50 Fun Thanksgiving Activities and Ideas for Kids

These fun Thanksgiving activities will keep kids easily entertained.

Thanksgiving is officially here, so now’s the time to start planning out the big day. But we’re not just talking about food—you need to think about ways to keep people entertained, like Thanksgiving activities for kids!

But don’t let the search for family-friendly fun-filled Thanksgiving activities overwhelm you; there are tons of options for kids of all ages to choose from, including Thanksgiving crafts for kids, baking activities and outdoor games that'll eat up all their excess energy.

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So no matter if you want simple and fun activities that’ll help pass the time before it’s time to eat, dinner table games or post-feast things to do, we have them all. Check out the 50 Thanksgiving activities for kids we have rounded up from some of our favorite blogs, that kids of all ages will enjoy doing!

<p>I Heart Crafty Things</p>

I Heart Crafty Things

<p>Keeping It Simple Crafts</p>

Keeping It Simple Crafts

<p>The Celebration Shoppe</p>

The Celebration Shoppe

<p>Artsy Fartsy Mama</p>

Artsy Fartsy Mama

<p>Joy in the Works</p>

Joy in the Works

<p>Raising Memories</p>

Raising Memories

<p>To Simply Inspire</p>

To Simply Inspire

<p>Clean & Scentsible</p>

Clean & Scentsible

<p>Smart Schoolhouse</p>

Smart Schoolhouse



<p>Art Bar Blog</p>

Art Bar Blog

<p>Schooling a Monkey</p>

Schooling a Monkey

<p>Glued To My Crafts</p>

Glued To My Crafts

<p>Live Laugh Rowe</p>

Live Laugh Rowe

<p>The Best Ideas For Kids</p>

The Best Ideas For Kids

<p>Handmade Charlotte</p>

Handmade Charlotte

<p>Country Hill Cottage</p>

Country Hill Cottage

<p>The Craft Train</p>

The Craft Train

<p>Happiness is Homemade</p>

Happiness is Homemade

<p>Living Well Mom</p>

Living Well Mom

<p>Simple Designing</p>

Simple Designing

<p>Domestic Gothess</p>

Domestic Gothess

<p>Let’s Get Together</p>

Let’s Get Together

<p>Busy Toddler</p>

Busy Toddler

<p>Play Party Plan</p>

Play Party Plan

<p>Bloom Designs Online</p>

Bloom Designs Online

<p>My Sister’s Suitcase</p>

My Sister’s Suitcase



<p>B-Inspired Mama</p>

B-Inspired Mama

<p>Growing A Jeweled Rose</p>

Growing A Jeweled Rose

<p>Hands On As We Grow</p>

Hands On As We Grow

<p>Pint Sized Treasures</p>

Pint Sized Treasures

<p>Lolly Jane</p>

Lolly Jane

<p>Buggy and Buddy</p>

Buggy and Buddy

<p>Amy Latta Creations</p>

Amy Latta Creations

<p>Polkadot Chair</p>

Polkadot Chair

<p>Fun Learning For Kids</p>

Fun Learning For Kids

<p>Project Kid</p>

Project Kid

<p>Kid Friendly Things To Do</p>

Kid Friendly Things To Do

<p>The Seasoned Mom</p>

The Seasoned Mom

<p>Delia Creates</p>

Delia Creates

<p>The Resourceful Mama</p>

The Resourceful Mama

<p>The Inspired Treehouse</p>

The Inspired Treehouse

<p>Somewhat Simple</p>

Somewhat Simple

<p>Unoriginal Mom</p>

Unoriginal Mom

<p>Craftaholics Anonymous</p>

Craftaholics Anonymous

<p>Mom of 6</p>

Mom of 6

<p>Crazy Little Projects</p>

Crazy Little Projects

<p>Thirty Handmade Days</p>

Thirty Handmade Days

<p>Typically Simple</p>

Typically Simple

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