Surviving Summer Car Rides

Does the idea of a road trip with the kids make you shudder in fear? Current is here to help! With the right toys and games, it’s easy to keep the kids entertained and comfortable. Here are 5 must-have items for your next summer car ride!

Brain Teaser Books Value Pack by Current CatalogBrain Teaser Books Value Pack

Keep their brains stimulated for the entire car ride. The Brain Teaser Books Value Pack comes with a set of 10 softcover 32-page booklets. Each has number puzzles, crosswords, mazes and lots more!

Let's Play Card Games by Current CatalogLet’s Play Card Games

Cards are a foolproof cure for boredom. This card set comes with one set of cards and a book of 25 of the most popular card games with easy-to-follow instructions. Simply learning how to play all the games is half the fun! The games included can be played with 1-8 players!

Animal Make-A-Face Activity Cards by Current CatalogAnimal Make-a-Face Activity Cards

For the younger kids, the Animal Make-a-Face Cards are endless amounts of fun. Give them a blank face and have them stick on eyes, lips, hair and super silly accessories!

Fifteen Puzzle by Current CatalogFifteen Puzzle

The Fifteen Puzzle should keep the kids busy for quite a while! Mix up the numbers and challenge the kiddos to put them back in order. To make the game even more exciting, keep time and see who can finish faster!

Instant Cling Sunshades by Current CatalogInstant Cling Sunshades

Keep the kids comfortable for the ride by putting the sunshades on the windows. These Instant Cling Sunshades keep the car cooler in the hot sun, and they don’t require suction cups!

Finally, don’t forget to pack some snacks and audio books for when you need some quiet time!

What are your must-have car ride items? Tell us in the comments!