Traditional board games are a huge hit at 13th birthday, especially if they are paired with a more grown up activity later, such as makeovers or paint ball. Bring out Twister, Mouse Trap, Monopoly and Checkers, and give a prize to the winning team — whether it's first dibs at pizza or a small toy. For more rambunctious party guests, play Freeze Tag, Red Rover or Hide and Seek.Continue Reading
Other games include scavenger hunts, which are great fun for preteens and teens. Create a mall scavenger hunt tailored to the guests. Make a girls- or boys-only version and play against each other, or create a hunt everyone can participate in together. For an at-home scavenger hunt, send the boys into the woods for things out of nature, and let the girls ramble through closets to find accessories and shoes.
Water gun fights are always fun for boys, and many girls love them too. Just remind guests to bring a change of clothes. Make teams of those over 13 and those under 13, or play boys against girls. Parents and chaperones versus kids makes a great surprise game — ambush the partygoers, and then hand over some water guns for their revenge.Learn more about Group Games
For a younger girl's birthday party, you can have the girls make edible jewelry using red licorice strings, Fruit Loops, Lifesavers, sugar cookies and gummy Lifesavers. For a tween's birthday party, you can play foil fashion makeover. The girls are given only aluminum foil to make a fashionable outfit.Full Answer >
One fun game to play at a Mickey Mouse birthday party is a Mickey Mouse themed version of hide and seek. Another is to play "pin the tail on the Mickey," using a Mickey Mouse cut-out in place of the traditional donkey.Full Answer >
A few of the popular board games where people makes inferences are Charades, Apples to Apples and HeadBandz. These games directly contain elements that require the player to use inferencing skills within the game.Full Answer >
There are many different types of games for kids, such as free play, electronic games, online games, board games, card games and sports games. Kids enjoy playing games for fun and to connect with new friends, old friends and family members.Full Answer >