Activities for Kids for Every Season and Situation

Kids want to play. More specifically, kids want play with their parents. That’s a good thing, we’d say — one of the best things about being a parent, in fact — but it can be tricky if you don’t have a bunch of activities for kids ready to go. Luckily, we do. We’ve pulled together a huge assortment of great activities for kids, come winter, spring, summer, or fall, that we call Insta-Fun. It’s automatic fun: indoor and outdoor activities for kids that — blissfully — require almost no set-up.

A Vast Library of Indoor & Outdoor Activities for Kids 

There’s something for every kind of kid, parent, and situation in this collection, from a clever way to get kids exploring the great outdoors to an indoor obstacle course that’s perfect for a rainy day. There are also games that cater to how you’re feeling, whether you have the energy to build a backyard stick fort or you’re in desperate need of an activity to keep your kids entertained while you grab a much-needed lie-down.

And with dozens of different activities to try — and reinvent — there are plenty of opportunities for you to create some happy childhood memories to last a lifetime.