Winter has finally come to an end! We have been cooped up with the kids for too long! It is time to get them off the couch and into the fresh air. So throw on those adorable rain boots and enjoy some springtime fun with our printable Spring Activity List!
Spring Activities for Kids
1. Grow your own Butterfly
Your kids will be amazed as these tiny caterpillars create a chrysalis and emerge as beautiful butterflies! Order yours here from Amazon.
2. Pack a picnic and head to a new park
Get the kids involved in packing a delicious picnic lunch for your next park adventure. Let them get creative with their own recipes!
Picnic food ideas that kids can help make:
- Trail mix
- Fruit salad
- Veggie dip
- Homemade Lunchables
- Pasta Salad
- Fruit Dip
- Energy bites
3. Pick some flowers & paint a picture
Grab a canvas and washable paint and see how your kid’s creativity unfolds as they paint the colorful spring flowers.
4. Start seedling for the summer garden
Seedling starter kits are a wonderful way for kids to learn about plants. They will be amazed while they observe as their food grows from a tiny seed.
5. Go on a hike
Hit the trails and explore the signs of spring in nature. Make hiking a blast with kids and make some fun memories.
6. Do some spring cleaning
Kids love to help Mom and Dad around the house, so keep them busy with a little spring cleaning.
E-cloths are a great way to let them help clean without the use of harsh chemicals.
7. Make a bird feeder
Welcome our feathered friends back with one of these cute bird feeders!
8. Hunt for bugs
Hunting for bugs will bring hours of entertainment to any child’s day.
9. Fly a Kite
Take advantage of the windy spring weather and go fly a kite! Order a cool kite from Amazon!
10. Jump in Puddles
April showers… bring awesome puddles for little feet to splash in!
Rain Boots for puddle jumping are the best!
11. Visit baby animals on a farm
Springtime means baby animals at your local farms and zoos. Nothing is better than cuddling and feeding baby animals!
12. Borrow & add books to a local Little Free Library
After you finish your spring cleaning, take your books to a Little Free Library to pass them on to someone new. Click here to find a Little Free Library near you.
13. Bake muffins to share with a friend
Try one of these tasty muffin recipes to share with your neighbors.
14. Go camping indoors or outdoors
Whether you pitch a tent at your nearest state park, or in your living room, camping offers so many fun activities to enjoy as a family!
15. Take a Springtime Scavenger Hunt Walk
As the weather warms up, the world wakes up for the spring season. Enjoy a springtime walk together and record how many times you see each thing on this free Springtime Tally Chart printable.
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