Thinking of things to do at the beach? If you’re tired of the normal swimming and sun tanning, then you’re in for a treat. I’ve compiled some fun things to do at the beach to make your experience, more enjoyable. From doing fun activities to sipping coconut water, there are so many things you can do. And the best part of it all, it’s all FREE!
Super Fun FREE Things To Do At The Beach
FREE Activities For The Whole Family
It’s summer!!! And what comes to mind? The beach of course! As I’ve mentioned a while back, I’m not so sure if we’ll be going on a trip to the beach (tear 🙁 ) but I am hoping to change that. I’m sharing this list of fun things to do at the beach that will change anyone’s mind about going. The best part is, these ideas are completely FREE!!! Grab your beach gear, and head to the sand for some ultimate summer vaca fun! Don’t forget the sunscreen!!
Scroll on so you’ll have more things to do than just swim and get tanned.
Want to throw a Beach Party? Check out these Amazing DIY Beach Party Ideas!
1. Become a Sand Mermaid
Ever dreamed of becoming a mermaid? Have your family or friends help you have your own mermaid tail.. with sand!
Teach the kids how to tell time like in the old days with this DIY sundial. Just grab a stick and some rocks to make your own. See it here.
3. Beach Art
Let the artist in you shine under the sun by making your own version of beach art. Try to use seashells and stones.
4. Seashell Covered Letters
Love making craft projects, start collecting seashells to make this lovely letter art. Check it out here.
5. Catch Crabs
It would be a fun way to get everyone together. Just don’t harm those crabs or they’ll pinch. See how to catch crabs here.
Take the classic sand castle to the next level with these DIY sand castle ideas!
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6. Plaster of Paris Sand Prints
Make the trip memorable by making sure you have something to remember it by. Get the tutorial here.
7. Make a Seashell Fish
Here’s another fun craft project to try with seashells. Make cute fishes with them! Get the steps here.
8. Fly a Kite
The wind is great at the beach and you’ll have plenty of space too.
9. Sand Candles
Who knew this is something you can do at the beach. See how you can make your DIY candle here.
10. Stack Pebbles
Know Jinga? I’m sure you do this is somewhat similar although I wouldn’t advise pulling out any of the pebbles that you stacked, but it’s still totally up to you.
11. Play Beach Tic-Tac-Toe
You can either use pebbles or seashells, it would be fun!
12. Make a Bonfire
Spending the night at the beach, complete it by making a bonfire. See how here.
13. Campfire S’mores
Since you have the fire going, make s’more! Oh yum! Check it out here.
14. Sand Volcano
Who ever said that you can only make a volcano for a science project, try it at the beach. See how here.
15. Do Your Workout
Here’s a routine you can do at the beach, to keep the beach bod of course. See it here.
16. Or Do Beach Yoga
Try a gentle sequence at the beach. Go ahead and bring your yoga mat with you.
17. Create Photo Illusions
Get creative with your photographs and don’t just do the standard selfie.
18. Or Try This Shadow Sand Photo
Make different faces in the sand and cast your shadow. This is such an ingenious idea!
19. Drink Coconut Water
Cool down and just chill while sipping natural coconut water.
20. Sky Lanterns
Light up the sky by making sky lanterns. They are just so magical. Get the tutorial here.
21. Watch the Sunset
After all the fun things you did, there’s nothing better than laying back and just admiring the beauty of nature with the people you love.
And if you’re feeling naughty, try these beach pranks (gone wild) from BuzzPranks:
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Are you going to try these fun free things to do at the beach before summer ends? Let me know below in the comments!
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