20 Chilled-Out Summer Dates


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We know. It’s hot, especially here in Texas. Even so, you still want to spend time dating your spouse this summer. Here’s a list of 20 easy-going summer dates to help you stay cool during these hot months.

  • Outdoor concert or live music event

Look for local outdoor concerts or music festivals and enjoy a night of live music together.

  • Wine tasting

Visit a nearby vineyard or winery and sample different wines while taking in your surroundings.

  • A botanical garden

Wander through the lush gardens, smell the fragrant flowers, and admire the beautiful landscapes.

  • Outdoor art exhibit or sculpture garden

Explore an outdoor art exhibit or sculpture garden and appreciate the creativity and beauty together.

  • Drive-in movie night

Experience the nostalgia of a drive-in theater by watching a movie from the comfort of your car. Don’t forget the snacks!

  • Sunset boat cruise

Book a romantic boat ride or dinner cruise and enjoying the breathtaking views and tranquility of the water.

  • Outdoor cooking or barbecue

Have a fun barbecue or outdoor grilling session. Try out new recipes or your favorite foods together.

  • Water park or amusement park

Spend a day of carefree fun and entertainment at a nearby water or amusement park.

  • A local farm

Go fruit picking or visit a farm where you can interact with animals.

  • Outdoor painting or drawing session

Find a picturesque spot and unleash your creativity by painting or drawing outdoors.

  • Evening bike ride

Take a leisurely bike ride in the cool evening breeze and explore your neighborhood or nearby trails.

  • Nature photography

Grab your cameras or cellphones and embark on a nature photography adventure, capturing the beauty of plants and animals.

  • Outdoor reading

Choose a relaxing spot and read a book together, or each of you can bring your own selections.

  • Ice cream or popsicle making

Get creative in the kitchen and make your own homemade ice cream or refreshing popsicles.

  • A new city or town

Take a day trip to a nearby city or town and explore its unique attractions and restaurants.

  • A local fair or festival

Check out the local events calendar and attend a fair or festival happening in your area.

  • A scenic drive

Take a leisurely drive on a scenic route, enjoying the beautiful landscapes and stopping at charming towns along the way.

  • Outdoor game night

Set up a game night in your backyard and play classic outdoor games like croquet, bocce ball, cornhole, or frisbee.

  • Outdoor dessert date

Indulge in a sweet treat. Visit a local bakery and select some delicious desserts. Enjoy your desserts together while savoring the summer atmosphere.

  • Mini-golf

Challenge each other to a friendly game of miniature golf. Enjoy some lighthearted competition and lots of laughter.

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