26) Create an Easter masquerade mask.

27) Show your kids how to use their hands and footprints to make paper-plate bunnies.

28) Make glow-in-the-dark Easter eggs using glow sticks.

29) Use cookie cutters to make playdough Easter shapes, such as bunnies and eggs, and decorate with a few embellishments such as sequins and googly eyes.

30) Melt some chocolate and make rainbow-sprinkle eggs.

31) Play Pin-the-Tail on the Bunny!

32) Make a glitter Easter diorama to use as a table centrepiece on Easter Sunday.

33) Craft a bunny garland to hang in the house, such as down the banister or across the mantle.

34) Create personalised Easter-picture appliques and iron onto plain white T-shirts and onesies to wear on Easter Sunday.

35) On Easter Sunday, set up bunny footprints inside and outside the house, for your kids to follow to find eggs. You can use flour, baby powder, or even draw them with chalk on outdoor surfaces.

Easter Celebrations in Australia
Happy Easter Card ideas
Happy Easter  Cards
Easter Crafts for Adults

Wish you all a very happy Easter, enjoy this Easter with your friends and family.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *