9 Creative Leprechaun Traps to Make in a Snap

How to catch a Leprechaun and creative ideas like funny pranks, Leprechaun trap and even silly Leprechaun tricks.  If you like these ideas then you’ll love these 35 St Patricks Day Activities for Kids which include leprechaun, pot of gold, shamrocks crafts.

Funny Leprechaun pranks are one of the best things about St. Patricks Day!  I hope you’ll be inspired to do something different this year and set your own Leprechaun Trap!

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Leprechaun Trap

1.  Leprechaun Trap Craft ~ Legend has it that Leprechauns are small, mischievous, messy and sneaky. Try to catch one to see if it’’s really true.  First, decorate an empty container with colored paper and glitter.

2.  Leprechaun Traps for KidsStart a new tradition and get your children’s brains thinking with this quick and easy family fun craft. Kids will love thinking of different ways to catch a Leprechaun this year to try to get the treasured reward of three magic wishes. Watch out though, that little Leprechaun may have a few tricks up his sleeves for the children too.

3.  Leprechaun Trap DIY ~ No leprechaun will be able to resist the shiny gold on this leprechaun trap.  And your little ones will be almost as excited as Christmas Eve waiting to see if they catch a real live leprechaun with their sneaky creation.  This is a great activity to create with kids and you have two weekends until St. Patricks Day to create one of your own.

4.  Lego Leprechaun Trap ~ If you have an abundance of Lego’s then this is the perfect leprechaun trap to make.

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How To Catch A Leprechaun

5.   End of the Rainbow Motel {free printables} ~ Try to catch the clever leprechauns by making a trap with items found at home and these free printables.  Use gold coins to bait them!

6.  Leprechaun Trap Children’s Activity ~ Trap that tricky leprechaun with this trap made from a wooden kid’s bug box, washi tape, stickers, duct tape and baker’s twine.

7.  Rainbow Leprechaun Trap ~ St. Patrick’s Day is almost here and it’s the perfect time to catch a leprechaun.  Children will love to wake in the morning to see if they caught a lucky Leprechaun in the Leprechaun trap they designed, and creating the traps is a great opportunity to spend some quality time as a family.

8.  Magic Leprechaun Door ~ How adorable is this Leprechaun Door?!  What a fun treat for the kiddo’s to find on the morning of St. Patrick’s Day.

9.  How to Bait a Leprechaun ~ If you’ve not been able to catch a Leprechaun yet you just might want to try some new bait, donuts.  Decorated Cheerios make the perfect size treat for leprechauns. You can even download and print the free donut box.  {{score}}


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