If you are looking for budget-friendly things to do in the summer we have a lot of things in mind for you. When we think of summer, we think hot and sunny, beach walks, and patio quality time. At least for me. The last thing you want to do is to be in the office, trapped with nothing fun to do. We have rounded up a few amazing things to do in the summer that are cost-effective.
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I am not sure where you are in the world, but where I am, summer is here and its here to stay. We have high numbers of 40 degrees and I am drinking a lot more water than usual. If you are here today, you are probably looking for a master list of fun things you can do in the summer without breaking the bank.
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75 Free things to do this Summer
If you have not visited Ashley’s site Budgets Made Easy, then you absolutely have to. She has an amazing list of over 75 things to do in the summer that you may want to check out. My two favorite tips from the list that I am currently attempting is the Money Saving Challenge and having a yes day- say yes to whatever (within reason) challenge.
With an amazing list like that, you will never run out of things to do in the summer from now on.
5 Incredible summer fun activities for kids
I love this fun post from Mom Less Mom! In her own words “Summer is a time to relax and let loose. Take things slow and enjoy the beautiful world go by. Those bright sunny days and warm summer nights are just too irresistible to not to take note of, right?”
Yes, we totally agree. If you are looking for things to do in the summer for kids then her post has great tips that are totally affordable. Check out her budget-friendly summer fun activities for kids.
You can Afford to go to St Lucia
Are you dreaming about a beach? Then think the Caribbeans! Why not take a vacation to St Lucia and hike the beautiful Piton. When it comes to St Lucia? I trust the blog – St Lucia, All things Travel for all my tips for traveling to St Lucia.
I love this amazing post on 6 reasons why anyone can afford to travel to St Lucia this year. And if you are on a budget and are looking for things to do in the Summer, pack your bags and head down to St Lucia for a much-deserved vacation.
Start a Side Job this Summer
If you are looking for extra cash, then what better way to get that than by starting a side job from home. You will like our post on high paying Side Jobs that can become your full-time income. A list of jobs or things to do in the summer for extra cash include teaching English online, you can walk dogs, become an Uber Driver or rent your home on AirBnB for extra cash.
You can also read up on exactly how I was able to make over $400 on a side job in just one weekend.
Don’t Let the Summer Sail Away
Another amazing post for kids. This is a DIY Project for kids that you can try out this summer. It is completely affordable to make and the kids will love this. If you have kids that are crafty, then this DIY project will really excite them.
Katie from Celebrating with the Bug has amazing DIY tips that are budget-friendly and you will love doing this summer.
Practically Perfect Meg also has an amazing post on how to become a local legend with Gymboree.
10 No, Spend Date Ideas
If you are on a budget and are looking for inexpensive things to do in the summer with your significant others, then this 10 NO, spend date ideas list will help you out greatly. A few things I loved from the list – Play a game together, step outside and take on a project.
My significant other and I have decided to take on a project this summer. Excited to see where it goes.
30 Free (and totally FUN) Things to do with your kids this summer
We have a lot of things to do in the summer for kids on this post. Here is another exciting list of 30 Free (and totally FUN) things your kids can do this summer. Grab this free printables that Allison generously created that you can use to keep your kids entertained this year.
Here is a sample, check out the post for the full 30 Checklist.
80 Boredom Busters for kids
Another amazing list of things to do in the summer for kids. If your kids are always getting bored, then this list of the 80 boredom Busters for kids will save you this summer. If you are a busy parent or you just can not think of creative things to with the kids this summer, then check out this post by Nicole of Not Quite Supermom.
25 Fun things to do in the Summer – A weekend with no spend
If you have no money, and a full weekend ahead of you, then read this. I love so many ideas from this list like have an At-Home Spa Day – get creative and finds foods in your pantry and fridge to use, look for free festivities in your local area or even go to the beach and see what treasures you can dig up.
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