20 Fun and Creative Spring Party Games Ideas to Embrace the Warmer Season

There are so many reasons to be excited about spring. From the beautiful nature, nicer weather, and many outdoor activities. It also includes some of the best and exciting spring party games ideas to explore, plus cool festivals, too. You may plan to go to a spring carnival or host the most fabulous spring party to ever exist yourself. But with so many exciting activities to go to, you surely want to make your party pop and create lasting memories in the guests’ hearts.

Planning a party is fun; sometimes, it is even more interesting than the actual party itself. Think of festive decorations incorporating nature’s beauty and all the games you can play. Therefore, to help you plan the best spring party ever, we’ve listed some of the top spring party games to keep your guests engaged.

1. Nature Walk Bingo

When the weather finally gets warmer, it is a great time to have a walk. But not just a regular walk. Instead, you can also make your spring walk into one of the most fantastic party games ideas for spring. You can play Bingo while you’re at it. So instead of just a regular walk, you will be able to walk around nature and play bingo! Super fun, don’t you think?

Nature Walk Bingo

How to Play Nature Walk Bingo:

  • Print out nature bingo cards and distribute them to every guest.
  • As the guests walk through the area, they can mark their cards as they encounter the objects on the cards.
  • Guests who completed a row, column, or corner-to-corner can return to the venue and earn a gift.

Number of Players:

  • 2 – unlimited.

2. Watermelon Carving Contest

We just love watermelons and we also love to enjoy the freshness to welcome spring! After all, watermelon is indeed fresh and sweet as spring. Therefore, we think it would be appropriate to incorporate this fruit into your spring party game. One of the best game ideas to play is a watermelon carving contest, which we think would be one of most exciting spring party games ideas to try. Plus, it can also test your carving skills, too!

Watermelon Carving Contest

How to Play Watermelon Carving Contest: 

  • Prepare several watermelons.
  • Participants can get one whole or a piece of watermelon, depending on the fruit size.
  • Define a theme, so the guests have a direction to follow.
  • Set a specific time range to increase the difficulty level and choose a random guest to judge.

Number of Players:

  • 2 – unlimited.

3. Floral Crown Relay Race

One of the best group games to play in the spring is none other than the relay race. However, in order to make it related to the spring theme, you should make a floral crown relay race instead. In our opinion, this game is the perfect game to play, especially if there is an upcoming spring festival. Once the moment comes, you can all attend the festival by wearing a beautiful floral crown.

Floral Crown Relay Race

How to Play Floral Crown Relay Race:

  • Divide the guests into several groups.
  • Each group competes against each other to create the most stunning floral crown in a relay way.
  • The group that completes a crown in the shortest time wins.

Number of Players:

  • Minimum of 2 groups with 4 members each.

4. Glow in the Dark Egg Hunt

An Easter egg hunt is one of the ultimate classic easter games to play at a spring party. However, you can make it more unique and exciting this time around. To make it unique, you can create a glow-in-the-dark egg hunt. It will be a fun game for both adults and kids and best played at night. But first, do remember to get some glow-in-the-dark paints and make sure all the eggs are glowing when you start the game.

Glow in the Dark Egg Hunt

How to Play Glow in the Dark Egg Hunt:

  • Paint the easter eggs with glow-in-the-dark paints.
  • Hide the eggs around the house.
  • Participants wander around to find the eggs.
  • The player who finds the most eggs wins.

Number of Players:

  • 2 – unlimited.

5. Cocktail Making Competition

When you are thinking of spring party games for adults, we often think of something involving alcoholic beverages. But can we all move on from beer pong and play a fun and challenging game? Instead, you can create a cocktail-making competition where guests can create their spring cocktails. It would be a fun and refreshing game to lay together, making it one of the most refreshing spring party games ideas, ever!

Cocktail Making Competition

How to Play Cocktail Making Competition: 

  • Provide various beverages players can use to make the cocktail.
  • Let the participants take their time to create the ultimate mix.
  • Choose one guest, preferably the one who is experienced with alcohol, to judge which cocktail is the best.
  • Winner can bring home an exciting prize.

