Everyone loves a fun night out with friends. For most women, time out with their friends generally translates into shopping, gossip, and loads of fun. If there are people in the group who are new to each other, then it may be a good idea to break the ice with a few fun games. There are quite a few fun games to play which can be the perfect answer to get the party going and to have a few hours of uninhibited fun. In this article, we provide you with some ideas for the different games that you can play.
The first round of drinks has been passed around. The appetizers have been tasted. Everyone is standing around, talking and catching up with each other but as a hostess you know that there is slight ambiance of dullness starting to invade the party. Expel the boredom by playing a few fun games. Here are some you can play.
Plate Your Impressions
Pass around empty paper plates and ask each woman to get one plate pinned to her back. Now pass around pens so that everyone has a pen to write with. Now get everyone to mix around and write the first thing that came to their mind when they met the person for the very first time. After everyone has a card that is full, get them to read out the impressions that have been noted down. If you can try and guess who has written what about you.
There are some well know truths about every woman. For example, no woman leaves her house without some old faithfuls in her bag, which include lipsticks, sunblock, music player, cell phone, wallet, credit card, etc. Make a list of all those things that are commonly found in every woman's bag. Every object included in the list needs to have point assigned. Common items are assigned lower points and those objects that are rare in comparison are given higher points. Now ask every woman to empty their bags and start assigning points for every item on the list that they do possess. The lady with the highest point score wins.
Truth and Dare
An old favorite that frankly never goes out of fashion. Every time you play a game of truth and dare, there is a lot of laughter and fun that comes along with it. Most people are aware of the rules of the game of truth and dare, but if you aren't, here are the rules in a nutshell. Pass a cushion around and play the music. When the music stops, the person holding the cushion has to choose between a truth and a dare. Depending on what she chooses, a question is asked or a dare is posed. The person needs to perform the task assigned or give a truthful answer to the question posed. Try and think of as many embarrassing questions as you can and dares that will truly push the envelope.
At the start of the party, make a list of all those words that are jinxed or forbidden and should definitely not be mentioned through the course of the party. If it is a bachelorette party, then the words on the list could include the name of the groom or anything to do with the wedding. If it is an after work party, then the words could be a list of anything to do with work. Given every woman at the party two safety pins. This game can be played throughout the duration of the party. If anyone mentions any of the forbidden words, then the listener is allowed to take away a safety pin from them. The lady with the most number of safety pins at the end of the party wins.
These are just some of the more popular games. There are many other such games that you can enjoy at a party. You can also choose to play board games and other fun games like Jenga. The purpose at the end of the day is after all to have fun, while having your girls' night out.