6 Creative Ideas to Celebrate the Olympics!

We are so excited for the 2012 Olympics in London! While we’re not exactly world-class athletes competing for gold medals (is crafting a sport?), we are still enthused spectators who love watching and rooting for our favorites!

To get you pumped for the summer games, we’ve selected six super-fun family-friendly ways to celebrate the spirit of the Olympics. Ready, get set, scroll below!

olympic medals craft

via The Imagination Tree

Now everyone can go for the gold with these quick and easy salt dough Olympic medals!

olympic torch craft

via Alpha Mom

The iconic lighting of the Olympic Flame has long been a symbol of the opening ceremony at the Olympic Games. While you may not be in London, you can still carry the flame with this DIY torch.

olympic pizza dessert

via Taste of Home

This Olympic-themed fruit pizza wins the all-around award for most tasty snack!

olympic crafts coffee filter

via No Time for Flashcards

Do you know that the interlocking Olympic rings represent each of the five different continents that participate in the games? Showcase your Olympic spirit and make your own homemade coffee filter rings.

olympics ideas for kids

via A Small Snippet

Feeling competitive? Throw your own Olympics-themed party – design your own sporting events and experience your own mini-competitions at home! Click here for party ideas and inspiration.

via I Can Teach My Child

These incredibly easy-to-make fireworks in a jar are a bright and colorful way to celebrate the great victories at the games!

What Olympic events are you and your family most excited about?


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