15 Fun and Simple St Patrick’s Day Activities for Preschoolers

These 15 activities for preschoolers for Saint Patrick’s day are the best!

St. Patrick’s Day is just around the corner! This year, celebrate with your little ones by trying out some of these fun and simple St Patrick’s Day activities for preschoolers. From making shamrock crafts to learning about Irish culture, these activities will get your preschoolers excited about the holiday. I have a 4 year old daughter and a 2 year old son, and they are raving over all of these preschool St Patrick’s Day activities and can’t wait to try them out. It is amazing how spending half an hour with your toddlers or preschoolers doing a fine motor skills activity will make the day go so much more smoothly.

So break out the green outfits and get ready for some fun! Here are 15 St. Patrick’s Day activities for preschoolers that are sure to bring a smile to their faces and a skip to their steps 😉


My favorite part of St. Patrick’s Day are the Shamrock Shakes, yummy yum. Did you know that you can make these at home for a fraction of the price? This recipe from The Chunky Chef is a McDonald’s copycat and tastes and looks like the real deal. My family LOVES when I make these!

st patricks day preschooler activities



Another fun green festive drink is this delicious Pistachio Latte that is a Starbucks copycat recipe. It is so good!!

copycat Starbucks pistachio latte recipe


How do you explain St Patrick’s Day to preschoolers?

What is Saint Patrick’s Day? Saint Patrick’s Day is a big party for everything to do with the country, Ireland – it’s people, art, religion and all the things Irish people like to do. Saint Patrick’s Day happens every year on March 17, which marks the date when Saint Patrick died.

What activities are done on St Patrick’s Day?

Woman’s Day has a list of 25 fun family activities such as:
Bake soda bread.
Serve an Irish meal.
Have a shamrock cookie decorating contest.
Play a St. Patrick’s Day-themed game. 
Attend a St. Patrick’s Day parade.
Whip up a shamrock peppermint shake.

Now here is the list of 15 fun and easy St Patrick’s Day activities for preschoolers!

St Patricks Day Activities for Preschoolers

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One Comment

  1. These ideas are so great! We are a pretty crafty house and have had our fair share of spills and needed to call someone for an upholstery cleaning, ha! So I appreciate the mess-free hacks. I’m excited to try these out.

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