Outdoor games

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Jelly Bobbing

Jelly bobbing is like bobbing for apples... only we're using jelly instead of water and lollies instead of apples....

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Mr Whippy

Divide everyone into teams. Select one player from each team to lay down with a cone in their mouth....

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Porridge Pants

This game can either be played as an up-front game or as an all-play game. Either bring 4 people up...

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Rock Paper Scissors

In the middle of the playing field set up 2 long lines with a bout 1 - 2 metres to divide them....

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Rocketball

There is many different ways to play this game - I think the key ingredients are using a decent...

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Sponge Ball Skirmish

2 teams, each team sets up a base on either side of the hall/playing area with limited about of...

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Stuck in the Mud

In stuck in the mud, one person is "it". when they touch someone, that person is "frozen" in place....

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The Cork Game

Use the masking tape to make a line. The first player picks up the cork and places only one...

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Baby Food Roulette

Get a number of volunteers up the front. It can often work better if you don't tell them what...

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Dirty Nappies

I played this at a baby shower, but I am reasonably confident it can be adapted to be youth-orientated......

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Do You Love Your Neighbour?

Get all the players to sit in a circle, except for one person who must stand in the middle...

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Duck Duck Goose

Get the group to sit in a circle and then select one person to be "it". They must walk...

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Egg Roulette

A bit messy but a real laugh. Get enough eggs so there is one per player. Hard boil them...

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Jell-o-rama

Using gellatine, make a slab of jelly in an ice-cream container (you have to increase the consistency to enable...

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Moulder Ball

In this game there are seven or nine players. Three or Four people stand on one side of the...

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Spaghetti Fishing

This game can get very messy! The better your prizes... the messier it will get! This game can be...

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Spit in the Bucket

This game can get kind of gross, if people are squeamish about saliva. Set up two buckets on chairs...

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Ameba

Place a chair in the middle of a room or playing area. The bigger the playing area is, the...

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Banana Munching

Each contestant needs 1 pair of pantyhose and a Banana. They put the Pantyhose over their heads so that it...

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Brain Freeze

Blend the Ice in the Blender until it is quite small. Then fill the four 1L jugs with ice,...

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Gag in the Bag

You'll need to buy a selection of cans and then number them off. (Don't take the labels off though)...

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Gum Boot Goop

Each team of four has a pair of boots. For each round, they nominate a player to answer a...

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Nose Knockers

This is pretty much just a relay with a twist! Poke two holes opposite one another at the top...

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Russian Kickball

A fun twist on traditional kickball: Divide youth into two co-ed teams. Youth leader is "all-time pitcher." Played just...

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Stare Down

Start by having all of the kids remove one shoe and placing it in a pile in another room....

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The Name Game

This is a great get-to-know you style icebreaker. To start off, maybe get the group to stand in a...

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True or False?

A great way to reinforce what has just been taught... Instead of the traditional pop-quiz to see how much...

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Who's Line Is It Anyway

Everyone's seen the "Whose Line Is It Anyway" TV show right? Anyway, it's a theatre sport game. The possibilties...

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Alka Seltzer Waterfight

A simple water fight game which is fantastic for cooling down on hot summer days. Preparation 1. Get a large...

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Mix & Mingle

This get to know you game / ice break game is a great way to generate discussion amoungst a big...

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Secret Dancer

A fun group game, sure to provide a whole lot of laughs. Might be suitable for a disco night...

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The Weetbix Challenge

Set up 4 glasses of milk in a row (on a bench or something) and have ready a few boxes...

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Banana Smoosh

this game is similar to the game submitted by Brendon "Banana Munching" except that the youth start with the...

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Bible Quiz

A simple bible quiz is a great way to help kids comprehend bible passages and stories. It can be...

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Egg On Your Face

Crack an egg into the plastic tubing (it is possible to do this without a funnel, but you may...

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Fruit Basket Turnover

Everyone sits in chairs that are facing in a circle except one player - that one is in the...

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If I Went to Mars...

Group is seated in circle. First person begins, 'My name is ... If I went to Mars, I would take....

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Lost on a Deserted Island

"The situation is dire - following a shipwreck, everyone has been stranded on a deserted island! Each person is...

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Memory Verse Basketball

Divide the group into two teams. Print out a memory verse and cut it up so there is one...

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Mingle Mingle Mingle

This is a good youth group game to get kids mingling together and to help kids to get to...

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Name Tag

It's a great name game! It's like playing a game of tag, only when the person who is is...

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Pillow Basketball

Split your group into teams A and B. With each team having an equal amount of girls and guys....

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Poetry in Motion

This is a nice quiet activity when you've got a small cozy group and have some time to kill....

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Blind Man's Journey

Sometimes i just can't work out why kids like some games, but my younger group LOVES this game. Blindfold...

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Bop It

I have no idea why this game works, but it does! Kids are sitting in a circle on chairs....

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Coal Mine Relay

This is a basic relay race using wheel barrows. You'll need at least two teams, each team needing 1 wheelbarrow....

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Egg and Custard Game

This is a wide game that we play across the grounds of a school, best done at night time....

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Heads or Tails?

A good game for revising what has been learnt. Similar to heads or tails, person up the front asks...

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I Tell A Lie

The object of this small group ice breaker game is to reveal unknown things about yourself to the group...

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Moo Cow Mines

Set up "cow pats" along a track about 50m long. "Cow pats" consist of paper plates with either jelly...

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