Springtime is finally here! The days are getting longer, the birds are chirping, and the flowers are blooming.

Which means it’s time to shake off those winter blues and enjoy the spring weather with your family.

And yes we know, spring showers do bring May flowers so there’s a possibility of rainy days ahead… which is why we’re sharing 30 fun spring activities for kids you can do both indoors AND out.

If you’re gearing up to spend spring break with kids, this list couldn’t come soon enough.

On bright sunny days, get everyone outside to enjoy all the beauty the season has to offer. Our outdoor spring activities for kids will help your child appreciate nature at its finest.


“Spring’s greatest joy beyond a doubt is when it brings the children out.” – Edgar Guest


And if the weather calls for cold or rain, no problem!

We’ve got indoor spring activities for kids that will spark your child’s creativity and excitement for all the season has in store.

Spring is a time for new beginnings and renewal. Let our list inspire you to spend some quality family time enjoying the beautiful colors and textures of nature.

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30 Spring Activities For Kids


Outdoor Activities For Kids

Get outside and really enjoy all the bounty nature has to offer! 

You might want to keep a cute rain coat, umbrella, or rain boots on hand…. just in case.

1. Plant some flowers.

2. Go for a hike.

3. Go to the farmer’s market

4. Look for baby birds in your neighborhood.

5. Go to a baseball game.

6. Fly a kite.

7. Go stargazing at night.

8. Go to a farmer’s market and pick some spring fruits and vegetables.

9. Watch for butterflies, see how many different colors you can find.

10. Go on a picnic.

11. Go on a bike ride.

12. Get creative with some sidewalk chalk.

13. Make a bird feeder and fill it with seeds.

14. Start a vegetable garden.

15. Go berry picking.


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Indoor Activities For Kids

Spring weather can be temperamental, but just because it’s cold or rainy doesn’t mean you can’t have fun. 

Check out these great spring activities for kids you can do indoors!

16. Volunteer at an animal shelter.

17. Dye Easter eggs or make Easter decorations.

18. Make homemade ice cream.

19. Get everyone involved in spring-cleaning.

20. Build a pillow and blanket fortress.

21. Decorate some spring-themed cookies.

22. Paint pretty spring pictures.

23. Create an indoor scavenger hunt.

24. Use crepe paper to make an obstacle maze (kids must go over, under or around different colors).

25. Grab some board games and have family game night.

26. Read spring-themed children’s books together.

27. Create a simple toss game with beanbags and laundry baskets.

28. Play a fun game of charades.

29. Make a bowling game with red solo cups as the pins and an indoor plastic ball.

30. Build something amazing with blocks or Legos.


“Spring is nature’s way of saying, ‘let’s party’.” -Robin Williams


Ready to take full advantage of the season with these fun spring activities for kids?

Whether you plant a flower, go for a bike ride, or decorate some Easter eggs; the best part is you’re making special memories your children will cherish.

After all, the best part of any season is spending it with the people you love. Happy Spring!


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