St. Patrick’s Day Fun For Everyone

Irish or not, there’s plenty of fun to be had in the name of St. Patrick’s Day. I’m not sure how much of that fun has to do with the actual holiday itself, but any excuse to celebrate is just fine by me! I’ve put together some tasty treats and a few crafty ideas in the gallery below to help you and yours get into the Irish spirit. Good luck and may you find a pot of gold at the end of every rainbow!

  • Shamrock Macarons 1 of 20
    Shamrock Macarons
    Let's get started with a bit of a more grownup treat, eh? These Shamrock Macarons look festive AND delicious!
    Get all the details here from Raspberri Cupcakes
  • Pot Of Gold 2 of 20
    Pot Of Gold
    Craft a colorful pot of gold using this printable and some pretzal bags.
    Details here from Beth Proudfoot
  • Leprechaun Cookie Hats 3 of 20
    Leprechaun Cookie Hats
    Green leprechaun cookie hats are just the thing for St. Patrick's Day!
    Details here from Betty Crocker
  • Homemade Shamrock Marshmallows 4 of 20
    Homemade Shamrock Marshmallows
    Have you ever made your own marshmallows before? I'm anxious to give it a try! Maybe these shamrock ones are just the thing to start with.
    Recipe and details here from Candiquik
  • Rainbow Slice And Bake Cookies 5 of 20
    Rainbow Slice And Bake Cookies
    Aren't these just lovely? They almost look like those crazy fruit roll-ups, but in cookie form instead.
    Get all the details on how to make these here from Good Life Eats
  • Rainbow Pancakes 6 of 20
    Rainbow Pancakes
    The breakfast of lucky champions, right?
    Find out how to make these here from I Am Baker
  • Lucky Gold Coins 7 of 20
    Lucky Gold Coins
    Wouldn't it be fun to tuck one of these into your kid's lunchbox? They'd love it!
    Get the details and free printable here from One Charming Party
  • Rainbow Rice Krispie Treats 8 of 20
    Rainbow Rice Krispie Treats
    Relatively easy enough, right?
    Get all the details here from Raspberri Cupcakes
  • Shamrock Shake 9 of 20
    Shamrock Shake
    I cannot vouch for the original version of this festive ice cream treat, but this one sure looks delicious!
    Details here from Your Homebased Mom
  • Lucky Charms Breakfast 10 of 20
    Lucky Charms Breakfast
    Pretty sure Lucky Charms are about as un-Irish as it gets, but this idea is super fun anyway!
    Details plus a free printable here from Thoughtfully Simple
  • St. Patty’s Day Ombre Layer Cake 11 of 20
    St. Patty's Day Ombre Layer Cake
    Eat your greens with this fun cake!
    See the full tutorial here from I Am Baker
  • Rainbow Necklace 12 of 20
    Rainbow Necklace
    Perfect for small hands and not a lot of fuss for you! These string necklaces are just the thing for some rainbow St. Patty's Day fun.
    Inspiration via Eighteen 25
  • Leprechaun Trap 13 of 20
    Leprechaun Trap
    Craft yourself up a leprechaun trap and see if you can catch one of those pesky little trouble makers. Your kids will love this!
    Details here from No Biggie
  • Rainbow Cupcakes 14 of 20
    Rainbow Cupcakes
    These technicolor cupcakes look like loads of rainbow fun!
    Details on these cupcakes here from Meet The Dubiens
  • Double Rainbow 15 of 20
    Double Rainbow
    Double rainbows mean extra luck!
    Details on this free printable here from No Biggie
  • Rainbow Jello Jigglers 16 of 20
    Rainbow Jello Jigglers
    I've yet to meet a kid that doesn't love Jello Jigglers, this rainbow version adds a little festivity to an already favorite treat!
    Details here from No Biggie
  • St. Patrick’s Day Cookies 17 of 20
    St. Patrick's Day Cookies
    Have you mastered royal icing yet? Give these St. Patrick's Day cookies a go to test your skills!
    Recipe and tutorial here from Sweetopia
  • Rainbow Friendship Bracelets 18 of 20
    Rainbow Friendship Bracelets
    This would be a great afternoon activity and just perfect for St. Patty's Day.
    Details here from Alpha Mom
  • Watercolor Rainbow 19 of 20
    Watercolor Rainbow
    Sick of all the sugar? Here's a great idea for a non-edible treat!
    Details here from Beth Proudfoot
  • St. Patrick’s Day Cake Pops 20 of 20
    St. Patrick's Day Cake Pops
    Lots of great St. Patrick's Day ideas including these green cake pops on this post.
    See more great ideas here from Bird's Party Blog


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