Family Activities To Do In March

Family Activities To Do In March

March means that Spring is well and truly on it’s way, and there is promise of nicer weather! A lot goes on in March, and whilst the weather can still be a little unpredictable, there’s plenty to do both inside and out. So if you are looking for some ideas and inspiration for Family Activities to do in March read on!

Winter is nearly over, and March brings much to celebrate. With Shrove Tuesday and the start of Lent, World Book Day, St Patrick’s Day and Mother’s Day towards the end of the month, there are plenty of family activities to do in March to keep you busy.

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Family Activities To Do In March

Arts and Crafts

St. Patrick’s Day crafts and some inspiration and ideas for some simple DIY World Book Day costumes should keep you busy!

How to Make a Shamrock paper Chain

Make A Shamrock Paper Chain

A St. Patrick’s Day twist on the classic paper chain. A really simple but effective craft to do with the kids, and a great opportunity to teach them all about St. Patrick’s Day.

DIY World Book Day Costumes

Simple DIY World Book Day Costumes

Some great ideas for DIY World Book Day costumes. This year we are going as the Gruffalo and the witch from Room on the Broom.

It’s also Mother’s Day at the end of the month, keep your eyes peeled for my bumper round up of Mother’s Day card ideas that the kids can make, coming soon!


With the nicer weather (hopefully) round the corner, it’s time to think about getting out in the garden and planting up the veggie patch. It is also a great time to introduce gardening to your little ones. Subscription boxes can be a great way to do this if you’re not naturally green fingered yourself.

It is also the start of horticultural show season, and my kids love to enter the children’s classes. There are loads of benefits for children entering the shows, and it’s something I’m really passionate about. Have a read of the blog post to see why.

Willow and Wild Box

Willow and Wild Box Review

Oliver really enjoyed this box. He loved the crafts and planting his pea and poppy seeds and watching them grow!ing

Horticultural Show

Why We should Encourage our Children to Enter Horticultural Shows

My children love entering our local show, and there are loads of benefits of encouraging kids to get involved.

Outdoor Activities

There’s lots you can do outside this time of year! With a spring in your step check out these activities.

“Spring is the time of plans and projects”

leo tolstoy
How to Make Your Own Bug Trap

Make a Bug Trap

It’s a great time of year to make a Bug Trap for your nature inquisitive little ones.

Garden Activities & Crafts for Kids

This was a guest post as part of my Get In Your Garden series I ran a few years ago. Loads of ideas in here for some great outdoor activities.

In The Kitchen

With Pancake Day, St. Patrick’s Day and Mother’s Day all in March, there are lots of great excuses to get in the kitchen!

7 Alternate Pancake Day Recipes

7 Alternative Pancake Recipes for Shrove Tuesday

There’s a pancake recipe in here for everyone!

St Patrick's Day Cupcakes

St Patrick’s Day Cupcakes

These cute cupcakes are really simple to do with the kids.

Flower Pot Mini Cakes

These little cakes are perfect for this time of year and also make great gifts for Mother’s Day.

Hopefully this has given you some inspiration for family activities to do in March!

Whatever you decide to do, have a great month!

Kerry x


  1. March 19, 2019 / 1:09 am

    This march has been such a great month for celebrations and things to inspire activities. This is a great list of creative projects! #kidsandkreativity

  2. Carla@ouramanahsourfutures
    March 20, 2019 / 7:21 pm

    Those at Patricks cupcakes look fabulous. So creative! They must have taken a while to put together #kidsandkreativity

  3. March 27, 2019 / 9:13 pm

    Love the paper chains – so simple #kidsandkreativity

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