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5 Water Toys for Backyard Fun

Cool off with these refreshing toys and inflatables.


Who needs a neighborhood pool when there’s plenty of water fun to be had in your own backyard? These toys and inflatables will keep your family cool all summer long—no social distancing required.

1. Minnidip Minni-Minni Pool

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When the weather heats up, cool off in a Minnidip Minni-Minni inflatable kids pool. With cute smiley face bottoms and easy setup, these pools create a little oasis in your backyard. Ages three and up. $33

2. Zoom Ball Hydro

Fill the Zoom Ball Hydro with water balloons and get ready for an unexpected splash—the balloons will randomly pop as you send it zooming back and forth between two people. Ages eight and up. $18

3. Sun Squad Double Water Slide

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Slip and slide down Sun Squad’s 18-foot long Double Water Slide, which features water sprayers throughout and a splash pool at the end. Ages five to 12. $15


4. Nerf Super Soaker XP100

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Fill, pump, and experience the nostalgia of ‘90s water-drenching fun with the new Nerf Super Soaker XP100 water blaster. $15

5. Funboy Backyard Rocketship Sprinkler

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Connect the giant Funboy Backyard Rocketship Sprinkler to your garden hose and splash around in 360 degrees of water from four sprayers. $69

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