The snow outside falling outside my window right now has me planning for summer and getting to think about Fun Cheap Summer Activities For Kids.
I’m writing about the fun cheap summer activities that I can think of to do with my kids during the hot summer months.
Most of these you don’t have to leave your home to do which can be preferable if you live ways away from towns or a city.
And very few are going to cost you anything.
Have fun with your kids this summer without worrying about the price of things, they’ll be having so much fun the summer will fly by!
Fun Cheap Summer Activities For Kids
- Swimming in your own pool, a community pool, the lake or ocean
- Riding bicycles
- Complete puzzles
- Plant a garden
- Go to the local park
- Write a book
- Play board games
- Read books
- Go to free or discount movie days
- Play video games
- Go for a nature walk
- Go for a picnic
- Learn a new language
- Build with Legos
- Go to the library
- Have a sleepover with friends
- Watch a movie marathon at home
- Skate for free at the local skating rink
- Learn to crochet, knit or sew
- Make friendship bracelets
- Go to the community center
- Learn how to decorate cakes
- Volunteer at a local shelter
- Have a water balloon fight
- Play miniature golf
- Sell produce or crafts at Farmers market
- Visit the elderly at a nursing home
- Become a dog walker or pet sitter
- Raise chickens
- Build a game or app for the app store
- Bake cookies
- Make homemade body scrubs, lip gloss or similar items
- Go berry picking
- Go fishing
- Visit a local museum
- Sell lemonade in a lemonade stand
- Camp out in a tent in your backyard
- Make S’Mores over an open fire
- Go Stargazing and use an app to help you recognize constellations
What are some of your favorite fun frugal summer activities?
Is there something that you have to do every summer?
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You never know some of these Summer Outdoor Activities for Families might become a tradition for your family each summer.