Almost every kid can appreciate a chocolate bunny or some jelly beans in their Easter basket. But, if you don't want to give them a sugar rush this year, a thoughtful stuffer can be an even better addition to their baskets.
Regardless of what they're into, there's no shortage of fun trinkets that can bring a smile to their face. We set out to find the best Easter gifts for kids — for every interest. Whether your child is a big fan of family game night or loves cooking with Mom or Dad in the kitchen, we’ve rounded up Easter basket filler ideas for a range of hobbies and interests.
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- Easter basket stuffers for the board game lover
- Easter basket stuffers for the outdoorsy sporty kid
- Easter basket stuffers for the little artist
- Easter basket stuffers for the self-care maven
- Easter basket stuffers for the aspiring chef
- Easter basket stuffers for the gamer
Easter basket stuffers for the board game lover
If you're gifting for a board game-lover between the ages of 8 and 12, this Amazon's Choice pick will earn you the title of No. 1 Mom or Dad. Older players will experience the nostalgia of one of their favorite childhood games, while the younger ones have fun battling Bowser and collecting stars until "retirement."
Inspired by the popular video game, this Jenga set keeps things interesting with colored pieces, character appearances and a new spinning feature that can make the race to the top more challenging.
This may not technically be a board game, but if they like to build, this little set still makes for a great basket stuffer. It includes over 60 pieces that they can use to build a sweet bunny.
This easy-to-learn food-themed game keeps kids having fun until the very last card is played. The game is quick and is appropriate for ages 7-77, according to the brand.
This colorful can contains 30 different mini games appropriate for three to 30 players.
A game of telephone meets the drawing action of Pictionary in this fun family game.
In this card game, players listen to one-word clues to try to correctly guess the Disney character. Not only is this fun for hardcore Disney fans, it's also a great way for kids to improve their vocabulary and description skills.
A party game where you predict what others are thinking, Blank Slate is perfect for kids ages 8 and older.
Easter basket stuffers for the outdoorsy sporty kid
Whether they're into basketball or cartoons, this adjustable hat is a slam dunk.
These bottles are made with double-walled vacuum insulation to keep water ice cold for hours (and hot liquids at the correct temperature for up to 12 hours). They come with a laser engraved logo, three free lids and are even less pricey than some of their counterparts.
Kids can do the twist in style with these colorful light-up hula hoops.
Bugs like scorpions and beetles are encased in resin in this nature-exploring set that comes with a magnifying glass and fun fact sheets.
These round hacky sacks are perfect for outdoor play and encourage hand-eye coordination.
These high-quality basketballs are available in a variety of sizes, making them a fun gift that’s appropriate for kids of all ages.
Easter basket stuffers for the little artist
This bunny-shaped book is the perfect Easter basket addition for your artist in training. If they're not ready for paints or crayons, get their creativity flowing with these seasonal stickers, all designed in spring-inspired shapes as well as letters of the alphabet.
Let them unleash their inner artist out on the sidewalk, not on the walls of your home. Each pack comes with a set of six chalk pieces, all egg-shaped and dual-sided, giving you two colors in one!
This set of fusible beads from Perler lets kids create dogs and cats in any color combination their imagination can dream of.
This 24-pack of colored pencils is a perfect addition to any kid’s art supply collection. The pencils are nontoxic and made of durable barrels that won't splinter when broken.
Let your artistic kid have a hand in the decorating of your outdoor space with this rock painting kit. The glow-in-the-dark paint will create a multicolored fluorescence that you can see once the sun goes down. It's perfect for decorating your porch or leaving in the kid's room as an unconventional night light.
This jewelry making set comes with everything kids need to make three beaded charm bracelets.
This kit comes with 60 bright pieces of origami paper, stickers and easy-to-follow instructions.
Creative kids can design more than 30 shrink art charms with this crafty kit.
Easter basket stuffers for the self-care maven
Make the face-washing process a little easier — and more stylish — with this soft and fuzzy headband. It will keep their hair out of their face, so they can spend less time pushing loose strands out of the way and more time admiring the cute ears built into the hair piece.
This popular set includes a bright pink travel case filled with 10 brushes that they can use to create a range of makeup looks. They will love the unicorn-inspired handles and pastel rainbow color of the bristles!
Nontoxic and designed for kids, this mini nail polish comes in several bright colors and makes a perfect Easter basket treat.
These fun lip glosses are made with mango butter for hydration and, according to the brand, change color with the wearer's emotional and body temperature changes.
These wash-off temporary tattoo markers are a colorful way for kids to experiment with creating their own body art. They're safe on skin and have a long-lasting formula — until they decide to take it off with a little soap and water.
This out-of-this-world eye shadow palette will make any makeup fan feel over the moon.
These bright and cheery nail stickers will make kids feel like they’ve just left the nail salon.
Easter basket stuffers for the aspiring chef
They can have a sweet treat — and make it too! This kit includes a cookie mix, egg-shaped cookie cutters, a royal icing mix and three icing color packets.
Kids will love eating meals off this rainbow stainless steel set from Ahimsa.
Adventurous kids who like trying new snacks will enjoy this monthly subscription box, which gives kids a variety of foods from around the world each month.
From s’mores to pizza, kids will have a ball trying out new popcorn flavorings from Spiceology.
Each month, Raddish Kids sends families a collection of easy-to-follow recipes, kitchen tools and more. Whether themed around a specific country, season or other event, each box brings a fun new culinary experience for kids who love to cook.
Easter basket stuffers for the gamer
A serious gamer needs a place to put their essentials when it comes time to power down. This cool headphone stand will keep the fun going with its bright lights and charging ports for their phone or headphones.
One of the newest Super Mario Bros. games for the Nintendo Switch, this one calls on the classic collection of Nintendo 64 Mario Party games and lets you play your favorite minigames with all your favorite characters.
Encourage kids to take a break from their screens with this bead fusing craft kit that teaches them about algorithms, encryption, sequencing and more.
Give your kids’ eyes a rest with these glasses from Pixel that are perfect for those who spend a lot of time staring at screens. The stylish glasses filter 50 percent of blue light and up to 95 percent at the strongest wavelengths.
This stylish graphic T-shirt is perfect for kids who are glued to their Playstation controller.
An Xbox wireless controller in the shade Pulse Red is sure to put a smile on your little gamer’s face.
This child-sized weighted blanket features creepers from the popular game, Minecraft.
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