Party Games

  • Rules for Bean Bag Toss Game
    Bean bag toss (or cornhole or corn toss, as it is often called) might seem like a simple game when you see it being played in someone's back yard: toss a bean bag at a hole ...
  • Games to Play Around a Campfire for Adults
    The forest is dark, and the fire is raging. Each camper has told her best ghost stories and stuffed her belly with as many s'mores as she could. It is not quite bedtime, but ...
  • Talking Games to Play With Friends
    Talking games are very entertaining for people of all ages. They can be played during a family fun night, get-together, at a sleepover or at any party. The best part about ...
  • Directions for Playing a Live Game of Clue
    Live-action games of Clue blend the classic board game and murder mystery parties, giving both a familiar but different spin. So long as the game adheres to the general ...
  • How to Play the Hat Game
    The hat game often confuses those who play it. That's because the answer to the question, "Who has the hat?" at the end of the speaker's story has nothing to do with ...
  • Ring Toss Game Rules
    Ring toss and its numerous variants have fairly simple instructions: throw rings from a distance, aiming to get the rings over a post. Each ring that lands over a post ...
  • How to Play UNO
    UNO is a card game for two to 10 players. It mixes chance and skill, making it suitable for kids from the age of seven and adults alike. The aim of the game is to be the ...
  • Mastermind Game Instructions
    Mastermind is a code-breaking game that helps develop deductive reasoning and logic by requiring players to deduce secret combinations of colors with minimal clues. After ...
  • Outdoor Games to Play With 3 People
    Though there are a number of exciting outdoor games, most require a large group of players. Still, there are fun outdoor games for three people, making them ideal for ...
  • Sevens Card Game Rules
    Sevens is a card game that can be played by children ages six years old and older. The gaol of the game is to play all of your cards from your hand before any of your ...
  • Cookout Game Ideas
    Summer cookouts are popular for family reunions, and often bring together groups of friends or family of all ages. While the sausages are sizzling on the grill, keep guests ...
  • How to Play a Shrek Drinking Game
    Shrek is the story of an ogre who, along with his trusty sidekick Donkey, wins back the title to his swampy home from Lord Farquaad by rescuing Princess Fiona from a fierce ...
  • How to Play Mancala
    Mancala games, also known as "sowing" or "count-and-capture" games, are among the oldest games in the world. These games use a board with a series of ...
  • How to Play Bingo
    Whether in the hubbub of a crowded bingo hall or the intimacy of someone's home, bingo is a fast-paced, high-spirited game of chance. Traditionally played for money, bingo ...
  • How to Play Murder in the Dark
    The traditional party game Murder in the Dark tests players' skills of stealth and observation. One player takes on the role of a murderer, trying to kill as many of the ...
  • How to Compute Roulette Payouts
    Roulette looks like the easiest game in the casino. There's no dealer to play against, just a ball and a spinning wheel. The problem is there are so many ways to bet, and ...
  • Rules for 9-Hole Golf Card Games
    The game of golf doesn't always take place on a green, manicured course. Sometimes it can take place at your kitchen table. The card game "9-Hole Golf" is ...
  • Fun Inside Games for 6 People
    Turning on the television may seem a tempting option for six bored people inside. But if you want to interact with your friends indoors, try playing some games instead. ...
  • Trumps Card Game Rules
    Trumps is one version of a trick-winning card game, similar to Spades or Bridge. It is different from the other games in that there is never a single definite trump in the ...
  • Fun Games to Play With Friends When Bored
    If you are hanging out with your friends, and you find yourself getting bored, then you are missing out on the fun of spending time together. Try playing a game to add some ...
  • Easy Instructions for Cribbage
    Cribbage is a card game popularly played in pubs in England. There are many variants of the game allowing for different numbers of players, number of cards used and scoring ...
  • How to Do the Live Bird Magic Trick
    Magicians and magic tricks are a popular version of live entertainment. Magicians tailor their routines to suit their personality and include classic and personalized ...
  • How to Play Nickel Card Games
    Not many card games can evoke the coolness of the 1930's and 1940's jazz era quite like the game Tonk. Members of Duke Ellington's band recall playing Tonk frequently. ...
  • Sleepover Games for 3 People
    Kids and teens love staying up late at night and spending time with their friends. Even if you have just a few people staying the night, there are plenty of games you can ...
  • Rules of 7 Card Rummy
    7 card rummy is rummy 500's little cousin. This is a quicker, simpler, more efficient way to show your superior matching skills to an opponent without the trouble of trying ...
  • The Best Scavenger Hunts for Adults
    Scavenger hunts aren't just for kids. Repurpose this childhood pastime for a group of adults, and you'll have everyone channeling their inner kindergartner. Adult scavenger ...
  • Fun Games to Do With Straws
    Everyone likes a party. However, not everyone likes the expense of the party games or favors. Plastic drinking straws are easy to find, inexpensive and fun. Your ...
  • Horse-opoly Rules
    Horse-opoly is much like Monopoly in the general rules and strategy. While the properties are no longer famous streets across the country but rather horse breeds, the ...
  • How to Play the Life Drinking Game
    When you have a party, sometimes it's fun to play a drinking game. There are lots of varieties of drinking games to choose from. Many just require a pack of playing cards. ...
  • How to Plan a Photo Scavenger Hunt for Groups
    A traditional scavenger hunt challenges a person or team to travel around a location collecting different objects. A photo scavenger hunt works on the same principle, but ...