Are you hosting an Easter egg hunt this year or need to fill some eggs for your kids’ Easter baskets? Here are over 70 things to put in Easter eggs for kids!
Are you looking for something special to put in your kid’s Easter eggs this year? We’ve got you covered! With 70 different ideas, from practical to fun, there’s something here that is sure to make the celebration extra special.
From treats and toys to little surprises and printables, these egg-cellent ideas will keep the kiddos entertained on both Easter day and beyond! Read on for some adorable (and delicious!) inspiration.
70 Things to Put in Easter Eggs for Kids This Easter
We’ve compiled a huge variety of treats ranging from non-candy items like printables, coins, or tiny toys; to delicious snacks like gummy bears, chocolate, or jelly beans.
No matter how young or old the kiddos are – there’s something on the list that’ll bring them joy and make their faces light up when they find it!
So let’s hop right into it- Here are 70 fun things you can use fill those colorful eggs with.
Non-Candy, Non-Edible Egg Fillers
Tiny Animals or Dinosaurs
Hot Wheels cars
Puzzle Pieces (collect them all to make the puzzle!)
Sidewalk chalk eggs
Crayon eggs/ Crayon rocks
Charms (for bracelet/necklaces)
Money- coins or bills
Mini-Toys (like these tiny Rubiks cubes!)
Mini Play-Doh (or make your own and divide it into different eggs!)
Craft Supplies (googly eyes, pom-poms, sequins, etc)
Friendship bracelets (or supplies to DIY)
Self Inking Stamps
Crystals or Minerals
Flower or Veggie Seeds
Tickets for an outing- movie, sports game, zoo, etc
Slime (here are a few recipes to make: fire slime or glow in the dark slime)
Mini-Card Games (like this tiny Uno Game!)
Folded Up Coloring Pages (here are some free Easter Coloring Pages to print!)
Clues to find a larger gift or their Easter Basket
Egg Shakers (like Maracas!)
Edible Egg Fillers for Kids
Goldfish Crackers/Cheddar Bunnies
Nuts- almonds, peanuts, cashews, etc
Dried Fruit- raisins, cranberries, pineapple
Graham Cracker Bites
Gummy Bears/Gummy Worms
Chocolate covered raisins/nuts
Peanut Butter Crackers
Things to Put in Eggs Especially for Teens and Tweens
Mini-Tools (such as a pocket knife or multi-tool )
USB Flash Drive
Various amounts of cash (perfect for a teen-only, egg hunt challenge!)
Once you’ve stuffed your eggs, it’s time for some fun! Here are just a few ways you can use your eggs:
As Easter Basket Fillers
This is the traditional use for filled eggs. Kids love the surprise of opening up all those eggs on Easter morning!
For a Family (or Group) Egg Hunt
Scatter the eggs around your yard and let the kids find them! You can hide them as easily or as hard as you want.
As an Indoor Scavenger Hunt
Assign each child a color of egg and have them search the house for just that color. Make sure to keep count of how many eggs you hid of each color!
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