14 Football and Super Bowl Crafts for Kids

Painted mason jars at a football party

Mason Jar Crafts

This is the authoritative list of football game day crafts. Whether you're hosting a game day or Super Bowl party or your family just loves football, these are all fantastic and creative crafting ideas. Make some cute game day snacks, decorate your home for the party, and get the kids involved! Support your home team in style this season.

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    DIY Astroturf Bunting

    Football turf party flags
    Salty Canary

    This is the cutest football bunting we've seen to date! Super easy to make with just astroturf, scissors, and some paint. Astroturf can also be used in many other crafts, this is a great craft for adapting–maybe make a unique table runner or some cute coasters!

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    Paper Football

    paper football with banner

    Rita Shehan

    Play a game of Flick football with this easy craft! While the adults enjoy the big game, kids can fold up a piece of paper into a football and set up their own game, complete with a homemade field goal!

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    Ice Cream Sandwich Football Pops

    Ice Cream Sandwich Football Pops
    The Celebration Shoppe

    These football pops are the perfect kid-friendly dessert at any Super Bowl party (and adult-friendly for that matter). Keep them in the freezer until it's time to serve and they'll stay fresh through half time!

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    Mini Megaphones and Foam Fingers

    Mini Megaphones and Foam Fingers
    Frog Prince Paperie

    For the littlest football fans, a mini megaphone and homemade foam finger are two game day essentials. Make these with your kids the week before the game and you'll be ready to go come party time!

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    Mini Football Goal

    Mini Football Goal
    Glued to My Crafts

    If your kids love paper football, this is the craft for you. Make a tiny football goal with just some popsicle sticks and yellow markers and change the game entirely.

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    Game Day Party Mason Jars

    Game Day Party Mason Jars

    Mason Jar Crafts

    As any crafter knows, mason jars can be used for pretty much anything. These game day mason jars are super cute and perfect for holding utensils, straws, or even for drinking out of!

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    DIY Football Coasters

    DIY Football Coasters
    Tauni + co.

    These football coasters with the game day mason jars are the perfect pair! Use burlap and a little fabric paint to create adorable football coasters you can reuse every year.

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    Referee Water Bottles

    Referee Water Bottles
    Giggles Galore

    What is cuter than this? Black and white striped crafting paper and dollar store whistles make for a cute way to dress up an ordinary water bottle. Better yet, the whistles make great party favors!

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    Handprint Football Picture

    Handprint Football Picture
    Crafty Morning

    This is a great craft to make with kids to prepare for the big day. Kids love finger painting and getting a little dirty while crafting, so let loose with this easy and festive craft. It can also make a great invitation card for your watch party!

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    Superbowl Party Photobooth Props

    Superbowl Party Photobooth Props
    Sports Mom Survival Guide

    This great idea is totally easy to set up. Grab a cheap green paper tablecloth and tack it to the wall, then use these printouts to spice up the photoshoot! You can even get creative with your own ideas or include some funky glasses and football jerseys.

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    Game Day Math Game

    Game Day Math Game
    Creekside Learning

    It's never a bad idea to get a little learning out of a fun day. This game day math game is the perfect way to have fun as a family, while still teaching your kids some valuable math skills.

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    Giant Chocolate Football Rice Krispie Treat

    Giant Chocolate Football Rice Krispie Treat
    Make and Takes

    The perfect dessert snack for a low key game day party! Rice Krispie treats are a classic, and this chocolate football recipe will add some sweetness to any party. Check out the smaller rice Krispie footballs at the end of the tutorial as well!

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    Football Countdown Chain

    Football Countdown Chain
    SNAP Creativity

    Countdown the days to the Super Bowl with this cute football countdown chain! Hang it up once the day is here for a super creative decoration! The kids will love helping you with this one.

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    DIY Football Goal Post

    DIY Football Goal Post
    Play. Party. Plan.

    This craft is a great way to recycle soda cans from watch parties leading up to the Super Bowl. Set this up by the drinks for a cute and original game day party decoration.