Are you looking for ways to keep your family occupied this summer? Fortunately, there are a number of things you can do at no cost. You will find below a list of 9 Fun and Free Summer Activities for the Family!
9 Fun and Free Summer Activities for the Family
1. Go exploring
Are there local parks, national forests, beaches, lakes or other things you have never done in your local area? You can generally enjoy these places for free or almost for free.
2. Read a book
You can take your kids to the library to borrow books for free or grab a book from you have at home that you haven’t read in a while and then enjoy them outside. Whether you end up reading at the local park or in a hammock in your backyard, this can be a lot of fun!
3. Go camping
Whether you decide to campout in your backyard or if you go to a state or national park, camping can be a fun and (nearly) free summer activity for the family.
4. Start a garden
Gardening can be a lot of fun, especially for young children. Whether you plant a flower garden or a vegetable garden, this can be a fun summer activity for the whole family.
5. Find free attractions
Zoos and museums typically offer free days during the summer. Check out their websites to find out when you should visit.
6. Go fishing
Fishing can be a fun activity for you to enjoy together as a family.
7. Healthy cold treats
Make your own popsicles, slushies and slurpees with real fruit juice.
8.Watch the sunrise (or sunset)
Grab the family and head out in your backyard, on a dock or a balcony to watch the sunrise or the sunset. Make sure to take some photos!
9. Board Games
On a rainy day, why not take out the board games for a fun afternoon spent with the family.
These are just some fun and free summer activities for you and your family to enjoy together! No matter what you decide on, you’re bound to create lifetime memories for both you and your children.