Carnival Crafts and Activities for National Carnival Day (Feb 26)

Kids will have fun celebrating National Carnival Day on February 26th with these fun, creative, and unique carnival crafts and carnival activities.
Carnival Crafts and Activities to Celebrate National Carnival Day February 26th. Lots of fun, clever ideas for toddler, preschool, prek, kindergarten, first grade, or 2nd grade kids for school themes, family fun, homeschool, special days, party themes, or circus theme activities.

Right in the middle of winter we have one day of festivities and fun to celebrate: National Carnival Day!

National Carnival Day falls on February 26 and is the perfect faux holiday to bridge the gap between Valentine's Day and St. Patrick's Day.

I've rounded up a list of carnival crafts, carnival activities, carnival printables, and carnival books you can use on that day to make it special. Who knows, National Carnival Day might just become one of your new favorite holidays!

National Carnival Day

Celebrate this unique holiday in a fun and educational way with these fun ideas.
Carnival Crafts

Carnival Crafts

These carnival crafts will have your kids giggling and laughing all day long, no matter how cold it is outside!

Carnival Kids Activities

Carnival Activities

Try these fun carnival activities on National Carnival Day to celebrate the magic of carnivals.

Carnival Worksheets for kids (circus theme printables)

Carnival Printables

These carnival-themed printables will make learning a lot more fun.


Carnival Books

Read these books on carnival day or in the days leading up to the holiday.

Brenda is a full-time writer and homeschooling mom to two girls. Brenda blogs about STEM activities and ADHD homeschooling at Schooling a Monkey. When she isn't working, you'll find Brenda sipping on coffee with her nose in a book.

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.