But as much as we all love a good game of Marco Polo, the classics can only entertain for so long. Image via WikiHow. A simple yet highly entertaining game to play in the pool — the object of Atomic Whirlpool is to create a whirlpool out of sheer human force. After a few minutes, a whirlpool begins to form.
When the summer heat hits, it's time to jump in the pool. Floating is fun Seriously, you can play golf, ring toss, and even poker for candy, of course without having to leave the water if you really don't want to. If your pool doesn't have the emoji with sunglasses as an inflatable beach ball, is it even summer? This float takes basketball battles up a notch: The multiple ports mean defense has to work a little harder as the hoop moves around the pool.
Remember the grade school game that stressed you out? First, find a long, thick rope that stretches across the deep end of your pool. Divide your guests into two equal groups and mark a line of chalk somewhere around 5 feet away from the edge of the pool. Who knows if the winning team is the one on dry land or the ones splashing in the pool!