66 Things to Do During the Summer of 2022

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There is something about summer that brings out the best in all of us. The sunshine-filled longer days are here with us yet again. There is no time to be bored when it is super beautiful outside! Listed below are 66 fun things to do this SUMMER!

Summer Essentials:

#1: Boat Day (Wakeboarding, Water Skiing, Fishing, Tubing)

What better way to enjoy the sun than out on a boat this summer? Close your eyes and dream of the breeze hitting your face while you are on the water. Doesn’t it sound lovely? Other things to do on your adventure on the boat include fishing, tubing, water skiing, or wakeboarding.

#2: Cocktail by the Pool

Doesn’t having a cocktail by the pool on a warm, sunshine-filled day and then going for a swim sound like a dream?

If you prefer to drink beer by the pool, that is great, but don’t forget to purchase our Colorband Coozie! We have so many fun patterns to look through. This item is seriously perfect for summer.

#3: Outdoor Movie

Things to Do During the Summer of 2022

Outdoor movies are a super fun way to spend your summer nights! We went to see the Minions recently, and it was a lot of fun, as we sat in our outdoor beach chairs and enjoyed fried food, soda, and popcorn. This list provides states and counties that still have outdoor movie theatres today!

#4: Snorkeling

What better way to enjoy the summer months than book a summer vacation in the Caribbean and snorkel? Read ’12 Best Places to Visit in the Caribbean’ for inspiration.

#5: Fireworks

Don’t forget to watch the Fireworks this holiday season! Read the five best places to celebrate the Fourth of July on our ‘Independence Day Blog’!

#6: Baking

Baking is a therapeutic activity that you can enjoy during your free time.

Recipe #1- Oreo Chocolate Flavored Cupcakes If you love chocolate and Oreos, then you need to try this dessert as it is my die-hard favorite. I have made these cupcakes over 20 times because they are that good!

Recipe #2- Banana Bread

Recipe #3- Dark Chocolate Fudge Brownies

Recipe #4- Red Velvet Cake and Whipped Cream Cheese Frosting

#7: Beach Day

Things to Do During the Summer of 2022

Who doesn’t want to relax at the beach, feel the breeze of the wind hit your face, and the soft white sand on your feet?

#8: Sailing at Sunset

Going sailing at sunset is the ultimate summer bucket list item, as the sky looks like a dream. Being on the water makes for an even better experience.

#9: Amusement Park

Ride a rollercoaster or go down a waterslide this summer for the ultimate level of fun.

#10: Margarita on the Rocks with Salt

The best way to spend your summer is with a margarita on the rocks in your hands. Am I right? Or am I right?

Things to Do During the Summer of 2022

#11: Aquarium

You won’t regret going to an Aquarium, as underwater life is peaceful and soothing to watch.

#12: Kayaking or Paddle Boarding

Kayaking and paddle boarding are fun activities that you can do near any body of water.

#13: Zip Lining

Zip Lining through the mountains is for you if you are not afraid of heights.

#14: Waterfall

What better way to spend the summer than to go chasing waterfalls?

#15: Zoo

Things to Do During the Summer of 2022

Spending the day at the zoo and witnessing wildlife up close is an experience you won’t forget!

#16: Surf Lesson

Surfing is one of the best water sports to try, as the activity can help you overcome your fears and become more courageous! 

#17: Hot tub

The hot tub is a great place to relax and has many benefits, as it will relieve stress, boost your immune system, and even help you sleep better.

#18: Sunset/ Sunrise

You will not regret getting up early at least once this summer to catch the sunrise and see more than one sunset!

#19: Cooking Class

Do you want to learn how to make sushi? Homemade pizza? Don’t worry. There is a cooking class out there for you!

#20: Winery

Taste wine, learn about the process of how to make wine, and enjoy beautiful views at a local winery near you.

#21: Castle

Exploring Medieval castles make for a unique experience!

#22: Color Run

Did you know? The color run is coming to NYC in July of 2022. Sign up for the event and check out other their full event calendar.

#23: Rooftop Bar

Things to Do During the Summer of 2022

Does life get any better than having a cocktail in the city with rooftop views?

#24: Jet Skiing

Jet skiing is an exhilarating activity to try out this summer!

#25: Pottery Class

Creating art is therapeutic. Why not try making pottery or taking pottery painting classes?

#26: Staycation

You deserve to have a vacation this summer. Don’t have time to fly anywhere? Don’t worry. Book a hotel for the weekend with friends or family at a location near where you reside.

#27: Book a flight to somewhere you have never been before

Are you looking to go on vacation this summer and don’t know where to go? Read ’19 Unique Places to Add to Your Bucket List’ for inspiration!

#28: Paint and Sip

Paint and Sip is a company that offers an oil paint class while you can relax and drink wine if you want!

#29: Travel Internationally

We recommend going to the Caribbean for oh so many reasons. Read ’12 Best Places to Visit in the Caribbean Islands’ for inspiration!

#30: Outdoor Yoga Lesson

Outdoor yoga is a great activity for your physical and mental health. Who knows? You might love it and attend more than one class this summer.

#31: Running

It is scientifically-proven that exercising is one of the best ways to feel better. The activity releases feel-good chemicals known as endorphins.

#32: Stretch Daily

A short five-minute stretch every day has a lot of benefits, as it can improve circulation and make you more flexible.

