10 Toys for summer fun



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It can be difficult to keep your kids entertained all summer long, especially when all you want to do is relax in the sun.

ParentsCanada
has some toy ideas that will keep both you and your child happy while at the beach, the park or your own backyard this summer. 

Day at the beach


Crayola coloured bubbles

Kids can add some colourful excitement to the beach with this toy. These coloured bubbles are perfect for entertaining your kids once they’ve had their fill of sand castles and tides. It’s available in red, yellow and purple.
$2.97
Available at Walmart locations


Sand mould

Your child will love making designs in the sand with this product. They have the chance to be messy and creative. Also, you won’t have to clean up after them when they’re done.
$7
Available at Walmart locations


Paddle ball

Challenge your little one to a game of paddle ball. This toy is an easy way to relax and take it back to the basics once the sun goes down.
$7
Available at Walmart locations

Walk in the park


Water Warriors pressurized goblin

Have the ultimate water fight with this summer toy. It can shoot up to 11 metres and holds about 266 millilitres of water. Also, the compact water gun weighs only 1.25 pounds when filled.
$5
Available at Walmart.ca


Alex picnic basket playset

Entertain your child with high tea at the park. This toy set contains enough for a small tea party – teacups, spoons, forks and plates (in sets of four), and a table cloth. It also comes in a charming wicker basket that’s easy to carry.
$39.99
Available at Sears locations


Little Tikes Pop Tunes guitar

Let your kids throw their own public concert with this toy. They’ll enjoy their rock-star status while jamming to 5 pre-set tunes, including “Yankee Doodle” and “Wild Thing”. They can also set the guitar to the freestyle mode and play with sound effects.
$24.99
Available at Sears locations

Backyard playtime


All Star Climber

This toy is perfect for the young athlete. It includes a football toss and a climbing ladder. It is made up of durable poly so this toy will last for years.
$99.93
Available at Walmart locations


Jungle Cruise canopy pool

This jungle-themed inflatable pool will keep your kids cool all summer long. It fits up to five toddlers. Also, the overhead canopy acts as a water sprinkler and blocks out the summer sun.
$24.99
Available at Toys R’ Us locations


Step 2 Naturally Playful sandbox

Your child will spend hours in the sand without ever leaving the backyard. This toy holds up to 200 pounds of sand. It comes with a lid so insects and pets won’t get in. Also, its poly resin material makes it easy to clean.
$99.99
Available at Sears locations


Banzai 3-D Shark Bite water slide

Kids will have fun with this thrilling toy. It includes a pair of 3-D aqua goggles so your kids can experience the special 3-D graphics where it looks like they’re escaping from the mouth of a Great White shark.
$24.97
Available at Walmart locations

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