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Pinterest Games And Crafts To Keep The Kids Entertained For Hours!

Because we all need inspiration on a rainy afternoon...

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Pinterest Games And Crafts To Keep The Kids Entertained For Hours!

Get ready for the bank holiday weekend by scrolling through our pick of the best activities for kids on Pinterest. Whether the sunny Saturday suddenly turns rainy (which let's face it, will probably happen!) or you just want to encourage your little one's creative side, these fun projects and games will keep children entertained for hours. 

We've cherry-picked a mix of kids' activities that will help the whole family spend quality time together. Or perhaps you'd really like some time to yourself this weekend! If that's you, then our round-up will keep little hands busy with clever crafts and engaging games. The best part is that these ideas don't cost an arm and a leg. In fact, you probably have everything you need already at home. Get ready for a weekend of fun with our pick of Pinterest's best activities for kids. Bookmark it now and you'll thank us later! 

1. painting with veg

Got some extra celery lying around from last night's dinner? Get painting! 

2. balloon tennis

Keep kids entertained with a simple game of balloon tennis.

3. make a basket...with newspaper

Children will love building this basket almost as much as you'll love the end result!

4. serve ice cream from a bag

There's no need for an ice-cream maker in this child-friendly ice cream recipe...

5. play with bubble snakes

The only thing better than playing with bubbles? Playing with bubble snakes!

6. get scientific

Turn milk and vinegar into plastic. Who knew? 

7. bring out a classic

Get kids moving with a good old game of 'Simon Says'.

8. don't forget older kids

Origami, anyone?

9. make things out of loo roll

Who knew that a loo roll could be so much fun?

10. mAKE AN 'I'm bored' jar

Just the thing for a quiet weekend!

11. Have an a-mazing time 

Make a maze!

12. Make pavement paint

You only need three household ingredients...

13. Pick some flowers together... 

And then let their imaginations run wild!

14. get outside

Kids will love running around the garden on this nature scavenger hunt.

Looking for more fun activities for kids? We've got 7 super simple kids crafts that you can make with cereal plus 10 free ways to entertain the kids at home. Don't forget to stock up on children's games, toys and crafts supplies at Asda