If you’re looking for inspiration for non-chocolate Easter gifts for kids, then you’re going to absolutely love this list of 20 children’s Easter gifts!
Whether you’re looking for good Easter gifts for babies, Easter basket fillers or just think the kids get enough chocolate so want some non-chocolate Easter ideas, we have well and truly got you covered with this list of Easter gift ideas for kids.
This article includes some of the best Easter toys, puzzles and books for kids of all ages, from newborns to school aged kids.
20 Non-Chocolate Easter gifts for kids 2023
Below we have covered 25 of the best gifts for kids at Easter. They’re the best non-chocolate Easter gifts for children you’ll find anywhere!
Plush Easter Toys: Peter Rabbit Soft Toys
Whilst he’s not the Easter bunny, a cute Peter Rabbit plush is a great idea if you’re looking for Easter gifts for babies. These cute little plush Easter toys come in a range of characters from the Peter Rabbit TV series. So you can buy just Peter Rabbit, or collect a few different ones to build a complete set.
These little plush toys make great toddler or infant Easter gifts, when chocolate isn’t yet appropriate.
Baby’s First Easter Gifts: Bunnykins 5 Piece Set
I still remember these sweet little Bunnykins dinner sets from when I was a kid. I think these sets are great Easter present ideas, particularly if you’re looking for baby’s first Easter gifts or simply non-chocolate Easter gifts ideas. They make a great keepsake too.
Easter Gifts: Easter Sticker Book
Keep the little ones busy over Easter with this Activity book, perfect if you’re little one is PIXAR mad and you’re looking for Disney Easter gifts. Particularly Easter gifts other than chocolate.
This activity book is filled with over 50 stickers, colouring pages and various other activities making it a great choice if you’re looking for children’s Easter gifts that aren’t chocolate.
Easter Bunny Plush Toys: Plush Talking Peter Rabbit
This gorgeous 30cm talking plush Peter Rabbit toy is based on the lead character Peter Rabbit, and is sure to delight fans of all ages with its accurate character details and super-soft plush fabric. It’s nicely presented in an open display box, but do note that the batteries are non-replaceable. Whether you’re after Easter toys for babies, Easter presents for toddlers or even older kids just mad on all things Peter Rabbit.
Easter Jigsaws: Easter Egg Hunt Puzzle
If you’re looking for Easter gift ideas for kids that will keep them entertained for hours, a jigsaw puzzle like this Easter Egg Hunt one is worth considering. This 500-piece puzzle is a great alternative to chocolate Easter eggs and perfect for the older children as well as Mum and Dad to do over the Easter long weekend.
Small Easter Toys: Easter Egg Putty
Do you need cheap Easter toys or small Easter toys to fill up an Easter basket? Easter Egg Putty toys are great for kids who love to squish and stretch stuff – you can even bounce and shape this gooey putty too.
This Easter Egg Putty is not recommended as Easter gift ideas for toddlers under 3.
Easter Bunny Toys: Little Live Pets Blossom Bunnies
Here’s something a bit different when it comes to Easter bunny toys. Kids will love opening their surprise Little Live Pet to see which of the Blossom Bunnies they’ve received! It may be blue, yellow or pink. Once they have it, they can enjoy washing, drying and grooming them.
If you’re looking for Easter gifts that aren’t’ chocolate that your kids will just love you for – I think a sweet Blossom Bunny will definitely do the trick.
Little Live Pets bunnies are recommended as Easter presents for kids 2 and older.
Fun Easter Toys: Egg Matching Toys
How about fun Easter toys that are educational at the same time? With matching egg sets kids get to develop their skills while having a great time. All sorts are available, including those inside egg boxes or a chicken, or a dinosaur-themed Jurassic Park set.
Whilst not your typical Easter toddler gifts, no doubt your little one will just love these and not even notice that it’s one of their non-food Easter gifts.
If you’re looking for best Easter gifts for toddlers aged 12 months+, egg matching sets look like lots of fun.
Cheap Easter Toys: Plush Bunny Ears Headband
These bunny ears are perfect if you’re looking for Easter basket ideas for toddlers or older children. Every little one loves wearing a pair of soft bunny ears over Easter. They’re a great idea if you’re an aunt or uncle to a number of little ones and looking for cheap alternative Easter gifts without chocolate. Just buy a whole bunch of bunny ears and watch the munchkins hop around full of the chocolate everyone else gave them.
Easter Presents for Toddlers: Easter Sticker Book
Kids can never get enough of sticker books and make great alternatives to chocolate when looking for Easter toddler gifts. There area various Easter activity books containing colourful stickers for kids to stick. Some have detachable pages and/or guides as to which stickers belong on which pages. Toddler Easter gifts like this are great as it helps to develop their fine motor skills as well as helping them to recognise colours and shapes.
Easter Novelty Toys: Growing Bunny Eggs
These little eggs which grow bunnies make great toys for Easter gifts and are ideal if you need ideas for non-chocolate Easter presents. Kids simply place the egg in water and within 12-24 hours the egg will crack and out pops a bunny which grows over 48 hours.
