Summer is the season of endless sunshine, carefree days, and good vibes. It's the time of year when life is lived in full color, and every moment feels like a vacation. From beach days to spontaneous road trips and pool parties, summertime is truly the best time of year with endless opportunities.

Which is why a summer bucket list is essential to making the most of this time of year. Whether you're spending the summer at home, traveling abroad, or taking a road trip, there's no limit to the possibilities of what you can include on your list.


Here’s everything to have on your summer bucket list:


  1. Watch the sunset on the beach.

  2. Go to an outdoor movie screening.

  3. Take a road trip.

  4. Go on a hike.

  5. Have a picnic in the park.

  6. Learn a new language.

  7. Attend a music festival.

  8. Go camping.

  9. Take a swim in a lake.

  10. Day trip to off grid waterfalls.

  11. Take a bike ride.

  12. Host a BBQ with friends and family.

  13. Get lost in a novel.

  14. Visit a theme park.

  15. Try a new ice cream flavor.

  16. Take a yoga class outdoors.

  17. Visit a local farmers market.

  18. Host a backyard bonfire.

  19. Attend a live sports game.

  20. Learn to paint, sew or knit.

  21. Ride in a hot air balloon.

  22. Visit a zoo.

  23. Explore a botanical garden.

  24. Book a trip.

  25. Go stargazing.

  26. Spend a day at the beach.

  27. Try stand-up paddle boarding.

  28. Take a cooking class.

  29. Go kayaking or canoeing.

  30. Visit a museum.

  31. Host a games night.

  32. Eat cheese and wine in a vineyard.

  33. Watch fireworks as they implode.

  34. Learn to surf.

  35. Take a pottery class.

  36. Lounge by a pool with friends.

  37. Build sandcastles.

  38. Take a dance class.

  39. Have pamper day at a spa.

  40. Go on a helicopter tour.

  41. Have a backyard movie night.

  42. Try a new restaurant.

  43. Head on a fishing trip.

  44. Explore a nearby city.

  45. Host a themed party with friends.

  46. Sip cocktails at a rooftop bar.

  47. Have a water balloon fight.

  48. Have a DIY project day.

  49. Tour a brewery or winery.

  50. Attend a fashion show.


And that's a wrap! The best part is there's no wrong way to make your summer dreams a reality. So, what are you waiting for, friend? Grab a pen and paper (or your favorite app) and start brainstorming your summer bucket list.


Posted by Simone Lavis on