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12 New Year’s Eve Games & Activities (w/free printables!)

These free printable New Year’s Eve games, activities and party ideas are the perfect way to bring in 2021!

It’s hard to believe another year has come and gone already, isn’t it?! And now it’s time for some fun New Year’s Eve activities for kids!

The New Year is always a great time to reflect with kids on all the fun things that happened during the past year and also look ahead and plan some awesome family activities for 2021!

So we’re rounded-up some amazing free printable games and activities that are pefect for the end of the year.


Free printable New Year's Eve games for kids, tween, teens and families

12 FREE Printable New Years Games & Activities

Entertain the whole family with these easy New Year’s Eve games and activities! 

We’re including fun ways to celebrate New Year’s Eve together along with activities for making resolutions and setting goals in the New Year.

Use the free printables to plan a New Year’s Eve celebration together, track all the important things that happened over the past year and learn about New Year’s around the world.


Printable New Year’s Eve Games & Party Ideas for Kids

Year End All About Me | The Moments At Home

New Year’s Games and Puzzles for Kids Printables Packet | Real Life at Home

Book Themed New Year’s Eve Hunt | Life with Moore Babies

Midnight Kisses New Year’s Eve Party Poppers Craft | Crayons & Cravings

New Years Eve Bingo Game for Kids | One Creative Mommy

New Year’s Eve Photo Props | Red Ted Art

If you’re an Amazon Prime member, you can watch Happy New Year, Charlie Brown or the funny Pete the Cat: Groovy New Year (both are currently FREE this week!)


Printable New Year’s Eve Activities for Families

New’s Year’s Resolutions for Kids To Encourage Them to Be Kinder | Coffee and Carpool

New Years Day Fireworks Craft Using Nature | Mother Natured

New Year’s Eve Traditions Around the World Printable Book | JDaniel4’s Mom

New Year’s Eve Glasses and Writing | A Dab of Glue Will Do

Free Printable Journal for Kids to Fill on New Year’s Eve | Adventures in a Box

And if you’re an outdoor family, enjoy this Winter Scavenger Hunt as you bring in the new year!


PLUS, be sure to check out the printable New Year’s Eve Countdown Pack too!

It’s all updated for the 2020/2021 year and is a great idea for celebrating New Year’s Eve at home!

This 16 page printable pack includes:

  • 18 Editable paper chain links: 14 pre-printed activites & 4 blank links to customize!
  • A sample Countdown schedule & New Year’s Eve ideas for families,
  • A list of New Year’s books, movies & traditions from around the world,
  • PLUS 2020 Best Memories printable & 2021 Family Goals page!

Kids of all ages (and parents!) will LOVE using this memorable activity to ring in the New Year together!

Customize your own New Year’s Eve Countdown at home and enjoy hourly activities & ideas for kids and families to do all day long!

The pack includes an hour-by-hour countdown schedule, fun ideas to do each hour and editable times! Begin at 8 am and countdown to midnight OR add in times to best fit your family’s plans for New Year’s!

It can also be used on New Year’s Day — just change the times on the editable chain links and bring in a new decade together!


More New Year’s Games & Activities:

20 Fun New Year’s Crafts & Activities

A Hour-by-Hour New Year’s Eve Countdown for Kids