Like HowStuffWorks on Facebook!

Lifestyle | Family | Family Activities

Gather 'round the dinner table, the TV or the barbeque -- it's time for family fun night!

After-school Activities

After-school Activities

After-school activities let kids learn and socialize while staying out of trouble. Plus, they show a willingness to participate in extracurricular programs. In this section, find great information about after-school activities. See more »

Backyard Fun Night

Backyard Fun Night

When the weather is nice, there's no better way to enjoy it than getting outside. Why not plan a backyard fun night with the family? See more »

Family Christmas Activities

Family Christmas Activities

Gather the family and get into the holiday spirit with fun Christmas games that you can play online or print out to share. Find Santa, Frosty, Rudolph and their friends in these simple yet challenging Christmas games. See more »

Movie Fun Night

Movie Fun Night

If you've got any budding Hitchcocks or Spielbergs in your family, a family movie night could be just the ticket. See more »

Outdoor Family Activities

Outdoor Family Activities

It's no fun being stuck indoors all the time. The outdoor family activities in these articles are sure to get you outside. See more »

Travel Activities

Travel Activities

How can you survive the inevitable spells of boredom when traveling? Make the best of it with the travel activities in these articles. See more »