'Race' party games

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The Cherry Game

(31 votes. Push a star to rate! )

Each player tries to eat their cherry in a bowl of whip cream first before the others. They are not allowed to use their hands.

Number of participants: Not specified
For: Adults.
Intensity level: Medium
Preparations: Set a bowl in front of each player.  Add one cherry to the bowl and whip cream on top.  Now sit back and watch.
Equipment: bowl, cherry, whip cream
 
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Toilet Plunger Race

(42 votes. Push a star to rate! )

Try to get a roll of toilet paper on the stick of a plunger without hands.

Number of participants: 5+
For: Adults.
Intensity level: High
Preparations: You will need to have two toilet paper rolls and two plungers.
Equipment: 2 rolls of toilet paper, 2 plungers
 
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Three Legged Race

(3 votes. Push a star to rate! )

An oldie but goodie! Partners work together to race across the finish line using only 3 legs!

Number of participants: 3+
For: For kids and youths aged 7-16
Intensity level: High
Preparations: Buy or Make Ties. Use scarfs, ribbons, or stockings.
Equipment: Ties
 
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Double Egg Roll Race

(20 votes. Push a star to rate! )

There is nothing Chinese about this race to get two eggs to the finish line intact.

Number of participants: 3-10
For:
Intensity level: Medium
Preparations: None or not specified.
Equipment: two raw eggs for each player
 
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Balloon Popping Contest

(12 votes. Push a star to rate! )

Playing Balloon Popping Contest is a great exscuse to play outside.

Number of participants: Not specified
For: Adults.
Intensity level: Medium
Preparations: You will need to decide on how many people you think will want to play.  Multiply that number by about 5 or so.  That number is how balloons you will need to inflate.  Make sure to over inflate them to make the popping easier.  You also will need to plastic garbage bags to hold the balloons at the other end of the course.
Equipment: inflated balloons, two plastic garbage bags
 
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Big Foot Race

(3 votes. Push a star to rate! )

Children enjoy this silly, challenging race with giant boxes on their feet.

Number of participants: 1-5
For: For kids under 12 years
Intensity level: High
Preparations: Make feet with shoe boxes by taping the lids shut and cutting out a holes large enough for childrens feet.
Equipment: Shoe Boxes
 
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Lemon Roll

(19 votes. Push a star to rate! )

In this indoor relay race, you will quickly discover that lemons do not roll along straight paths.

Number of participants: 3+
For: For kids over 7 years, youths and adults.
Intensity level: Medium
Preparations: None or not specified.
Equipment: a lemon and a new, unsharpened pencil for each team
 
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Firemen Relay Race

(4 votes. Push a star to rate! )

Two teams race against each other to put out the “fire” first! Every child gets the chance to play in this fun relay race!

Number of participants: 5+
For: For kids under 12 years
Intensity level: High
Preparations: none
Equipment: 2 Children's Firefighter Uniforms, 2 Chairs, 2 Empty Wrapping Paper Rolls
 
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Red Light, Green Light

(1 votes. Push a star to rate! )

Children listen to instructions (red light & green light) from the leader and advance to the finish line. Be the first to cross to win!

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

(21 votes. Push a star to rate! )

Be the first to cross the line without dropping or breaking your balloon!

Number of participants: 3+
For: For kids over 7 years, youths and adults.
Intensity level: Medium
Preparations: Blow up balloons for each player.
Equipment: Balloons
 
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