15 Fun New Year’s Eve Activities for Kids

After another difficult year with holiday season plans possibly canceled or altered, it’s about time we all have something fun and festive to look forward to this New Year’s Eve as we ring in 2022.

In years past, we always made a point to go out on December 31st but, lately, celebrating at home has been our go-to plan. And, if you find yourself in a similar situation this year and are looking for cute and easy ways to celebrate the new year with your little ones, this round-up is for you.

Below, we’ve curated a list of 15 simply fun activities—from crafts and printables to party ideas and games—you can do at home with your kids this New Year’s Eve. Cheers to 2022, Everymoms!


1. Pom Pom Poppers


2. New Year’s Eve Fondue Party for Kids


3. New Year’s Eve Fizzy Baking Soda Science


4. DIY Confetti Sticks


5. New Year’s Eve Party Hat Printables


6. New Year’s Confetti Poppers


7. New Year’s Eve Mad Libs Printable


8. New Year’s Eve Balloon Clock Countdown


9. New Year’s Eve Word Scramble Printable


10. Unicorn Slime


11. New Year’s Word Search Printable


12. DIY New Year’s Eve Headbands


13. DIY New Year’s Eve Party Crackers


14. New Year’s Resolution Worksheet Printable


15. Homemade Brownie Bowl Banana Splits

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