If you’re planning an outside event soon, and want to throw in some fun (with a little education too) – try any of these fun water games! They are great for summer homeschool parties and playdates. Perfect for children of all ages, these will keep the kiddos cool in the sun.

Fun (and Educational) Outside Water Games

No more summer boredom! You won’t run out of ideas to keep the children busy and entertained, because I’ve rounded up some of the most fun water games around. Click through some of these, and save your favorites for your next backyard party or outside group event. The kids will have a splash!

1. Classic Water Balloon Toss – Children’s Ministry Ideas Unlimited

2. Recycled Water Wall – Things to Share and Remember

3. Water Squirter Math Game – Kitchen Counter Chronicle

4. Water Obstacle Course – Meaningful Mama

5. Splish Splash-Summer Family Fun Water Game – The Real Thing With the Coake Family

6. DIY Water Blasters – Mom Endeavors

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7. How to Make Sponge Bombs – Inner Child Fun

8. Water Play – Simple Play Ideas

9. Water Balloon Baseball – Overstuffed Life

10. DIY Kiddie Car Wash – Mom Endeavors

11. DIY Dunk Bucket – The Happy Housewife

12. Water Balloon Towel Toss Game – Love, Play, and Learn

13. Water Balloon Target Practice – Tip Junky

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14. Duck Duck Splash – Kids Fun Reviewed

 

Next time you hear whining or complaining because the kids have run out of things to do, just pull up this post (I know you’ve pinned it in Pinterest)! The ideas for outside water games above will help you. I know your kids will have a wonderful time splashing and playing in the sunshine. The water will keep them cool, while you sit and enjoy the sound of laughter and memories being made.