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10 Fun Alternatives to Fireworks
Baby, You're A Firework
This is craft from I Can Teach My Child is fun to do with children of all ages. Mix and match different colors of dye and watch the "fireworks" explode in a jar!
Light Up the Sky
Fill up some inflated balloons with LED lights and launch them off into the night sky for a dazzling display of color.
The Twilight's Last Gleaming
Along Abbey Road has found a way to put those old mason jars to good use for your holiday night. Simply splatter some glow in the dark paint in the jar, let it dry for a few hours and light it up with a battery-powered light. Little kids will love carrying around their own firework lanterns.
The firework sparklers kids love can be a bit nerve-racking for parents, so these craft sparklers from My Little 3 and Me are a brilliant substitute for the real deal! (And they last longer, too!)
Grab a Glow Stick
Glow sticks are the easiest way to swap out the ol' explosives. Fill up a bucket with a bundle of glow sticks and make a cute sign to go along with it.