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Super frugal family fun.
It is almost the weekend and you want to make plans as a family, the budget is tight but you still want to get out and enjoy your time together. You can enjoy amazing family time together without breaking the bank.
Think about it basketball or a picnic in the park. Fishing at the lake or family movie night with popcorn. Or relax on the beach and end the day with a backyard barbeque.
No spend family activities.
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50 Super Frugal Entertainment Ideas For Families:
- Take a walk around the park
- Go for a hike
- Outdoor or indoor sports
- Home movie nights
- Local concerts
- Street festivals
- Picnic in the park
- Game night
- Checkout local garage sales or flea markets
- Enjoy a trip to the local farmers market
- Do a local farm tour
- Create a theme night activity
- Potluck meals with friends
- BBQ party
- Relax on the beach
- Park playtime
- Video game night
- Bowling (kids bowl free events)
- Old fashion music jam session with friends
- Have a tea party
- Home spa night
- Host a poker night
- Go fishing
- Go boating
- Kids eat free restaurants (check your local listings)
- Concerts in the park
- Night markets
- Build an indoor fort
- Bingo night
- Vintage shopping
- Garage sale tours (we love to do this)
- Family cooking night (everyone pitches in)
- Community fairs
- Library events
- Mini golf
- Golfing range
- Watch a local sports team
- Play a family game of football, basketball or etc
- Get crafting
- Be a tourist in your own city
- Go swimming or skating
- Go camping
- Take a class together
- Museum tours
- Art gallery exhibits
- Coffee in the park and people watch
- Checkout the zoo
- Go roller skating
- Volunteer as a group
Some of our family favorites off this list are coffee in the park, playground playtime and community fairs. We love the zoo and mini golf. Family game night and movies with popcorn and snacks are great times together.
If you are stuck for family activities choose something your children love to do. If your children are younger playing with play dough and building forts maybe great family fun. If your children are older a trip to the local video game arcade or basketball court might be fun. If you are looking for girl activities planning a family spa night or a cooking class or art show maybe fitting.
Whatever activities you partake in enjoy them together. Make quality memories.
Have a great time,
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