We are all sticking a little closer to home these days, so some fun backyard activities for kids are just the thing to keep the little ones smiling. We have rounded up these boredom busters from around the web and there are some amazing ideas here!
Whether it’s games or water play or making your own playground equipment, there are plenty of options here for you to choose from. I don’t know about you but these look like so much fun to me – even as an adult I want them in my backyard!
Even if you can’t go away this year on a big family road trip, there are still plenty of ways to have some family fun in your own backyard. Get inspired and pick out your favorites below!
Fun Backyard Activities for Kids
BUBBLE WRAP TWISTER GAME From Chica Circle <<<Twister PLUS bubble wrap? Oh how fun would that be?
OUTDOOR PICKUP STICK From Delineate Your Dwelling
MOBILE MUD PATCH From Happy Hooligans >>>Mud is always fun!
DIY BACKYARD CLIMBING WALL From Impatiently Crafty
GIANT RECLAIMED WOODEN BLOCKS From Filth Wizardry >>>You can even get the kids involved in this one by having them help paint!
DIY LAWN MATCHING GAME From Studio DIY
DIY GIANT JENGA AND RING TOSS GAMES From A Little Craft in Your Day <<<We love these fun backyard game ideas!
GIANT BUBBLES From Spaceships and Laser Beams
BACKYARD DISC GOLF From Hometalk >>>Have you ever played disc golf? It’s one of our favorites!
KIDS TIRE ROCKER From Wiki How
BACKYARD RACE CAR TRACK From The Whoot >>>What a fun idea for kids who love creating their own little cities!
PVC SAND AND WATER TABLE From Frugal Fun 4 Boys
SKATEBOARD SWING From Little Bit Funky >>>A great way to upcycle an old skateboard!
WOOD SEESAW From Ana White
POOL NOODLE OBSTACLE COURSE From Raising Dragons >>>Grab the materials at the dollar store for an inexpensive but super fun idea!
SQUIRT GUN PAINTING From Fireflies and Mudpies
These are such great ways to have fun without even leaving home! How are you spending your summer?