What’s more fun than politely smacking a large hard ball while imagining you’re the handsome scion of the most powerful industrialist in all of New England? The game (or similar variants) dates back as early as the 1600s, and it shows: you must wear a white polo and give golf claps, even after watching your friend wail a ball straight into a tree.
4. Lawn darts
Ok, actually, what’s more fun than whiling away a balmy evening hurling ancient weapons of war? Although the pointy, dangerous kind of lawn darts have actually been outlawed for decades, you can buy weighted plastic darts that do a pretty good imitation. Or, if you’re really familiar with the “dark internet,” seek out the pre-ban kind.