If you’re preparing for a big Christmas outdoors at the Big 4 Forest Glen, then we have some game ideas that will provide an endless amount of fun in the warm and sunny outdoors with friends and family.
Flamingo Ring Toss
Make everyone laugh with a whimsical yard game of ring toss where you attempt to throw rings around the necks of plastic flamingos. It’s the perfect outdoor party game, and you can usually pick up the plastic flamingos for under $5 at the discount stores at Sunshine Coast Plaza or Kawana Shopping Centre.
Giant Lawn Dominoes
While many games require several players, you only need two people for a giant lawn game of dominoes. You can make the dominoes out of cardboard or old plywood in the lead up to Christmas.
Cornhole is a classic backyard game perfect for Christmas spent with the whole family, and it is easy for anyone to play. You can build your own cornhole game, or purchase one from the discount store. It’s one of those outdoor activities that never gets old.
Keep everyone laughing at Christmas with a homemade giant Jenga game. where people can take turns taking one of the giant blocks from the bottom of the tower and trying to place it on the top of the tower without making all the blocks fall down. The large version of this classic game is certain to be one that you will want to reuse over and over again as it is just so much fun to play!
Lawn Scrabble Game
Challenge your family to a friendly game of Scrabble and then surprise them by taking them out to the backyard. Spell words across your lawn with these huge letter cards you can make out of masonite. It’s a game everyone can enjoy and an affordable to make.
There are so many indoor games that can be transformed to the great outdoors – all you have to do is think big, and a little outside the box!