Time is flying by and the summer is already half way over! How has yours been so far? Have you done everything you wanted to do?This warm weather only comes once a year, and here in the Southern Tier you want to make sure you make the most of it while it lasts.

If you’re having a boring summer or are looking for more adventurous ideas, you should try an activity from our bucket list!


  • 1

    Go Camping

    If you're an outdoors person this is the perfect trip to go on. Even if you're not, it's something you need to do at least once in your life.

  • 2

    Attend a Music Festival

    Summer concerts are going on everywhere! Buy some tickets to see your favorite artists or just attend a concert near you and support a local band.

  • 3

    Go on a Hike

    Hiking can be hard work, but once you're done you feel like you can conquer anything!

  • 4

    See a Drive-In Movie

    Enjoy the outdoors while you watch a movie on the big screen with friends or family. Just make sure to bring the bug spray!

  • 5

    Go Mini Golfing

    Whether you're 8 or 80, mini golfing is always a fun summer activity.

  • 6

    Go to the Beach

    This is probably the most common thing to do in the summer. If you can't make it to the beach, find a local lake to take a dip in. Don't forget that sunscreen!

  • 7

    Have a Bonfire

    Sing campfire songs, tell ghost stories, or roast marshmallows. The possibilities are endless!

  • 8

    Have a Picnic

    Get some fresh air, take a stroll in your local park and eat your lunch outside for a change.

  • 9

    Go to an Amusement Park

    For those adrenaline junkies, this should definitely be on your summer bucket list.

  • 10

    Go to a Waterpark

    What's a better way to cool off from this summer heat?

  • 11

    Have a BBQ

    The best way to get family and friends together and enjoy great food.

  • 13

    Go Kayaking or Canoeing

    A great way to get physical activity in without having a heat stroke.

  • 13

    Catch Fireflies

    These little bugs are THE sign of summer.