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The Best Toys and Games to Play with When the Weather Hits 70 Degrees

Hey, it's getting nice out! Not too hot, but no trace of that springtime chill. Get outside and play in the sunshine with these outdoor toys for (finally) warm days!

Maria Bailey · 6 months ago

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If there were ever a perfect temperature, 70 degrees Fahrenheit could be it! Most Americans say temperatures in the 70s are the most ideal, and now that we’ve hit the ideal temperature jackpot, we have to agree! It’s finally nice enough for leisurely playtime outside, and we’ve got some exciting toys and games to take advantage of the warmer temperatures.  

Twee Chalk Cheesy Pizza Chalk Set

pizza chalk


Who doesn’t love getting creative with chalk? Drawing on surfaces that are typically off-limits like asphalt, concrete, and slate is fair game. Will the sidewalk be your canvas today? Or how about the driveway? The Twee Chalk Cheesy Pizza Chalk Set combines our favorite playtime activity with our favorite food: pizza! And just like pizza, chalk is best shared, so gather the fam for some creative fun!

Little Tikes Turtle Sandbox


Little Tikes

We can’t wait to hit the beach, but in the meantime, why not bring some of the beach to your backyard? The Little Tikes Turtle Sandbox is the perfect activity for a blissful day outside. It’s shaped like an adorable turtle because, well, why not, and features two seats inside, so you can get comfy as you enjoy hours of digging good times! 

Bruder JCB Backhoe Loader



And while we’re talking about digging, why not add a digger to your sandbox, or dig up some dirt from the backyard? The Bruder JCB MIDI CX Backhoe Loader has a fully functional (and detachable) front shovel, as well as a functional backhoe for plenty of digging and loading fun! 

Franklin Sports Kids Inflatable Dart Ball


Franklin Sports

Darts are fun and all, but have you ever played dart BALL? Trade darts for balls and throw them at an inflatable dartboard to score points with the Franklin Sports Kids Inflatable Dart Ball set! Put your throwing ability to the test, and even challenge the littlest of players to a game (with no pointy darts in sight).

WOWMAZING Giant Bubble Wands Kit



Fun days outside are always made better with bubbles, but these bubbles are unlike anything you have ever seen! The WOWMAZING Giant Bubble Wands Kit has been used to set every big bubble world record in the last 30 years. Are you ready to set a new world record? 

National Geographic Backyard Explorer Set


National Geographic

Get ready for a great adventure in your own backyard with the National Geographic Backyard Explorer Set! Each set includes a safari hat and vest, a compass, magnifying glass, binoculars, a field guide, stickers, and more. Let’s just say you’re set for a day full of wonder and discovery! Observe your surroundings and refer to the field guide to identify different animals and plant life. 

Duckura Pop-Pass-Catch Ball



Team up with a friend (or three) and take your throwing and catching game to the next level with the Duckura Pop-Pass-Catch Ball set! Each player gets a pop launcher basket to throw and catch balls. Simply hold the basket and press the trigger to launch balls to other players! 

Hapinest Find and Seek Scavenger Hunt



Discover nature and the world around you with the Hapinest Find and Seek Scavenger Hunt activity game. The whole family can get in on the fun, with 35 Find and Seek picture cards to choose from and three ways to play!

Green Creativity Pressed Flower Art Kit

We’re not the only ones flourishing in 70-degree weather! It also happens to be the perfect temperature for beautiful plant life, and the Green Creativity Pressed Flower Art Kit is a great way to explore natural beauty. Look for fallen flowers and leaves, and press them to make cards, bookmarks, and trinket boxes while preserving a piece of nature! 


Little Gardener Tool Set

While we’re on the topic of flowers, gardening is a fun way to get outside and develop your green thumb! This Little Gardener Tool Set includes everything you need to get started: gardening gloves, a watering can, and a shovel, rake, and fork! 


Green Science Solar Rover Kit


Green Science

Warmer weather also means sunnier skies, and the Green Science Solar Rover Kit is a great way to take advantage of both while blowing minds with science! Convert sunlight into energy to power a car, and watch it move before your very eyes! 

HearthSong Buddy Bumper Ball Set



You won’t just have a ball — you’ll be INSIDE of one with the HearthSong 2-PC Buddy Bumper Ball Set! It includes two inflatable balls for twice the fun — just slip inside one of the wearable balls for a day well spent bobbing and bouncing around! 

Little Tikes Go Green! Playhouse


Little Tikes

What better way to enjoy our beautiful environment than by learning about how we can protect it, and have fun too! The Little Tikes Go Green! Playhouse makes learning about recycling, the environment, and saving water a good time for little ones. There are even solar-powered LED lights inside!

Kids Play Tent Set


Fun Little Toys

Now little campers can go on their own backyard adventures: This camping play set includes 18 camping must-haves, such as a pop-up tent for easy set-up, a pretend play battery-powered “gas” stove and “oil” lamp, binoculars, a utility knife, a cooking pan, shovel, and more!