Joy the Unicorn Summer Bucket List!

2020 Has been a crazy year so far! But We're not going to let that stop us from having our best summer yet! Follow Joy the Unicorn this summer as he crosses off fun activities from his bucket list! 

Unicorn Inflatable Costumer roller-blading in street

Go Roller Skating!

What has 8 wheels, 2 eyes, and 1 big-horn?! Joy the Unicorn on Roller Blades! One of my favorite ways to get outside and get some exercise. Try the skate park for some serious adventure!


giraffe at the zoo

Go to the ZOO

Lions and tigers and bears… and each other creature you can envision. Go through multi-day at the zoo and watch your children's eyes light up when they see their most loved animals.


Young girl feeding ducks by lake for fathers day

Feed Some Ducks by the lake

I recommend holding the bucket yourself and letting the kids use small cups or grab a handful of feed to toss at a time.


Water Gun Fight with two young boys

Water Gun Fight!

Water guns are probably first on anyone's list for any sort of water war. Why limit yourself?! Water balloons, buckets, hoses, sponges, and rags can be used to soak an opponent. 

Summer Bucket list - Bubble Party - two young girls playing with bubble toy

Bubble Party

Make your own bubble mixture and package it up in recycled spice jars and custom labels for a fun outdoor party favor! 

Materials to make fun crafts

Fun Crafts with Dad!

When you're stuck at home with the kids and have nothing to do, don't despair! It's easier than you think to grab the crayons, glue, glitter, and paint and let their creativity shine.


Start A Tik-Tok

TikTok is a social video app where you can watch people lip-syncing or dancing to songs, or create videos of yourself doing the same. TikTok is a fast-growing social network that's especially popular in Asia.

various inflatable pool floats

Find the Best Summer Pool Floats

Its pool, lake, and beach season, and if you're not swimming in the water, you're probably lounging on top of it. A float is an ultimate accessory to relax and enjoy a day on the water. Click on the link below to find what you're looking for:

Party by the pool

Pool Party

What better way to spend a hot summer day with friends?! Bust out the inflatable pool floats for a fun-filled day in the water.

Learning a new dance

Learn A New Dance

Do you ever watch someone dance and wonder how they come up with moves so quickly? All you need is your smartphone or computer and watch youtube tutorials! 

Color Pencils

Coloring Pages Collection

Make your world more colorful with free printable coloring pages from several websites that you can easily find on the internet. 

several different types of homeade slime

Make homemade slime

Slime is all the rage, but instead of buying it from the store, make your own! Not only is this a fun project to do together, but when you make it yourself, it's cheaper, and you probably have all the ingredients you need in your kid's art supplies.

Catching Fireflies

Catch fireflies after dark

Most of us have fond childhood memories of catching fireflies on a warm summer's night. Give your kids those same experiences. Your children can use their hands, a net, or a jar to catch and then release them.

Homemade Popsicle

Make homemade popsicles

Enlist your kids to participate in this fun activity. Dixie cups, fruit juices, and wooden popsicles sticks are the main items needed to make this refreshing summer treat.

Spending the night on a hammock

Spend an evening in a hammock

Hammocks are the perfect relaxation tool. Just set them up between two trees or on your porch and lounge for the rest of the day!

Night Swimming

Go swimming in the middle of the night

Head to a nearby pool or lake for a midnight dip because, why not?

Dye a Shirt

Dye a plain t-shirt

Have a fun craft-day in your yard by dyeing some plain old t-shirts. These can even make fun, personalized gifts as well!



Stargazing is a high family activity, or even a good date night to unplug and spend time together. For extra fun, bring a constellation guide, and see how many you can find!

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