19 Kid-Friendly Activities in Dallas to Beat the Summer Heat

Summer is here! Whether you are searching for things to do in Dallas with kids or panicking because you don’t know what you will do all summer long with the kids home from school, I have you covered.

So if you need ideas to have fun this summer, take a look at this list of kid-friendly things to do in Dallas this summer.

Watermark Church has a fabulous indoor play fort that is open to the public. You can order coffee in the main area after entering the building, and then sit and watch your kids run around.

Watermark Tree Fort

For the triple digit days, being in water is the only way to stay cool. The city of Dallas has community pools that you can go to for just $1 admissions.

Indoor Community Pool

The Dallas Public Libraries have various events you can choose from. Each branch offers age appropriate activities. There are story times, classes for crafting or building, and even mobile zoo events.

Dallas Public Library

Are you needing an outlet to burn off some energy? Strong Fitness is a great gym that has obstacle courses, mats, climbing structures, and ninja style activities that require lots of energy.

Strong Fitness

Roller skating is another indoor, energy releasing activity! If anyone grew up going to roller skating birthday parties, you will love introducing your children to Westlake Skate Center.

Westlake Skate Center

Are you looking for something more educational? Drive to Fair Park and explore the Children's Aquarium. It is smaller and more manageable than the Dallas World Aquarium.

Fair Park Children's Aquarium

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