Hosting your own backyard party can be hard work. Make sure your guests are enjoying themselves a variety of yard games to play. Here are five yard games that will make your backyard party one to remember:
Kan Jam is one of the fastest growing yard games in the United States. To play the game, split into two teams of two people. The goal is to throw the frisbee into the can with the assistance of your teammate. The first team to 21 points wins, unless you make it in the very thin slot on the can… then is game over. Easy to set up, guests of all ages will enjoy playing this game. Kan Jam is sold for $40 dollars at most retail stores.
Spikeball is a new game taking over backyards everywhere. It a simple set up, just a small net and a ball. You need four players to play Spikeball, two teams of two people. Similar to volleyball, one person serves the ball onto the net and when it bounces into the air, the other team has three hits to hit it back onto the net. When one team finally misses the net, the other team scores. The first team to score 21 points wins the game. Depending on packaging, prices may vary. However, the average price for Spikeball is around $60 and be found at most local retailers.
Bocce ball, the game of Italian origin, is great for backyard parties. Perfect for parents and grandparents, Bocce ball requires little physical activity to enjoy. Each team of four people must roll their balls as possible to the small white ball without touching it. Closest ball wins that round. Bocce ball costs around $80.
Cornhole is a perfect, classic game for any party. Each team has a 3-5 of weighted bags and must toss them underhand into the hole or land on the board to score points. Ultimately, the first team to 21 points wins. Although more expensive than the other games on this list at almost $200, Cornhole is worth the price.
Make your party interesting and fun with some of the yard games. With these games, you’re guaranteed to have a successful backyard party.