DIY Summer Bucket List + Super Fun & Free Printables!

Make your vacation extra festive and special with these super fun Summer Bucket List Printables!

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Having your own Summer Bucket List is the best way to put all the fun things you want to do in one fab spot, and our Summer Bucket List Printables will help you do just that!

family riding bikes on trail Summer Bucket List Free Printable


So, every year, we try to come up with a list of all the fun things we want to try, see and do by the end of the summer!


Of course, to actually remember all those things isn't exactly the easiest, and trying to do them if you can't recall what was on the list in the first place won't help either!



Summer Bucket lists are fabulous for so many reasons! First of all, who doesn't love creating a big list of ideas, plans and dreams for their summer?! I know I do!


The Best Summer Bucket List Printables have been pre-made to kick start the fun!


Whether you love reading, crafts, can't get enough of swimming and boating, or want to try that specialty s'mores recipe, summer is the perfect opportunity to do all those things and more!


Our Summer Bucket List Printables will help get the fun started!


Pick your favorite printable, (or both!) print, and begin your bucket lists!


You can also make your own! Here's a pic of the fabulous DIY Bucket List my mom did!

See the end of this post for mine. :)

Summer Bucket List DIY for boys and girls kids activity

Summer Bucket List DIY for boys and girls kids activity

If you're searching for some fantastic ideas to add, jot them down before you begin with this Summer Inspiration Printable!

boys and girls blowing bubbles summer bucket list activity

Bucket Lists are a great way to put all the things to want to do in one fun, festive place!


There are tons of ways to customize a Summer Bucket List, which is one of the reasons they're so popular! Boys and girls will have just as much fun making a list as checking off the activities!

boys and girls at beach with snorkels Summer Bucket List free printable

Summer Bucket lists also make the best souvenirs to remember the sunny season by when you've finished it!


Display your Bucket List on the fridge, in your room, or a message board to give great suggestions and create fab memories all summer long!


family fishing on dock by water summer bucket list for boys and girls

After summer, a Bucket List is a fun memento to slip in a frame, scrapbook, shadow box or Time Capsule!



Need some inspiration?


Check out our list below for plenty of ideas and things to do!

  • Plant some flowers

  • Go to the drive-In

  • Make a Fairy Garden

  • Play hopscotch

  • Make a Smoothie Bowl

  • Go running

  • Go swimming

  • Try a new recipe

  • Learn a dance

  • Do yoga

  • Have a campfire

  • Make your own s'mores

  • Watch a sunset

  • Ride bikes

  • Go boating

  • Do a craft

  • Get some ice cream

  • Make Wish Boats

  • Go for walks

  • Collect seashells, rocks or stickers

  • Have a movie night

  • Make a photo book

  • Play ping pong

  • Keep a journal

  • Make your own DIY Time Capsule

  • Make a sundial

  • Stargaze

  • Make a No-Bake Dessert

  • Make a summer playlist

  • Bingo

  • Learn a hand-clap game

  • Jump rope

  • Blow bubbles

  • Go for a run

  • Write a letter

  • Make your bucket list-of course!

Above are just a few of the many ideas you could include on your bucket list!



...And remember, keeping it simple is fine too! You don't have to have the most elaborate Summer Bucket List line-up in the world for it to be amazing!


Making your own Bucket List is a great way to get crafty too!


Here's the one I made a few Summers ago!

Summer Bucket List DIY for boys and girls kids activity



Having ice cream, visiting a lake and watching a movie are favorite summer memories for a good reason!

....Or if you do want to experiment with a Pinterest-worthy art project or a cool yoga pose, go for it!!

boys and girls eating popsicles summer bucket list free printable


You've got the whole summer ahead, so why not fill your bucket list to the brim with all the things you've been wanting to try?!


Personalize your bucket list, make it special, super fun, and exciting to look at!!


Whether you fill the lines on your list with tons of goals, or have a few special things you've been dreaming about doing this summer, these Bucket Lists will help make each and every day something to look forward to!

Summer Bucket List fun activity for boys and girls

Want this super fun Summer Bucket List?

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Our Summer Bucket List is also available here!


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Summer Bucket List free printable for kids activity boys and girls

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If you make your own Summer Bucket List with our printables, be sure to tag us @mykidzbookshelf so we can see your great ideas!


Here's a Summer Bucket List that you can customize!


Summer Bucket List fill in free printable for boys and girls



Enjoy the memories and we hope you have so much fun both creating and fulfilling your Summer Bucket List!!


Stay Cool! 💗




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Updated: June 7, 2022 Originally published May 28, 2020