The ultimate collection of Valentine’s Day activities for kids whether you’re looking for Valentine’s day games, crafts, or things to do together! This list of Valentine’s Day activities is full of great ideas to get everyone involved in the holiday, not just the romantics. Whether you are celebrating at home with the family, in a classroom, or from afar, there are fun ideas for everyone.
With Valentine’s Day right around the corner and plenty of parents, teachers, room moms (and everyone else) planning Valentine’s Day activities for kids, I thought it’d be fun to put together a huge list of the best ideas I could fine!
If you’re not here looking for Valentine’s Day activities for kids, check out this fun date night deck that includes tons of date nights that would be perfect for romantic Valentine’s Day activities!
As the room mom who has planned countless Valentine’s Day parties for my boys’ classrooms, I’ve tried out a lot of different Valentine’s Day activities over the past ten years. I’ve even created plenty of my own Valentine’s Day games.
Every year we like to try something new, so I put together this huge collection of fun Valentine’s Day activities so if you’re like me and looking for unique and fun ideas, try out one of these. Kids of all ages will have so much fun doing one or all of these!
Oh and one side note – this list doesn’t include any printable Valentine’s Day cards. Exchanging valentines is obviously a fun Valentine’s Day activity, but I already have an entire post on the best Valentine’s Day cards for kids, so you can get on making those homemade valentines there!
Free printable Valentine’s Day Activities
I wanted to kick off this list with several easy activities that you can do without any prep. These free Valentine’s printables are fun and ready to go, making them a great choice for anyone with a busy schedule. Plus, they all just use simple materials – paper really!
Valentine’s Days Games
You can never go wrong with playing games. In this list, you’ll find some of the best Valentine’s Day games out there that work for families, for a youth group activity, or in a classroom setting. However you choose you play them, you will be glad you did.
Valentine’s Day Food Activities
It’s hard to imagine Valentine’s Day without heart-shaped cookies and chocolates. In this section, you’ll find some of the best food-related activities for the holiday that you can either do in a classroom, with a group, or with your own family!
Hands-on Valentine’s Day Ideas
I want to finish this list with a variety of hands-on Valentine activities such as science experiments, ice hearts, and catapults. These activities are things that can be made at home but aren’t meant to hang on the wall like Valentine’s Day crafts, but are meant to be played with.
These fun activities are a great way to celebrate the holiday without doing another craft or doing another movie marathon. They’re perfect for a Valentine’s Day full of laughter, love, and lots of fun with your friends and family!