Holidays activities for kids

Celebrate the season with holiday songs, holiday crafts, games, rhymes, and stories for kids.

79 Holidays & celebrations activities

The Zodiac Race

Story by: Susanna

Ages: 36 to 60 months

Time: 15 mins

This Chinese folk tale explains the naming of the Chinese years after different animals.

Easy Origami Christmas Tree

Arts & Crafts by: OrigamiMommy

Ages: 48 to 60 months

Time: 15 mins

Fold a piece of square paper into a Christmas tree and decorate to celebrate the holiday season.

What's in my pocket?

Game by: Susanna

Ages: 18 to 60 months

Time:

A fun game that a working mom or working dad can do when they come home.

The Easter Story of Jesus

Story by: Susanna

Ages: 30 to 60 months

Time: 10 mins

Tell the story of Jesus in a simple way.

The Ghosties

Poems & Rhymes by: AugustW

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 8 mins

Halloween or spooky-time poem plays with the fun names of old-time monsters.

Pumpkin Patch Match

Game by: masamom

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 15 mins

Recognize and match patterns in pumpkin matching game.

Doily Turkey

Arts & Crafts by: masamom

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 30 mins

Create a fall-inspired turkey from paper doilies.

10 Little Pilgrims

Song by: masamom

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 10 mins

Sing a pilgrim song for Thanksgiving

Thankful Leaves

Arts & Crafts by: masamom

Ages: 36 to 60 months

Time: 15 mins

Create art to encourage thankfulness.

Hello, Mr. Turkey

Song by: masamom

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 10 mins

Sing a song about Thanksgiving turkeys.

Footprint Ghost

Arts & Crafts by: masamom

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 35 mins

Create a unique ghost for Halloween.

Native American Headband

Arts & Crafts by: masamom

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 35 mins

Create a Native American headband for Thanksgiving.

Paper Plate Bunny Face Photo Prop

Arts & Crafts by: masamom

Ages: 36 to 60 months

Time: 35 mins

Create a cute photo prop for Easter or spring.

Pom-Pom Painted Easter Egg

Arts & Crafts by: masamom

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 30 mins

Improve fine motor skills with this unique painting technique to create an Easter egg.

Witch Hat Ring Toss

Game by: masamom

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 15 mins

Develop gross motor skills with this silly seasonal game.

Toilet Paper Ghost Knockdown

Game by: masamom

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 15 mins

Develop gross motor skills with this seasonal game.

Build a Human Snowman

Game by: masamom

Ages: 36 to 60 months

Time: 15 mins

Use craft supplies to create an indoor snowman in this seasonal game.

New Year's Countdown Balloon Pop

Game by: masamom

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 6 hours

Countdown the hours until New Year's with these family activities.

Roll and Draw Gingerbread Man Game

Game by: masamom

Ages: 36 to 60 months

Time: 30 mins

Review numbers and following directions to create a gingerbread man in this seasonal game.

Chinese New Year Fortune Invitation

Arts & Crafts by: Susanna

Ages: 30 to 60 months

Time: 25 mins

Make a traditional Chinese door decoration to invite fortune into your home for the new year.