A round-up of super fun and simple kid’s Easter ideas you can do without leaving your house.
KIDS EASTER ACTIVITIES YOU CAN DO AT HOME
Are you looking for kid’s Easter ideas? Maybe wondering what things to do at home in Easter? There’s no need to leave your house to create fun memories with your family. In fact, some of the best memories will happen inside the walls of your own home and backyard.
You’ll love all these simple Easter activity ideas…the will help you create an egg-stra special Easter with those you love.
Now let’s get on to the fun Easter ideas!
1. GLOW IN THE DARK EGG HUNT
Break away from the traditional Easter Egg hunt by doing a Glow-in-the-Dark Easter egg hunt instead! Your children won’t ever forget finding the eggs in the dark.
2. COLOR-CODED EASTER EGG HUNT IDEAS
One of the most fun things to do on Easter is our annual color-coded Easter egg hunt!
Avoid the tears that usually come from community Easter egg hunts by doing a color-coded hunt instead!
This is the smartest way to do an egg hunt because everyone gets the same amount.
Get all the details of the Color-coded Egg Hunt here.
3. DECORATE EASTER EGGS PEOPLE
Easter isn’t just for kids! If you want some Easter activities for adults, this is a fun one!
Think outside the egg carton and decorate egg people! Sitting down and decorating eggs can be a fun and therapeutic outlet for everyone in the family! The best part is…there’s no right or wrong way to decorate eggs.
Pull out some plastic eggs and use any art supplies you have at home to make egg people (more details here)
4. DYE EASTER EGGS
Use this quick 3-ingredient homemade Easter Egg dye recipe to dye eggs together. I bet you have all 3 ingredients sitting in your pantry right now! Before you say no to this kid’s Easter idea, check out these Easter egg ideas & tips to make coloring eggs less stressful for you!
5. EASTER COLORING PAGES
For more kid’s Easter ideas, do a coloring contest! Easter activity is to have a family coloring contest! If you’re just not feeling up to any sort of mess, print off these cute Easter Egg printables and let your children color them. Hang them up for everyone to see! Keep them on the same sheet or cut them out to display.
6. HAVE A FAMILY LAST SUPPER
Fun Easter activities can be religious, too! We love doing a family Last Supper to help our children remember what Christ is all about! We eat foods that Christ probably ate in His day and enjoy dinner on the floor!
Using these 12 discussion cards, menu, and recipes, we talk about Christ and what He did for us. it’s a really sweet way to bring Christ back into Easter.
7. EASTER EGG STORY HUNT
A really fun way to bring Christ into Easter is by having an Easter Story egg hunt. Each egg contains a small object that represents part of the Easter story.
This is one of those fun Easter games that doubles as an activity and learning opportunity!
8. WATCH A FREE EASTER MOVIE TOGETHER
Cuddling up as a family with some yummy popcorn and watching an Easter movie is a simple kid’s Easter ideas. Plus, it’s an easy way to relax after a long day.
Here’s a list of FREE Easter movies you can stream online:
9. EASTER EGG HUNT LUNCH
Pull out those plastic eggs you’ve been keeping since last year and fill them with finger foods to create an egg-citing Easter snacks or lunch for your kids. Make it even more fun by hiding the food-filled eggs around the house and make them find them!
10. CELEBRATE HOLY WEEK
Celebrate Holy Week to teach your children all about what happened each day during the last week of Christ’s life.
Hang up a sign for each day that highlights the important events of that day.
Celebrating Easter at home can be so fun using any of these unique Easter activity ideas. Just remember: your children just want you…so no matter what you do, they’ll remember how they felt.
Have a great Easter!