Pool Noodle DIYs
Pool noodles are very versatile. You can play with them in the pool, pretend they are swords, or cut them up and craft with them. Take the noodles out of the pool and try one of these DIY projects this summer. These are all very simple crafts that the whole family can enjoy.
Pool Noodle Marble Run
This is a really fun activity for all ages. Cut your pool noodles in half length-wise to make this entertaining marble run.
Pool Noodle Marble Run from Frugal Fun for Boys and Girls
Pool Noodle Ring Toss
Wouldn’t this be the perfect outdoor summer activity? Get the whole family together for this fun and easy DIY project and game.
Pool Noodle Ring Toss from Mission to Save
DIY Outdoor Bowling Lane
Create a bowling lane with the pool noodles you have lying around or buy them at the dollar store. This DIY can be used all summer long to play bowling with friends and family.
DIY Outdoor Bowling from Polka Dot Chair
Apple Craft With Pool Noodles
Turn pool noodles into a great kids’ craft with this project. Use the noodles to stamp red ink apples and add some green leaves. This would make a great gift for your child’s teacher.
Apple Craft With Pool Noodles from Glue Sticks & Gumdrops
DIY Pool Noodle Summer Wreath
Make a colorful summer wreath for your door with this craft tutorial. Start with a pool noodle and add everything else from there.
DIY Pool Noodle Summer Wreath from My Unentitled Life
Pool Noodle Boats
How cute are these boats made from pool noodles? You’re also going to need some craft foam sheetsand straws. Float a bunch of these in the tub or in the pool.
Pool Noodle Boats from Our Family of Seven
Pool Noodle Play House
Build a super cool fort using pool noodles and a couple of blankets. Your kids will love this idea. This playhouse will provide hours of playtime.
Pool Noodle Play House from From ABCs to ACTs
Foam Bow and Arrow
Your kiddos will have so much fun crafting this bow and arrow from pool noodles. These will provide hours of outdoor play.
Foam Bow and Arrow from Ziggity Zoom
Pool Noodle Water Wall
This neat craft and activity will keep your kids busy all summer long. Doesn’t this water wall look like so much fun?
Pool Noodle Water Wall from Teaching Mama
Pool Noodle Pom-Pom Shooter
Play this entertaining pom-pom shooter game inside or out. This is a great game for all ages.
Pool Noodle Pom-Pom Shooter from Frogs Snails and Puppy Dog Tails
Jumbo Popsicle Garland
Have a summer popsicle party with this garland tutorial using popsicle sticks. These giant popsicles are bright, colorful and easy to make!
Jumbo Popsicle Garland from Oh Happy Day
Channel your inner Jedi with these DIY lightsabers made from pool noodles. This is a Star Wars staple for your little fans and essential for summer outdoor playtime.
DIY Lightsaber from Here Comes the Sun
What’s more fun than blowing bubbles in the summer? Make these cute pool noodle wand flowers to help with blowing bubbles.
Wand Flowers from Create Craft Love