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73 Easter Basket Ideas for Boys: Fun Non-Candy Gifts

73 Easter Basket Ideas for Boys: Fun Non-Candy Gifts

Make stuffing Easter baskets easy this year with a list of our favorite Easter basket ideas for boys. Fun non-candy Easter basket ideas for little boys to older kids. Say goodbye to the usual jelly beans and chocolate-filled basket this year. Find unique Easter basket fillers with toys that spark the imagination to games that inspire laughter.

You’re sure to find the cool Easter Bunny gifts your kids will be excited to find on Easter morning. So get ready to check Easter gifts off your to-do list. All you need are a few of these affordable easter basket stuffers and you’ll be ready!

If you want even more gift ideas boys love check out our list of the Hottest Gift Ideas for Boys in 2024 and 90 Fun Easter Basket Ideas for Kids.

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Non Candy Easter Basket Ideas for Boys 2024

Coolest Easter Basket Ideas for boys. 73 fun Easter gift ideas with toys, games, activities, STEM, crafts and more that boys will be thrilled to find Easter Morning. All are non-candy gifts they can actually use and play with! Find the perfect Easter gift for your son or grandson in this gift list.

You’ll find this list of Easter basket ideas is great for kids of all ages. I added fun things to give to younger kids and all the way up to tween boys.

This year make it extra special with a free printable Easter Scavenger Hunt to find kids Easter baskets. Leave the clues for your kids to find in the morning and send them off searching for where the Easter Bunny left their fun easter baskets.

After they open their baskets enjoy a family game of Easter Bingo and then entertain the kids all day with a free printable Easter Activity & Coloring Packet for kids.

Small Easter Basket Fillers

Here are some great gift ideas for easter basket filler ideas. These small items would fit in your basket with a mix of Easter treats, chocolate eggs, and plastic Easter eggs.

1. Sidewalk Chalk

This egg-shaped chalk is great for toddler boys or younger kids. They’ll love the Try these fun sidewalk chalk games with your new chalk.

2. Magnifying Glass or Bug Kits

Encourage your kids to explore the outdoors or even just your backyard this spring. They’ll love all the bugs, leaves, and sticks they can examine.

3. Washable Paint

If you have a little boy he’ll love this washable finger paint set with an easy squeezable tube.

4. Melissa & Doug Sticker Books

Everything boys like in one sticker book.

5. Slime Eggs

Small Easter eggs filled with slime. Add a plastic egg to their basket to play with all Easter morning.

6. Mad Libs Books

Hilarious word books to entertain your kids all day and through your long Easter dinner.

Pick a theme your kids would like Easter, Star Wars, Marvel, Stanger Things, Pokemon, Animals, Mad Science, or a general Mad Libs book.

7. Easter Temporary Tattoos

Kids will have fun adding these Easter Tattoos to their arms or cheeks. 

8. Marvel Hot Wheels Cars

These cool Marvel-themed cars are the perfect size for an Easter Basket.

9. Classic Hot Wheels Set

Entertain the kids this Easter with a 50 Page Easter Activity packet with worksheets & coloring pages.

10. Small Super Hero Figures

Stuff these Super Hero figures in plastic Easter Eggs for your basket.

11. Mystery Marvel Lego Figures

Kids will love opening the surprise bags of mini Lego figures.

12. Lego Creator Packs

Add a small Lego set with an Easter Theme or Lego theme they like.

13. Dinosaur Building Toys

Easter Egg stuffed with blocks & directions to build your own dinosaur.

14. Sports Pop It Fidgets

Pop-it fidgets are the latest trends in fidget toy and are sure to be a hit. 

15. Easter Pop It Fidgets

These Easter-themed fidgets are great too!

Easter Basket Gifts

Below are larger Easter basket gift ideas for boys. Use these in a bigger-sized Easter basket or place them next to a smaller basket filled with Easter candy. This is a good compromise for big kids who still might want a little candy with their basket. 

16. Bike Wheel Lights

Kids will love riding their bikes with cool wheel lights and you’ll feel better about them riding around when it starts to get dark.

Easter Card Games

A great Easter basket stuffer is card games. They tend to be smaller so they fit well in an Easter basket and are a fun game for the kids.

17. Easter Bunny Go Fish

The Classic Go Fish Game with an Easter Theme.

18. Spot It! Easter

A fun version of this fast-paced game all ages can play.

19. Easter Addition of Taco Cat Goat Cheese Pizza

A silly card game kids love with an Easter twist.

20. Smack It!

It’s a hilarious card game the whole family will have a blast playing. Age 6 & up.

Video Games

Add a cool Video game for Xbox, Nintendo Switch, or Playstation to your child’s basket.

