Fun Cheap Summer Activities For Kids

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

Fun Cheap Summer Activities For Kids

  1. Swimming in your own pool, a community pool, the lake or ocean
  2. Riding bicycles
  3. Complete puzzles
  4. Plant a garden
  5. Go to the local park
  6. Write a book
  7. Play board games
  8. Read books
  9. Go to free or discount movie days
  10. Play video games
  11. Go for a nature walk
  12. Go for a picnic
  13. Learn a new language
  14. Build with Legos
  15. Go to the library
  16. Have a sleepover with friends
  17. Watch a movie marathon at home
  18. Skate for free at the local skating rink
  19. Learn to crochet, knit or sew
  20. Make friendship bracelets
  21. Go to the community center
  22. Learn how to decorate cakes
  23. Volunteer at a local shelter
  24. Have a water balloon fight
  25. Play miniature golf
  26. Sell produce or crafts at Farmers market
  27. Visit the elderly at a nursing home
  28. Become a dog walker or pet sitter
  29. Raise chickens
  30. Build a game or app for the app store
  31. Bake cookies
  32. Make homemade body scrubs, lip gloss or similar items
  33. Go berry picking
  34. Go fishing
  35. Visit a local museum
  36. Sell lemonade in a lemonade stand
  37. Camp out in a tent in your backyard
  38. Make S’Mores over an open fire
  39. 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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