Backyard Games and Toys to Combat Summer Boredom
Ditch the iPad for outdoor fun with these affordable activities.
From left to right: Jumbo polka dot beach ball, $3.99, Ocean State Job Lot, locations throughout Rhode Island. Hula hoops, $5.99 each, Remy’s Cycle and Ray Willis Toys. Flamingo pool float, $24.99; blue and orange pool noodles, $2.69 each; and ring toss game, $29.99, all from Ocean State Job Lot. Five-barrel hydro drench blaster, $14.99, Pow Science. Splash ‘n’ Fun inflatable pool toss game, $5, Ocean State Job Lot.
From left to right: Prokadima paddle game, $9.99, Remy’s Cycle and Ray Willis Toys, Westerly. Vintage Slip ’n Slide, $15.99; Camo chameleon bean bag toss, $25.99, both from Pow Science, Wakefield. Bocce set, $14.99, Remy’s Cycle and Ray Willis Toys. Horseshoe set, $39.99, URE Outfitters, Hope Valley. Rainbow kite, $18.99, Remy’s Cycle and Ray Willis Toys. Beamo thirty-inch flying disc, $20.99; Night Ball light up soccer ball, $21.99, both from Pow Science. Blue butterfly net, $4.99, URE Outfitters. Stomp rocket, $22.99, Pow Science.