Throwback Summer Bucket List

The kids are out of school, the nights are longer, and the weather is warmer—it’s the perfect time to squeeze in some old-fashioned summer fun. Aim to cross all of these items off of the list by the time summer is over to make for a season full of unforgettable memories.

Ride bikes

Go to a drive-in movie theater

Play card games or old board games

Experiment with sidewalk chalk

Camp in your backyard

Take a road trip

Go a day without electronics

Help run a lemonade stand

Catch fireflies

Make homemade ice cream

Build a fort


Have a picnic

Send a postcard

Go on a scavenger hunt

Watch fireworks

Wake up for a sunrise

Play in a sprinkler

Have a bonfire

Take up a new hobby

Go to an outdoor concert

Read at least one book a month

Cook a recipe you’ve always wanted to try

Volunteer for a day

Go zip-lining

Make a photo album or scrapbook