21. American Ninja Warrior

25. Madden 25

26. Nerf Legends

27. Smurf Cart

Flip Flops or Slides

It’s going to start getting warmer so why not get them a new pair of flip-flops or slides to run around in? It’s a practical gift but also something they like to wear.

28. Minecraft Slides

29. Beach Flip Flops

30. Nike Slides

31. Crocs for Boys

Crocs are super trendy right now and there are tons of different colors and character images to choose from.

Water Bottle

Get them a cool new water bottle to bring to sports or activities.

32. Sticker Water Bottle

33. ChalkMe Water Bottle

34. Gatorade Insulated WaterBottle

35. Sports Water Bottle

Nerf Guns

Nerf Guns are still hugely popular. Visit our favorite Nerf Guns for Kids list or gift one of these.

36. Nerf Disruptor Elite Blaster

37. Nerf Modulus

38. Nerf Laser Guns.

The best part about laser guns is there are no Nerf darts all over your house.

Baseball Cap

A new baseball hat to wear this summer is an easy gift idea for a basket.

39. Dinosaur Baseball Hat

40. Jordan Hat

41. Bug Catching Kit

If your boys love going out and getting dirty finding bugs they’ll love this cool bug catcher. Especially the bug catcher vacuum!

Favorite Games

Get your kids off electronics with some fun cooperative board game ideas or Mystery and Detective Board games.

42. Beat the Parents

43. Watch Ya Mouth

44. Kids Against Maturity

We love to play these on Family Game nights. If you have teens or tweens check out 32 board games teens & tweens will actually play.

Bath Bombs

No more whining about bath time with these unique bath bombs. As the bath bombs melt the character will be revealed. Just make sure to watch young children as they could be a choking hazard.

45. Marvel Bath Bombs

I love that these bath bombs have Marvel characters hidden inside.

46. Game Controler Bath Bombs

47. Dinosaur Bath Bombs

Great Books

Encourage reading with a fun book series that boys will enjoy reading. Here are some current favorites for kids.

48. My Big Fat Zombie Goldfish

49. Nate the Great

50. The Diary of a Wimpy Kid

51. Inspirational Sports Stories

Star Wars

If you have a Star Wars fan in the house they’ll love these Easter basket gift ideas.

52. Lego Star Wars Set – Mandalorian

53. 3D Star Wars Nightlight

54. Star Wars Stormtrooper Easter T-Shirt

55. Star Wars Mandalorian Bunny Shirt

STEM Ideas

Help your kids play and learn with these cool STEM toys.

56. Toy Rocket Launcher

57. Kids Science Lab at Home

58. Disgusting n’ Gross Zombie Poop – DIY Stem Learning & Educational

59. Snap Circuits Jr. Select

60. Gravity Maze Marble & Logic Game

Building Blocks

Keep your kids off electronics with these fun building kits. My kids really love the construction fort. Kids can build it and then use it as a tent or fort to hang out, read, and play.

61. Playstix Construction Toy Building Blocks

62. Magna Tiles

These magnetic tiles are also super fun for all ages. You’ll be impressed with all the creations they can build.

Magic Kit

63. National Geographic Magic Set

I like this first one because it has 45 magic tricks and video lessons to go along with each trick.

64. Magic Tricks Magic Kit

The theatrics of this set are fun with the kids dressing up like a magician. It adds an extra cool element.

Water Toys

Get ready for the upcoming warm weather with some awesome outdoor water toys and activities.

65. Slip N Slide Baseball Diamond

Combine Water and Baseball for an afternoon of entertainment outdoors.

66. Trampoline Sprinkler

67. Bunch O Balloons Waterballoon Launcher

Super cool water balloon launcher and water balloons are included. How far can your kids shoot the balloons?

Craft Supplies

Do your boys like to do crafts? Encourage that with these fun craft kits.

68. Catapult Wars

We love this unique catapult kit kids can build and customize with their own designs. Then try and hit the included targets or make your own.

69. Paracord Wristbands

Make your own paracord wristbands with this easy kit.

70. Kids Stunt Squadron

Customize & build your own stunt planes. These fun foam planes work both indoors and outdoors and are very sturdy.

71. Rock Painting Kit

Give the joy of Rock Painting. Use the included rocks or rocks you find in your backyard along with the paint, stickers, googly eyes & more.

72. Paint Your Own Wooden Cars

73. Air Dry Clay Kit

I hope you have found some great Easter basket ideas for boys to use this year.

If you need more ideas make sure to check out 90 Easter Basket Ideas for Kids from Toddlers to Teens. You’ll find even more cool Easter gift ideas.

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