Summer Fun – Social Distancing Style
May 22, 2020
Summer is almost here and we know everyone is beyond ready to be outside. If you’re looking for some fun and safe things to do this summer, look no further. Check out our list of outdoor social distancing activities you and your family can do this summer.
- Explore the outdoors in Johnson County.
- Go hiking, biking, running and more in Linn County.
- Visit Benton County’s beautiful nature trails as well as a 21-hole disc golf course!
Drive in Movies
- Order Online at the Iowa City Farmers Market. Carts open on Tuesday at noon, and the deadline for orders will be Wednesday at noon or until the pick-up windows are full. Register here.
- Cedar Rapids Farmers Market is hosting a ‘drive-thru’ market on June 6th and June 20th. Orders must be placed online. For directions and more information, visit here.
- Lake McBride Boat rentals – social distance on a paddle board, kayak, pedal boat or canoe.
- Pinicon Ridge Park – Call for a reservation of a paddleboat, canoe or kayak.
- There are so many places to go fishing! Make sure you purchase your fishing license before heading out to the water.
- Nothing is more fun than roasting s’more’s over the fire and pitching a tent for the night. The best part of being in the backyard: access to indoor plumbing and your real bed. Get more ideas for your backyard campsite from this checklist.