'Race' party games

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

Flip-Flop Wheelbarrow Relay

(25 votes. Push a star to rate! )

Hands become feet in this fun relay version of the traditional wheelbarrow race.

Number of participants: 3+
For:
Intensity level: High
Preparations: mark the start and finish lines with string or tape
Equipment: a pair of flip-flops for each team
 
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One-Minute Walk

(84 votes. Push a star to rate! )

Those who can tell time without a watch will arrive right on time in this odd race.

Number of participants: Not specified
For:
Intensity level: Medium
Preparations: None or not specified.
Equipment: a timer, stopwatch, or clock with a sweep hand
 
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Orange Football

(12 votes. Push a star to rate! )

Push an orange across the finish line first and win!

Number of participants: 5+
For: Adults.
Intensity level: Medium
Preparations: One pair of panty hose and two oranges for each player per race.
Equipment: You will need a few pairs of panty hose and bag of oranges.
 
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Don’t Spill the Beans

(40 votes. Push a star to rate! )

If you can hold on to a handful of beans while you somersault, you could win this relay.

Number of participants: 5+
For: For kids over 7 years, youths and adults.
Intensity level: High
Preparations: None or not specified.
Equipment: two large bags of dry beans, two large bowls
 
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Mother, May I?

(19 votes. Push a star to rate! )

Don’t be the one to forget to ask “Mother, May I?” before you move or you will have to start over!

Number of participants: 3+
For: For kids under 6 years.
Intensity level: Medium
Preparations: none.
Equipment: none.
 
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Kangaroo Jump

(49 votes. Push a star to rate! )

Children hop like a Kangaroo while balancing a ball between their knees in this race to the finish.

Number of participants: 1+
For:
Intensity level: Medium
Preparations: none
Equipment: Tennis Balls (or like-sized ball)
 
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Sniper

(31 votes. Push a star to rate! )

Sway your hips to nail a apple to a board and win!

Number of participants: 3-5Not specified
For: Adults.
Intensity level: High
Preparations: You will need two or four boards, nails and a hammer. Hammer the nails into the board so that the nails come out the other side st least an inch.  You can use as many nails and in whatever pattern you like.  The farther apart the nails, the harder to make the apple stick.  You will also need belts, string and apples for each player.
Equipment: apples, belts, string, nails, boards, hammer
 
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Robot Race

(23 votes. Push a star to rate! )

Move your robot to the other side of the room first to win.

Number of participants: 3+
For: Adults.
Intensity level: Medium
Preparations: There is no preperations needed for this game.
Equipment: a robot and a mover
 
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Hop Along

(45 votes. Push a star to rate! )

To win this game, you need to be able to hop and race on one foot.

Number of participants: 3+
For: For kids over 7 years, youths and adults.
Intensity level: Medium
Preparations: None or not specified.
Equipment: None or not specified.
 
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Belt Race Game

(31 votes. Push a star to rate! )

Can you raise the belt above your head faster than the other team?

Number of participants: 3+
For: Adults.
Intensity level: Medium
Preparations: You just need to make sure that you have enough belts to put together that will make 2 or 3 circles.
Equipment: enough belts to form two or three circles (6).
 
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