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Do you have big plans to date your spouse this summer, but don’t know where to get started? Well, thanks to the nice weather, summer dates are possible! You’re not limited to only a few things like you would be in the winter months. Here are some summer date night ideas to check out!
Frugal Summer Date Night Ideas
Take a walk around the river or lake – Most towns or cities have at least one lake or multiple lakes. Spend some time walking with your loved one and enjoying the nice weather and scenery
Get $1 cones from McDonald’s – In the mood for something delicious and sweet? Don’t pay an arm and a leg for ice cream. Simply go to McDonald’s and pay $1 for a cone! Don’t like ice cream? Get coffee!
Ride bikes around town – Even if you don’t have your own bikes, you can borrow one or even try a Lime Bike that are hitting major cities. A bike ride is a great way to get exercise, but it’s also a very frugal way to spend time together.
Related: Free Summer Date Ideas
Have a picnic – State parks are such a good way to spend time together as a couple. You can hike or have a picnic. Who doesn’t like food? Plus, bringing your own food is usually way cheaper than eating out somewhere.
Grill a meal together – Hey, it’s nice outside, which means it is the perfect time to grill a meal together. Enjoy the sunshine and create a grilled masterpiece together. You can grill veggies, meat, and sometimes even a dessert!
Go on a run together – Is your spouse into running? Why not take a run together? It’s the perfect date opportunity, plus it’s free!
Take in a Free Movie – Many cities will put up a free movie in a field in the city.
Related: Frugal Stay at Home Date Night Ideas
Catch Fireflies – Channel your inner child and make a nightlight by catching fireflies.
Set a slip and slide in your backyard – This is a great way to cool off with the summer heat! There are many version of the slip and slide on Amazon many under $20!
So tell me, what are some of your favorite summer date night ideas? Let me know in the comments below!
I am a Wife, mom to 4 kids, homeschool mom, blogger, social media junkie, Frugalista, Book Worm, and Closet Want-to-be Chef. We are a Roadschool family (homeschooling on the road while traveling fulltime).
I grew up learning ways to save from my mom and grandma. I started my own coupon journey when my first child was born in 2009 and started the blog on 2010 when baby #2 was born to share my tips with everyone who kept asking about how I was getting diapers for $1 a pack!
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