Birthday Party Games

Birthday Party Games

For birthday celebrations, the birthday party games are just as essential as the cake and ice cream.

Not only are birthday games a great way for little ones to burn off a sugar rush, they're also fantastic icebreakers for adult birthday bashes. Not sure what party games to play? Let's take a look at some of the most unique and popular ideas, guaranteed to keep guests entertained.

Kids Birthday Party Games

For princess party games, cast a magical spell on old standbys with these variations of "Pin the Tail on the Donkey" and relay races:

  1. Plant a Kiss on the Prince:Apply bright lipstick on each guest, then blindfold and spin. Have each princess kiss a poster of a handsome prince, and see who can come closest to planting a kiss on the prince's cheek.
  2. Plant a Kiss on the Prince:Apply bright lipstick on each guest, then blindfold and spin. Have each princess kiss a poster of a handsome prince, and see who can come closest to planting a kiss on the prince's cheek.
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    For high-octane party fun, try your hand at setting up an obstacle course:

  3. Cars Games: Tow Mater's Revenge or Greased-Lightning McQueen, complete with tire jumps, pylons, and a checkered flag finish line
  4. Cars Games: Tow Mater's Revenge or Greased-Lightning McQueen, complete with tire jumps, pylons, and a checkered flag finish line

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1st Birthday Party Games

When planning games for a 1st birthday party, simplicity is key. Here are a few games that are sure to entertain the adults in attendance as well as the little guest of honor:

  1. Baby Bottle Bowling: Fill ten baby bottles with dried beans or rice and arrange them like bowling pins. Take turns rolling for strikes, and give a prize to the guest with the best score.
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  2. Pick-Up Relay: Scatter toys throughout the room (the messier, the better). Divide guests into two teams and give each team an empty laundry basket. At the start of the whistle, see which team can pick up the most toys in two minutes either by crawling or walking on their knees.
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Adult Party Games

Take a walk on the wild side with Fear Factor Party Games by creating your own food and physical challenges. Or, relive some of your fondest childhood memories with these backyard party game ideas:

  1. Sack races
  2. Three-legged races
  3. Treasure hunts
  4. Capture the Flag
  5. Simon Says
  6. Balloon games

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Regardless of the games you add to your birthday party line-up, remember that the goal is to liven the spirit of the event and build lasting memories. Enjoy reliving your childhood, or creating magical memories for the special birthday boy or girl in your life.

Tell Us About Your Birthday Party Games

Did you recently throw a party and were successful in having all the guests participate in birthday party games? What did you do? Or do you have ideas for birthday party games that will have everyone talking about your party? If so, share them!

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