Make Thanksgiving Dinner memorable for the kids! Creating a Thanksgiving Kids Table could be easier with these fun craft projects, free printables and table setting ideas!
A fun and friendly thanksgiving starts first with these funny Thanksgiving jokes. You will have everyone laughing!
Don’t you remember sitting at the “kids table” with your cousins during holiday meals at Grandma’s house? It was the best! Here are links for some really fun ideas to make this Thanksgiving a memorable one for your little guests.
Thanksgiving Themed Holiday Table Ideas for Kids
The check-off list right on the table from Hip Hip Hooray! is such a great way to entice the kids to try new foods — a little peer pressure is not such a bad thing! 😉 Such a great idea to make sure all the foods along with the Thanksgiving turkey get eaten!
Shindig Parties To Go has some cute printables to make everything you need to decorate a kid’s table.
If you live in a warm climate, wouldn’t it be fun to set up the children’s table outside? Savvy Moms Guide has a tutorial on a fabulous table made of hay bales, a sheet of plywood and a little burlap! Add tree stump stools, food, and kids and you have a recipe for a wonderful feast!
This pumpkin “turkey” from Very Heatherly would be so easy to make and would keep the kids entertained for quite a while.
Thanksgiving Crafts to Keep Kids Entertained
Kid friendly fall crafts and activities will ensure a perfect Thanksgiving.
Keeping kids busy and entertained during the meal keeps things running smoothly. I always set out Thanksgiving Coloring Pages.
Keep the crayons wrangled with these felt turkey crayon holders. They look so cute sitting at each table and make a great take-home party favor.
Children will love learning how to draw a turkey. A free printable provides a perfect activity sheet.
A free printable Mayflower Ship is a fun activity and can also make the table look great!
These Felt Turkey Finger Puppets are super simple to whip up for the kids to help keep them entertained during the long meal.
Wouldn’t these turkey sock puppets be fun for the kids to make and then host a puppet show for the adults.
Keep the kids included in the conversation with these Free Printable Dinner Conversation Starter Cards. The cards give the perfect conversation prompts!
Don’t forget to “dress” for the occasion! Folded pilgrim bonnets help kids dress for dinner. Have the supplies ready to go and it is another fun activity.
or make pilgrim hats. Both are sure to set a festive mood!