61 “Summer Fun” Activities, Crafts, and Games for Kids!

61 Summer Fun ActivitiesTo help your family end the summer with a BANG, we’ve rounded up 61 activities from our Summer Fun Calendar full of ideas for Creative Play Every Day.

Why 61?

We’re sharing 30 game, craft, and activity ideas from our June Calendar and 31 ideas from our July Calendar to give you 61 “Summer Fun” ideas contributed by our community of professional bloggers — all collected in one easy place.

Quickly SCAN the list, PICK an activity, & GET TO IT. You’ll be connecting, laughing, and learning with your little ones in no time!

Beat boredom and summertime “brain drain” with the featured picks below. Or get links to all 61 activities here:

Soak up the sun with OUTDOOR PLAY ACTIVITIES!

Prep for PICNICS, ROAD TRIPS, & ADVENTURES!

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Avoid the “Summer Slide” with SNEAKY BRAIN GAMES!

Try craft projects on RAINY DAYS!

We’d love to know what YOUR favorite activities were from our Summer Fun Calendar! Summer Fun Calendar

Share your crafting success stories (or funny mishaps), photos of your kids doing our activities, or any helpful feedback you may have. We’ll be sharing many of your experiences with our community on Facebook over the next few weeks!

We’d also like to give special thanks to our amazing bloggers who contributed their creative ideas to this year’s Summer Fun Calendar series:

Allison: No Time for Flash Cards

Amy:  Teach Mama

Joyce: Childhood Beckons

Julie: A Year with Mom & Dad

Katie: Live. Craft. Eat.

Kim: The Educators’ Spin On It

Marnie: Carrots Are Orange

Melissa: Fireflies & Mud Pies

Rebecca: A Beautiful Ruckus

Stacy: Kids Stuff World

Tiffany: Peanut Blossom

Valerie: Inner Child Fun

Zina: Let’s Lasso the Moon

We truly hope all our bloggers and readers enjoyed this year’s Summer Fun Calendar series as much as we did. Thanks for tuning in each week!

And remember to share your stories and pictures on Facebook or Instagram. . . We’re following along!

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