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10 Reasons for Buying Giant Games for Kids

Updated on January 2, 2015

Outdoor Games for Kids

There are few things children find more enjoyable than playing a game with their parents or friends. It is even better if that game can be a giant game!

Giant outdoor games are growing in popularity, as it is an excellent way to get children active.

Dedicate a section of your garden as a games garden. This will create a space where you and your children can enjoy hours of fun playing giant games.

Image courtesy of Amazon: Featured here: Indoor/Outdoor Giant Inflatable Bowling Game

Giant Tower
Giant Tower

If you are looking the buy just one gift for a family, instead a of a gift for each individual family member a giant game may be a good idea.


Why buy Giant Games for Kids

1. Giant games are unusual. Most children have board games but not many have giant board games.

2. It is exciting. With normal size games, you play with the game. With a giant game, you become part of the game.

3. Excellent way to keep children occupied at birthday parties, barbecues, picnics, camping trips and fairs.

Giant Chess Set

4. Change board games into spectator sports.The big size of the games makes it easy for other people to follow, help, encourage or cheer on players.

5. Develop teamwork. Giant games for the garden offers plenty of opportunities for developing teamwork from setting up over sized game pieces or equipment to siblings helping each other moving larger game pieces while playing the giant game.

6. Makes learning fun. While playing the games your child (and you?) will learn new skills in a fun environment.

Jumbo Games are Fun

7. Giant games are an excellent way to get kids active. If you want to get your children to take a break from computer games and watching TV you will have to offer them something more enjoyable to do. The opportunity to spend quality time with their parents combined with having fun while playing a giant game would be a very attractive proposition for children.

8. It motivates children to play outdoors. If there are more fun things to play with outside, children will play outside giving their bodies a chance to produce that all important vitamin D.

Outdoor Giant Games Gift

9. Outdoor games are great for family time. Giant games for the garden are an activity the whole family can enjoy.

10. Giant games make a fantastic Christmas gifts or house-warming gift for a family who may have just moved into a house with a large garden.

Do you enjoy playing giant games in the garden?

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      5 years ago

      These look like fun.

    • SusanDeppner profile image

      Susan Deppner 

      5 years ago from Arkansas USA

      We've never had a giant game - but these look really fun!

    • GrimRascal profile image


      5 years ago from Overlord's Castle

      These giant games looks really fun

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      Hannah Writes 

      5 years ago

      This is a fantastic way to get kids moving outdoors, especially those who are not the athletic type.

    • Ahdilarum profile image


      5 years ago

      Yes. It will be truly fun tactic to play in gardens.

    • GonnaFly profile image


      5 years ago from Australia

      These look like a lot of fun. Just hope that giant tower game doesn't crush anyone when it collapses ;-)

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      John Tannahill 

      5 years ago from Somewhere in England

      You're so right that the giant games become a spectator sport, and that involves everybody in it. Giant games are very social.


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