Paid PostPosted on Mar 11, 201613 Things You Can Do With Your Extra Hour Of SunshineOn March 13, we gain an extra hour of sunlight. Goodbye, short winter evenings — hello, long spring nights!by Sonic ShakesBrand PublisherFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink 1. Some of those sports things. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Courtesy of John Urqhart You know, the ones with the ball and the getting sweaty and the kicking, like this league. 2. Or go see some people play the sports. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Courtesy of Tyler Naugle Nights are longer, evenings are warmer, and there is a plethora of live sports to see. 3. Go for an early-evening run. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Cartoon Network Now you can finally get to that resolution you made two months ago. 4. Meet friends for happy hour. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Paramount Pictures / Via uprimetime.tumblr.com Make sure it's a place where you can sit outside and enjoy the extra bit of sunshine. 5. Enjoy a sunset drive. Thinkstock Nothing can beat the feeling of a sunset drive with windows down, tunes up, and no worries in the world. 6. Read a good book outside. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Disney / Via hmhkids.tumblr.com An extra hour of sunlight means an extra hour to read outside. Find some suggetions here. 7. Get swept up by nature. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Paramount Pictures / Via aworldofstarvingartists.tumblr.com Turn off your phone, turn off your mind, and feel the golden glow on your skin. 8. Plant some stuff. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Nippon Television Network / Via r0llcake.tumblr.com Plant some peppers. Plant some plants. Plant some perennials. Figure out what's in season this spring. 9. Go on a walk with a friend. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Disney / Via striketo-incinerate.tumblr.com Now that you've got more sunlight, get off your phone and walk and talk with your friend IRL. 10. Make something with your hands. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Paramount Pictures / Via maudit.tumblr.com That thing you've been wanting to do for a while? Well, now's your chance to do it! Go outside, get messy, and get creative. Find some inspiration here. 11. Take some time to meditate. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF AMC / Via mariberlyn.tumblr.com Decompress after work or school. Go to the nearest park and meditate for a bit before going home. Here are some guided mediations you can try. 12. Get outdoors, sit down, and write. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Orion Pictures / Via gradlifethrugifs.tumblr.com Go in your backyard, write a short story, write a poem, write a thank-you note... Just write! Here are some good writing prompts. 13. Play freeze tag in the park with your friends. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Via corgigif.tumblr.com Remember how you could be entertainted for hours playing freeze tag? Yeah, do that — it's still just as awesome. Evenings are better with the extra hour of sun. SONIC has made it even sweeter with all-new creamery shakes along with all other shakes half price after 8 p.m. Grab your best friend and take a #shakebreak.