The Holidays are always filled with tons of parties and get-togethers with family, friends, and neighbors. Whether your family is getting together for Christmas festivities or your children’s ministry is celebrating the Holiday season, games are most always played. Here are 2 games that you can play to keep kids entertained and having tons of Christmas fun!
Dress Up Santa
Supplies: oversized sweatsuits (red color), green and red balloons, and a whistle.
How to play: Divide the group into 2 teams. Each team picks a team leader to be dressed up as Santa. Give teams a sweatsuit and balloons. Blow the whistle to start the game. Give team 4 minutes to complete the game. Each team helps their team leader put on the sweatshirt and pants and stuff as many ballons into the suit as possible without popping any balloons.The team to stuff the most balloons in the sweatsuit without popping any wins the game.
Burst the Snowball
Supplies: Large basket or box, white balloons
How to play: Divide group into 2 teams. Blow up balloons and place in the basket or box across the room from the teams. Ask the first person from each team to grab a balloon, pop it, run back and tag the next person in line. Teams continue in this way until all the balloons are popped. The team that pops the most balloons, wins the game.
**Be aware of children that are frightened of loud noises or popping balloons.**