There are tons and tons of Outdoor Games out there for people to play with their friends and family and here we have put together a list of our Top 10 Poolside Games of 2018. From Combination games to unique games like Bottle Bash, SpikeBall, and of course the ultimate beach, poolside, backyard, tailgate, camping, and outdoor game, BucketBall™, this list will provide endless options and of course endless fun for all this summer and all throughout the year!
Played like the favorite party game called beer pong but on a larger scale, BucketBall™ is a great Outdoor Game for all ages. BucketBall™ is available in two versions, the Beach Edition and the Giant Beer Pong™ Edition, each with their own unique color scheme and game balls. The Beach Edition is our original go to Outdoor Game, coming in a bright blue and orange, these buckets are great for creating that beach-side feeling. The Giant Beer Pong™ Edition comes in a vibrant solo cup red color for that classic beer pong experience. The Beach and Giant Beer Pong™ Edition offer three variations, the Starter Pack, the Combo Pack, and the Party Pack. The Beach Edition Starter Pack includes 6 Blue Buckets, 6 Orange Buckets, 2 Hybrid Game Balls, a Tote Bag, and Instructions, all backed by a Limited Lifetime Warranty. The Giant Beer Pong™ Edition Starter Pack includes 12 Ultra-Durable Red Buckets, 2 Bucket Pong™ Game Balls, a Tote Bag, and Instructions, also backed by a Lifetime Warranty. The Combo Pack includes everything in the Starter Packs plus 2 Hybrid Game Balls (Giant Beer Pong™ Edition), 2 Bucket Pong™ Balls (Beach Edition), and 2 Tailgate Game Balls (Both Editions). The Party Pack includes everything in the Combo Pack plus 2 Inflatable Racks for both Editions.
As shown on the popular television show Shark Tank, Spikeball revolves around a mini trampoline-style net. The set measures 22 x 5 x 10 inches and weighs 3.53 pounds, making it possible to tote around in a suitcase. The net rests comfortably on the sand and is easy to transport with its fold-able legs, and also includes two extra balls. Spikeball expands on the ever popular sport of volleyball with each team given three tries to get the ball into the net (instead of over the net). Teams of two take turns spiking the ball at the net as hard, and strategically as possible to prevent the opponent from getting it or spiking it back. With Spikeballs Spikebuoy you can now play Spikeball on water! It’s a fast-paced and aggressive outdoor game that provides an entertaining challenge in the water or out of it.
3. Combo Game Pack
Play any game, any time, get all the accessories needed to play four different outdoor games packed into one convenient carrying bag. Play the various outdoor games separately according to their original rules, new rules, or even mix them up to create your own game, the possibilities are expansive. The Combo Game Pack comes with one 7.2 inch Flying disc, three 2.8 inch Whiffle balls, and one 15-26 inch Wiffle ball bat, two 12.2x7.08 inch Paddle ball rackets, two 14.96x4.33 inch Flip/toss rackets, and an additional 17.7x11.8 inch. carrying bag. The Combo Game Pack is a great quick and easy outdoor or even pool game that's affordable and fun!
KanJam, the popular outdoor game with its humble beginnings is now one of the most popular, fun, and competitive team games. The game includes two cans with open tops and a larger slit on the front that’s slightly wider than a Frisbee. The cans themselves are about knee high when set up and are also able to fold flat into a circle, allowing them to be easily stowed away for transportation and/or storage. The game is played by setting the cans 50 feet apart with two teams of four using one Frisbee with the ultimate goal of getting the Frisbee into the front slot of the can for an instant victory, with a number of other ways to obtain points throughout the game as well.
5. Ladder Golf
Ladder Golf a unique outdoor game colloquially known as BoloBall or Polish Horseshoes to some is played with 2 or more players or teams. Each player has 3 golf ball bolas, a bola is 2 golf balls attached by a nylon rope. The object of the game is to wrap your bolas around the steps of the ladder. The ladder consists of 3 steps, a top, middle and a bottom step. To play Ladder Golf, just setup the game Ladders about 5 paces apart and start tossing the bolas to score points. You get points by wrapping your bolas around the rungs and making sure they stick, so that the other player doesn’t knock them off. You will get 3 points for the top rung, 2 points for the middle and 1 point for the lower rung. The first player to score exactly 21 points wins. Check out Ladder Gold for a unique outdoor game experience.
