25 of the Best Water Toys For Kids to Make a Splash This Summer
Summer is the only time of year that you can spend almost every minute outside. The sun is shining, the temperatures are hot, and the possibilities for fun activities are endless. And one thing everyone can't get enough of is having some fun in the water, whether that's on a beach, in a pool, through the sprinkler, or with a water balloon fight. And there are a lot of toys out there that encourage water play for all ages, making it a bit more fun and interactive for everyone. Keep reading for 25 things you'll want to buy for summertime splashing ASAP.
Little Tikes Anchors Away Pirate Ship
Provide endless hours of indoor or outdoor water play with this Little Tikes Anchors Away Pirate Ship ($80). You can enjoy this in the front yard when the sun is shining, or in the comfort of your own living room (with a little less water to avoid a mess) if the weather is less than ideal.
COOP Hydro Spring Basketball Hoop
Add a game of basketball to the swimming pool with this inflatable floating COOP Hydro Spring Basketball Hoop ($19, originally $25). Your kids can have a basketball tournament, or try to make baskets from different spots in the pool.
Sun Squad Wet & Wild Hydro Twist Pipeline Sprinkler
This Sun Squad Wet & Wild Hydro Twist Pipeline Sprinkler ($12) puts a twist on the traditional sprinkler with water blast fountains and wiggle tubes that spray water right from your garden hose. How fun does that sound?!
Banzai Triple Racer Water Slide
The slide of all water slides is found in this Banzai Triple Racer Water Slide ($46) with three 16-foot racing lanes, water-spraying side bumpers, and a splash pool at the end. It even comes with three inflatable body boards! Every single person in your family will go crazy for this.
Under the Sea Swim Thru Rings
Encourage little swimmers to practice their skills or entice big kids to play by swimming through these Under the Sea Swim Thru Rings ($20). This pack of pool toys comes with 5 swim rings and 10 plastic balls for tons of different games.
Swim Ways Baby Spring Float Activity Center
If you have or know a littler swimmer this summer, this Swim Ways Baby Spring Float Activity Center ($28, originally $30) is the perfect hands-free pool-time accessory for the caregiver. And how adorable is the octopus activity center and shade for the baby?
Vandoras Palm Tree Sprinkle and Splash Water Play Pad
No time to go to the water park? No problem! Bring the water park to you with this inflatable palm tree sprinkler. The Vandoras Palm Tree Sprinkle and Splash Water Play Pad ($30) is the perfect way to save the water park entrance fees and stay away from crowds.
TURNMEON Giant Inflatable Pool Basketball Hoop
Multiple shooters can play with the TURNMEON Giant Inflatable Pool Basketball Hoop ($31) at once, making it the perfect toy for little athletes.