9 Perfect Accessories for Drinking in the Pool

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Floating Waterproof Bluetooth Speaker
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With summer about to arrive, it's time to start prepping for gatherings centered around outdoor drinking and, more specifically, pool parties. Stock up on pool party essentials now, so you're ready to go the moment it's warm enough to wear a bathing suit. While you'd be just as happy throwing on a bikini and hopping in the water, wine glass in hand, invest in some unbreakable drinking receptacles to minimize messes. Want a refill? A floating cooler means you'll never have to get out of the water. With pool-party accessories, the possibilities are endless. Read on for our nine favorites here to make it much easier to drink in the pool, all summer long.

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Floating Drink Holder

SunnyLife Inflatable Flamingo Drink Holder
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First things first: Make sure you have somewhere to store your beverage for hands-free floating. SunnyLife Inflatable Flamingo Drink Holder, $18, amazon.com

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Stocked Cooler

Texas Recreation Super-Softie Beverage Cooler
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The true success of a water-bound drinking party lies in the cooler. Make sure to have one that will swim along with you, so you never have to get out of the water to grab a refill.TRC Recreation Super Soft Folding Cooler, $66, amazon.com

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Pool Games

Inflatable Beer Pong Table
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Bring the drinking games into the water with inflatable beer pong table that will give you no reason to emerge from the pool, ever.Floating Pool Party Game Raft, Beer Pong Table, $32, amazon.com

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Unbreakable Glasses

Acrylic Glasses
Wayfair

Upgrade those plastic Solo cups with acrylic options that won't break if they're dropped.Adelyte 14 oz. Plastic Double Wall Glasses, $22, wayfair.com

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Drink Markers

Umbrella Drink Markers
Amazon

Don't let your mimosa get mixed up with someone's screwdriver. Tag your cup with a colorful umbrella for easy identification.Fred MY TAI Umbrella Drink Markers, Set of 6, $9, amazon.com

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Snack Holder

Pool Rainbow Snack Float
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Keep your drinks and snacks in easy access with this open rainbow floatie.Pool Snack Float, $14, amazon.com

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Giant Pool Float

Recliner Pool Float
Amazon

Grab a pool float with ample space to lounge with a friend while you sip your beverage of choice. The built-in cup holder? That's just an added bonus.Solstice by Swimline Double Recliner Pool Float Ring, $33, amazon.com

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Cold Beverages You Can Eat

Zoku Mod Pops Ice Pop Mold
Amazon

Freeze your alcoholic beverages by making tequila or wine-infused pops. Check out our best popsicle recipes. Zoku Mod Pops Ice Pop Mold, $13, amazon.com

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Party Tunes

Floating Waterproof Bluetooth Speaker
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Add some tunes to your party with this fully waterproof floating speaker. COWIN Swimmer IPX7 Floating Waterproof Bluetooth Speakers, $50, amazon.com

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