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5 Fun Activities for 2013 Thanksgiving Day

Thanksgiving Day is coming. After sending your invitations to family and friends, the next thing you need to do is to plan the details for family reunion. What food should be prepared? How to seat your dinner guests? And what fun things that can do so as to bring more laughter to everyone? If you are looking for something fun to do with family on Thanksgiving Day, you are in the right place. This article will list 5 Thanksgiving activities to help you make good preparation for the Thanksgiving party.

These activities will definitely lighten up your Thanksgiving party and create a wonderful memory for you and your family. Don't forget to take photos for family reunion. Maybe you can even create an eye-catching photo DVD slideshows to perverse the memory forever.

Part 1. 5 Thanksgiving family activity ideas

Part 2. Free download Thanksgiving movies

Part 1. 5 fun things that you can do with family on Thanksgiving Day

1Create a family Thanksgiving journal

Grab a blank notebook and write down everyone's thanks and blessings for during the past year. And then next year do the same. Years later, when you look back, you will realize that how precious the journal is, for it is full of the wonderful family memories for Thanksgiving.

2Karaoke sing-along

Another great way to celebrate the holiday is to sing Karaoke with the family and friends. Play some popular Thanksgiving songs, increase volume and sing along. Who will be the best singer?

3Watch a hilarious movie

Watching a laugh-out-loud Thanksgiving movie with the whole family can be a wonderful part of your Thanksgiving holiday celebrations. There are many movies suitable for this special festival, such as Home for the Holidays, Son in Law, Planes, Trains & Automobiles and A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving etc.

If there are kids in your family, then A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving is the ideal choice. The animated movie centers on the Thanksgiving dinner held at Charlie Brown's. Peppermint Patty, Linus, Snoopy, Woodstock all attended the party.

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4Treasure hunt game

Both adults and children will enjoy the game. You can create a "treasure map" and "prizes" and let the players to find hidden articles by using a series of clues. Why not take part in the game and have more fun on this holiday?

5Pumpkin race

You can hold this activity outdoors like in a yard or garden. Pumpkins are not smooth in the surface so that it is not easy to roll them in straight lines. Players can roll the pumpkins with hands or sticks. If you want more people to participate, you can make the game a relay race. But you need to have enough space.

Part 2. Free download Thanksgiving movies to watch with family and friends

This brilliant program let you download your favorite Thanksgiving movies with ease. With only one click, you are able to get what you want in no time. This program supports a large variety of websites like YouTube, Vimeo, Hulu and more. You can save any video you like from these popular sites as well as the entire YouTube playlists. It is more than a video downloader, but also a video converter. This smart tool enables you to convert your movies to almost all the video and audio formats and to transfer to various devices. Moreover, the built-in video player lets you enjoy the movies with high quality.

You don't need to worry about the compability issue. YouTube Download works well in Windows 8/7/XP/Vista. For Mac users, YouTube Downloader for Mac is your ideal choice. Mac version is compatible with OS X 10.6, 10.7, 10.8 (Mountain Lion) and 10.9 (Mavericks). Now download this program according to your operating system and get the Thanksgiving movies for later watching.

Free download YouTube Downloader:

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The steps below take Mac version for example. The way to download Thanksgiving movies on Windows is almost the same. Windows can also follow this tutorial.

1Search the movie you like

After launching the program, you then need to find the video you want to download in the video sharing sites.

Note: Windows version is equipped with a built-in browser, which enables users to search videos from the application.

2One click to download the movie

When you play the movie, there will be a Download button appearing near the video window. You just need to click it and then the movie will be added to the download queue. In addition, you can also download the movie by dragging and dropping its URL to the program. Alternatively, you can also copy the video URL and click the Paste URL button after resuming to the program.

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3Transform the movie to various devices

After the download is concluded, your files will be listed under the Downloaded menu. Find the video you want to convert and then click the Convert button next to it. The window for output format will be activated. Choose a format you prefer and click OK to start the conversion.

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Now, you can sit on the couch and enjoy the movie with your family. Happy Thanksgiving!

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