7 Giant Lawn Games you Need for your Backyard

Updated: May 14, 2021


It can be hard to get the kids outside sometimes with all the technology they have around them keeping them inside, especially as they get older. These popular lawn games will entice them outside and encourage the whole family to join.


Benefits of family play

  • Everyone has a chance to unwind, just as important for adults as it is for children.

  • Children will often find it easier to open up and talk when they are feeling relaxed.

  • Children develop different skills by playing with their parents that they won't get from playing with siblings and friends.

  • Children feel valued and part of a team.

  • Create great memories for them and you to remember when they're all grown up.

  • Build stronger parent-child relationships.

For our favorite backyard games for family time, check out the items below:


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1) Giant 4 in a Row Game

A classic childhood game, this one is huge, at 3 feet wide. It’s a great way to engage children and adults of all ages in a fun way. It’s a sure-fire hit for everyone, especially at game nights, parties, and BBQs!


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2) Giant Toppling Tower game

This game is a giant version of another one of America's favorite party games. The Tower starts at 2.5ft tall and can grow to over 5ft during games. The object is to pull blocks out of the tower's body and replace them at the top without the stack of blocks falling over.


 

3) Backyard Bocce Set

Provides the ultimate 'free play' bocce experience. This game can be played with 2 to 8 at a time. For those that take yard games seriously, the set also includes a measuring tool to help settle any close calls.


 

4) Croquet Set

A fun and relaxing backyard game that anyone, young and old alike, can play. It’s easy to set up and straightforward to play. The object of the game is to hit the croquet ball through a series of hoops.


 

5) Giant Wooden Playing Dice Set

Designed to bring giant size fun to any dice game. Whether it is a Dice-only game like Yahtzee or a Dice rolling board game, the giant Dice will add tons of fun and excitement.


 

6) Giant Backyard Dominoes Game

Looking for a fun addition to your collection of outdoor games? How about giving these Giant Backyard Dominoes a try! Take these large dominoes outdoors and enjoy some time in the sun!


 


7) Premium Metal Ladder Toss Game Set

Uncover your hidden ladder toss skills and impress your whole family! Enjoy fun family time with this exciting and lively game. The set is made from a sturdy premium metal frame and the balls are made from soft rubber connected with thick string to prevent tangles.


 


Check out our other outdoor play recommendations here.