Popular Summer Promotional Items

Summer Promotional Items

Last Updated on May 30, 2022 by Rachel Leone

Popular Summer Promotional Items

What promotional products are my clients buying this summer?

Summer is a fantastic time to market your business! Whether you're looking to increase brand awareness or get more sales this summer, this curated list of my client's favorite summer-themed promotional products is a great place to start your search.

What is the best season market with promotional items?

Trick question! It's always a good time to promote your brand, but honestly, can you think of a better season than summer? I can't.

To celebrate summer and all its celebration-worthy festivities (parades, fireworks, beach days, cookouts, vacation, etc.), I've chosen a handful of the most popular summer products. So whether you're attending a summer conference and looking for a great giveaway, sponsoring a golf outing, or planning your company's picnic and need a branded gift for employees and their families, there's sure to be something here to inspire you.

If you don't see what you're looking for below, contact me to brainstorm one-on-one! We carry so many unique summer-themed promotional products, and I know we can find something perfect to match your budget and occasion!

Below is a curated list of my top summer marketing giveaways and swag products.

Big Custom Bubble Wand

These big bubble wands are a fun marketing idea. They're over 15" long and available in a rainbow of colors to match your brand. Loved by kids and adults, these custom bubble wands are fun to promote your business!

Personalized Deluxe Flip Flops

Available in 7 hot colors, these deluxe personalized flip flops feature a durable sole and are a desirable marketing gift or giveaway for summer events. With quantities starting at 50, these custom flip flops are ideal for wedding favors, beach parties, cookouts, alumni reunions, and more!

Fla-Vor-Ice® Pops w/ Your Logo

If you're looking for a fun and affordable way to sponsor a summer event, put your logo on Fla-Vor-Ice freeze pops! These personalized treats are the perfect way to cool down on a hot summer day and a great way to increase brand awareness. 

Custom Logo Waterproof Bluetooth Speaker

This compact Bluetooth speaker can be custom imprinted with your logo and message, but its best features are its rugged durability and IPX6 waterproof rating. Clip it to your backpack for outdoor adventures or lounge by the pool. This custom speaker is a hot corporate gift for golf tournaments and cookouts. 

Monaco Beach Chair Backpack

Customize this portable beach chair with your business's logo for a fantastic summer giveaway! Features backpack straps, integrated cup holder, and a pillow. 

Bottle Opener Sunglasses

The perfect combination of fun, functionality, and style, these clever sunglasses have a bottle opener built into the stem. Add your logo and you have a wonderful personalized summer giveaway for large summer events like concerts and festivals. 

Lunch Size Cooler Tote

Measuring 13" x 10.25" x 6" and available in 4 great colors, this lunch-sized cooler tote holds up to 22 pounds! These custom branded cooler totes are fantastic corporate giveaways and ideal for keeping lunch, beverages, and snacks cool in the summer. 

SPF 15 Lip Balm

Here's an affordable handout for summer tradeshows. Custom imprint lip balm is a clever marketing giveaway idea for hotels, spas, salons, or outdoor events. These lip balms feature SPF 15 protection and come in many tasty flavors.

Folding Flyer with Case

Are you looking for a safe, affordable, and fun giveaway for throwing at parades, fireworks, festivals, and other outdoor events? These folding disc flyers are a terrific way to proudly display your company's logo at an upcoming summer event!

Sunburn Alert UV Color Changing Sticker

This color-changing sticker comes in a customizable package and turns blue when sunscreen needs to be reapplied. Works all day on wet or dry skin. These are ideal for community pools, yacht clubs, festivals, concerts, and outdoor summer events.

Custom 30 oz. YETI Rambler™

Staying hydrated during the summer is extremely important, and the most stylish and highly desirable water bottles we sell is the 30 oz. YETI Rambler. Add your logo and reward your most loyal customers and favorite employees.

Port Authority Core Classic Pique Polo

This custom embroidered polo shirt looks great, doesn't cost a fortune, and makes a great summer uniform for employees or an excellent marking giveaway as an alternative to conference t-shirts. Choose from 16 classic colors! 

Foam Trucker Hats w/ Your Logo

Starting at under $5 per hat, these "cheap" foam trucker mesh hats are a fun way to promote your business and a great marketing giveaway for the summer. Available in 20 popular color combinations.

Resort Beach Towel

These ultra-soft and ultra-absorbent heavyweight beach towels measure 35" x 70". Add your resort, spa, or club logo, and you have a thoughtful, personalized gift for VIPs.

The Sunscreen Pouch

Sunscreen is a great way to promote your brand while protecting recipients. This pouch of custom logo sunscreen is easy to store, easy to hand out, and at less than $3 per item, an affordable marketing promotion.

UV-Resistant Custom Rash Guards

Do you need custom logo rash guards for your lifeguards, pool, or recreation staff uniforms? These high-quality rash guards are fast drying and provide UPF 50+ sun protection.  All you need to add is your logo!

16" Beach Ball w/ Custom Imprint

 This 16" promotional beach ball is available in several different color options. Customize this fun and affordable marketing promotion with your company name and logo for increased brand visibility and maximum summer fun. 

SPF 30 Spray on Sunscreen

Take your sunscreen on the go! This spray-on solution is portable, affordable, and comes in 12 hot colors, including glow in the dark. These custom logo sunscreens are popular with schools, summer camps, and outdoor festivals and events. 

Peronal Mini Fan w/ Custom Logo

Personal mini fans are a great way to keep cool when the weather gets warm.  Available in translucent blue and red, or silver, this fan features a breakaway neck cord attachment and soft plastic safety blades.

The Orginal Koozie Can Holder

The brand that started the beverage cooler craze. The original Koozie® Can Holder is available in 12 classic colors and is a solid choice for businesses looking for a functional/affordable summer marketing giveaway. Simply add your logo!