Occasions

Games for occasions written by the experts in play. Are you looking for ideas for a summer bbq or a Christmas party? We have come up with a wide variety of ideas and useful articles. Our experts have researched games and activities for many different occasions so you don’t have to. There is even a collection of Christmas ideas, activities and tips.

We have written all about how to entertain people on your wedding day or at a family party. There are also ideas for situations where you might find you need a little inspiration coming up with something new and exciting. Sometimes the old ones are the best, and we do have some of those too!

Games for all occasions can be used as a great resource for entertaining large groups of people, young, old, indoors or out. Maybe you are having an occasion and need game and play ideas? We have scoured the globe finding new and interesting ideas. We therefore hope you will find them very useful.

Campfire Games

Campfire Games: Ten Great Games for the whole family

With the pace of modern life it is very likely you will find the simple pleasures of campfire games very therapeutic. Sit round the fire and enjoy these 10 terrific campfire games we have compiled. If camping isn’t really your thing – you can ‘make a camp’ in your living […]

Blueberry Maple Pancakes

Pancake Night: The Dessert

Pancake night isn’t complete without a delicious pancake dessert. These gorgeous Blueberry Maple pancakes are light and crispy. For a taste of something sweet after an indulgent main course, these are perfect. Crispy thin pancakes are particularly welcome after a main course filled with pancakes. (Have you tried our Pancake […]

Pancake Day for grown ups

Pancake Day: Activities for Teens and Grown-Ups

When a special occasion such as Pancake Day falls on a weekday it can be a bit of a challenge. You want to make an effort and get involved; however it can be hard to find the time and energy for some pancake day activities. Many of us will be […]

monster pancake faces

Pancake Day: Toddlers Activities

We have come up with few activities to keep your toddler entertained on pancake day. If you have older children (or no children at all) try these activities aimed at teenagers and adults. On pancake day, toddlers need not be bored and can join in with the fun as much […]

stacked pancakes for pancake day

Pancake Day: A ‘Stacked’ Pancake Evening

What’s not to love about Pancake Day? One day a year we get to eat as many pancakes as we possibly can.  After all, it’s tradition. We need to use up all the perishables in the cupboards before lent, of course. And if we need to pick up a few […]

Tennis Ball Games

Ball Games for Kids: Using Tennis Balls

We have compiled some excellent ball games for kids that you can play with tennis balls, a few simple household objects and bit of imagination. Tennis Balls Game to Get them Outside It is extremely important to encourage kids to get outside and appreciate some time away from their phones, […]

Ballie Ballerson: Adult Ball Pits

London is renowned for many things, including its variety of quirky, alternative bars and clubs which make a refreshing change from the usual same-old night out. You might have a special event coming up, or perhaps you’re just ready to avoid the local pub you’ve been visiting for years. Regardless […]

Stranger Things Escape Room Poster

Stranger Things Escape Room: Tween Friendly

T. L. Williams shares her top tips for creating the most imaginative ‘Stranger Things’ DIY Escape Room: Firstly, let’s just clear something up – I will not actually be locking kids in a room – despite the temptation for an hour’s peace I am fairly sure that that is illegal! […]

valentines meal in dine in deals for two

Valentine’s on a Budget: Meals for a night in

Valentine’s Day can be stressful. As it is only one pay day after Christmas, it can be difficult to justify expensive Valentine’s meals out. Valentine’s Dine In deals have been going for a number of years now and offer you a cheaper alternative to a restaurant meal out. If you […]

Couple spending a night in together playing games

Valentines on a Budget: Games for a night in

Looking for some Valentine’s games to make your evening a bit more exciting? Look no further! February the 14th can instil fear into the hearts of many. Whether you are in a long term loving relationship or just starting out in your romantic life, it is a day that can […]