Finding suitable games for a game row during a children’s fete, community fete or as competitive games for a station adventure game (scavenger hunt) is not so easy. The size of the group (individual or team game), the time available (time limit) and a point allocation rule per station which makes sense must be considered and known by all of the stations leaders. The station leaders must know all of the game rules. Good preparation of the stations is the best recipe for success.
The players lean backs against the wall bent at knees for as long as possible.
The player places his head on the wall and moves the feet as far away as possible without falling.
Hold a weight horizontally at a certain height with a stretched arm.
The group leader gives the kids a round trip
Monkey across the bars of a horizontally hung ladder.
5-10 buttons must be sewn on a piece of material.
Darts are thrown at a dartboard.
Hit a pea with a hammer as soon as it comes out of the pipe.
Balls are thrown into a basket from a swinging swing.
Stick a piece of spaghetti in a piece of macaroni
Each team makes a fire with wood, grills some sausages and disposes of the fire carefully.
A row of 10 candles are hit with a water pistol
Little salt pretzels are tied to a string approx. 180-200cm high and the players try to eat them.
By sliding around on a stool peas are slid into a box placed underneath it.
A tennis ball may be bounced once then it must be caught by a second player in a basket.
Build the highest free standing tower from approx. 15-20 Kinder Eggs (or plastic contents eggs).
Bocce balls are thrown or rolled to a goal about 10 meters away.
Table tennis balls must roll through an approximately 5 meter long stuck together drainpipe
Tin cans are hit with tennis balls or pine cones.
Each player gets a helmet with a spike or thorn attached to it and must try to burst the water balloons.
A javelin is thrown into a marked out circle.
A given text is typed on a typewriter.
A soap in a bath tub must be transferred into another tub with the feet.
Using a sand pit digger truck little balls must be dug out of the sand and poured into a bucket.
While blindfolded, a player must pick up various objects which are placed within a playing field.
10 bent nails are hanging on a string and must be transferred to another string with a stick.
10-20 old tyres are made into two lines. The runner must run a zigzag through the course.
Use a water hose or syringe to shoot a ball/table tennis ball high up the chute.
Holes in socks must be darned or a patch is sewn onto a fabric to cover a hole
A player swinging on a rope must knock cans over.
An interesting obstacle course can quickly be put together with few materials.
The group must estimate exactly a half litre of water and exactly one minute
A stone is dropped which the player must catch with his hand stretched out.
A metal ring must be guided over a wire without touching the wire.
20 objects are shown for about 30 seconds. The group has 60 seconds to name all the objects.
Objects must be recognised with a telescope/binoculars at a distance of 50-100m.
The correct lids must be placed on 20-30 different containers.
About 15-20 closed locks must be opened in a certain amount of time.
Pairs of the same object are placed in a linen sack.
Using only the nose, a player must push a match box through an obstacle course.
Cherry pits are spit so far as possible
A wet tea bag is held between the teeth and is tossed as far as possible.
How many pearls/beads can be thread onto a piece of string within 2 minutes?
Players throw a tree trunk.
An old car is filled with people.
A long string or rope is used to string up the group.
Wellington boot shot put or Wellington boot relay
A tree trunk must be sawn through.
Take a run up and jump at the wall making a mark with chalk as high as possible.
A beaker filled with water is balanced on a table tennis bat through an obstacle course
A nail must be hammered into a board in the least hits possible.
A wheelbarrow with a player in it is pushed over an obstacle course.
Water is squirted into a funnel with a water pistol.
20 sweets are to found in a haystack.
A car must be pulled 20-50m with the help of a tow rope.
Run a little wheel with an axle along as a wheelbarrow.
The group must complete an orienteering course
The group must try to carry a 5 meter long tree trunk along the labyrinth.
An obstacle course with handicaps on a bike.
A cider barrel with a rider inside is rolled through an obstacle course.
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