Winter Carnival Booth Idea: Milk Jug Igloo
Empty Plastic 1 GALLON 1Milk Cartons about 450-500 (rinsed out -- KEEP THE LIDS)
About 15 - 25 1/2 Gallon Milk Cartons (rinsed out -- KEEP THE LIDS)
High heat Hot Glue Guns and ADULT Volunteers
Dozens of high heat Hot Glue Sticks
String & Sharpie
Very large flat cardboard (or refrigerator box - ask a local business to save one for you)
A large prize (maybe a donated $50 or $100 gift card) and a few other prizes as 2nd 3rd place winners!
Or, you can offer a low cost prize for anyone who pays thier tickets to guess three or more times!
Prize drawing supplies: Slips of Paper for names and phone numbers for the drawing pens to write, box to hold entries
Months (or weeks is you are fast) before the event:
Ask kids, teachers, neighbors etc. to bring in their empty, clean and dry milk jugs. Kids can also bring in 1/2 Gallon Milk Jugs
It will be fun to finish this project at least 1 week before your fun kids event!
Note: You may with to ask high school teachers if they have engineering students who would like to construct
your igloo. Or, a local builder may enjoy the challenge of this fun activity and love having you advertise that they donated the time to build this masterpiece!
Note: You can keep the Igloo after your carnival for a few weeks and, set it up in a central area of the school as a quite reading spot or writing area for kids to enjoy!
How to Play:
Kids pay 1 ticket for a chance to guess how many Milk Jugs are used to build the life sized igloo. You can also add a mini dog house igloo or other cute structure just to make the guessing a little more difficult!
Awesome Extra Prize Ideas for the Milk Jug Igloo Carnival Booth!
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Carnival Savers Tip:
Use this life sized igloo as a great to advertisement your schools Winter Carnival! If it is finished a week or so ahead of time -- add a sign, and keep it inside to get the kids really excited your Winter Carnival!
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