Outdoor games

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Sound Effects

Divide into groups of 5-6. Give each group a recording device and a list of sound effects. The object...

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Swamp Crossing

Divide group into two teams. Give each team 3 "rocks" (construction paper cutouts about 1 1/2' x 1 1/2'). Make a start...

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Water Balloon Soccer

Divide your youth group into 3 teams. Layout a small-sized soccer pitch using cones on a grassy area. 2 of the...

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Baby Burp

You need two people per team, you can make as many teams as you like, and one person is...

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Balloon Pop

A fantastic balloon game to help with learning memory verses! Put each word of the memory verse in the...

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Circle Untangle

This is an all time classic icebreaker game! Everyone stands in a big circle and then grabs onto two...

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Jigsaw Puzzle

Write the memory verse on large paper and cut it into a puzzle. Get the kids to put the...

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Mastermind

The classic game of Mastermind works well when solved as a whole group. The whole group must work together...

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Mega Ice-cream Sundae

This is a favourite food game at our youth group. Cover a table with plenty of aluminium foil, empty...

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Musical Chairs

A timeless classic kids party game! Set up some chairs in a circle (always make sure there is 1 less...

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Pass the Lifesaver

Give one life saver to each team. Each member of the team has a toothpick which they keep pursed...

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Stocking Ball

Your kids will either hate this game or love it. If people don't want to play, it's also really...

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Everything Is Possible For Him Who Believes

Mark 9:23 "Everything is possible for him who believes." Philippians 4:13 "I can do everything through him who gives me strength."...

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Marshmallow Dodgeball

Marshmallow dodgeball is a variant of the dodgeball rules. It's best if the kids wear dark coloured clothing. When...

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Pass the Parcel Memory

Similar to pass the parcel, except instead of lollies, kids receive a word of the memory verse, which is...

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Rice Model Competition

Cook rice for about 40 minutes until it's really gluggy and sticky. Then let it cool. Give teams a portion...

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Rock Paper Dragon

This game is great as an icebreaker and our group did it the first night of a youth confrence....

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Zim Zalla Zim

14 Jan 2022 - This is an updated version of "Click Click Bang Bang" This is a mystery game which is...

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Birdie on a Perch

Players should pair off into partners (girls with girls and guys with guys is usually better). One player will...

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Body Parts

Teens should pair off. The oldest person of the pairs should go to the middle and make a circle....

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I Am Going To And I'm Bringing

This is a guessing game. If there are fewer than ten people in the group, one person thinks of...

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In The River

All you need is a straight line - like a rope or a hose or a line on a...

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Tim Tam Slam-Off

Get the contestants to bite off two diagonally opposite corners of their tim tam.. They dip about 1.5cm of...

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Water Balloon Dodgeball

Set up a large rectangle, mark out a no thow zone, about 5 metres, 2.5M from centre for each side....

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Banana Chomp Relay: Search

As the teens get there, have them print their name on a list. This gives you the right spelling...

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Blinded Volleyball

Have your group split up into two teams and set up like they are going to play volleyball. Then...

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Lima Bean Relay Race

Give each team member a straw. Place two tables about 10 feet apart. One the first table have a paper...

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Niteball

Setup: Sticky-tape a ring of glow-sticks to the opening of the bins, one colour per bin. then place the...

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Pantyhose Pull

2 players put an end of a pair of panty hose over each others head and hold it over there...

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Scream Till You Drop!

Line up kids. When you say go, they run as fast as they can, screaming as loud as they...

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The Face Maker

This game is for the daring people. Anyone can join in. The rules are simple: Eat the sour candy,...

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The Laughing Game

The objective of this game is to get everyone to laugh while you can not laugh yourself. Have everyone...

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Trains

Everybody sits in a circle holding hands, you nominate 2 people to be 'stations' and 1 person to sit in the...

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A Light In Darkness

This is a great, fun game for leading into topics like spiritual warfare, reaching the lost, etc. This is...

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Hey

14 Jan 2022 - This is an updated version of "Bang!" Get everyone to stand in a circle facing inwards. The...

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Human Paper Scissors Rock

This game is a variation of normal paper scissors rock. I'm going to assume you know how that one...

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Ketchup

Pick two teams, each team with 2 people. One person lays on the floor and the other person holds the...

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Peanut Butter Pronounciation

Before playing the game, prepare two pieces of paper with a completely random and obscure phrase on them. They...

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State the Cheese

Two teams (1 or 2 youth to a team) head off in a race to eat away at a slice of...

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Wink 'Em

Make a circle of chairs and have of the group sit down. There should be one extra, empty chair....

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Banana Chomp Relay: Eat

Using the Bananas with the kids' names on them, pile all the bananas in a heap at the front...

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Candy Pants

I love this game mostly because of the name, but it is fun to watch and play. One person...

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Crazy Olympics

Divide the materials evenly and give a set to each team. Give them 5 minutes to make up their own...

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Spaghetti Slip and Slide

For those of us on water restrictions who cant have a normal water slide this is a fun and...

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The Chair Game

Arrange the chairs in a big circle, everyone to sit on a chair apart from one person, who stands...

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Triple Trouble

This game is a variation on Dodgeball, with no teams. Three players begin the game holding dodgeballs. They call...

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Blindfolded Musical Chairs

It's pretty much what the name suggests! Each person playing is blindfolded and chairs are spread randomly through the...

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Dodgeball Crossover

A large area the size of a basketball court is the best for this game. Have two or three...

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Zombie Apocalypse

How to Play: Basically, there will be three teams. One is the Zombies, one is the Survivors, the last...

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Blend-O-Rama

In this messy food game, contestants (two teams of two) face each other in three mini-games. The winner of...

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