Enjoy our thanksgiving's day activities with family and friends to enjoy the fellowship of the day. this annual holiday is observed as a day to commemorate the Pilgrim's harvest of 1621, to give thanks for blessings great and small, and to have fun! The festivities need note elaborate just inopportunity for some fun quality time. One important thing to remember
when playing games is that all the children should be" rewarded" equally for participating or winning.
Thanksgiving Party Theme ideas
section four Party Ideas. Many of these classic games can be converted tote in to thanksgiving/harvest theme with simple name or prop change. Try one of the following:
"Pin the Talon the Donkey"– "Pin the Wattle on the Turkey"
"Duck, Duck, Goose" –"Turkey, Turkey, Stuffing"
"Hot Potato"– "Hot Turkey" (with a stuffed animal turkey)
"Musical Hats" –"Musical
"Bingo"– use candy corn as game pieces
"Dress Up Relay" –Use simple scare crow, Native American or Pilgrim costumes.
"Ring Toss" –"Ring around the Gourd" (assign different point values to different sizes of gourds, pumpkins or dried Indian corn.
"Three-Legged Sack Races" –Add an autumn al touch by creating an obstacle course us in pumpkins cornstalks, and bales of hay.
Turkey Calling Contest– Host a turkey calling contest, complete with lots of squawking, flapping, wattle shaking, and pecking. Give each participant a prize with a fund distinction: "loudest turkey"," most authentic"," most like lite be spared"," cutest turkey", etc. this activity can also be turned into are lay race with the class split into two teams. Loud,
Turkey Bowling- The turkey will definitely be tenderized after participating in this game! Use a frozen turkey in place of a bowling ball (one that comes packaged with a handle attached ) in a size that is appropriate for the age of the children. The frozen turkey is hurled at a set of bowling pins (use there al thing, tall wooden blocks or plastic milk bottles filled with stones). One parent helper can reset the pins after each turn. this game is a big hit with every crowd!(Ages5-Adult)
Balloon Popping Contest– Divide the children into two equal groups. Place two bags of in flated harvest colored
about 25yardsaway .These balloons should be over-in flated to make popping easier. At the sound of a bell, the first t wore lay contestants, one from each team, run to the bag, and remove one balloon. Each must sit on it until it pops. Once the balloon pops, the players run back to the starting line and tag the next player in line. The first team to complete the c our sew ins. If you have children who are afraid of the sound of popping balloons, offer a grown-up
stand-in. Not a quiet game…but a guaranteed
favorite !( Ages4-Adult)
Pass the Corn– Divide the children into two teams and have them