The Best Easter Party Ideas

The Best Easter Party Ideas

Spring is in the air and that means Easter is just around the corner! It’s time to dust off your bunny ears and start planning the ultimate Easter party.

Whether you’re planning a small gathering at home or a larger event with lots of guests, there are plenty of ways to make this Easter a memorable one. 

From delicious Easter recipes to creative Easter crafts for toddlers and kids, these Easter party ideas are the perfect way to help you easily create magical memories with your family this spring! 

Fun Easter Craft Activities for Kids 

Get those kids up and moving with these simple DIY Easter activities perfect for all ages! Choose one or try them all! They’re sure to keep your kids entertained at your next Easter party. 


Easy Easter Crafts

Easter-themed craft activities are a great way to keep kids entertained and engaged. You can set up a craft station with supplies such as construction paper, markers, stickers, and glue. 

You can also prepare materials for specific projects such as making Easter bonnets, painting eggs, or creating Easter baskets. 

Here are a few fun favorites your kids are sure to enjoy: 

Easter Bunny Sun Catcher 

This adorable Easter Bunny sun catcher craft from Happy Toddler Playtime is a fun Easter craft that can be enjoyed by kids of all ages at your next Easter party! The directions include a tracer to make creating this bunny a breeze!
Simply grab paper, scissors, and glue to easily create this adorable sensory-filled suncatcher.
Get the directions and full info on this springtime craft right here. 

Spring Chick Paper Plate Craft

This spring chick is the perfect craft for your next Easter party or as a fun springtime activity for toddlers and kids alike!
Create a craft station and put the supplies in labeled containers and let your kids dive in! Grab the directions at Simple as That.

Cotton Ball Paper Plate Bunny 

Here comes Peter Cottontail! Perfect for large parties, this Easter bunny craft uses fun household supplies that are both simple and inexpensive! craft designed by Happy Toddler Playtime is a great way for kids to get creative at your Easter party and bring home an adorable decoration at the same time! 

Easter Egg Decorating Station 

Painting eggs is a classic Easter activity that kids of all ages absolutely love! Here are some quick tips for creating an “egg-stra” special Easter egg hunt this spring!

  • Set up a table with a variety of egg-decorating supplies
  • Place dye, stickers, markers, and glitter in containers for the kids to choose from
  • Hold a contest for the best-decorated egg, most colorful, most creative, etc with prizes for the winners

Put a Spin on Easter Egg Decorating: USE COOL WHIP!

You can also give egg decorating a different spin this year with Cool-Whip Dyed Easter Eggs. 

This adorable Easter craft from Crafty Morning, is another great way to get some creativity flowing at your next Easter celebration. 

She also suggests using shaving cream for a non-edible version but if you have zero food allergies at your party, the Cool Whip version is pretty spectacular! 

Egg-cellent Easter Party Decorating: Made Simple 

No Easter party is complete without decorations and simple DIY party decor! Your kids will absolutely love diving into this Easter Party box and taking part in decorating your home.

This  Easter Party in a Box comes with everything you need to create the perfect Easter celebration in your home. 

The best part? You can decorate your home early on and enjoy these decorations throughout the entire easter season! 

 Here’s what’s included: 

  • Adorable Easter Balloons 
  • Easter-themed place settings
  • Completely mapped out scavenger hunt with prizes 

And so much more! 

Simply pop open the box and let Crafty Holiday Helper create magical Easter memories…minus the hassle! 

Hoppin’ Easter Party Recipes Kids Love 

Whether you’re planning a fabulously extensive Easter brunch or just hosting an Easter party with yummy snacks and Easter desserts, these Easter Recipes are sure to please! 

Easter Bunny Veggie Tray

This adorable snack tray created by Emily Enchanted is the perfect way to serve up a healthy Easter or springtime snack to your kiddos! Easy to create, you’ll love shopping for and putting this fun Easter appetizer together! 

This adorable app also makes a great centerpiece with our Easter party plates you can grab right here.

Easter Cookies or Cupcake Decoratin

Want a fun way to get the kids moving at your Easter celebration? 

Easter is the perfect time to do some baking. Prepare some sugar cookies like these adorable egg-shaped cookies from Ahead of Thyme or cupcakes in advance and set up a decorating station with frosting, sprinkles, and other decorations. 

Set up a decorating station for kids to move around and get creative with their own Easter-themed treats. 

Place Easter-themed baggies on a table and the kids can take these home as a tasty souvenir of the day.

Funny Bunny Fruit Platter

Another simple recipe to throw together for your party, this healthy snack is perfect for kids (and adults) of all ages! 

Choose your favorite fruits or follow this recipe to design your fruit platter like the one pictured above! 

Easy Easter Peanut Butter Thumbprint cookies

Whether you make these ahead of time or have the kids decorate these adorable cookies, they’re perfect for your next Easter Celebration. Get the recipe from Six Sister’s Stuff right here.

Easter-themed Games & Activities

Whether it’s an indoor party, an outdoor celebration, or a combination of both, Easter-themed games are a great way to get your kids moving at your next Easter party.

Here are a few Easter game ideas we know your kids will absolutely love! 

Classic Easter Egg Hunt

An Easter egg hunt is a classic tradition that kids love. You can make it even more fun by hiding not only chocolate eggs but also plastic eggs filled with small toys or candy or add in the eggs your kids created! 

You can also create clues or a scavenger hunt to make it more challenging for older children. 

Hide the eggs both indoors and outdoors, depending on the weather and the size of your space.

Easter Piñata

A piñata is always a hit at any party. You can make an Easter-themed piñata with paper mache and shape it like an Easter egg or a bunny. 

Fill it with small Easter-themed toys, candy or even miniature plastic eggs.

To make it more challenging for older kids, use a blindfold and spin them around before trying to hit the piñata.

Easter Bunny Photo Booth

Kids love taking photos, especially when they can dress up and use props. 

Create an Easter Bunny photo booth with a backdrop and some fun accessories such as bunny ears, noses, and tails. 

You can also include some spring-themed props such as stuffed animal bunnies, flowers, or butterflies. This is a great activity for both kids and adults, and it will provide some great photo memories for the day.

These Easter party ideas are a simple way to celebrate the holiday and keep kids of all ages entertained throughout the day!

Hop to it: Wrapping up your Easter Party 

We’ve officially hatched some eggcellent ideas for your next Easter party that are sure to be a hit with your entire family. 

Many of these activities can be modified for older or younger children so keep in mind the ages of your guests at your party to ensure everyone has a fun and safe experience. 

Whether you’re decorating Easter sugar cookies, crafting bunnies, or hosting an Easter egg hunt, get the kids involved in the party planning fun to make the day even more special.

Choose some, (or al), l of these ideas for your next Easter party, and create a memorable experience for your little ones that you’ll all cherish for years to come. 

Getting ready to plan your next party? 

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From birthday party decor and summer party fun to Halloween, Christmas and so much more, Crafty Holiday Helper is your one-stop shop for all things party!

Creating magical memories has never been easier! Shop now at Crafty Holiday Helper.


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