'noncompetitive' party games

This is a page showing you all our party games that have been tagged with 'noncompetitive'. We hope that this is what you're looking for, otherwise, feel free to browse around!

Say Something Nice

(35 votes. Push a star to rate! )

Everyone will feel warm and fuzzy after playing this simple icebreaker game.

Number of participants: 3+
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Intensity level: Low
Preparations: None or not specified.
Equipment: a tennis ball, soft rubber ball, or Nurf ball.
 
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Circle of Trust

(39 votes. Push a star to rate! )

Trusting the members of your group is the object of this noncompetitive game.

Number of participants: 5+
For: For youths over 12 years and adults.
Intensity level: Medium
Preparations: None or not specified.
Equipment: None or not specified.
 
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I Know Somebody

(19 votes. Push a star to rate! )

By the time this game ends, everyone will know everyone else pretty well…maybe too well!

Number of participants: 3+
For:
Intensity level: Low
Preparations: None or not specified.
Equipment: None or not specified.
 
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Taste Test

(21 votes. Push a star to rate! )

Some will turn up their noses, while others will lick their lips, in this food-inspired game.

Number of participants: Not specified
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Intensity level: Low
Preparations: Place 5 to 15 food samples in paper cups. Check to make sure none of the players have any food allergies before you begin.
Equipment: blindfolds, 5-15 food samples, plastic spoons, paper cups
 
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Interrogation

(7 votes. Push a star to rate! )

The more questions are asked, the more fun this verbal grilling game becomes.

Number of participants: 3-10
For:
Intensity level: Low
Preparations: None or not specified.
Equipment: a chair for the suspect
 
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Names of Fame

(3 votes. Push a star to rate! )

How long will it take to guess the famous name you are thinking of?

Number of participants: 3+
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Intensity level: Low
Preparations: None or not specified.
Equipment: None or not specified.
 
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Apple on a String

(28 votes. Push a star to rate! )

Working closely together, couples try to take a bite of the elusive apple.

Number of participants: 3+
For:
Intensity level: Medium
Preparations: None or not specified.
Equipment: apples, string, short BBQ skewers (optional)
 
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The Greeting Game

(15 votes. Push a star to rate! )

When words are not allowed, greeting other players takes a little imagination.

Number of participants: 3+
For:
Intensity level: Medium
Preparations: None or not specified.
Equipment: None or not specified.
 
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The Vicar’s Cat

(6 votes. Push a star to rate! )

This is a very traditional word game, played since Elizabethan times.

Number of participants: 3+
For:
Intensity level: Low
Preparations: None or not specified.
Equipment: None or not specified.
 
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Adverb Frenzy

(8 votes. Push a star to rate! )

The entire group will discover side-splitting laughter is the only cure for this active word game.

Number of participants: 3-10
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Intensity level: Medium
Preparations: Before the game begins, write active verbs (walk, dance, run, jump, spin, etc.) on on ten of the index cards and adverbs (slowly, quickly, gracefully, wildly, nervously, etc.) on ten others
Equipment: index cards, pen or pencil, a watch or timer (optional)
 
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