Summer break is almost upon us and your kids are about to have a lot of free time that they are going to need to fill.  In order to keep you from hearing that dreaded phrase “mom, I’m bored” uttered by one of your kids, we have put together a list of 50 things to do this summer in Orlando including at-home activities, outdoor activities, indoor activities and more.  And don’t worry, they won’t break the bank.

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Things to do this summer in Orlando: Outdoor Activities

1) Have a cookout
2) Have a campout in your backyard
3) Go to an outdoor concert
4) Take in an outdoor movie at a local park
5) Hold your own outdoor movie night
6) Visit a waterpark
7) Spend a day at the pool
8) Spend a day at the beach
9) Go camping
10) Make your own obstacle course
11) Make a slip and slide in the back yard

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Things to do this summer in Orlando: Indoor Activities

12) Take books out of the library
13) Hold a family karaoke contest
14) Play freeze dance
15) Make your own ice cream
16) Have a yes day
17) Have a dollar store day – get activities from the dollar store, let each kid pick 5
18) Go bowling
19) Get a pen pal and write to them
20) Celebrate a half birthday
21) Create your own spa and have a spa day

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Things to do this summer in Orlando: Cooking Activities

22) Bake a cake from scratch
23) Make popsicles
24) Go to a fancy restaurant for dinner
25) Have a picnic in the park
26) Have dessert for breakfast
27) Make your own pizza

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Things to do this summer in Orlando: Creative Activities

28) Write a story
29) Write your own play and act it out
30) Make Tie die t-shirts
31) See a play
32) Make a family painting

Things to do this summer in Orlando: Volunteer Activities

33) Do a random act of kindness
34) Clean out the toy bin and donate toys
35) Buy school supplies to donate

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Things to do this summer in Orlando: Orlando Activities

36) Go kayaking at Wekiwa Springs
37) Visit one of the splash pads at a local park
38) Run the new inflatable water obstacle course at Nona Adventure Park
39) Play a round of mini golf
40) Visit the Crayola Experience
41) Have fun with science at the Orlando Science Center
42) Take a walk on the wild side at the Central Florida Zoo
43) Take the kids to a $1 movies at Regal Cinemas
44) Rent a swan boat at Lake Eola park and go for a ride
45) Take a free tech class at the Microsoft Store
46) Go orienteering in Moss Park
47) Visit Barberville Pioneer Village and learn about Pioneer days
48) Make a chocolate bar at Chocolate Kingdom
49) Go to a Fire Frogs game
50) Ride the Orange Blossom Cannonball steam train

Which activities do you plan to do?