The Best Lawn Games to Amp Up the Fun This Summer
Whether you're playing on grass, sand or water, stock up for summer with these 10 guaranteed-to-entertain outdoor games.
Bring on the warm weather, the sunshine and the games. With the sun setting later and kids out of school, it's time to embrace every outside moment we can. Lawn games are the perfect way to get everyone away from screens and into the great outdoors, enjoying fun with friends and family.
When it comes to the best outdoor games, it's easy to find something for everyone. Whether it's favorite indoor games that have been supersized or classic ones that have stood the test of time, we've gathered a list of the best lawn games to entertain everyone this season.
Best Jumbo Outdoor Game
Seize the chance to make a game bigger and better when you take it outdoors. Bring the entertainment of the alley to your backyard with this inflatable bowling set that both young and old will enjoy. No need to stick to the typical bowling rules — roll, kick or throw your way to a strike.
Best Outdoor Game for the Beach
Spikeball is a blast anywhere, but particularly on the beach, where sand makes for a softer landing when your competitive side comes out. The two-on-two sport is easy to learn and play anywhere. The foldable legs make it easy to tote to the shore and store away when done.
Best Outdoor Game for Families
A childhood favorite now comes giant-sized for outdoor play. In teams or one-on-one, get four in a row to win. My family bought this years ago and pulls it out for lazy summer days, as well as parties. It's easy to assemble, and everyone from the youngest cousins to grandparents get a kick out of it.
Best Twist on a Classic Outdoor Game
Best Outdoor Game for Groups
Best Outdoor Game of Suspense
Most Versatile Outdoor Game
Best Pool Game
Best Table-to-Yard Outdoor Game
Whether you love a game of Chickenfoot, Mexican Train, Spinner or traditional Dominoes, this large-scale set brings the tabletop game outdoors. The solid wood dominoes have a rich natural finish and allow you to play out in the sunshine rather than cooped up inside.