#33: Spend Time in Nature

It is time to unplug this summer and go outside!

#34: Bike Riding

Rent a bike and get some exercise this summer. My favorite place to go bike riding is along the beach on a boardwalk.

#35: Ice Cream Shop

There is nothing like having your favorite flavored ice cream on a sugar cone during the summertime. Am I right?

#36: Coffee Shop

There are so many cute coffee shops to try out other than Dunkin or Starbucks that you might not even get to them all, but this summer. I challenge you to go to a coffee shop that you have never been to before near you. You might become a regular.

#37: Art Museum

Going to a Traditional Art Museum, Modern Art Museum or even art made out of wax at the Madamme Tussauds Museum is an experience you won’t forget.

#38: Attend an Outdoor Concert

One of my favorite apps to find concerts and events near you is ‘Eventbrite.’ You can even purchase tickets directly from the app.

#39: Whitewater Rafting

White water rafting is an exhilarating activity for you to enjoy if you love that adrenaline rush and challenging yourself.

#40: Random Acts of Kindness

Every time you do an act of kindness, you will feel better on the inside. So why not do something nice for someone else this summer? Your small efforts can make someone else’s day.

#41: Spend time with Family and Friends

Spending time with family and friends can relieve stress. Make this summer better than any other, and make plans with your loved ones!

#42: Meditate

The benefits of meditating are no secret. There are thousands of studies that have shown a positive impact it has on our health and well-being. The practice can even help you sleep better!

#43: Plant

Planting is a therapeutic activity for the environment. Trees clean the air and help you breathe.

#44: Volunteer

Volunteering and helping others will make an impact on your life. Volunteering will give you a sense of purpose and can help you meet new friends!

#45: Attend a Formal Event

Sometimes it is a great idea to get dressed up and look your best. Don’t have a formal event to attend? Look up fancy restaurants to go to near you!

#46: Enjoy a Pina Colada

Pina Coladas are an enjoyable, refreshing drink to enjoy this summer!

#47: Sunflower Field

Sunflowers bloom during the middle of summer and a portion of fall.

#48: Attend a Parade

Holiday parades are not only fun to go to, but you will get to explore the city in which you attend the parade.

#49: Slip n Slide

Slip n Slide or having a water balloon flight is on the summer bucket list for anyone who wants to have a little fun and get wet!

#50: New Tv Show

I recommend binge-watching a new television show this summer on Netflix. My current favorite tv show is called Legacies. The story has an intense plot line based at a school for vampires, witches, and werewolves.

#51: Ride in a Hot Air Balloon

Doesn’t it sound fun to ride in a hot air balloon and witness the incredible view below?

#52: Tie Dye T-shirts

Make your clothes one of a kind and super colorful with a clothing tie dye kit!

#53: Baseball Game

Doesn’t enjoying a hot dog with ketchup and a blue moon all while watching baseball sound like a great time?

#54: Build a Sandcastle

Building a sandcastle will bring families together for hours and create long-lasting memories. It doesn’t take anything more than sand, a shovel, and a bucket.

#55: Make a Candle

Did you know? There are candle-making classes that exist in the world today. Making candles is fun and satisfying, as you pick three oil-based scents, mix the scents with wax, and find out what type of smell you created. There is a sense of achievement afterward!

#56: Beach Bonfire

The best place to have a Beach Bonfire is at Jennings Beach because they have a few designated areas for a fire. The best place to have a Beach Bonfire is at Jennings Beach because they have designated areas for a fire. Don’t forget to bring marshmallows, chocolate, and gram crackers to make S’mores and a speaker for the best experience possible!

#57: Farmer’s Market

Farmer’s markets are a great place to buy fruits and vegetables because the produce is fresh and tastes great. Local business owners also sell fish, meat, and dairy products.

#58: Butterfly Garden

Butterfly gardens attract not only butterflies but also hummingbirds, honeybees, bumblebees, and moths. Observing these lovely creatures will give you a greater appreciation for nature.

#59: Road Trip

Blast music, sing along, and go on a road trip to a destination near you!

#60: Pedicure

Sometimes you need to spend the extra money and get a pedicure. YOU DESERVE IT!

#61: Camping

Camping is a great way to connect with nature. Make your camping trip one you will remember forever by having a bonfire or making s’mores.

#62: Bowling

There is nothing quite like having a blue moon in hand and bowling with friends at your local bowling alley.

#63: Historical Site

If you are interested in archeology and history, then be sure to visit Cusco, Peru, or Athens, Greece, but for the time being, look up historical sites near you!

#64: Hiking

Hiking is a great way to get exercise outdoors. The best hikes to go on are to waterfalls.

My Favorite Hikes:

1- Rio Celeste- Rainforest Hike to Rio Celeste in Costa Rica

2- Grand Canyon- Hike the Grand Canyon to Ooh Aah Point

3. Mount Batur- Hike up a volcano at Mount Batur in Bali

#65: Garden

Spending time in nature is good for your health and can boost serotonin levels.

#66: Journal

Having a journal is one of the most powerful things you can do for yourself. I challenge you to write what you are grateful for once a week this summer! Read ‘5 Reasons to Start a Journal and Document Your Travels’

Don’t forget your summer essentials; Sunscreen, Sunglasses, Tanning Oil with Sunscreen, Beach Towel, Snorkeling Gear, Can Coozies, Umbrella, Bathing Suits

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