6 Fun Backyard Activities for the Summer!

It’s the peak of the summer and you have got a beautiful backyard behind your house, take full Popsicles advantage of it with some of these backyard activities!

  1. Make Some Homemade Popsicles – It’s an understatement to say that Georgia summers are scorching. Nothing beats the heat better than some cold popsicles! Find your favorite Popsicle recipe and make the kids (and yourself) some sweet treats!
  2. Yard Twister – Initial thought, “AWESOME!” Quickly followed by, “That’s going to kill my lawn.” Right? NOPE! If you use ground-marking spray to prevent damaging your grass! Within a few weeks it will grow out! Make the board as big as you’d like! Check out the instructions here!
  3. Cornhole – What summer backyard get-together isn’t complete without a game of cornhole? Throw some bags and indulge your competitive side.
  4. Build a Giant Jenga Game – Bigger is always better, right? If you use two-by-fours, you can make a Jenga game that is life-sized!
  5. Build an Outdoor Movie Theatre – Do you have a projector? Do you have a white sheet? You’ve got a backyard movie theatre!
  6. Water Balloon Piñata – You do not have need a birthday to have a piñata! What better way to beat the heat and entertain the kids than beating water balloons!

If you need help with your lawn care in order to get your backyard in tip-top shape for fun summer backyard activities, give Simply Green Lawn Care in metro Atlanta, GA a call at 770-923-0387!

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Simply Green aims to provide the highest quality lawn care, mosquito control, and lawn pest control services to Georgia residents.


We are locally owned and operated which allows us to be accessible, attentive, and responsive for customers in Georgia.


Our well-trained team is easy to work with and determined to exceed expectations.


All our plant health care specialists are Georgia Department of Agriculture Certified and maintain their Category 24 applicators license.