Celebrate Easter with this fun Easter bucket list! You’ll find over 40 fun and creative activities and ideas (plus a free printable) to make the best of the Easter holidays every year!
Easter Bucket List
There’s something for everyone on this Easter bucket list, adults, kids, couples, family and friends will find some great Easter activities to really enjoy this Holiday to the fullest!
Best of all: most activities are free or will cost pennies.
Scroll down below for a free Easter Bucket List Printable!
1. Make Easter Cookies
Something that’s fun for everyone is making Easter cookies and eating them afterwards. Make a nice big batch with egg-shaped cookies and serve them with tea for a fun Easter tea party!
2. Make Easter Cards
Making Easter cards is fun for adults and kids alike and the receiver will even be more happy with a handmade card and a warm message. It will cheer up their day!
3. Go On a Nature Walk
This should be on your bucket list all year long actually. Going for a hike in nature whatever the season is really good for you.
Stretch those legs, forget the hurry-worry and enjoy what ever nature offers you at that moment. There’s something beautiful in nature in every season, even in the freezing cold winter!
Around the Easter holiday, there are lots of flowers to enjoy, chirping birds to listen to and nature is at the start of an exciting new beginning. Make sure you don’t miss it this year!
4. Plant new Flowers
Plant some new bulbs and anticipate their arrival.
5. Make an Easter Basket
Grab a beautiful basket from your local dollar store and fill it with goodies such as homemade cookies, jelly beans and peeps!
Add some wildflowers and dyed eggs for a fun and colorful gift that screams “Spring is in the air!”
6. Go To The Zoo
Head to your local zoo to spot those cute little baby animals!
7. Go On A Bike Ride
If the snow and ice of winter have cleared, dust off your bike and head out in nature to spot flowers and weather permitting, even enjoy a little picnic!
8. Dye Easter Eggs
Use natural ingredients such as turmeric, beets, purple cabbage and onions to safely color your eggs. Use them for an Easter egg hunt and for a nice salad afterwards.
9. Blow Some Bubbles
It was fun when you were a kid and it’s still fun when you’re an adult. Go on, live a little!
10. Make a Bird Feeder
Sure you can buy some nice ones, but making one yourself is even better. Maybe even give it an Easter theme? The birds will love it!
11. Go On An Easter Egg Hunt
Use those dyed eggs you made before and, of course, add some chocolate ones to enjoy afterwards.
12. Eat Jelly Beans
Jelly Beans are very popular around Easter. Snack on them or use them to make a colorful bracelet. Kids will love this!
13. Have a Picnic
A Picnic in Spring is so much fun! Depending on where you go, you can spot little lambs and ducks, but it all depends on the weather of course!
14. Make an Easter Ham
It’s a classic Easter dish that needs be enjoyed with loved ones.
15. Visit The Farmer’s Market
Support your local farmer and buy some delicious Easter goodies there. Visit Local Harvest to find one near you!
16. Host an Easter Brunch
Or make it a pot-luck and let everyone bring their homemade food.
17. Make an Easter Garland
Easter crafts are so much fun. Make a simple garland using a string and peeps or make one out of colorful pompoms.
18. Fly A Kite
Did you know that flying a kite is an Easter tradition in the Caribbean? Head out with your kite and clear the cobwebs in your head at the same time!
And no kite flying isn’t just for kids!
19. Go bowling
Support your local bowling alley and have a fun night with family and/or friends!
20. Have An Easter Tea Party
Bake Easter cookies, cupcakes or scones and finger sandwiches and serve them with black tea like the Brits do!
21. Make Homemade Ice-cream
It’s so much better than the store bought chemical stuff and fun and easy to do!
22. Watch Easter Movies
“It’s the Easter Beagle, Charlie Brown.” is an Easter Holiday classic. Check your local listings for viewing dates and times or get it on DVD.
Easter Movie Ideas
- Peter Rabbit
- Jesus Christ Superstar
- Easter Parade with Judy Garland and Fred Astaire
- The Dog Who Saved Easter
23. Take a Family Photo
And print it and add it to a frame or a scrapbook for lasting memories.
24. See The Cherry Blossoms
Blink and you’ll miss them, so go out and watch the trees blossom. So pretty!
25. Decorate Your Home for Easter
Pastels are always a favorite favorite around Easter. Make your own Easter decor and show it off!
26. Easter Coloring
Coloring books are fun and help you relax too! Here’s a very popular one on Amazon.
27. Make an Easter Wreath
Great for welcoming guests and easy to make. See our post on DIY Easter Wreaths for ideas.
28. Make an Easter Tree
Get some branches like magnolia or cherry blossom, a vase, ribbon and eggs (DIY or shop-bought). Arrange them in a vase for a beautiful Easter centerpiece.
29. Wear Bunny Ears
You don’t have to be a Playboy bunny to wear bunny ears! Just grab a pair (they’re very cheap) put them on your head and take a selfie. Instant pick-me-up!
30. Pin the Tail On The Bunny
A classic game that never gets old!
31. Buy an Easter Lily
A lovely Easter lily brightens up every room!
32. Eat Breakfast Outside
This all depends on the weather of course, but if it’s dry and you happen to own a fire-pit for some warmth, enjoy the singing birds and the re-birth of nature in your won backyard.
33. Change Your Sofa Pillow Covers
Pillow covers with bunnies, eggs, daffodils or pastel colors will instantly change and cheer up the look in your living room.
34. Create an Easter Photo Album
Make lasting memories by creating an Easter photo album documenting all the fun Easter holiday events you engage in.
35. Create Easter Nail Art
Paint your nails with bunnies, Easter eggs or Robin’s eggs. Check YouTube or Instagram for lots of inspiration.
36. Make Pink Lemonade
Or other pastel colors!
37. Send an Easter Card to a Friend
Homemade cards are the best, but a shop-bought with a heartfelt message will sure be appreciated!
38. Go Camping
Those first Spring nights under the stars and scent of Spring in the air. Such bliss!
39. Have a Family Game Night
Old-fashioned board and card games never go out of style!
40. Go Easter Grocery Shopping
Plan your Easter menu and go grocery shopping at your local small business!
More Easter Ideas
Easter Bucket List Free Printable
Save to your PC and print. Alternatively there’s a PDF version: Easter Bucket List Printable PDF