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Top 5 Spring Activities for Kids

Spring is in the air! It's the perfect time to turn off that television, and turn on the creativity, with some fun and engaging games and activities with your kids.

Here at Celebrations, we've rounded up some of our favorite DIY games and activities for Springtime. Try them all, and let the hands-on fun begin!

Food Coloring, Vinegar, and Baking Soda Magic Trick

This "magic trick" activity is super easy to execute, and will leave all children bewildered and in awe! All you'll need are some staple ingredients from around the house-- vinegar, water, baking soda, food coloring, spoons, and plastic cups-- and you're all set to be the next Houdini.

Image via How Does She

Outdoor Twister

Sure, a standard, indoor game of Twister is fun, but imagine playing on fresh grass in the warmth of the sun! We love this creative and simple DIY idea for a game of outdoor twister from You + Me.

Image via You + Me

Treasure Hunt

Nothing seems to excite a child's imagination like a quest for hidden treasure! Create your own treasure hunt game with our easy how-to.

Edible Finger Paint

Finger paint is a timeless favorite, as far as entertaining young children goes. But why stick with the plain store-bought stuff when you can make your own edible finger paint?! Kids will love to paint with (and eat) this DIY craft from The imagination Tree!

Image via The Imagination Tree

Rainbow Fun

For a game that's extremely simple, inspired by spring's abundance of rainbows and also very sweet, check out Rainbow Fun-- a kids game idea using colorful candies from our contributor, Dana Palmer!

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Jennifer Geddes
Celebrations Writer

Jennifer Kelly Geddes has hosted Christmas cookie swaps, New Year's open houses, Thanksgiving for 22, and all manner of dinner parties in her Manhattan and Ghent, NY homes.

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