New Year Games

New Year Games

1 . Ice breakers

Games that break the ice get guests mingling as the party gets underway. One idea is the game Where Do You Stand? Guests line up and are asked intimate yes or no questions, such as whether they are wearing underwear. Stepping to the left represents yes and stepping to the right means no. Another ice breaking game is Fact or Fiction. To play, everyone takes turns reciting one factual and one fictitious thing they did this year. The crowd must guess which statement is true and which is false.

2 . Drinking games

New Years party guests love to ring in the new year with a few exciting drinking games. If you want to get everyone in a competitive spirit, Champagne pong a play on beer bong will get the crowd going. It involves teams of two players taking turns throwing a ping pong into each others cup. If it goes in, that team must drink the Champagne from the cup. Another idea is the game animal. One guest starts by naming an animal, the next person must name an animal that starts with the same letter. The person who messes up must drink a sip from his glass.

3 . Prize oriented games

Guests will get even more excited if vying for a prize. Make prize goody bags with extra booze, adult toys or whatever you think is right for your particular crowd. One idea is the resolution game. Guests each state their New Years resolution and everyone votes on who had the best one; that person wins a goody bag. Another idea is to have a funny face selfie game where everyone takes a selfie making a funny face and you choose the best one as the winner.

4 . New years trivia

Games such as New Years charades gets the energy going and the crowd involved. Team members take turns acting out memorable events of the given year and try to get their teammates to guess correctly. Creating trivia questions from pop culture is better than going with obscure questions. Another idea is scramble trivia. It involves showing teams the answer to a trivia question scrambled up and giving them up to three clues to guess the answer.

5 . A Ring of Fun

For this game take a bowl filled with milk or some dark liquid and throw a few rings in it. Now ask a couple to take off their rings and throw them in the bowl with the other rings. Then they have to put their hands in, feel the ring of their partner, and without seeing take it out. Both of them go together and are allowed to take their hands out only once. Time the contestants and the couple who finds the right rings in the shortest time, is declared the winner.

6 . The tattoo painting

You can ask your guests to make a nice tattoo on their partners arm. For this you will need to prepare some body paints, face paints, or body markers to decorate with. You will also need to have some towels or washcloths on hand for any cleanup. After all the guests have made their tattoos, have everyone admire each others tattoo and vote for their favorite. The couple with the highest voted tattoo wins the game. A great couples party game! So creative and fun!

7 . Dedicate a romantic song to your sweetheart

Ask your guests to sing a romantic song for their sweetheart. This will make your guests feel involved and it will keep everyone entertained. You can pick 3 to 4 individuals as judges, and ask them to rate the competitors. The judges can rate the contestants on their enthusiasm, the song that they choose, and how well it is presented. The couple who gets the highest rating wins the competition.

8 . Make a Love Poem

This is a great game to play with the couples at your party. Start by getting some index cards and one each one write romantic words like hearts, lips, candlelight etc. On the other set of cards write some non romantic words like ironing board, wallpaper paste, nose hair, motor oil etc. Then ask the couple to draw one card each from the set of romantic index card and non romantic index card. Then ask the couples to come up with an interesting love poem. Like Roses are red, they make me hot! Your eyes are sexy, your nose hairs are not!. The couple who comes up with the most romantic poem turns out to be the winner.

9 . Couples Charades and Pictionary

Charades is fun and simple. All you need for this classic game is pen, paper, and an imagination. Make it girls vs boys or have couples team up and vs each other. You cant go wrong with this fun and affordable couples game. You can add props, prizes, and drinks to make things more interesting. Check out greatgroupgames.com for more ideas and information.

Pictionary is another inexpensive and simple game for couples. Same as Charades, all you need for this game is pen, paper, imagination, and a timer. If youed like to make it more romantic try choosing category themes, like romantic people, places, and things. A fun and classic couples party game your guests will surely love.

10 . Tasty whip cream party game

Whip cream, plastic spoons, and blind folds make this game delicious fun, and unique. To play this game, one of the couple members will have to be blind folded. After one member is blindfolded, they will try their best to neatly apply the whip cream to their better halfs face. Then, still while theyre blind folded, they will take the plastic spoon and try to shave or remove the whip cream from their partners face. You should set a one minute time limit to make things interesting. Prizes can be given away based on the categories Funniest shave, Best shave, Worst shave, etc. Have fun with this game! Remember to prepare towels, because this game tends to get messy!