Holi is this week and we at the South Asian Buzz wanted to share some fun and colorful ways that you can celebrate with your kids! The spring festival celebrated all around the world by Indians, and is also known as “The Festival of Colors”. It’s a joyous occasion which welcomes spring and brightness in every one’s lives.
Traditionally Holi is celebrated by playing with colored powder, during big parties with family and friends – but that can be a challenge for North American families. Whether it’s a weeknight, a cold day outside or your kids are little, nothing should stop you from celebrating the festival of colors. Here are some crafts and ideas to help you celebrate Holi with kids. We hope you enjoy this bright and beautiful festival with your family!
5 Fun Ways to Celebrate Holi with Kids
Painting can be a wonderfully creative and sensory experience for kids. This handprint painting idea lets children get really “hands-on” with paints and explore colors by mixing and blending.
Get creative with with a spray bottle and paint! Make canvases, T-shirt’s and more.
Five ingredients is all you need to make this unicorn like slime. Let your kids choose their favorite colors and enjoy making the slime.
Teach your little ones about Holi and all the traditions associated with the festival with one of these books.
Celebrate Holi during bath time and make DIY bath paints. Your little one(s) can play with colors while getting clean.
Wishing you and your family a happy and colorful HOLI!