12 Backyard Games That Kids and Adults Will Love All Summer Long
Unicorn Inflatable Pool
Just because it's designed for kids, doesn't mean that adults can't have fun splashing around with the family in this cute and colorful buy.
Buy it! Pottery Barn Kids Unicorn Inflatable Pool, $61; potterybarnkids.com
YardGames US 4 Connect in a Row Giant Board Game
Kick the competition up a notch with the large-scale version of this classic board game.
Buy it! YardGames US 4 Connect in a Row Giant Board Game, $113; wayfair.com
This extra-large version is as much fun to watch topple as it is to build it up.
Buy it! Jenga Giant, $100; amazon.com
Rainbow Inflatable Sprinkler
GoSports Classic Cornhole Set
A perennial favorite, cornhole is the amazingly low impact backyard game you can play while holding a drink!
Buy It! GoSports Classic Cornhole Set, $60; amazon.com
Crate & Barrel Badminton Set
This sophisticated set makes a great hostess gift for a backyard party or as a "thank you" for a long-weekend stay at a friend's house.
Buy It! Badminton Set, $149; crateandbarrel.com
Amazon Basics Ladder Golf
Legend has it this game was started by cowboys who would throw live snakes at trees and fences. We'll take the non-venomous version, thanks.
Buy It! Amazon Basics Ladder Golf Set, $34.99; amazon.com
LittleTikes Clearly Sports Bowling
Strike! Keep the family laughing all day long with this mini outdoor set.
Buy it! LittleTikes Clearly Sports Bowling, $20; amazon.com
Franklin Sports Croquet Set
Throwing a Gatsby-theme backyard fete? Don a big flopping hat and grab a mallet.
Buy It! Franklin Sports Intermediate 6-Person Croquet Set, $24.41; amazon
Lighted Bocce Set
The competition doesn't have to stop after sunset with this glow-in-the-dark bocce set.
Buy It! Water Sports Lighted Bocce Set, 42; amazon.com
Walkie Chalk by Matt & Shauna Damman
Let kids create their outdoor works of art (minus the mess) with this genius standing chalk holder.
Buy it!: Walkie Chalk by Matt & Shauna Damman, $15.00; uncommongoods.com