Don’t let the hot season pass you by without doing some fun summer activities! If you’re concerned about the cost, don’t be because I’ve made a list of fun things you can DIY.
In this article:
- DIY Fun Summer Recipes
- DIY Fun Summer Home Decor
- DIY Summer Fashion Ideas for Ladies
- DIY Summer Fashion Ideas for Men
- DIY Fun Summer Fitness Activities
- DIY Fun Summer Activities at Home
- Don’t Forget Anything This DIY Summer!
- DIY Fun Summer Travel Plans!
- DIY Fun Summer Music Festivals
- DIY Outdoor Summer Activities
- DIY Fun Summer Beach Activities
- DIY Fun Summer Activities for Pets
Fun Summer Activities to Try for the Season
Exciting Things You Can Do This Summer
From food to makeup to your next summer destination, you won’t be short of exciting things to do all summer long! Just keep on scrolling and don’t forget to share these fun summer activities and ideas with your friends and family.
Summer is always better with some company, and we’ve got something in here for everyone!
Have the Best Summer Ever
Hooray for summer! I have to say this is the most anticipated season of the year, and boy does it flown by!
My head is spinning with fun summer activities to do this year! My kids have been planning what they still want to do too, and like the good Mom that I am, I decided to help them out by making the ultimate summer activities list.
Don’t worry, this list isn’t just for kids. There’s a little something for everyone.
So, find out how you can have a blast this summer!
1. Throw a Beach-Themed Party
Can’t go to the beach? No problem!
Take the beach to you and have fun even if you’re high and dry. Get all the ideas you’ll need here.
When it turns dark, have this DIY smartphone projector ready for some movie time.
DIY Fun Summer Recipes
2. Pinwheel Appetizer
Start them off with this recipe. It’s one of the best party foods you can prepare this summer.
Get the recipe here.
3. Best Summer Drink Recipes
4. Blackberry Bourbon Lemonade
5. Summer Desserts
6. Summer Backyard BBQ Ideas
But, don’t forget to practice safety when grilling of course!
7. 5 Foods to Never Eat During Summer
Level up your water with these detox water recipes!
— DIY Projects (@DIY Projects) July 11, 2016
DIY Fun Summer Home Decor
8. Beachy Living Room Ideas
9. Summer Floral Centerpiece
What’s summer without flowers, right? Take your pick from these eye-catching floral centerpiece ideas perfect for summer!
10. DIY Outdoor Lantern Ideas
Next thing you have to worry about is you.
DIY Summer Fashion Ideas for Ladies
11. Women’s Summer Fashion Ideas
It’s all about preparation. Be sure to fish these combinations out of your closet or head to the nearest store.
Check them out here.
12. Day-to-Night Summer Outfit
You can thank me later.
13. Work Outfits for Summer
DIY Summer Fashion Ideas for Men
14. Men’s Summer Fashion Ideas
15. Light Wash Jeans Look
DIY Fun Summer Hairstyles, Nails, and Makeup
16. Short Summer Hairstyles
17. Long Summer Hairstyles
18. Go Pink with This Hot Summer Hair Color
19. Summer Makeup Ideas
20. Cute Lipstick Shades for Summer
21. Tropical Neon Flower Nail Art
22. Fruit Nail Art
23. Nautical Nail Art
DIY Fun Summer Fitness Activities
It’s never too late to do a little workout for summer.
24. Which Way to the Beach?
25. Hot Yoga
Want to keep it light? Then do yoga.
DIY Fun Summer Activities at Home
Don’t feel like going out? Keep yourself occupied with these at-home summer activities.
26. Cheap DIY Home Projects for Summer
27. Cool Summer Crafts
28. DIY Crochet Top
29. Cute Pants and Summer Shorts
30. Summer Tote Bags
Number 9 is brilliant!
31. 25 Types of Flowers to Plant for Summer
32. Summer Garden Crops
33. Read a Book… or Seven
Okay, maybe you don’t have to be at home to do this. But, I’m sure you’ll love all of these summer reads.
34. Chill to 90s Pop Songs for Summer
Don’t Forget Anything This DIY Summer!
Before I list down the places and activities you can do, make sure you’re ready first!
35. Summer Garden Care Checklist
36. Travel Packing Checklist
— NOW Travel Insurance (@NOWTravelIns) March 2, 2017
Here’s another checklist you must have. The list has everything you need to bring when traveling.
Be sure to have all your summer beauty essentials for your skin, too!
37. On-the-Go Makeup Routine for Summer
DIY Fun Summer Travel Plans!
You may or may not be able to fit in some last minute travel plans. But, if it’s too late, there’s always planning ahead for next year (the earlier you book, the cheaper the fare!)
Take your pick and have fun!
— Izu ひhiara ☥ (@OMGStacks) January 16, 2019
Want to let the stars decide where you’re going? Find out the perfect travel destination for you here.
DIY Fun Summer Music Festivals
Be surrounded by people who also love summer, music, and fashion. Be music festival ready with these ideas:
39. Top DIY Festival Looks for Ladies
40. Music Festival Outfits for Men
Men shouldn’t be left behind in the music festival fashion race. There’s so much more than t-shirts and jeans.
See the outfits here.
DIY Outdoor Summer Activities
41. The Longest Hiking Trails
42. Campfire Recipes
43. Camping Lunch Ideas
DIY Fun Summer Beach Activities
Can summer ever be complete without going to the beach? Here are some fun summer activities you can do there!
44. Bikini Ideas
I’m even throwing in tips on buying swimsuits!
45. Super Fun Free Things to Do at the Beach
46. Throw a Beach Wedding
Wait, what? This isn’t a must but just in case you need to help a loved one throw a beach wedding.
These are the essential must-haves.
47. Attend a Summer Wedding
DIY Fun Summer Activities for Pets
Don’t forget your pets and animals! I’m sure you’re having the time of your life, but how about your beloved pets and livestock?
They need some summer love, too.
48. How to Keep Cats Cool
People are not the only ones prone to dehydration, heatstroke, and sunburn. Cats get that too.
So, keep them cool and comfy with these cat caring tips.
49. Keep Barn Animals Cool
50. Summer Dog Toy
51. Preserve and Treasure Your Summer Memories
Listen and watch this summer soundtrack: summer by Calvin Harris? Enjoy!
With these fun summer activities and ideas, you’ll never run out of things to do and enjoy during the season. Make the most out of these ideas and never let the high temperature hinder you from doing what you love!
What are your summer plans and other fun summer activities? Let me know in the comments section below!
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Editor’s Note: This post was originally published on August 2, 2016, and has been updated for quality and relevancy.