Go outside and get muddy with your kids! Try these fun activities for kids to play in the dirt!
We love to get outside and play in the mud together. The boys really enjoy digging, making mud pies, and driving toy construction trucks over pretend roads.
I get that it can be tough to get started playing in the mud. All that mess!
30+ Fun Activities for Kids to Play in the Dirt
I collected over 30 of our favorite fun activities of kids to play in the dirt. All you need to add is a few toys, a little imagination, and – of course – the mud!
Have fun outside with your kids when you dig into all our easy ideas!
So find a dirt patch, make some mud, and start digging!
Fun activities to build in the dirt
We love creating mud cities and towns, driving our trucks along dirt roads
Art projects to do with dirt
Art isn’t just the traditional crayons or paints. Make some muddy art with your kids using these creative ideas!
Sensory play in the dirt
Mud is such a great way to explore all five senses! Squish, squeeze, mix, stomp, and plop with glorious muddy mud!
Pretend play in the dirt
What stories will your kids tell with their trucks or mud buildings? Make a mud pie restaurant or create a whole muddy town!
Discover the 10 benefits of muddy messy outside play for kids!
Where will your imaginations take you?
Learning activities with dirt
Dirt is made for learning! From science to math, it’s all possible.