Circus and carnival parties are so much fun and such a popular theme on CatchMyParty.com. It's a great party theme for both girls and boys!
If you're planning on hosting one and need ideas for circus party games, look no further. here are some of our favorites!
Just take your pick from a bunch of fantastic circus parties favorites such as a Duck Pond Game, a Ping Pong Toss, a circus slam dunk, and a balloon shoot, to name just a few!
Check Out These Awesome 14 Fun Circus Party Games!
Hang a bunch of colorful balloons and leave some darts out for your guests to have a go at seeing who can pop the most balloons!
Make your own by downloading a bunch of printable circus-themed games such as mazes, coloring in, tic tac toe, etc... and putting them all together to create a little booklet.
Don't forget to include a pack of coloring pencils too!
3: Fishing HoleTreat your guests to a fun game of fishing hole!
Each player is given a magnetic fishing pole and has a go at catching a fish. When the fish is reeled in check the number to see what prize it corresponds to.
4: Ring TossAnother classic carnival game is 'Ring Toss'!
Set up a couple of rows of bottles and dare your guests to throw a ring and have it land bang on a bottle to win a prize!
It's pretty simple to prep. Just write matching numbers on the back of a bunch of plastic plates.
Glue a rubber duck to each plate with a hot glue gun and place them in a pond with some water and let them float around.
The aim is to catch a duck with a pole and find the matching hidden numbers on the bottom to win a prize!jelly beans (you must count them first!).
Let everyone have a go at trying to guess exactly how many are in the jar.
Whoever comes closest to the actual number wins the jar!
Set up several rows of cups or jars and hand out 3 ping pong balls to each player.
Your guest must try to throw a ball into any of them they win a prize!
8: Slam DunkEveryone loves a go at basketball so how about setting up a game of Slam Dunk at your party?
Have your guests throw as many balls into the basketball hoop as they can to win.
The only rule is that the ball has to bounce once off the floor before getting into the basket.cool props.
Add a ringmaster hat and some fake circus strongman weights and snap away.
The result is going to be a laugh!
Stack up a tower of cans in a pyramid shape and let your guests' can have a go at throwing bean bags at them to knock them down.
Don't forget to draw a “stand behind” line in chalk so people know where to stand.
11: Clown Cut OutMake wonderful memories with the help of an awesome handmade photo booth clown cut out
It's a great way to keep the kids busy and actively participate in prepping for your party.
All you need it to get an old cardboard box so you can have them draw and paint a life-size clown on it.
Cut out where the face is going to appear and you're all done!
12: Bean Bag TossFill a basket with bean bags for your guests to pick up and use to play bean bag toss.
Points are gained when you throw your bean bag and are able to hit a certain number of points on the sheet.
13: Clown NosesFill a container with a bunch of clown noses so your guests can grab one and wear them at your party.
It's a great way to lighten the mood and add some laughs to your celebration!
14: Prize BoardThe best part of playing a game at a circus party is always the array of cool prizes you get to win.
Check out this awesome what to show them off!
All you need to do is set up a board filled with pegs and have the prizes clipped on.