Easter Gifts for Babies: Flora Bunny Plush
The best baby Easter gifts are ones that they can get some use out of as they grow into a toddler, which is why we have the Flora Bunny in our list. The Flora Bunny is ideal if you’re looking for cute Easter gifts for babies as it can play peek a boo when you press its left foot or sings “Do Your Ears Hang Low” when you press its right foot. It’s made from high quality plush material and has super floppy ears which baby can play with.
It can be tricky thinking of Easter baby gifts which aren’t just a simple plush, which is why the Flora Bunny is such a great themed choice.
Easter Gift Ideas for Toddlers: Bunny Boo
How great are toys for Easter gifts which are fun and help the development of a child? Like this Bunny Boo game which helps with a little one’s cognitive skills such as problem solving, spatial insight and concentration. This little set comes with a bunny, various shapes and challenge cards. The child then needs to re create the various images on the cards.
Bunny Boo is great if you not only want chocolate free Easter gifts but Easter present ideas for toddlers to keep them entertained as well.
Easter Reading: Queen of Easter
Books are a popular choice when it comes to Easter egg alternative gifts, which is why we’ve included the “Queen of Easter” children’s book. This book is about how Ann gets to work making an Easter hat out of an old straw hat. Written by the bestselling artist Mary Engelbreit, this is a lovely book to read to children at Easter time.
Fun Easter Gifts for Kids: Build a Bot Bunny
If you’re looking for cool Easter toys as alternative Easter eggs gifts, you’ll love Build a Bot Bunny! Built a Bot comes with 20 different plastic pieces that little ones can put together to make a cute little bunny – no tools required. Other types of Build a Bot are also available.
An Easter Rubik’s Cube – Rubik’s Junior Rabbit
What do you get when you combine children’s Easter toys with a Rubik’s cube? Rubik Rabbit of course! Just like a Rubik’s cube, Rubik’s Junior Bunny can be twisted in every which way to create a mixed-up animal. Then let your little one use their problem-solving skills to put the bunny back together again.
There are lots of great Easter books to add to your non chocolate Easter gifts list. Some offer Easter activities that the entire family can enjoy such as craft activities, recipes, Easter jokes and general Easter knowledge. Easter books likes this make great gifts for kids for Easter that the whole family can enjoy. Alternatively, choose a cute Easter story featuring Bluey, an egg hunt, Spot, the very hungry caterpillar
Cool Easter Gifts for Kids: Feisty Pets Vicky Vicious Bunny
This little bunny by Feisty Pets might look all sweet and innocent but give it a squeeze on the back of the head and she turns vicious! Older kids who aren’t really into adorable bunnies will love pranking their family and friends with these Easter plush toys.
Creative Easter Gifts for Kids: Bunny Stationery
Little bunny pens, stickers and other Easter stationery is so cute, you can even buy me some if you like! Themed stationery make a great Easter basket filler for older kids, or to give as a cheap alternative to chocolate Easter gifts. From bunny pens to notebooks, stickers, pencil cases and more, there’s lots to choose from.
Easter Craft Gifts: Easter Tales Activity Book
The last of our non-edible Easter gifts in our kid’s gifts for Easter guide is another Easter activity book. Easter Tales is an activity book well suited to older children as it has 20 hidden picture puzzles, over 250 stickers and humorous fill in the blank stories.
21. Easter Accessories for Kids: An Easter Bonnet
Easter bonnets make superb Easter gifts for kids, and can be delivered to your door too. Choose a super cute one for a baby or toddler, or invest in a pack containing one or more to decorate. This can be a fun Easter craft activity too, and you can also use it as a sunhat later after removing the seasonal decorations.
22. Easter Crafts for Kids: Easter Craft Kits
If they like to get creative, an Easter craft kit makes a great Easter gift idea for kids. There are plenty to pick from, so they can get on with scratch art, making greetings cards, painting rocks, creating decorations or simply putting together felt pieces to make their own pictures.
23. Good Easter Gifts for Kids: Easter Baskets
You can buy various kinds of Easter basket to give kids during autumn. The kind they can use for storing eggs makes an ideal present, or you could buy a larger bunny one to use for toy storage all year round. All colours, shapes and sizes are available, including small ones to carry or those big enough to hold a week’s worth of their laundry.
24. Non-Easter Egg Gifts for Kids: Sylvanian Families
With their cute bunnies or other animals, Sylvanian Families surely make top Easter gifts for kids. You can buy sets to suit all sorts of budgets too. Pick out a small set of figures such as the super cute chocolate rabbit family, treat them to the sweet little triplets or buy a starter home with figures and furniture. There’s lots more to add to their collection too.
25. Easter Fashion for Kids: Bunny Bracelet
If you have a stylish young sort to buy for, then they’ll love the fashion bracelets for kids featuring Easter bunnies. For younger kids or more practical types, a slap band is another option without tiny pieces that little ones could swallow. Easter charm bracelets are so cute and can be worn year after year. Or buy a pack of Easter slap bands for a party or Easter treasure hunt.