School is out. Families are together. The first few weeks are great, until the heat and boredom kick in. Now we have the question- what are we going to do all summer? Luckily, we have found some great cost effective and/or free activities and places for families to visit together this summer!

  • Museum of Science and History
  • Riverside Arts Market
  • Kingsley Plantation
  • Friendship Fountain
  • Jacksonville Arboretum & Gardens
  • Cummer Museum of Arts and Gardens (Free on Tuesdays)
  • Adventure Landing
  • Events at your local library
  • Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp Games
  • Bowling
  • Art Walks
  • Playing at your local park!

 

Please also take a moment to view the following websites which have great ideas for summertime fun!

https://24hourkidcare.com/2014/06/50-free-and-almost-free-things-to-do-in-jacksonville-this-summer/

https://www.almostsupermom.com/10-free-things-to-do-in-jacksonville-fl/

https://jacksonvillemom.com/in-around-jax/things-to-do/summer-bucket-list-100-free-cheap-things-to-do-in-jacksonville/

Please also remember when engaging in activities outside with your family and kids, to follow the following safety tips:

  • Staying hydrated is key!!
  • Beware of the sun and wear sunscreen
  • Practice safety when riding bikes and playing in the pool
  • Beware of thunder and lightening

 

Above all else, have fun, be present in the moment, and enjoy each other! Happy summer from the Right Path Family!!