I cannot believe my kids are about to be out of school! That means I gotta come up with some great things to do, and you know how I love to save money :) I came up with a big list of FREE Summer Activities for Kids!
Free Kids Bowling
Kids can get 2 bowling games for FREE all Summer long! This is one of our favorite things to do when it’s too hot to be outside!
I also have a DIY Water Bottle Bowling Activity you can try out with the kids at home! It’s super fun, and a great way to use any extra water bottles you have laying around ;)
Home Depot Kids Workshops
Home Depot offers some super fun building workshops for kids! The Home Depot Kids Workshops allow your kids to build something awesome, and the materials are FREE!
Free Museum Entry
Bank of America, Merrill Lynch and U.S. Trust credit and debit card holders can get FREE Museum Entry the first weekend of every month!
Visit a National Park
Fourth Graders and their families can get FREE entrance into The National Parks! Kids take a short, 2-question quiz online to get their passes.
FREE Kindle Books for Teens & Kids
There are all kinds of awesome Kindle Books that are totally FREE! I found options for kids and teens, and I love having these in the car on long road trips!
FREE Summer Reading Programs
Speaking of READING! I always want to make sure my kids don’t lose any ground on their reading skills in the Summer, so I have a BIG list of Free Summer Reading Programs! Several of them have awesome perks like FREE BOOKS when you read certain number over Summer :)
FREE Skating for Kids
Did you know that kids can skate at the skating rink for FREE at select locations! This is one of my favorites in the list because you can get your kids out of sun while also getting some exercise!
FREE Fishing Days
This would be SUCH A BLAST to do with your family! There are select Free Fishing Days where you can fish without a license! The days depend on your state.
FREE Microsoft Summer Camps
Now, my son would absolutely LOVE this, and I love the skills that he can pick up in technology! Microsoft offers a variety of camps for all ages focusing on coding, robotics, and other STEM subjects!
FREE Apple Camps
Kids ages 8–12 will explore their creativity through fun, hands-on projects across four tracks ranging from coding to art & design.
Cheap Summer Movies
Okay, so these are not totally free, but you can get Free Popcorn and more with some of these offer! I have a monster list of the Best Cheap Summer Movies for Kids!
Michael’s Camp Creativity
Again, these aren’t totally free, but it’s such a good deal I wanted to make sure and mention it! Michael’s offers Camp Creativity for SIX WEEKS over the summer at just $3 per 30 minute session!
This is just a few of the things you can do! You can always take the kids to the park, splash pads, your local library, and more! If you have any brilliant Free Summer Activities for Kids that you love to do with your kids, let us know!