Today kicks off National Backyard Game Week! You know how we feel about the rules here at The Risky Kids, so if you want to play your backyard games in the front yard we won’t tattle. The important part is to get outside and play some games! We’ve taken the time to round up some inspiration to get you outdoors and playing this week.
32 Fun DIY Backyard Games & Activities via Listotic
10 Playground Games Every Kids Should Know via Spoonful
15 Fun Backyard Games (with printable game cards and instructions) via iMom
CLIF Kid has a great tool on their website where you can plug in the number of kids who want to play and what you want to use to play your game with (nature, household items, toys, water, or your imagination) and it generates a game for you to play (a game of Card Sharks, perhaps?!). Of course, you can always enter your own game in the CLIF Kid Backyard Game of the Year contest!
It’s still a little chilly here, but last summer we had lots of fun playing squirt gun cup races in our backyard:
What awesome backyard game will your kids be playing this week?