Home Tip Of The Week: 50 Things To Do This Summer


The kids are out of school, the weather’s warm, and the possibilities are endless! If at any point over the next few months you find yourself struggling to think of things to do, here are a few ideas.

  1. Find the Mice On Main
  2. Play minigolf
  3. Make popsicles
  4. Fly a kite
  5. Have a picnic in Falls Park
  6. Toss a frisbee
  7. Go swimming at the lake
  8. Visit Hatcher Garden
  9. Blow bubbles
  10. Take a walk
  11. Browse the farmer’s market
  12. Mow the lawn
  13. Plant a tree
  14. Camp out in your own backyard
  15. See a free outdoor movie
  16. Make homemade pizza
  17. Have a water balloon fight
  18. Have a fire and make s’mores
  19. Set up a lemonade stand
  20. Visit a museum or historical site
  21. Draw a mural with sidewalk chalk
  22. Jump rope
  23. Stargaze
  24. Catch fireflies
  25. Ride your bike on the Swamp Rabbit Trail
  26. Play a board game
  27. Read a book (or many!)
  28. Watch the sunrise
  29. Watch the sunset
  30. Head to the library
  31. Lay in a hammock
  32. Make homemade ice cream
  33. Have a watermelon seed spitting contest
  34. Go to a Greenville Drive game
  35. Host a yard sale
  36. Start a new collection
  37. Take a road trip
  38. Build a sandcastle
  39. Hike at Caesar’s Head
  40. Volunteer for your favorite charity
  41. Wash the car
  42. Have a pillow fight
  43. Watch the Panthers Training Camp
  44. Go bowling
  45. Fill a time capsule
  46. Visit the Greenville Zoo
  47. Call a grandparent
  48. Visit an animal shelter
  49. Try a new sport
  50. Watch Shakespeare in the Park

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