Summer Bucket List

Summer can be filled with a lot of free time for kids being out of school. If you are planning to hear, “Mom, I’m bored” then we have the perfect summer activity for you. Here is a summer bucket list for kids with over 100 ideas to get you started! Print this off and get your kids excited to check off some of these fun ideas!

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Summer Bucket List

Summer Bucket List

What is a bucket list?  It’s a list of experiences you want to achieve in a lifetime or in this case, during the summer.  We really love them for summer as it helps to overcome the teen or kid boredom that often arises. It can empower kids to make or plan their own fun!


A lot of these bucket list ideas are great for getting kids outdoors! Some of our favorite outdoor activities include:

  • Go fishing
  • Go rock hunting
  • Go on a nature walk
  • Blow bubbles
  • Stargaze
  • Build a sandcastle
  • Fly a kite
  • Have a picnice

There are also so many arts and crafts ideas including:

There are also plenty of excursion ideas for trips outside the home. Parents and teenagers would enjoy these too, including:

  • Drive-in Movie Theatre
  • Visit an aquarium
  • Go to a children’s museum
  • Go to a water park
  • Visit national monuments

Over 100 ideas are included in this summer bucket list for kids free printable. Get the PDF printable delivered straight to your inbox by subscribing to our newsletter at the bottom of this post.

Summer Bucket List for Kids

We hope you have fun checking off these fun summer bucket list ideas! We’d love to know after the summer is over, which one was your favorite?

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