St. Patrick's Day Play Date | The OT Toolbox

St. Patrick's Day Play Date

How is it March already??  We've got lion-like weather yet again around here, but spring, rainbows, and lamb-weather are on the horizon, Yay!  We scoured the Share It Saturday features this week for all things St. Patrick's Day to bring you the Ultimate St. Patrick's Day Play Date Party.  It's time to get in a spring-like mood and a fun little themed play date or preschool party sounds like just the thing!  No need to go all party crazy, just call a few friends and have fun with St. Patrick's Day fun.  Check out the ideas below for green-themed party ideas for the kids! 

St. Patrick's Day Play Date Ideas

St. Patrick's Day Party Snacks for Kids

Every play date needs some snacks.  3 Boys and a Dog has six St. Patrick's Day treats that are fun and festive.  These healthy rainbow snacks were a big hit in our house.

St. Patrick's Day Songs for Kids

Get the party started with some Leprechaun Songs for St. Patrick's Day from Let's Play Music.  Wouldn't these be fun songs to sit the kids in a circle for a preschool sing-a-long?

St. Patrick's Day Printable Pages for Kids

Set up a little table with some print outs to keep the kids busy and having fun with friends.  These scissor cutting practice sheets from Makeovers & Motherhood or these St. Patrick's Day Coloring Pages from 3 Boys and a Dog would be perfect!  Scatter a box of crayons and a pile of printable sheets on a little picnic table are all you need.

St. Patrick's Day Games and Activities for Kids

Kids will love a few St. Patrick's Day games and activities.  Try this Clover Tic Tac Toe game from The Mamade Diaries.  This Four Leaf Clover Craft from Danya Banya is perfect for toddlers to grade school-aged.  If sensory play is your thing, this green rice sensory bin from Little Bins for Little Hands looks like so much fun...throw a sheet down on the floor (or a baby pool set up indoors would work, too!) and let the kids in on the sensory fun with 3 Rainbow Sensory Bins!

Do you have a play date or preschool party planned for St. Patrick's day?  Necessary, NO!  Fun, YES!  Call a few moms of tot-sized friends and get together for a little play time and have fun with green activities and snacks!  If you do plan something fun, share it with us on our Facebook page.