Number of Players:

  • Minimum 2 players, but the more, the better.

6. Water Balloon Toss

The lovely spring weather may motivate you to do some outdoor activities. We do think that an outdoor spring party is always a good idea; outdoor games will be even better. For instance, you can play a water balloon toss involving everyone on the guest list. Plus, it can also be played by both kids and adults, so everyone can join and have fun together. In short, it’s an easy and fun game to play with minimal preparation.

Water Balloon Toss

How to Play Water Balloon Toss:

  • Fill some balloons with water.
  • Split the guests into groups of twos.
  • Each team has to toss the water balloon and take a step back each time.
  • The partner should be able to catch the balloon without popping it.
  • The group who get the furthest distance without popping the balloon wins.

Number of Players:

  • Minimum 2 groups with 2 members each.

7. Egg Roulette

One of the most fun easter-themed indoor party games is none other than egg roulette. In our opinion, this game is simple to play but it can be messy, too! It takes courage, just like how you play Russian Roulette. However, the main difference between the two games is the props. When in Russian Roulette you use real bullets, for this one you use eggs. See how it can be messy now, right? But it’s spring time after all, so a little messy won’t be a problem, if you ask us.

Egg Roulette

How to Play Egg Roulette:

  • Set up the playing area by covering the table or floor with plastic tablecloths to smooth the floor.
  • Mix up several hard-boiled eggs and raw eggs in a basket.
  • Players have to choose an egg and smash it against their forehead.
  • The ones who get hard-boiled eggs stay in the game, and those who get the raw eggs are out.
  • The last person to stay in the game without getting any raw eggs wins.

Number of Players:

  • 2 – unlimited.

8. Bunny Hop Relay Race

Next up we have a game called the Bunny hop relay race, which is one of the best spring party games ideas to play during family gatherings. In order to play this game, players have to race to complete an obstacle course. However, instead of running, players must hop, just like a bunny.

Bunny Hop Relay Race

How to Play Bunny Hop Relay Race:

  • Divide players into teams.
  • Use a spoon or other objects you can find around as a baton.
  • Players must hop through the obstacles and pass the baton to their team members.
  • The first team to finish the course wins.

Number of Players:

  • Minimum 2 groups with 4 members each.

9. Pin The Tail on The Bunny

We think we all know how to play Pin the Tail on the Donkey, since it is one of the most played and most popular birthday party games ever. However, since we are now talking about spring party games ideas, we recommend you to adjust the game according to the season. In our opinion, one of the easiest adjustments is to replace the donkey with a rabbit. Moreover, you can also add some challenges for adult players, such as they also had to pin a carrot or other body parts.

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How to Play Pin The Tail on The Bunny:

  • Print a large bunny picture and several tails.
  • Make players take turns to pin the tail on the bunny, blindfolded.
  • Players who successfully pin the tail and other objects on the closest place wins.

Number of Players:

  • 2 – unlimited.

10. Blindfolded Plant Identification Game

The blindfolded plant identification game is undoubtedly one of the most fun spring-themed games that challenge your senses and test your knowledge of different plants. It is a fun way to test each player’s knowledge in plants. However, do bear in mind that this is not a game for everyone since it requires come knowledge about plants. However, we do recommend this game if your group or family loves plants.

Blindfolded Plant Identification Game

How to Play Blindfolded Plant Identification Game:

  • Gather various plants, flowers, or vegetables from around the house.
  • Label the plants before the game starts.
  • Players must be blindfolded and use their senses by touching or smelling the plants to identify them.
  • The player who identifies the most plants wins.

Number of Players:

  • 2 – unlimited.

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11. Ladybug Spot Counting Game

Thinking of fun games for kids to play at a spring party? Well, we think that you might want to take this opportunity to take them out and explore the surrounding nature. After several months at home during winter, we believe it would be a fun activity to do. During spring, you can find a lot of insects, including ladybugs. It is a great opportunity to make the kids explore nature.

