With good planning and plenty of activities for the kids, New Year’s Eve can be fun for the whole family. Games and crafts are a must for keeping the kiddos awake and relatively calm all the way up to midnight. Here are some of our favorite kid friendly crafts to help ring in the New Year with a bang!
Party poppers are fun for kids and adults, so be sure to make enough for everyone!
“Party Animal” noisemakers are fun to make and play with. These would also make an awesome birthday party craft.
Paper Plate Party Animal – Crafts by Amanda
I try to schedule some calm activities for whenever my nieces are visiting and I know we will be staying up late. Painting with a variety of materials is a great opportunity for a focused relaxing activity. These fireworks on black construction paper make awesome New Year’s Eve Party decor as well.
Fireworks Paintings – Fantastic Fun and Learning
New Year’s Eve Party Poppers can be made with items you certainly can find around the house and they are a must have for any New Year’s Eve celebration.
New Year’s Eve Party Poppers – Make and Takes
While the older kids craft and play games the little ones might enjoy sensory table play with New Year’s Celebration Slime!
New Year’s Slime Sensory Play – Little Bins for Little Hands
Easy to make and safe for little hands, this sparkler firework craft doesn’t leave anyone out from the New Year’s Eve celebration.
Sparkler Firework Craft – Kids Craft Room