Things to Do Over The Summer

44 Ideas For When You're Bored Out Of Your Skull This Summer For Anyone Looking To Relax

Boredom over the summer is simply inevitable and to help you battle it here is a list of ideas!

Srinidhi Vangala

It's finally the time we've all been counting down to... the last day of the semester!!!

The first few days you're probably sitting around, sorting out what you've abandoned. After those few days to get organized, you don't have much planned. Now what? All the time you've devoted to school is now empty and you're home and you're bored. I run into this every summer where I'm bored out of my mind and seem to have nothing better to do than stare up at my ceiling, which isn't the exact definition of "fun." But, I can guarantee that we've all been there.Here's a list of all the fun things you can do that don't involve sitting around and watching Netflix.

1. Read.

2. Go to the movies.

3. Get coffee or ice cream with a friend.

4. Study for a grad school prep test.

5. Go shopping.

6. Get an internship.

7. Go to the gym.

8. Go camping.

9. Plan a short road trip.

10. Visit a museum.

11. Walk around your nearest downtown city.

12. Go to a concert.

13. Have a water gun/water balloon fight with friends.

14. Paint or do crafts.

15. Re-organize your room.

16. Take a hike.

17. Go kayaking.

18. Visit a pick-your-own farm.

19. Go bowling.

20. Learn to do yoga.

21. Volunteer.

22. Start a DIY project.

23. Learn to fish.

24. Go to a zoo.

25. Go to a sporting event.

26. Have fun at an amusement park or water park.

27. Spend the day by the pool.

28. Make Slime.

29. Hunt down an ice cream truck.

30. Tour a brewery.

31. Make homemade iced tea and lemonade.

32. Watch fireworks (Fourth of July).

33. Catch lightning bugs.

34. Have a picnic.

35. Visit a park nearby.

36. Learn to paddleboard.

37. Have a wine tasting.

38. Have a BBQ or host a bonfire.

39. Go to a farmer's market.

40. Go thrift shopping.

41. Treat yourself to a pedicure.

42. Bake something from scratch.

43. Go to the beach.

44. Get a job.

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