Play the classic outdoor game, Cornhole in a stress-free and easy way with the portable GoSports PVC Cornhole set! This light-weight PVC frame makes cornhole sets easy to take anywhere unlike the usual wooden cornhole boards, and remains durable with its unique tear proof fabric. Setup takes less than a minute so friends and family can enjoy cornhole for hours! This set also includes 2 blue cornhole bags and 2 red cornhole bags to match the vibrant blue and red of the cornhole board fabric. You can get all this in an easy to carry and easy to store bag allowing you take your cornhole experience anywhere. Now you can make the most of your beach day, picnic, BBQ, and more, all at a great price.
7. Ramp Shot
RampShot is a four player outdoor game that utilizes two high quality plastic ramps and four racquetball style balls. Teammates of each of the two teams stand on opposite sides of the playing area and work together to score points by tossing and/or catching the balls. The design of the ramp allows for unpredictable bounces for an extra challenge and some great game-play shots. Players can earn 3 points for a shot directly in the net and 1 point if your teammate catches the ball on a fly after bouncing off the top of the ramp. If the shooter hits the front of the ramp instead then the ball will bounce back in the shooter's direction and the opposing team member can catch the ball to gain an extra shot for their team. The first team to get 15 points wins! Three out of four players are involved in every play keeping play intense and fun, while the the fourth can make or break a game. Get RampShot for a unique bounce and board style game.
8. Beer Pong Golf
For those golfers looking to bring a little of their favorite sport to their friends and family but not just at the course, Beer Pong Golf is the best outdoor game for you. Each board measures 48" x 24" x 2" and approximately 10 lb and the mats are made of high quality artificial turf attached to heavy rubber so it moves very little or not at all when you hit the ball. Each board has 10 holes that will fit any standard plastic cup including the ever popular red solo cups. Built with T-Shape legs that fold under for easy storage and transportation using a built in hinge. Beer Pong Golf is built to allow you to play on virtually any surface. The Beer Pong Golf balls are made of high quality plastic in the style of golf balls allowing you to play Beer Pong Golf near anywhere. So get out there and play with your friends in the yard, at the tailgate, party, or any number of events and places you can think of! If your looking to have some fun with a great new outdoor game then Beer Pong Golf is definitely the outdoor game for you!
9. Bocce Ball
One of the oldest forms of lawn bowling, Bocce Ball is the classic relaxing yet strategic game that's great for players of all stripes to participate in. The set includes four green balls and four red balls, as well as a white pallino ball and a measuring device for making more precise score measurements. Players can use the set in a variety player configurations: two single players competing against each other, or two teams with up to four players each. In the yard, at the beach, or on even on the tarmac, Bocce Ball can be played on a number of surfaces making for interesting play experiences, and switching up the terrain helps keep everyone on their toes too. Bocce Ball is a great lawn bowling classic recommended for any trip to the beach, or the park, among many other places outdoors.
10. Bottle Bash
The Bottle Bash game is a easy to set up outdoor game and can even be played between 20, 30, or 40 foot long areas depending on what difficulty you want to play. Coming with two exclusive non-breakable life like bottles, two Telescoping metal poles for use on sand or turf with built in scoring system, Bottle Bash is easy, safe, and able to be played near anywhere on land or even submerged. The game can be played with 2 players or 2 teams with the goal of the game being to toss the flying disc at your opponent's pole with the bottle set on top as the main target. However, the other team plays defense to catch both the disc and bottle to keep the other team from scoring as well. Additional accessories include a multi-surface base with built in cup holders for use on pavement, gymnasium floor or other hard surfaces and a mesh bag for carry and storage. Check out Bottle Bash for a unique outdoor game experience.