Spikeball | Unsplash

Top Outdoor Yard Games to Buy In 2021

Fun outdoor games are popular at family resorts, restaurants and bars with outdoor spaces, and, of course, your backyard!

In addition to the traditional volleyball, badminton, and croquet, our selection of the top outdoor games for 2021 should be added to your shopping list—choose one or many. They’ll come in handy at birthday parties, outdoor barbecues with friends, and family time at the beach or park. Perhaps you’ll soak up some sunshine and get some exercise,too!

From classics like cornhole to the more unique like Spikeball, these 10 outdoor games will surely keep you entertained.

Best Yard Games for Families

Let’s face it, we all spend a lot of time on our devices—from mobile phones to video games to laptops and computers. What we all could use is more time outside with our families. Keeping kids (and adults) at any age engaged and entertained can be a challenge. Add one of these fun lawn games to your family time and what the smiles appear!


GoSports Horseshoes Regulation Game Set | Amazon


GoSports Wood Cornhole Set | Amazon


Six-Player Croquet Set | Amazon

Best Portable Outdoor Games

Fun outside isn’t always just found at home! Take these games to the park, beach, or a neighbor’s house for hours of outdoor fun. Just remember to packthem up and bring them back home when the sun sets on another fun day oflawn (or beach) games!

Ladder Ball

Wooden Ladder Ball Game | Amazon

Yard Darts

Franklin Sports Soft Tip | Amazon


Spikeball | Unsplash

Spikeball Game Set | Amazon

Outdoor Games you can Use Indoors

Yes, we know this top list of yard games is for, well, the outdoors. But, for those days when the clouds roll in or the chill in the air is too much for fun outside, these cool (and giant) games can be played indoors, as well!

Giant Jenga

LOKATSE HOME Giant Tumbling Timber Tower

Connect 4

Go Sports Giant Wooden 4 in a Row

Fun Games for Adults

While these games are intended for use of all ages, sometimes the adults want to add a little something extra to the mix. These classic games have been bumped up a size and are ready for outdoor play. If you like, throw in a little adult beverage challenges to spike up the fun.

Yard Dice

Giant Wooden Yard Dice

Yard Pong

Franklin Sports Bucketz Pong Game

Anyone looking for ways to make their time spent outdoors with family and friends even more enjoyable should invest in a lawn game or two. For just a little bit of money, you can count on hours of fun and miles of smiles!

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