Ladybug Spot Counting Game

How to Play Lady SpotCounting Game:

  • Take the kids outside to the yard or nearby park.
  • Make them compete to spot as many ladybugs as possible.
  • The one who spots the most ladybugs wins the game and gets a prize.

Number of Players:

  • 2 – unlimited.

12. Spring-themed Memory Game

If you want to have a lot of fun in the spring, sometimes there needs to be more space to play games like a relay. However, there are also options of games that you can choose from plenty of games for small spaces, such as the memory game. If it still needs to have more excitements, we recommend you to make it more appropriate as a spring party game by printing out your own cards from spring card printable.

Spring-themed Memory Game

How to Play Spring-themed Memory Game:

  • Print out some spring-themed cards.
  • Shuffle the cards and place them face down.
  • The first player turns over two cards, trying to make a match.
  • If the two cards match, they keep the pair and get to take another turn.
  • If the cards are not matched, they return them and let other players play.

Number of Players:

  • 2 – 4 players.

13. Plant Identification Scavenger Hunt

You can make a fun twist to scavenger hunt games and make it a fun spring party game simply by adjusting the rules. However, we have to say that only few adjustments needed as the rule is till similar to the regular scavenger hunt, but this one involves plants to make it spring related. Without a doubt, it is a great game to play that makes us appreciate the beauty of nature.

Plant Identification Scavenger Hunt
Plant Identification Scavenger Hunt

How to Play Plant Identification Scavenger Hunt:

  • Give each player a list of plants to find.
  • Players must search for the plants on the list, identifying each one and marking it off on their list as they see it.
  • In addition, they also have to take a selfie with the plant as proof.
  • Set a time limit to make it more challenging.
  • The player who identified the most plants wins.

Number of Players:

  • 2 – unlimited.

14. Egg and Spoon Race

When planning for a family spring party, you may come up with egg and spoon races as the spring party game. The rules of this game are pretty simple and easy for players of all ages. You can play this game outside to embrace the nice weather of spring. After all, you don’t want to have eggs to drop inside your home, right?

Egg and Spoon Race
Egg and Spoon Race

How to Play Egg and Spoon Race:

  • You will need spoons and hard-boiled eggs as props.
  • Make the players race against each other while holding a spoon with an egg on top of it.
  • The first player to reach the finish line wins.
  • You can make an individual race or an egg and spoon relay to encourage teamwork.

Number of Players:

  • 4 individual players or minimum 2 groups of 4 players each.

15. Tug of War

If you are looking for a party game with physical challenges, then search no more because we think tug-of-war game will be your best bet. It requires not only teamwork but also strength from all the players. All in all, it is the best game to play during spring to encourage everyone to get physically active after a long winter break.

Tug of War
Tug of War

How to Play Tug of War:

  • Divide the guests into two groups.
  • You will need a rope and an area large enough to play.
  • Set a line in the middle.
  • Each team will try its best to pull the rope.
  • The team that is dragged past the line loses.

Number of Players:

  • 2 teams of maximum 8 players.

16. Bocce Ball

If you want to have a backyard spring party, then you better make sure you include bocce ball game as one of the perfect games to entertain the guests. In order to play the game, you will need a bocce ball set that includes eight balls and a target ball called a Pallina. As one of the most fun spring party games ideas, it is a game that requires both physical strength and strategy. Therefore, make sure all players are in a good fit before you start the game.

Bocce Ball
Bocce Ball

How to Play Bocce Ball:

  • Throw the pallina as far away as possible inside the court.
  • The players will take turns rolling the balls as close as possible to the pallina.
  • The team who succeeded in getting nearest to the pallina wins.

Number of Players:

  • 2 teams of 2, 3, or 4 players each.

17. Simon Says

When you want to have a rather chill but fun time during your family spring party, we believe you can always have the Simon Says game to play together. It is a simple game that requires no tools at all. It’s simple, easy and fun! This game can be played by a small or large group and can be a fun ice breaker. Therefore, we recommend you to play this game before you begin other games that require physical activities. Well, it’s more like a warming up game, if we may say.

