'pairs' party games

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Alphabet Bags

(66 votes. Push a star to rate! )

You will need 26 brown paper bags for this game.  On each bag, write a letter of the alphabet on the front of the bag in large black marker.  Put a item that starts with that letter into the bag.  Now seal the brown paper bag.  Separate the guests into pairs of two.  Put the [...]

Number of participants: 5+
For: Adults.
Intensity level: Medium
Preparations: Gather your brown paper bags and find items to go into them that start with the corresponding letter. Mark each bag with a letter in black marker.
Equipment: 26 brown paper bags, black marker, items to go into the bags
 
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Balloon Stomp

(28 votes. Push a star to rate! )

This fun-filled game gives children the opportunity to work off some energy. Stomp your opponents balloon before they stomp yours!

Number of participants: 5+
For: For kids and youths aged 7-16
Intensity level: High
Preparations: Blow up balloons.
Equipment: Balloons, Ribbon
 
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Wheelbarrow Race

(4 votes. Push a star to rate! )

A great game with laughs and energy, the Wheelbarrow Race is played with pairs of children pretending to push each other as a wheelbarrow!

Number of participants: 3+
For: For kids and youths aged 7-16
Intensity level: High
Preparations: none
Equipment: none
 
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A Couple Of Sardines

(7 votes. Push a star to rate! )

Find the hiding couple while avoiding the murderer.

Number of participants: 10+Not specified
For: Adults.
Intensity level: Medium
Preparations: Not needed
Equipment: couples and a murderer
 
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Indoor Figure Skating

(15 votes. Push a star to rate! )

A graceful performance will win points, but be sure to keep your spaghetti intact.

Number of participants: 3+
For:
Intensity level: Medium
Preparations: Select appropriate fast-paced music to play.
Equipment: a length of raw spaghetti for each pair, a music source that can start/stop, paper and pencil for scoring (optional)
 
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Back to Back

(64 votes. Push a star to rate! )

Standing up takes teamwork and a bit of strength and leverage in this pairs game.

Number of participants: 3+
For:
Intensity level: Medium
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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Shave Your Partner

(16 votes. Push a star to rate! )

Couples apply whipped cream and shave partners with a plastic spoon - blindfolded!

Number of participants: 5+
For: For kids over 7 years, youths and adults.
Intensity level: Medium
Preparations: Whip the cream.
Equipment: Whipped cream, plastic spoons, towels, blindfolds
 
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Mummy Wrap

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Teams of two compete against each other to be the first to wrap their Mummy!

Number of participants: 3+
For: For kids and youths under 16
Intensity level: Low
Preparations: none
Equipment: Toliet Paper or White Crepe Paper Streamers
 
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