Whether it’s Indian Independence Day, Diwali or Halloween, there’s nothing like a celebration to bring your loved ones together. At Surf excel, we know how much fun these occasions are for kids – and what great learning opportunities they are. So whether you’re looking for Halloween ideas for kids or some Holi craft ideas, we’ve got plenty of kids party games and activities to inspire you.

Browse all articles
( 49 items )
  • Holi Games & Activities
    Holi Games & Activities
    Holi is by far one of the most exhilarating times in India. The festival of colours is a time when barriers are broken down, when social norms are ignored, and when communities really come together as one. But with large crowds, loud and lively celebrations, and a constant on-the-go energy, it can sometimes feel difficult […]
  • How to Make Clay Ganesha
    How to Make Clay Ganesha
    Find out what Ganesha Chaturthi is, how it's celebrated, and how to make clay Ganesh idols here.
  • Celebrate Onam!
    Celebrate Onam!
    Celebrate the colourful harvest festival of Kerala with these fun Onam activities for kids!
  • Diwali Wishes and Messages
    Diwali Wishes and Messages
    Share the joy of Diwali with your friends and family with these messages and wishes!
  • Christmas is one of the most enjoyable holiday periods for doing art and craft activities with your children. In fact, there are so many opportunities to do Christmas crafts with your kids that sometimes it’s hard to choose which ones to do first! It’s also always a messy time of year, so don’t forget about […]
  • Mother’s Day Ideas for Kids
    Mother’s Day Ideas for Kids
    Even younger kids can make Mother's Day – or any other day – really special with these thoughtful gestures!

What can we learn from celebrations?

Every celebration has its own history, and taking part is the best way for your little one to learn about different cultures – and their own, too! Whether you’re giving a history lesson through the medium of Indian Independence Day activities for kids or teaching them about different Christmas traditions around the world, there’s a lesson behind every celebration.

Celebrations bring people together, children and adults alike; taking part in a holiday activity together is a great way for people to bond across generations. Why not use our Onam games ideas to get the whole family trying something new, or some Christmas craft ideas for kids as an excuse to get them playing with friends or classmates? You’ll even find great ideas of kids party games to play during the celebrations.

One of the best things about celebrations is that they happen throughout the year. From Holi craft activities that celebrate the Festival of Colour to Halloween ideas for kids and Christmas craft ideas for kids that help celebrate global events, there’ll be no end of inspiration for you and your family each month.