Over the last few years, DIY outdoor games have become increasingly popular. There are so many different games you can play with water balloons, but some people take it even further! I have found so many fun lawn game options that I’m not sure how to choose what to make first!
Summer is the perfect time of year to spend outdoors with family and friends. But if you live where it gets really warm, you might want some fun ideas to cool off. My kids love playing with water balloons or just jumping in the pool to cool down on hot days.
But honestly, their favorite thing to do is play games with their friends. So why not combine the two for those hot summer days!
There are so many different ways to stay cool during the summer, so why not make it fun too! Perfect for family reunions, gathering with friends, or a fun family night on those warm summer days. These DIY outdoor games have so many options you can do them as is or create your own versions for added fun! Some of them are even easy enough for your kids to help!
If you’re looking for a fun and creative way to cool off this summer, check out these DIY Outdoor Games. Whether you’re having a fun family night or friends over, these games will be the talk of the town.
Squirt Gun Water Races | This Grandma is Fun
Shoot & Splash Outside Activity For Kids | No Time for Flashcards
Sponge Darts | The Seasoned Mom
Water Bag Pinata | Frugal Coupon Living
Glow in the Dark Bowling | Growing a Jeweled Rose
Water Obstacle Course | Meaningful Mama
Pool Noodle Boat Racing Game | See Vanessa Craft
15 Water Games to Beat the Heat | Play. Party. Plan.
Drip, Drip, Drop | Tickled Pink in Primary
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Swimming Pool Scrabble | Toddler Approved
Water Balloon Pinata | Fireflies and Mud Pies
Forehead Fill | Whimsy Love
Tipsy Waiter | The Creative Bite
Fill the Bucket Outdoor Water Game | The Resourceful Mama
Feet Only Bucket Challenge | Youth Ministry Ideas
Frozen T-Shirt Race | A Girl and a Glue Gun
Ice Bowling | Learn – Play – Imagine
How to Build a Regulation Cornhole Set | DIY Network
Water Gun Target Activity | Hands On As We Grow
Pool Noodle Sight Word Boat Races | The Educator’s Spin On It
Math Fun in the Pool | Toddler Approved
Sight Word Swim Game | Coffee Cups and Crayons
Water Balloon Towel Toss Game | Love Play Learn
Water Balloon Volleyball | Urban Goes Country
Water Balloon Olympics | Create Craft Love
Water Balloon Batting Practice | iCandy Handmade
Water Balloon Hunt | Mess for Less
DIY Yard Yahtzee | The Pinning Mama
Giant Scrabble | Consider the Peel
Dunk Bucket Water Game | The Happy Housewife
DIY Bean Bag Toss | Mod Podge Rocks
DIY Tic Tac Toe | Chicken Scratch NY
Lawn Twister | One Good Thing
DIY Mini Putt Putt Course | Build Paint Sew by Jaime Costiglio
Water Balloon Toss | A Girl and a Glue Gun
Giant Kerplunk (Make it with Water Balloons) | A Little Craft in Your Day
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Annette has been married to her husband and best friend since 2003. Together they are raising their six children to follow the Lord’s will, no matter what. Annette longs for the day when she will meet her angel babies who have entered heaven before her. She enjoys creating UNIT STUDIES and FREE PRINTABLES for homeschool families. You can follow her crazy life at In All You Do where she blogs about homeschooling, homemaking and marriage while trying to maintain her sanity. She is also the owner of Thrifty Homeschoolers where she shares her tips on homeschooling without breaking the bank.
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