Booth & Picnic Games

Our booth & picnic games are designed not only to be fun to play but also to allow for an easy win for all ages and abilities!

Booth Games

Below you will find a list of our most popular booth games. If you are looking for a particular game that is not listed, please inquire about our other selections. We can also customize our booth games for your school carnival or corporate event!

All booth games include:

  • Set-up and tear down
  • Each game is an 8′ x 8′ booth with a solid color canopy and three solid coordinating sides
  • All gaming equipment for each booth
  • Every booth game can be played by two players at a time (unless noted)
  • A vast assortment of prizes for the period allotted
  • Our games are designed to ensure everyone has fun and WINS!


Axe Throw
If you’ve never thrown axes, it’s similar to playing darts. Each player takes turns throwing realistic foam axes as targets.

Bowling Alley
Slide three pucks- turn over all the pins.

Bumper Car – 1 Player
Bump your car from end to end where you stop determines your prize.

Candy Wheel Of fortune – 1 Player
One Chance- Spin the wheel and where it lands grab the candy.

Coconut Roll
Use a broom to roll coconuts into the baskets.

Coin Pitch
Five chances to toss the coins one at a time onto the colored table. The coin must land on one of the colors to win.

Crazy Balls
Two chances to guess the color your ball will land on.

Cue Ball
Two shots – knock quarter out of the circle to win.

Dice roll -1 Player
Roll seven or snake eyes on oversized dice to win.

Dip Bowling
Two chances roll the ball down tracks make it stay in the dip to win.

Duck Pond – 4 Players
One chance- pick a duck from the pond and turn it over to see if you win.

Duck Races – 4 Players
Advance the duck down the stream.

Flip a Chick
Two chicks- Launch the chick into a pot to win.

Football Toss
Three Throws- make two through the cut out to win.

Golf Putting
Two Tries- sink the putt to win.

Horseshoe Toss
Three Chances- toss the horseshoes one at a time onto the game and land around the rod.

Kentucky Derby – 4 Players
Advance horse according to the color thrown on the dice; continue until horse crosses the finish line.

Kiddie Fishing
Toss our line into the sea and catch a prize.

Knock your Blocks off
Two Chances – get all the three blocks to show one color.

Las Vegas Aces
Two out three bean bags in the hole to win.

Wiffle Ball Throw
Throw wiffle ball and try to get it to drop into the laundry basket.

Milk Can Toss
Three Chances to get two balls in the milk can to win.

Mini Basketball
Three shots- make three baskets to win.

Pick a Pop – 1 player
One Chance – choose the pop with the colored mark on the bottom of the lollipop.

Ping Pond Game
Three Chances – throw the ping pong balls into a pool with a floating life ring. Your ball must land in a red one to win.

Three Chances- drop the pucks in. Add the score up to six to nine to win.

Ring Toss
Five rings- ring three pegs to win.

Shuffle Board
Three Chances- slide pucks down the alley and have the pucks land inside one of three cut out circles.

Six ball Roll Down
Roll six balls – add the numbers- under 13 or over 30 wins.

Rolls balls up the lane and try to make it into the center of the target to win.

The Can Can
Four chances- knock down all cans in the pyramid to win.

Tic Tac Toe
Three in a roll across the middle wins.

Tip the Cat
Three Chances – knock all four cats down.

Wacky Slap
Slap the beanie toy against the board and make it fall into the bucket to win.

Picnic Games

James Events will put together a selection of games and contests designed to provide your guests of all ages with hours of fun. We provide all the equipment, organize and set-up everything in advance. Our enthusiastic Event MC Games Staff get great participation and keep the activities rolling.

Family Fun and Just For Kid games give everyone a chance for everyone to get involved: including toddlers, kids, teens, and parents. Our Team Competitions are designed for your guests to participate in friendly challenges with others to win bragging rights until next year.  And don’t forget BINGO, a picnic tradition.

Below is a sampling of some of our more popular games.

Apple on a String

Back to Back

Balloon Pack

Bobbing for Apples

Cake Walk

Corn Shuckin’ Contest

Costume Contest

Cow Chip Toss

Daddy Penguin

Dance Contest

Egg Toss

Feed the Monkey

Frisbee Toss

Giant Bolero

Gummie Worm Eating

Gunny Sack Race

Hay Bale Rolling

Hog Callin’ Contest

Hula Hoop Contest

Hula Skirt Relay

Jelly Bean Guessing

Jumping Bean Contest

Lasso Your Partner

Leaky Pipes

Legs Contest

Let It Rip


Louisiana Leg Polo

Milk ‘Til You Moo Contest

Monster Golf Chipping

Peanut in a Pie

Pie Eating Contest

Pop It

Seed Spittin’ Contest

Soccer Mom

Spear Throwing

Standing Pretzel Relay

Swab the Deck

Three Legged Race

Vegetable Roll

Vine Swing

Water Balloon Toss

Watermelon Eating Contest

Nail Drivin’ Contest

Parent/Child Relays


Animal Sort Out

Beach Ball Relay

Beach Pail Pass

Bean Bag Relay

Beanie Ball

Big Bone Relay

Bucket Brigade

Coconut Roll

Conveyer Belt

Fish out of Water

Flipper Relay

Frog Jumpin’

Giant Jenga

Giant Puzzle Relay

Grass Ski Relay

Horse Races

Hula Hoop Hopper

Human Obstacle Course

Jungle Obstacle Course

Let the Good Times Roll

Life Jacket Drill

Lily Pad Hop

Orange/Potato Pass

Palanquin Chair

Pass the Hat/Sombrero

Pizza Box Relay

Record Pass

Ride ’em Ponies

Roly Poly Relay

Sand Ski Relay

Space Ball Bounce

Spider Races

Spoon & A String

Sun Glass Shuffle

Super Trikes

The Tide Rolls In

Totem Pole Building

Towel Volleyball

Tug O War

Under Water Relay

Water Shoot Out

Weebley Wobbley

Winding the Web

Battle of the Tiny Tots

Blue Plate Special

Bubble Gum Blowing

Camel Back Relay

Candy Scramble

Coloring Contest

Crab Races

Flip Flop Toss

Paper Bag Toss

Sand Castle Building

Scavenger Hunt

Shoe Scramble

The Recycle Ecology Event

Treasure Hunt

B-4, Not After but B-4… BINGO!!!

The Event MC will call all of your favorite games of Bingo including B&O, Black Out, Four Corners, Loser and of course Traditional Bingo.

Deluxe Bingo with 25 Summer Themed Prizes

Custom Bingo with 17 Summer Themed Prizes

Beach Blanket Bingo 11 Beach Themed Prizes

Learn more by calling and speaking with an event specialist at 714.563.9778 or click here to email us