Great outdoor cool games kids always love. Perfect for when you have large numbers of guests. Would suit a pirate party theme or a beach party theme.
You will need: A list of 20-30 items to be collected, for example, A box of tissues, A pen, A hat, A green leaf, The number 6, A piece of soap, a packet of soup, An insect (alive). Use your imagination!. A copy of the list for each team. A grocery bag.
Object of the game: The team with the most items wins.
Create the list and make copies for each team.
Divide the guests into team. 6 guests per team is a good number.
Give each team a copy of the list and the grocery bag.
Set a time limit 30 minutes to 1 hour for each team to visit the local neighbourhood and collect the items on the list.
Remind them of the rules, they must be polite when asking for items, they must return on or before the time set or they will be penalised 3 items.
Compare bags to find the winner.
For a cool indoor version suitable for 7-10 year olds check out Scavenger Hunt for Kids Take the Scavenger Hunt inside with this amazing indoor search board game.
Can you find a DVD, an red T-shirt, and something that begins with the letter F?.... all somewhere inside your house? Players move 1 space for each item found and additional spaces for cleaning up. The first player to reach the You Win space, wins the game.
It's the classic game of search and find, but this time, the fun's inside.
Great party games for children for when you want to go to the beach and you have enough people. Perfect for the beach party theme, 10-12 players.
Fun cool games kids enjoy. These can be played outdoors in the garden, if it's big enough, the beach or the local park. I have fond memories playing this game with my sisters and street kids on summer days in England.
Another great action outdoor cool game kids just love. This can be done as a team event by creating 2 identical obstacle courses. If you don't have enough people or obstacles, try timing each team or individual as they take it in turns. Read more...
This classic kids game Twister is great for all ages. Up to 4 players at a time, so great for smaller parties of up to 12 kids. There is a spinner, which tells you which colored circle to place your hands and feet. Eventually everyone is tied up in knots and everyone has stitches for laughing so much. Someone will eventually topple over! Last kid standing wins.
This is America's number one Original UNO Card Game which now has three new fun ways to play. The object of the game is to be the first to reach a score of 500. To win points you must get rid of all the cards in your hand before your opponents do. You also earn points for cards left in your opponents' hands.
The instructions are included and a very easy to follow. There are detailed descriptions of the game's variations and strategies so you can choose the game that best suits your guests. It travels well and is great for birthday parties for up to 10 players. Being a card game it is also ideal for slumber parties.
This a good indoor game to get the children thinking and provide some low level action. You can make the code harder depending on the age and ability of the children. Start with this easy one. This can be a team event, the first team to break all the codes win.
The perfect indoor cool games kids, both girls and boys will love. Frog Juice is all about casting spells, brewing concoctions, melting witches. Use a smidgen of math and a pinch of probability.
Capture cards by matching or adding cards from your hand, then count the ingredients and measure the powers. A splash of strategy and the potion is magic! The player with the most points wins. Includes 59 cards and rules of play.
Totally Gross The Game makes for the perfect indoor party games especially for boys, but some girls would love this too so check with them first.
A dose of gross helps science make sense. With these cool games kids will get to learn and understand all the major scientific disciplines. From biology to chemistry to zoology kids answer questions, learn amazing facts and engage in activities. It's all in the name of science!
Any number of players can play this game. It is best done at night so that it's dark when the lights are turned off, so it makes it a perfect sleep over, slumber party game.
Often the games kids can play will cross the age barrier, so check out some of the games listed for the other ages, such as
6-8 year olds,
or if the kids are around 12 years old, some of the games for
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last week. 15 Kindergarden kids! My sister does face painting so we did that. I had a pass the parcel using nursery rhyme music I had a candy between each wrapping of paper which worked well. Finally I did some
They loved it. I especially liked your idea of having a story time at the end of the party, it worked well, my sister read the stories and I organized the parents as they arrived to pick up their kids. My little girl loved her special day and I think it was the games that made it work so well. Planning my sons 7th Birthday for next month now"
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Just a quick note to let you know that I followed your instructions for running party games at my sons birthday party and it went really well. I did 3 games and the most popular was the
I had 10 boys ages 6-10 and once they had played with the course I had set out they then started to create their own ideas for obstacles and rearranged the course making it harder and harder. This 1 game kept them entertained for over an hour.
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