As Summer is coming to a close, you may have had enough of
the heat. Have fun while staying indoors with some of these activities!
See a movie
Avoid the spoilers by being one of the first to watch a new
film! Watching a movie at a movie theater can be a fun activity for date night,
a family activity, or an outing with friends. Sitting on your couch watching a
movie doesn’t compare to the movie theater experience, not to mention the movie
There are plenty of locations that offer crafting classes
for your kids and you as well! Attend a local kid-friendly crafting class where
you can create art with your child. You can also go purchase art supplies and
create something from home as well. Often times, you won’t even need to buy
supplies; the materials you have at home can be pieced together into a fun
craft. For an evening craft activity, check out a wine and painting class
closest to you.
Go ice skating
Many people may forget that ice skating rinks are open in
the summer! This makes it the perfect opportunity to go because you will not
have to worry about dealing with a crowd!
Bowling is the perfect, inexpensive activity to do for some
fun out of the house. People of all ages can have fun bowling so make the most
Go to the aquarium
The aquarium is the perfect balance of fun and education for
your kids. They get to learn about various sea creatures, all while having fun
doing it! Plus, you get to have some quality bonding time with your children
while you all have fun.
Play board games
Don’t spend a dime by staying in for game night. Play any of
your favorite games for a whole night of fun. Turn it into family bonding time
or invite a few friends over for some food and fun.
Tidy up your home
If you are really this bored, use some of your free time to
clean your house. Although it may not be one of the most fun activities, you
will feel very productive and clear of mind afterward. Start with easy
locations such as your closet
with these simple tips!
Get outside and spend some time with friends and family
this Memorial Day weekend with these activities!
- Attend the National Memorial Day Parade
The National Memorial Day parade takes place in Washington D.C. on Memorial Day at 2 pm. This is the largest Memorial Day parade in the country, featuring marching bands, floats, performers, and veterans themselves all throughout our nation’s capital.
2. Visit Arlington National Cemetery
Get a group and volunteer to help lay flowers to honor hundreds of thousands of our servicemen and women’s graves.
3. Go to the beach
Enjoy your long weekend and take a trip to the beach! Have some fun outside in the sun, and get to enjoy some fireworks at the end of the day.
4. Go to a local rooftop bar
Check out this list of the best rooftop bars in the country to see if there is one nearby you to visit. Any outdoor restaurant or bar will make the holiday enjoyable.
5. Backyard BBQ
Spend Memorial Day with a classic holiday bar-b-que, grilling out with neighbors and friends.
6. Go to the pool
Memorial Day weekend kicks off the start of when all of the outdoor pools open up, so go put on a bathing suit and go to your local pool!
7. Play lawn games
Get the whole family outside and set up some lawn games. Everyone from all ages will love lawn games like corn hole, horse shoes, spikeball, frisbee, football, kan jam, and so much more!
Whether you’re out with friends or relaxing with family, Zippy Shell wishes you a happy Memorial Day weekend! Contact us for any of your moving and storage needs!
Try out one of these activities with the whole family on a nice fall day!
Go apple picking to get some of the freshest apples of the season. Once you have all your apples at home, use them in a classic fall recipe, such as candy apples or apple pie.
Have a bonfire
Build a bonfire in your very own backyard using a fire pit or a safely dug out hole surrounded by stones or bricks. Roast marshmallows or cook hot dogs and enjoy a cool night.
Don’t let the cold weather stop you from getting outside and exercising. Enjoy the crisp fall air with a nice hike at your local hiking trail.
Hayrides can be a fun fall activity for anyone to enjoy. Take your kids out for a fun day or have a date night with your significant other.
Make a holiday decoration
Using fallen leaves from your backyard you can create your very own holiday decoration. Attach them to a circular ring to create a festive fall wreath to hang on your front door!
Go to a football game
Tailgate at your favorite football team’s game with friends then enjoy cheering them on at the game!
Spice up your typical sangria with cinnamon, apple slices, and/or caramel to turn your normal sangria into a festive drink!
Drive through fall leaves
As the leaves are changing color, go get a sight of them before they fall. Take a drive down any local road that is full of large trees to get to see the beautiful fall leaves.