50 Things to Keep you Busy this Summer

Things to Keep you Busy this Summer

School has been out for a good month now and from experience we know that by the time the 2nd month of summer starts kicking in, parents suddenly run out of ideas when it comes to new fun activities that they can do together with their families. How can you fill your time during the hot summer season while keeping both you and your kids entertained? Here are 50 fun ideas that both families and friends can do together.

  1. Go swimming
  2. Bicycle rides
  3. Diving
  4. Visit the Luna Park
  5. Watch local performances; in summer they come in abundance
  6. Visit different local village feasts
  7. BBQs
  8. Water pistol fights
  9. Games night
  10. Bake something together
  11. Free Museum Tours
  12. Go to Comino
  13. Spend a Weekend in Gozo; apartments are as cheap as 20 euro for 2 nights
  14. Go on a boat trip
  15. Go up to Bugibba for some great ice-cream
  16. Visit Smart City
  17. Go watch a movie at the cinema- they are air-conditioned
  18. Visit the Ta’ Qali Adventure Park
  19. Go to Splash and Fun for a day
  20. Visit the National Aquarium in Qawra
  21. Go bird watching at the Salini Bird Park
  22. Explore the caves of Ghar Dalam
  23. Read a book together
  24. Crafts
  25. Star Gaze
  26. Install an Inflatable Pool in your Back Yard
  27. Make summer treats like fruit-kebabs and Ice-cream
  28. Go camping
  29. Build sandcastles
  30. Feed fish while swimming
  31. Go snorkelling
  32. Collect nice- looking seashells
  33. Go fishing
  34. Learn a language together
  35. Go on Segway Tours
  36. Play fun video games like Just Dance
  37. Travel somewhere together
  38. Go on a hike
  39. Go kayaking
  40. Rent a pedal Boat
  41. Karaoke
  42. Visit San Anton Gardens
  43. Go to the Petting Farm
  44. Spend an afternoon at the Kitchen Garden
  45. Spend a day at Popeye Village
  46. Visit Playmobil fun park.
  47. Have water balloon fights
  48. Organise a treasure hunt
  49. Try out a different cuisine every week
  50. Visit village festivals such as the Sliema Arts Festival