DIY Maracas Cinco de Mayo Craft

by Mel

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DIY Maracas are a super simple and super quick Cinco de Mayo craft that kids can make! You’ll only need a few supplies to make these fun maracas! 

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NEED A SIMPLE CINCO DE MAYO CRAFT?

Celebrating Cinco de Mayo on May 5th is a fun excuse to fiesta with your family or friends!  There are so many fun ways to celebrate this holiday (with a nacho bar, cactus party, or 20-minute homemade churros), but this simple craft is a fun way to involve kids in the celebration!

WHAT YOU NEED FOR THIS DIY MARACAS CRAFT

  • Plastic eggs (leftover Easter works perfect!)
  • Plastic spoons
  • Washi Tape
  • Rice, beans, or popcorn kernels

HOW TO MAKE MARACAS

  1. Fill the plastic eggs with dry rice, beans, or popcorn kernels
  2. Take 2 plastic spoons and place one on each side of the plastic filled egg.
  3. Using your favorite patterned washi tape, wrap the tape around the egg and spoons about 2-3 times to secure in place.
  4. Shake! Shake! Shake! Have a blast at your Fiesta!

OTHER FUN CINCO DE MAYO IDEAS

Healthy Un-fried Fried Ice Cream on a stick 

Cinco de Mayo desserts idea- Healthy Fried Ice Cream on a Stick

How to have a Nacho Bar Party 

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