—————–Go to a free music festival There are a number of free or low-cost concerts and music festivals happening in different cities during the summer. Anyone can attend these concerts and it is a great way to save money and enjoy some time with friends. There is also the option to take a road trip to a beach or lake. There are a number of beautiful public places that you can explore with friends and family – pack a basket for a low-cost picnic while you’re there! Rent a bike and go for a ride Bike riding is one of those activities that brings people together. If you don’t own a bike, you may be able to find a low-cost bike rental provided by your city or a bike rental company. This allows you to bike with your family and friends and have a lot of fun without having to spend an exorbitant amount of money. Hiking Hiking is another great way for families to spend their summer days together when on a strict budget. Challenging, cost-effective and healthy, hiking is a great way to spend some time outdoors. Remember to stay hydrated!