Below are some fun outdoor games you can play on the 4th of July. These games are great for a 4th of July party or a 4th of July barbeque. And you don’t have to be a kid to play these games. These 4th of July games are fun for all ages!
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Outdoor Games for the 4th of July: You can get the full instructions to all the games below by clicking the links. Have fun playing these games on the 4th of July!
Flag Tag Relay — You will have fun with this relay race. The fun part is you have to march, not run! What fun to see everyone marching! To learn how to play Flag Tag Relay click here.
Rainbow Tag — All you need are four players to play this game of capture-the-flag meets hide-and-seek. This is a back yard favorite! To learn how to play Rainbow Tag click here.
Roll Out the Marble — This is a fun game for any party, and it can also be played indoors. To make it match a 4th of July theme, paint your cardboard tubes red, white and blue in advance! To learn how to play Roll Out the Marble click here.
Air Golf — Air Golf is a fun game for those who like to aim at targets. Use red, white and blue colors to make the hoops. You could also leave some streamers hanging for a more festive party look. To learn how to play Air Golf click here.
Penny Spoon Race — This race might sound simple, but it is fun to watch the kids run with the pennies in their spoons. Add some 4th of July flair by tying red, white and blue crepe paper streamers to the spoons before the race. To learn how to play Penny Spoon Race click here.
Driveway Baseball — You don’t need a bat or a ball for this baseball game. All you need is a driveway and some sidewalk chalk or sidewalk paint (see my homemade sidewalk chalk and paint recipes on the next page). To learn how to play Driveway Baseball click here.
Sidewalk chalk and sidewalk paint recipes for Driveway Baseball:
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