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If you are having a kids or adult party and want to energise everyone - try these!

Dizzy Lizzy

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This is a great game for an outdoor party with the family or with mates. Fun for a sleepover if you have space. Get 2 broomsticks or similar sticks. It's a relay race. Divide players into two teams and place two sticks at the other end of the r...

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  • 30 votes
  • 76684 views

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Agreed! we do this at our cricket club after a ...

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you get in to two teams and one person from eac...

Snatch

This is a great game for energising a team, a workshop, or party. You'll need a strip of paper for every player - get a newspaper or flip chart, and tear off pieces about a foot long and 2 or 3 inches wide. Appoint a timekeeper. Ask your players to...

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  • 20 votes
  • 56148 views

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You could use bits of cloth instead

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If you don't want the paper to give paper cuts,...

Balloon Popping Relay

Divide guests into two equal groups. About 25 yards away place two large bags (bin liners) of inflated balloons in colours to match your theme colours. The balloons should be over-inflated to make popping easier. At the sound of a ringing bell or w...

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  • 28 votes
  • 45148 views

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ouch... i hate these games, they hurt! :/:(:P:-o

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sound good .....but..... might hurt!

Ghost in the Graveyard

This game is best played outside when it's dark. First, one person is chosen to be Ghost, and a certain place or item chosen to be your base. The base can be the swings, or the porch for example. Then the Ghost goes and hides somewhere while the oth...

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  • 140 votes
  • 35667 views

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I have never played this game but it sounds lik...

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Haha I always play that:)

Steal The Jewel

The more people the better for this game. Find a "Jewel" which can be anything small and not sharp. A plastic bottle cap or tennis ball is ideal. Give the jewel to any one player. They get a five second start, then all the other players must char...

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  • 12 votes
  • 24746 views

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Nero team version: 2 teams, one has the Jewel. the o...

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This game works really well with hyper kids

British Bulldog

You need to play this outside, with a good length playing area that has two distinct ends. The ends must be marked out with a line, or a wall, or just two objects on the ground. One person is the bulldog and stands in the middle of the play area. Al...

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  • 19 votes
  • 47889 views

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Good the whole class played it a school thank you

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Yeah. That's pretty much what it is

Mad Ball

This should be played in a grassy area outside. Find as many balls as you can - the more the better. Any ball will do. Map out a rough "pitch" using anything you want for 4 corner flags. At the half way line, place the balls in a line across the pit...

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  • -1 votes
  • 29167 views

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Charlotte to cold to go out. :(

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needs more detail idont get it

Shoe Chase

Everyone takes off their shoes and puts them down the back of their pants/trousers/waistband. Make sure everyone has plenty of shoe sticking out so the shoes can be grabbed. Now get everyone running around. The objective is to grab the shoes from th...

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  • 8 votes
  • 22387 views

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OMGhow did you possibly come up with such a sen...

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might be better with scarves or something, pull...

Obstacle Relay

The more imaginative the better. You basically need to construct an obstacle course around your house or garden. Example obstacles are: - an apple bobbing bucket (see Bobbing For Apples) - an item of clothing to put on - a skipping rope to skip 5 ...

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  • 21 votes
  • 38986 views

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Yeah ditto not great for us with small gardens

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I think I'll have my take won do team do this f...

Chair Dash

Set up 10 chairs in the middle of the room (or less if you have less players). Get 10 players ready and ask them all to dash off to find an object. You could call for: - a cushion - a spoon - a coin - a mug - a towel, etc Each time the pla...

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  • 9 votes
  • 27904 views

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cherise its nice

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This game was awesome we did it for my friends ...

Ambush

A great outdoor game for the summer. One person is declared as Lookout. Decide on a Fort, somewhere with a good view of the outdoor space where the Lookout must stand guard. The higher up the better. Now put a flag in the ground at the Fort. This ca...

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  • 10 votes
  • 29535 views

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Perfect for my upcoming party! I have a tree ho...

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this sounds fun! you would need alot of hiding ...

Shopping List Scramble

This is a great racing game for sleepovers, and other parties. Kids to adults it always goes down well. Make a list of 6 items to collect. This can be anything that’s in your house, like - a spoon - an alarm clock - a magazine - a shoe - a toil

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  • 23 votes
  • 35380 views

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Great Game:):)

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what do i do when we don't know what to do on a...

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Pass The Spaghetti I have a birthday party coming up and im defini...

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Stinking Diaper Challenge You can give the diapers that you have left to ...

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Sleepover Forfeits It's a nice thing to do though.

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Cahoots I've played on a 3x3 grid, use tape or books or...

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Ring Game We play it every year! We sing “The ring on th...

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British Bulldog Good the whole class played it a school thank you

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Bang Bang Click Click haha this game is cute

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Newspaper Game Epic I love it

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Pass The Spaghetti I have a birthday party coming up and im defini...

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Stinking Diaper Challenge You can give the diapers that you have left to ...

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Boy Meets Girl Me too!! Once I did and it was fun and creepy ...

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Murder in the Dark v2 How will we know when to switch the lights on a...

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Sleepover Forfeits It's a nice thing to do though.

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Cahoots I've played on a 3x3 grid, use tape or books or...

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Ring Game We play it every year! We sing “The ring on th...

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British Bulldog Good the whole class played it a school thank you

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Bang Bang Click Click haha this game is cute

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Newspaper Game Epic I love it