Activities and Fun for You and Your Children
- Classes for Kids (8)
- Creative Activities for Children (27)
- Educational Activities for Kids (21)
- Family Events (16)
- Field Trips (7)
- Outdoor Fun (16)
- Parties and Holidays
- Seasonal Activities (25)
- Summer Camps (15)
- Travel With Children (9)
Fun Activities for Kids
What do you want to do today? With this list of activities arranged by month, you'll never have to worry how you're going to entertain the kids each day.
Kids' Live Shows
Kids' live shows tour the world to bring everyone from Big Bird to Buzz Lightyear to a city near you. Browse the list of kids' live shows to find out more about each one's story line, ticket prices and touring dates.
Opening a Lemonade Stand
Ready to open a lemonade stand? Don't start your business off on a sour note. Follow a few simple rules to make your lemonade stand a success.
Wii Games for Kids
It's game on at your house tonight. Play these multiplayer, interactive Wii games with your children to make video game time more than just an hour spent on the couch.
Share Music With Children
They may love Bieber and Britney but what do your kids really know about the music? Expose your kids to generations of musical styles and the people behind them to develop a lifelong appreciation of music.
Play Indoor Hopscotch
When it's too hot or too cold outside, or you simply want to change things up, play indoor hopscotch. This variation of an old favorite gets your kids moving and having fun.
Learning Activities That Are Fun
Fun is the key to learning activities that keep your children's focus. These learning activities for preschoolers and school-age children take the pressure off so your kids can learn everything from their ABCs to cultures in other worlds.
Make an Emotions Book
Put together an emotions book with your children. It's an activity that is fun for you both while teaching them about the many different feelings they're experiencing.
Bath Toys Kids Never Outgrow
Stop buying expensive bath toys that have to be thrown away after they sit in the water for a while. These bath toys are cheap and kids never outgrow them.
Pros and Cons You've Experienced With Kids' Music Programs
There are a variety of music programs aimed at getting kids to play instruments, sing, dance and appreciate music. Parents share their experiences with music programs so you can find the one that's best suited for you and your child.
Indoor Activities for Kids
Staying inside today? Whether it's cold outside, rainy or you just feel like hanging out at home, keep the kids entertained with 10 activities that will make them forget they're playing indoors.
Readers Share Their Favorite Spring Activities for Kids
Is everyone going stir crazy at your house? Parents share their tried and true spring activities for kids.
Reader Tips for Kids' Music Programs
With so many music programs for kids available, parents usually have a hard time deciding which one is right for their family. See what other moms and dads have to say about the music classes they've enrolled in with their children.
The Election for Kids
Teach your kids about politics and their important role as a future voter. These activities help your kids learn about the political process and give them a first-hand look at elections.
Reader Tips for Fun With Dr. Seuss Books
Make Dr. Seuss's bizarre, beloved books more than words on paper. Readers share their favorite activities that bring Dr. Seuss's characters off of the pages and into your child's world.
Turkey Handprint Thanksgiving Art
Make your child's handprint Thanksgiving art you can keep as those tiny hands grow. This Thanksgiving art project helps you create cute turkeys from your child's hands, complete with wiggle eyes, a sun, clouds and grass.
Home Depot Kids Workshops
Let the kids build a fun project at no cost to you. Materials and tools are free, and the kids get to bring home wooden projects they built themselves.
Free Counting Game for Kids
Try a counting game activity that's different every time you and your kids play. Teach your kids how to count with a hands-on game that uses items around your house.
Dr. Seuss Activities for Kids of All Ages
Have a Dr. Seuss kind of day with activities for your kids that are as unforgettable as the books themselves. These Dr. Seuss activities open up your child's imagination and bring the wildly, weirdly, adorable, addictive books to life.
A Fun Educational Game for Kids - Pom Pom Pickup
Help your child learn colors, counting and sorting through a fun educational game that uses mini pom poms. These games provide hours of entertainment for toddlers, preschoolers and you.
Lowe's Build and Grow Workshops
Lowe's Build and Grow Workshops are free clinics for kids. The home improvement store provides the materials and tools, and children get to build something unique for free.
In charge of the festival games? These 10 games are easy to play, easy to make and will appeal to both the young and young at heart.