Keep Kids Busy with these 10 Thanksgiving Crafts

With Thanksgiving right around the corner, we’ve definitely got turkey, pumpkin pie, and of course family time on the brain. We love gathering with our family on Thanksgiving day and spending time together! If you’re like us, you have extra little ones around on Thanksgiving weekend and want to have activities ready to go to keep them occupied once boredom hits in. Keep reading to see all ten of our favorite Thanksgiving DIYs, printables, and activities to keep your little ones busy!

Thankful Turkey Activity Boxes
These colorful turkeys are super fun to make, but also get your guests thinking about what they’re thankful for this year!

Butternut Squash Bunnies
Who says bunnies are just for Easter? Turn butternut squash into cute woodland bunnies for your table this year.

DIY Turkey Finger Puppet
This simple craft is perfect for younger kids. Plus, you’ll have a Thanksgiving puppet show to watch after dinner!

Mini Turkey Roast Pinatas
Have your kids help you craft these playful pinatas ahead of time to use as place settings at the kids and adult table!

4 Thanksgiving Printables for Kids
Talk about adorable – print out all four of these matching printables for the perfect kids table.

Napkin Ring Ornaments
Kids can decorate these DIY clay napkin rings to use at Thanksgiving dinner, and then turn them into a mini frame ornament for the Christmas tree!

DIY Turkey Pie Toppers
Gobble gobble! Give pie a glittery makeover with these DIY turkey toppers. Perfect for pumpkin pie, or whatever dessert or cake you have on the menu, these turkeys add a playful touch to it all.

Printable Thanksgiving Scritch Scratch Activity Sheet
Kids and adults alike will love this printable scratch card this Thanksgiving weekend!

No-Sew Felt Pumpkin Table Runner
Use felt to make this custom table runner for your table this year! It’s a no-sew project so you’ll be done it no time, and you can completely customize the size to fit your dining table perfectly.


DIY Wood Block Turkeys
Make these wooden block turkeys as fun Thanksgiving decor – perfect as centerpieces on a table, kids will have lots of fun using colorful feathers to make their own fun turkeys.

If you’re looking for some delicious pumpkin treats to whip up this Thanksgiving, check out these yummy pumpkin recipes!