10 Must-Visit Spots for Kid-Friendly Summer Fun!

Sunshine, juicy watermelon, melting popsicles, fireworks, flip flops, barbecues, bathing suits, and sand-between-your-toes, all the nuances of Dallas summer fun are coming to mind as June approaches!

You know what that means… summer bucket lists. Make the most of the dog-days and fill up your calendar with festivals, summer camps, day trips, and more.  Here is a list of must-visit Dallas spots for kid-friendly fun.

1. Bahama Beach Waterpark

summer fun splash pass

From Coconut Cove to the Riptide Slide and Bahama Bullet, this park is an absolute SPLASH! Bring the entire family for a refreshing day of Dallas summer fun!

2. Take a Farmer’s Market Adventure

A hub for farm-fresh vegetables, dairy, and more, the Dallas Farmer’s market is a nice change of pace among the hustle of the busy city. Cultivate a healthy and sustainable lifestyle this summer with everything the market has to offer!

3. Check out the views from Reunion Tower

See the Dallas views through hi-def zoom cameras, interactive touch screens, and telescopes. A great Dallas summer fun activity for the entire family.

4. Virtual Adventure Rides

These virtual reality rides have interactive story lines, impressive visual effects, state-of-the-art sound technology, and more family fun!

5. Creative Summer Camp

summer fun creative camp

Were creativity and computers meet! This summer camp with get your kids exploring their imagination through creative problem solving. Sign them up today on Pearachute.

6. Dallas Summer Fun Horseback Riding

summer fun horseback riding

Hit the trails and enjoy some beautiful scenery on horseback. A great relaxing way to spend on a hot Dallas summer day!

7. Dallas Family Fun Mini Golf and More!

summer fun mini golf

Your kids will never want to leave! Families can putt around the golf course, zip around on go-karts, and battle in laser tag.

8. Family Magic Show

summer fun magic

Nothing screams Dallas summer fun more than magic tricks! Check out Diamond Jim as he performs his interactive tricks at Reunion Tower.

9. Get fit with your kids

stroller strides

Stroller Strides with Fit4Mom is a total-body conditioning workout perfect for Moms with little kids who are always on the go! No more mama guilt! Get physically and mentally strong while the little ones are entertained with songs and activities! Book on Pearachute all summer long.

10. Bounce!

summer fun bounce

Bring your kids to Aim High Bounce for some playful energetic fun! A great place for your kids to play with friends for a summer playdate! Book today on Pearachute.

Bonus! Summer Fun movies to keep on your Radar


The story we all know and love, remastered into a live action magical adventure! Aladdin releases to theaters on May 24, 2019.

toy story

Woody and Buzz are back for another adventure that your family won’t want to miss! Toy Story 4 releases to theaters on June 21, 2019.

spider man

Following the events of Avengers Endgame, Spiderman returns to face challenges of a new world. Spider Man: Far From Home releases to theaters on July 2, 2019.

lion king

Betrayal, tragedy, and drama…this Disney classic is back for a new live action tale. The Lion King releases to theaters on July 19, 2019.

Read more of our summer bucket lists in Chicago and San Francisco.