12 Weeks of Summer


New ideas for summer fun all week, every week, until Labor Day!

Check out every week for ideas, even it’s passed. You’ll find new stuff every week that you can do all summer long,

Week 1
Summer starts this week! The kids are still in school but the last day is so close you can practically taste it. Long days at the pool or beach, warm summer nights laughing with friends, lazy mornings sleeping in and watching cartoons, ice cold popsicles for snack time…it’s all right around the corner.

Week 2
School is out and summer is full swing! How will you be spending your first official week of summer fun with your family? Here are our ideas, day by day. And don’t forget to check out the S.I. Parent Family Calendar for more great ideas every day!

Week 3
It’s only the first full week of July, which means we still have two months of summer left to enjoy and you’ve got plenty of opportunities to make this summer unforgettable for your family. Here’s Week 3 of our 12 Weeks of Summer. Have fun!

Week 4
Summer is only 12 weeks long, so get out and enjoy as much of it as you can with your family before you blink and it’s over. Staten Island is home to are TONS of events, (even FREE ones) including classic favorites mixed with some exciting new offerings, to keep you busy, busy, busy. Here’s your Week 4 lineup of summertime stuff to do!

Week 5
Is it just us, or is this summer pretty awesome so far? Every week has been a total blast! And Week 5 should be no exception. From Shark Week to carousels to movies for a buck, it’s definitely gonna be another good one.

Week 6
As July draws to a close, we’re thrilled there’s still plenty of summer left to enjoy. This week, check out some hidden gems on the Island with your family and do a few things you haven’t tried before. Here’s our recommendations for you.

Week 7
Welcome August! Stay home or head out — there’s always something fun to do in the summer!

Week 8
With just a few weeks left to go, summer is winding down soon. Check off your summer bucket lists before it’s too late!

Week 9
Hey Mother Nature — who asked you for all this rain? Can we get a few NICE days, please?? Thankfully, there doesn’t seem to be many thunderstorms in the forecast for the upcoming week, so it’s time to get your family out of their rain boots and back into their bathing suits!

Week 10
Squeezing the last bit of fun out of your summer before the back-to school shopping begins? We’ve got a fresh week of ideas for you. And relax, there’s still a few weeks left!

Week 11
With the kids about to return to school, it’s your last unofficial week of summer. What will your family do to end off your summer in style? Here’s our list of ideas for this week!