Sand and Water Table – 6 Fun Choices

A sand and water table will provide hours of play and education to your child each and every time. This fun table is an investment in your child’s future as it encourages them to use their imagination, it improves their motor and cognitive skills as well the opportunity to experience cause and effect. There are a number of tables available today and below are 6 choices that your child will enjoy.

4 Sand and Water Table Options

Step2 Naturally Playful Sand and Water Activity Center – If this table isn’t fun, then I don’t know what is. For about $200.00, you get two separate areas; one that holds about 2 gallons of water and another that holds about 20 pounds of sand to create hours of fun. Included are accessories such as boats, pots, built-in bridges and a handy umbrella. The table also includes a very important cover to keep the sand and water clean for the next time.

Little Tikes Builder’s Bay Sand & Water Table – This table comes equipped with an interactive crane! Toy trucks, containers and bridges can all work together for “loads” of fun. There are also 2 lids of which each can be played on like a table top when the sand and water are not in use or the child can play in just the sand or just the water. In addition, the umbrella that’s included expands the width of the table to provide ample shade when needed. This table has retail price for about $200.00.

Step2 Naturally Playful Sand & Water Center – Similar to the Naturally Playful table noted above, this sand and water table is similar but smaller in size and about half the price. Regardless, there are still 2 separate areas to separate water and sand and there is also a lid, an umbrella and several toy accessories. In the water area, there are ramps/tracks for boats or whatever their imagination whips up. The lid also has tracks so this table is very versatile. Priced at about $100.00.

Step2 Sand & Water Cart – This sweet sand and water table is perfect for the smaller yards or patios. The table has 2 compartments for water (.50 gallon water/25 pounds sand), a boat and tower, an umbrella that can tilt, underneath storage, 2 wheels that make it portable and a lid with tie downs to keep the contents inside secure. Although the water area seems to be a little small, your child will still be able to use their imagination and have fun.

Just Sand or Just Water Tables

Although have the ability to play with both sand and water is a lot of fun, they can also fun when played with separately. Below are 2 good choices if you would prefer not to have a sand/water combination table. Your child will still be able to use their imagination, improve their mobility skills and cognitive functions.

Step2 Naturally Playful Sand Table – This fun table includes a bucket and 2 shovels and 2 claw rakes along with a lid which has tracks built into the surface of the lid when the sand isn’t being played with. The manufacturer states the table can hold up to 80 pounds of sand although you may want to start with 50 or 60 pounds.

Step2 WaterWheel Activity Play Table – Perfect for warmer weather, this water table has a built-in water wheel, molded partial partitions to encourage imagination when moving around the boats or cup that are included. Although it only holds about 4 gallons of water, it still provides ample space for your little one to play and get wet. This table is priced at about $45.00.

Hopefully one of these 6 choices will be best suited for your child’s playtime. A sand and water table encourages exploring, discovering and experiencing sensations that only sand and water can provide.