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20+ Exciting Easter Basket Ideas for Tweens

a plate of easter treats

Do you love the tradition of your child leaving out an Easter basket to be filled with goodies?

As children get older, there’s a lot more fun and creativity you can add to their Easter baskets.

Even though they may already know the Easter Bunny doesn’t exist, it is still fun to celebrate the holiday together and keep the traditions alive.

These Easter basket ideas for tweens and premade Easter baskets are great gift ideas that they can enjoy throughout the year and get some enjoyment out of. Of course, throwing a few extra pieces of their favorite candy or chocolate in there won’t hurt!

Pre-filled Easter Basket Ideas for Tweens

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Filled Easter Basket for Girls

Full of items that tween girls can use and enjoy for months to come, this Easter basket comes prefilled with beauty items, candy, and other goodies that your maturing tween girl will love.

She will love her day of pampering and the candy included in the box for a sweet treat.

Tween Boy Gift Box

If your tween boy is too cool for cute little Easter bunnies and all things pastel, go with a neutral boys gift box full of tween favorite toys from gaming gifts to small sweet treats.

A good substitute for a traditional Easter basket while still making them feel included in the Easter fun and gifting tradition.

DIY Easter Gift Baskets for Tweens

If you’d rather put together a few Easter and spring-themed ideas of your own and create your own tween Easter basket to remember, here are some ideas what you could include:

Fun Easter Egg Fillers

easter egg fillers, fun wooden discs with rewards inside easter eggs

A fun and exciting Easter egg filler suitable to your pre-teen. Instead of finding a little chocolate or toy, a special treat or reward awaits inside each egg (or will they get a chore instead?)

These can be great for either tween Easter baskets or hiding in a tween scavenger hunt.

Easter Eggs with Mini Snakes

Add a little extra surprise with your Easter egg hunt with these pre-filled surprise toy eggs. Inside each is a mini snake cube block fidget toy.

Cozy Cute Bunny Slippers

What could be cuter in your tween girl’s Easter basket then these fluffy bunny slippers? Practical too! A gorgeous Easter-themed guft they can keep using year-round.

The Great Big Easter Activity Book

Is your tween a puzzle fan? Packed full of coloring pages, mazes, sudoku and challenging puzzles, this is a greater non-sugar Easter basket filler for older kids up for the mental challenge.

Bunny Farts Cotton Candy

Bunny Farts: Perfect Easter Basket Stuffer for Boys and Girls. Novelty Lined Notebook. Great Easter Gift For Kids. Features A Bunny, A Fart, Or An ... Is Always Funny When It Comes To Children.

Tell us a tween boy who won’t get a seriously good giggle from a bag of bunny farts in his Easter basket?

Maybe accompany it with a bunny farts book if that would suit your sons sense of humor!

Would You Rather for Kids Easter Edition

Jokes are fun no matter what age you are and if you have a jokester tween in the family, this Would You Rather book will make a great gift.

The jokes and questions are Easter-themed making it the perfect addition to their Easter basket.

Easter Mazes Book

Perfect for your older tweens and tweens, this challenging maze book would make the ideal Easter basket addition for a tween whose into puzzles. Over 150 entertaining puzzles with 3 different levels of challenge!

Nail Polish

A cute and colorful Easter basket idea for tween girls, festive colors of Easter and spring with pastel shades to perfectly match their Easter outfits.

Flower Pendant Necklace

Available with various colored stones, we love the spring vibes from this cute piece of girls jewelry. Your maturing tween girl will love getting this flower-shaped pendant necklace in her Easter gift basket, or they’re perfectly sized to slip in as an Easter egg filler too.

Easter Bath Bombs

easter bunny bath bombs

These cute little bunny shaped bath bombs can be the perfect addition to a tween girl’s Easter basket.

Beautifully colored and scented they make a wonderful sweet festive treat, without the dental bills!

LEGO Easter Bunny

Little LEGO fans will absolutely love creating this miniature LEGO Easter bunny. The perfect Easter basket gift for a creative tween.

Easter String Art Kit

QKIYI Arts and Crafts for Kids 8-12 Easter Crafts for Kids String Art Kit Supplies of Unique Easter Gifts for Girls and Boys Age 7 8 9 1 11 12-Bunny Kit

If your tween thinks they’re getting too old for basic egg decorating at Easter, then its time to introduce them to some more intricate crafts like string art.

This Easter craft kit is aimed at kids 8 years + and includes all the materials they need to make a cute bunny house.

Easter Bunny T-shirt

A trendy shirt your tween can wear, even after Easter; this cute bunny shirt will be a fun addition to a tween girls’ Easter basket this year.

Peeps Lip Balms

Peeps are a staple of Easter but if you want to stay away from the sweets or your tween doesn’t like Peep candy, slide this lip balm set into their Easter baskets for extra tasty fun.

Easter Fidgets

12 Pack Easter Eggs Sensory Stress Ball Fidget Toys for Kids, Squishy Squeeze Balls Filled with Water Beads, Easter Basket Stuffers Party Fovar

Soft and squishy fun, these fidget Easter eggs could be just the fun Easter basket gift for your tween instead of filling them with chocolate.

Easter Basket Stuffers

If you’ve got lots of DIY Easter baskets to fill for all your family and friends, then its best to bulk buy a pack of fun toys and baskets stuffers.

Fidgets are all the rage with tweens just now so these Easter themed sensory toys are sure to go down a treat.

Easter Slime Eggs

They really will think of anything these days! Perhaps a little more pleasant than cleaning up rotten eggs, these Easter eggs are completely filled with slime, eww!

Your typical tween will no doubt love these textural toys, filled with metallic slimes.

Bunny Snot Fidget Putty 

Yep, you can tell we’re boy moms here at Tween Parent!

Our tween boys find anything like snot simply hilarious, even if it is simple thinking putty by another name! This will keep your tween boy happy and giggling away when he discovers it in his Easter basket.

Easter Basket Mad Libs

Mad Lib fans will love this fun Easter edition of their favorite word game. Ideal for your tween age group, there are 21 fill in the blank sheets to complete for an eggsellent non-candy Easter treat.

Easter Coupon

Easter gift coupon from Etsy

Need a tween Easter gift idea in a hurry? Try these cool printable gift coupons the the BloggingGiftShop on Etsy.

The great thing is you can download and print straight away, no waiting for things to arrive in the mail. This is the perfect little added extra for a tween Easter basket to gift to your heart’s desire – and budget!

Easter Gift Card

All out of other ideas for Easter? Adding an Amazon gift card to your tween’s Easter gift basket will allow them to spend the money you’d otherwise gift them on something they really want.

Look out for special Easter-themed gift vouchers!

More Easter Ideas for Tweens

Don’t forget to head over to our Easter craft ideas for tweens, and we also have a great guide here to all the fun activities to keep your older kids involved in the Easter fun, even if they think they’re too cool for egg hunts!

Tween Parent | Family Lifestyle Blog