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20 Exciting Summer Activities for Kids

Summer Activities for Kids

Summer is here! Have you heard the dreaded “I’m bored” yet from your kids?

Even though my 4 year old is not done school until the end of this week, he’s already been saying it. So, I’ve been on the hunt for some fun summer activities that we can do once he’s officially done school. These were my favourites!

Exploding Sidewalk Chalk

1. Exploding Sidewalk Chalk

Bubble Wrap Stomp Painting

2. Bubble Wrap Stomp Painting

Sponge Jenga

3. Sponge Tower Jenga

Camp In for Kids

4. Indoor Camping

Soap Clouds

5. Homemade Soap Clouds

Balloon Ping Pong

6. Balloon Ping Pong

Bouncing Bubbles

7. Bouncing Bubbles

Elephant Toothpaste

8. Elephant Toothpaste

Outdoor Water Wall

9. Outdoor Water Wall

Balloon Target Practice

10. Water Balloon Target Practice

Tic Tac tie

11. Homemade Tic Tac Toe Game

Im Bored Jar

12. I’m Bored Jar

Bean Bag Toss

13. Bean Bag Toss

Ice Chalk

14. Ice Chalk

Alphabet Scavenger Hunt

15. Alphabet Scavenger Hunt

Water Blob

16. Water Blob

Water Balloon Pinata

17. Water Balloon Pinata

Chalk Spray

18. Chalk Spray

Outdoor Chalk Board

19. Outdoor Chalk Board

Homemade Moon Sand

20. Homemade Moon Sand

What is your favourite summer activity to do with kids?


  1. PlayDrMom

    What a great list! Thanks for including my Alphabet Hunt!

  2. Missus

    A water gun chase is always fun. The screaming, the dripping.. the wet footprints through the house.

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