Even though days at the beach have been replaced by your daily routine of morning drop-offs and afternoon pick-ups, you can still play like it’s summer all year long with these fun sandboxes. So grab your pails and shovels, click through the slideshow, and check out 8 cool sandboxes that inspire play and remind you that summer is always at your fingertips.

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Sailboat Sandbox
Ahoy mateys! This seafaring sandbox from Desire Empire is reminiscent of every kid's favorite beach day, complete with an umbrella for shade. Your pint-sized pirates will feel like regular sailors every afternoon.

Which one would your kid want in your backyard?

Written by: Claire Schillings