11 Easy Ways to Set Up a Backyard Water Park

It’s hard to deny your water park’s awesome perks: slides, water cannons and dump buckets that make cooling off a total blast are just a few. Making it to the water park to use those splash-tastic perks? It’s not always in the cards for busy families (hello, newborn nap time or meal prep, amirite?). So instead, why not bring those wet and wild features to you with simple-to-set-up activities any parent can rock. Flip through to find your fave.

Splashy Piñatas

Water piñatas are sure to be a big hit in your backyard! Grab balloons, a stick, and maybe a blindfold to make it even more interesting, then head over to Marmite et Ponpon for the how-to from Jaymmy. So much fun and no temptation for your kiddo's sweet tooth ...

photo: Jaymmy Assaf via Marmite et PonPon


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