Simon Says
Simon Says

How to Play Simon Says:

  • One player will stand in front of the others and be the “Simon”.
  • Simon gives them instructions that start with “Simon says.” 
  • Other players have to obey whatever the instructor asks them to. For example, if the instructor says, “Simon says touch your toes,” everyone has to touch their toes.

Number of Players:

  • 2 – unlimited.

18. Freeze Dance

Get the party lit by playing some headbanging tunes. But wait, you can make it even more fun by playing freeze dance. This is a game that can be played by all ages from kids to adult. So if you are planning on playing games at your family spring party, we highly recommend you to include this game on your list. This game can include everyone at the party and can be played by guests of all ages.

Freeze Dance
Freeze Dance

How to Play Freeze Dance:

  • Choose a person as the operator.
  • The operator will play a song, and everyone should dance.
  • The operator will stop the music unexpectedly, and everyone should freeze.
  • Players who fail to freeze in time lose the game.

Number of Players:

  • 2 – unlimited.

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19. Duck Duck Goose

We all remember having so much fun playing this game in our childhood. But who says adults can’t play the game? Therefore, we think you might want to consider playing this game at a spring party. In our opinion, this is perfect as a spring party game since it can be enjoyed by both kids and adults. However, Duck Duck Goose will be fun if played by a large group.

Duck Duck Goose
Duck Duck Goose

How to Play Duck Duck Goose:

  • One person will be “it,” and the others must squat in a circle.
  • “It” will walk around the circle and tap the other’s head while saying whether they are duck or goose.
  • Ducks will stay still while someone chosen as a goose will get up and chase “it” around.
  • When they manage to catch “it”, it is their turn as “it”.

Number of Players:

  • 4 – unlimited.

20. Flashlight Tag

Looking for nighttime spring party games? If you are, then we think the flashlight tag game will be your best bet since it offers a lot of fun and excitement. The game’s rules are basically similar to laser tag or hide and seek. Plus, you can play this game in an area that is not too bright or preferably dark. But as the name suggest, since it requires a flashlight, then it is best to play this game at night time.

Flashlight Tag
Flashlight Tag

How to Play Flashlight Tag:

  • Set a game area and boundaries.
  • Each player has to bring their own flashlight.
  • Players will compete against each other and try to tag the others using a flashlight.
  • Players who get tagged have to step out of the game area.

Number of Players:

  • Minimum 4 individual players or 2 groups of 4 players each.

Final Thoughts

Spring is definitely the season to welcome and celebrate. With flowers bloom and trees turn green, it’s time to spend sometime with your loved ones outdoors and play some fun spring games to celebrate the season. There are obviously plenty of games to play in the spring, but specifically for you we have collected some of the most recommended games to play at your spring party with friends, families and loved ones.

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FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions)

What are small group games?

Small group games are designed to be played by a small group of people, typically between 2 to 10 players. There are a lot of games that can be played by small groups, including card games and board games. Small teams can also play physical games such as bocce ball and water balloon toss.

How can you make spring party games suitable for all ages?

You can make a spring party suitable for all ages by planning it beforehand. The theme of the party should be appropriate for all ages. The food and beverages choice should also be appropriate for all ages. Don’t forget to play some games that can be enjoyed by both adults and kids, such as Simon Says.

What are some good spring-themed games for a birthday party?

There are a lot of good spring-themed games for a birthday party. For instance, kids can play ladybug spot counting games while adults can play plant identification scavenger hunts. You can also play egg hunt or compete in a floral crown relay. And, of course, don’t forget about Pin The Tail on The Bunny.

How do you keep adults entertained at a spring party?

You can do several ideas to keep adults entertained at a spring party. For example, you can hold a watermelon carving contest to test their creativity. You can also challenge them to a cocktail-making competition. They will have a lot of fun mixing beverages and drinking them afterward. After that, challenge them to a plant identification game that will be hard after some drinks.

What is a fun spring party indoor game?

You can think of many fun spring indoor games such as egg roulette, memory game, and memory game. Those games can be played indoors and even in small spaces for a small group of people. Those games are perfect for when you are hosting a spring party, but the weather is a little bit unfriendly.

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