Water Balloon Kits to Have a Whole Lot of Messy Fun With

Water fights are more fun than ever.

Girl sitting in bucket with water balloons.
The calm before the water fight.Georgia Maciel, Pexels

Water balloon fight! If those words bring you joy—rather than strike fear in your heart—we’ve got you covered with these picks.

Bunch O Balloons - 420 Rapid-Fill Water Balloons (12 Pack)
Innovative design lets you pump up a big bundle of bombs at one time.Bunch O Balloons

While you’re shopping around, you may notice water balloons on “sticks.” These bunches of balloons are pinned onto straws by an O-ring, and a bunch of these straws are then connected to a single hose nozzle attachment. Screw the nozzle onto your hose, fill up multiple balloons at once, and then simply slide the full balloons off their individual straws. No tying necessary.

Tiny Balier Water Balloons Fill in 60 Seconds Easy Quick Summer Splash Fun Outdoor Backyard Kids and Adults Party Water Bomb Fight Games (Multicolored 0012)
Twelve packs in every color of the rainbow.Tiny Balier

Because these self-sealing balloons fill so quickly, it’s smart to have a large bucket or bin at the ready to deposit them into. One blade of stiff grass or a sharp twig and—pop!—you’re all wet.

Hibery 1000 Pack Water Balloons with Refill Kits, Latex Water Bomb Balloons Fight Games - Summer Splash Fun for Kids & Adults
Comes with two fill nozzles that attach to your hose.Hibery

You can save money if you go with a bulk pack of balloons you have to tie yourself. Just be sure to buy a batch that comes with nozzle attachments that make it easier to fill each individual balloon with your standard hose.

Bunch O Balloons Water Balloons - ZURU Slingshot
Gives your projectiles extra speed and distance.Bunch O Balloons

To level up your water play look for slingshots, catapults, games and other water balloon accessories. And don’t forget the beach towels!