Get Outside!

BY: Carrie Henning

July 29, 2019

1 min read

It’s summer! Are you kids excited about fun summer activities? We wanted to create a list of both simple and unique summer activities for you to plan for your children. How many have you done this summer so far? You still have time! Make the summer of 2019 a memorable one for your family. 


  1. Have a water balloon fight 
  2. Play a game of kickball or baseball together 
  3. Go to the park 
  4. Paint outside 
  5. Jump on the trampoline 
  6. Eat popsicles  
  7. Go on a walk  
  8. Go on a road trip to somewhere new 
  9. Find a spot to read outside 
  10. Take a trip to the beach 
  11. Swim! 
  12. Hammock together 
  13. Create sidewalk chalk art 
  14. Ride bikes through your neighborhood 
  15. Create a summer bucket list 
  16. Make an obstacle course 
  17. Put on a play 
  18. Go camping in the backyard 
  19. Have a picnic 
  20. Fly a kite 
  21. Find a fun (and messy) DIY project to do outside 
  22. Play with bubbles 
  23. Have a hula-hoop contest 
  24. Write a fun story with your kids and find inspiration from your porch 
  25. Play hopscotch 


You can also find fun summer activities on our Pinterest!

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Carrie Henning

Carrie works at LUOA as the Coordinator of Social Communications. She graduated from Liberty University with her a bachelor’s in elementary education and is working on her master’s in communications. She grew up in Tampa, FL, and loves reading, writing, and drinking (overpriced) coffee.

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