50 Ways to Keep Kids Entertained During a Blizzard

Wondering what to do with the kids during the bad weather, here are 50 ways to keep your kids entertained.

  1. Indoor Ice Skating
  2. Balloon Volleyball
  3. Build a Fort
  4. Edible Winter Forest
  5. Do some modern art
  6. Make bird feeders from recyclables
  7. Race paper airplanes
  8. Indoor “snowball” fight with balled up socks.
  9. Have a beach day. In the living room.
  10. Hot Cocoa Bar
  11. Read lots of stories
  12. Make a pot of homemade soup and read storybooks about soup while you wait for it to simmer.
  13. Play dough bakery
  14. Winter tree painting
  15. Scratch art Valentines
  16. Build a mini movie theater for stuffed animals
  17. Puffy paint snowflakes in the microwave
  18. Make a beautiful window display
  19. Make your own paint
  20. Fill up some busy bags
  21. Make a shadow puppet theater
  22. Snowflake suncatchers
  23. Paint up some story stones and take turns telling stories
  24. Open a pretend pizzeria
  25. Make smoothies and drink them up with silly mustache straws
  26. Make your own cherry blossoms
  27. Have a birthday party for your favorite teddy bear
  28. Living room picnic
  29. Try a game of carpet golf
  30. Build a cardboard city
  31. Open a pretend ice cream shop — bring in a container of snow for “ice cream”
  32. Newspaper play structures
  33. Marshmallow and toothpick sculptures
  34. Snow filled sensory bin
  35. Play in a laundry basket
  36. Use masking tape for roads and blocks for buildings — a town for toy cars to explore
  37. Open a pretend flower shop
  38. Write a letter or put together a package for a faraway friend
  39. Do puzzles together
  40. Printable play space for small toys
  41. Paint with water on a chalkboard
  42. Take a mini-vacation without leaving your house
  43. Living room dance party
  44. Printable bird house play set
  45. Make friendship necklace kits to give to friends
  46. Create an awesome remote
  47. Make an easy fishing game
  48. Bake cookies together
  49. Make a marble run
  50. Make ice ornaments

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