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50 Things to do with Kids this Spring

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Are you looking for super cool things to do with kids this Spring? You’re at the right place!

This list of fun kid’s activities will have the kids letting loose and having a blast! With the weather in full bloom during spring, so many fun adventures are waiting! Make sure to peek at our tips on how to Get Outside with Awesome Activities for Spring!

printable bucket list of things do with the kids this spring

Think of this as their Spring Bucket List and use this free printable as their guide! Don’t forget to add in some fun Spring Observations Worksheets, too!

All of these activities are a great way for the family to bond and join in on the fun as well! Don’t miss these fun spring activities for kids!

If you’re looking for great ideas and fun activities, check out these family-friendly day trips and other fun Spring break ideas. There are art projects and crafts ideas on this list that the kids will love!

What is included in this spring fun printable?

This free printable is jam-packed with 50 ideas that are so much fun! These spring-themed crafts for kids will encourage them to be creative and also get outside for some fresh air, too!

All of these ideas are perfect for a spring day, so don’t forget to print this out so they can start planning out their days!

What it includes:

This free printable includes 50 spring ideas and activities that the kids are going to love. You’ll have to get the printable for the full list but here is a small sample of what to expect:

  • Build a fort
  • Catch butterflies
  • Walk the trails
  • Have a family game night
  • Pick up litter
  • Make pizza
  • Attend a festival
  • Hide Easter eggs

And the list goes on and on. As you can see, so many fun things for the kids to do! And you can easily add to this list as well!

Fun ways to use this printable:

There is always room to add in more fun Spring crafts and activities! Since a lot of these work on fine motor skills, you can build on that or try another new avenues of learning and fun as well.

Create a scavenger hunt

Look through the printable and create a fun scavenger hunt for the kids to do with some of the items on the list. This will give them excitement and have them up and moving, too.

Challenge the kids to complete as many as they can

Take a break from the screens for the day and challenge the kids to complete as many as they can in a 2 hour period. They’ll love the friendly competition and you’ll love them being excited about this activity.

Use this as a brainstorm session for the other seasons

This list is a great example of how simple it can be to have seasonal fun. Sit down as a family and create a list of 50 things for summer, winter, and fall as well!

fun spring activities to do with your children

What are popular spring outdoor activities for families?

Spring is a great time for families to get outside and participate in new activities.

A go-to choice for a fun outdoor family activity is a traditional picnic. Pack up the basket with your favorite snacks and head out to a nearby park or open field for an afternoon of entertainment.

Alternately, many cities now offer outdoor mini golf courses that provide hours of entertainment for both adults and kids alike.

If your family loves being on the water, consider renting a canoe or kayak to explore local lakes and rivers.

Hiking is another popular choice; if you’re feeling especially adventurous, select longer trails that run through parks or wooded areas. You’ll likely discover something new each time!

Why is spring such a great time to be outdoors?

Spring is an amazing time of the year – the days get warmer, trees and flowers start to bloom, and birds are singing. It’s no wonder that being outdoors during springtime is such a great experience!

Especially after being cooped up all winter, fresh air and sunshine can do wonders for any person’s mental health.

Taking your shoes off in the grass and feeling the warm soil beneath your feet can bring a sense of calmness.

Spring is also when nature shows us some of its most incredible spectacles as baby animals enter the world and plants release their fragrant smells.

No matter what kind of outdoor activities you’re into, there’s something magical about spending time outdoors during spring.

What are fun outdoor games to play with kids?

Outdoor games are a great way to keep kids entertained for hours – and as any parent will tell you, it’s great when you can all be outside enjoying the fresh air simultaneously!

Football, tag, Frisbee, and hide-and-seek are always popular with children.

One game that really gets kids laughing requires little equipment and can be played anywhere is “Rock, Paper Scissors.”

Another favorite among youngsters is called the “Potato Challenge,” where you stand in a circle and throw a potato back and forth while singing a song.

You can also get creative by changing your outdoor space into an obstacle course made of toys or hula hoops or coming up with some imaginative stories that involve catching small animals.

Whatever game you choose, getting outdoors will ensure everyone has fun!

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