Game nights are parties just waiting to happen. So why not make yours a winner from the get-go? Plan a night in of competitive fun and bonding with finger foods, themed decorations, a few surprises and, of course, awesome games. Click through our album for inspiration for planning the best game night ever.

Quick Rounds of Classic Games

When hour-long games aren’t ideal, set-up quick stations. Consider a short game of UNO on the floor, Connect Four and Mancala on the same table, and Twister in the living room. The more variety, the more fun kids can have. Visit family blog Moore Minutes to see how they set up their low-key night in.

photo: Moore Minutes

What do your kiddos love best about game night? Share your stories in the Comments below! 

— Christal Yuen