Fun Flag Day Activities for Kids

Flag Day is celebrated in the United States on June 14th. The holiday celebrates the adoption of the US flag - which happened on June 14th in 1777 and became an official holiday in 1949. Want to have some fun celebrating Flag Day? Try some of these Flag Day Activities and Craft Ideas for Kids.
Flag Day Kid Activities and crafts for kids to celebrate on June 14th. These are great summer activities to add to your summer bucket list.


Teaching kids the significance of honoring our flag is an important thing - it teaches them about honor and patriotism. Flag Day is the perfect time to celebrate this iconic symbol of the United States.


Have fun with these Flag Day Activities or make some fun Flag treats! You can even spend some time learning about the importance of the flag with some fun books about the American flag. Have fun celebrating Flag Day!



flag day activities for kids

Flag Day Activities for Kids

  1. Pom Pom American Flag Painting from Crafty Morning
  2. Stars & Stripes Sensory Bin from Cutting Tiny Bites
  3. Popsicle Stick American Flag Magnet from This Girl's Life Blog
  4. Easy Flag Craft from Schooling a Monkey
  5. Glitter American Flag from Mini Monets & Mommies
  6. Patriotic Pattern Block Painted Flag Craft from The Preschool Tool Box
  7. American Flag Suncatcher from No Time for Flashcards
  8. USA Flag Kid Painted Canvas Art from Mama's Happy Hive
  9. Grand Old Flag Giant Mosaic from Cutting Tiny Bites
  10. American Flag Playdough Mat from Totschooling
Flag crafts for kids

  1. Washi Tape Flag Kids Craft from I Heart Crafty Things
  2. Foam American Flag from The Country Chic Cottage
  3. Lego American Flag Patriotic Activity from Little Bins for Little Hands
  4. Simple Flag Craft for Kids from I Heart Crafty Things
  5. Flag Shirt Tutorial from Kids Activities Blog
  6. Flag Day Activity for Kids from No Time for Flashcards
  7. Patriotic Hand Print American Flag from B-Inspired Mama
  8. American Flag Fingerprint Counting from Fun Handprint Art
  9. Q-Tip American Flag from 3 Dinosaurs
  10. Paint Stick Button Flag from I Heart Crafty Things
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Flag Day Snacks & Treats

Add some fun treats to your Flag Day celebration! Here are a few fun sweets and treats you can make with your kids:
  1. American Flag Surprise Cake from Schooling a Monkey
  2. Spiral Sparkler & Flag Cookies from The Monday Box
  3. Patriotic Fruit Flag from The Gardening Cook
  4. Patriotic Pepperoni Pizza from Kenarry
  5. Easy American Flag Cookie Dessert from Thinking Outside the Sandbox Family
  6. American Flag Fruit Kebobs from Feels Like Home
  7. Painted Toast Flags from Coffee Cups and Crayons

Flag Day Books for Kids

Learn more about Flag Day with these books:
Have another idea for celebrating Flag Day? Leave me a comment and tell me about it!

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Tonia is a homeschooling mom to one daughter, married to her high school sweetheart, and owner of one crazy beagle. She blogs at The Sunny Patch about the life & adventures of a homeschooling family. You can find her on FacebookPinterest, TwitterGoogle+, and Instagram.



Beth Gorden
Beth Gorden

Beth Gorden is a homeschooling mother of six who strives to enjoy every moment with her kids through hands-on learning, crafts, new experiences, and lots of playing together. Beth is also the creator and author of 123 Homeschool 4 Me where she shares 1000+ free printables, creative homeschool lessons, crafts, and other fun ideas to help preschool and homeschooling families have fun while learning and exploring together.