26 Fun Holi Games 2021 To Enjoy This Festival To The Fullest!

Games for Holi 2021

India’s diverse culture and traditions give birth to numerous festivals and occasions to celebrate. In fact, many Indian festivals are celebrated not just in our country, but all over the world. Holi, of course, is one such favourite! It's the festival of colour and is all about spreading love, joy and sharing holi wishes. With the date just around the corner, if you're looking for Holi celebration ideas, we have just what you need. Check out our list of the best Holi games that'll make your Holi celebrations even more fun!

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    Holi Party Games Ideas

    Holi Party Games 2021

    What’s a Holi party without games?! Check out our awesome suggestions of holi games and get set go! 

    Bucket Blast - Family Holi Game

    By the name you might have guessed that this holi game involves getting all wet! Participants have to carry a mug with holes at the base over his/her head and fill the bucket within the allotted time frame. Whoever fills the bucket first is the winner.

    Find the Coin - Holi Game For Office

    A fun Holi party game where the participants have to search for a coin in the coloured water. Now that's simple and so much fun! 

    Knitting the Balloons

    It’s a one-minute Holi party game where the participants have to pick the water-filled balloons with the help of knitting needles and place them in a second vessel without bursting them.

    Pop the Balloons - Holi Party Game

    This one is good to add to your family Holi games 2021 list. The goal is to get your opponent drenched first by popping balloons on them! 

    Hurdle Holi Race

    Looking for Holi games for office? Create a race track with little hurdles/tasks such as filling a small bucket with water using pichkari or filling water balloons. The one who completes the race first is the winner.

    Coin Tower - Holi Game

    This one-minute Holi game 2021 is all about making a tower of coins in a small thin plastic bowl. The trick is that the plastic bowl will be floating in a bigger glass bowl filled with water, thus making it really difficult! 

    Pass the Sponge - Holi Party Game Idea

    This one is just like passing the parcel. If you were looking for Holi party game ideas, you'll love 'pass the sponge'. So you all sit in a circle and pass the wet sponge soaked in water and the person on whom the music stops, gets a dare! 

    Wet Sponge Relay

    In this holi game for 2021, one has to transfer the water in a bucket to another bucket using only a sponge. Now that sounds like a fun task! 

    Holi Hai - Enjoy Holi Games

    In this Holi party game, the participants have to pick 5 things related to the Holi celebration from the surrounding area within 30 secs.

    Toss the Balloons - Holi Game for Couples

    This is one of the best Holi games for couples. In this game, each pair has to collect the maximum water balloons tossed by another person. Now, how far apart do you want them to stand is totally up to you!

    Flower Power - Holi Party Games For Couples

    This game can also be included in the Holi games for couples list. In this couple game, one partner has to collect flowers and the other has to make a garland out of them. The time is less, so hurry up!

    Stomping the Balloons - Holi Games for Office

    The name itself suggests that what the game will be like! It’s a good one for Holi games for office. Give 20-30 water balloons to two participants and they have to stomp as many as they can in 30 secs or so. One with the least remaining balloons at the end time wins! 

    Fill the Bucket - Holi Party Game

    When it comes to Holi games, you know buckets and water has to be there. In this fun Holi party game, one has to transfer water from one bucket to another using a water gun. You can keep both the buckets as far apart as you wish! 

    Fun With Balloons - Games for Holi Party

    Just like the previous game, here one has to fill the maximum number of balloons with the help of pichkari, and then empty those balloons in a glass. Whoever has more water in their glass when the time ends, wins the game. 

    Holi Tambola

    If you're looking for games for Holi, tambola has to find a mention, right?! A super fun holi  game with multiple players, this one never gets old. So just buy a tambola set and get going. 

    Colour Me Pretty

    Played in pairs, one person has to colour the other one's face using Holi colours, but artistically! Appoint 2-3 judges to pick a winner based on their talent. 

    Balloons All Over

    In this holi game 2021, there will be two groups and in each group, players will stand behind one another and pass the water balloons from the bucket beginning from the first player to the last person. The passing of the balloon will take place by odd and even passing methods. One will pass over the head whereas the next person will pass under the legs. The maximum number of balloons collected by a team will be declared as the winner.

    Balloon Dare

    Games for Holi party should be interesting and this one sure is a fave. In this game, each balloon will come with a piece of note that has dares written on it. Each guest receives one balloon and has to perform the activity mentioned in the note.

    Skip & Save Water

    In this activity, one has to take his/her mug of water and then jump or skip the rope, or any other hurdle, all the while making sure to not spill the water from their mug. The one that saves more, is the winner.

    #Write Holi Hai

    This game is excellent for Holi games for kitty party. In this game, each person has to write “Holi Hai” with their left hand on paper as many times as they can. If the person is left-handed, then for him/her it's a right-hand challenge.

    Taste the Drink

    Your list of games for Holi celebrations cannot be complete without this one!. Blindfold the participants and keep a set of unique flavoured drinks and ask them to taste and guess the drink. The person who is able to guess maximum drinks correctly is declared as the winner.

    Burst the Floating Balloon

    In this holi game for kids, air-filled balloons are floating on water, and one has to burst a max number of balloons using toothpicks.

    War of Balloons

    In this Holi game 2021, two teams can battle each other and declare war on each other with water balloons. The ones that get hit by the water balloon are considered out, so in the end, the number of members in a particular team left will decide who the winner is.

    Holi Game Ideas for Kids

    Holi Party Game Ideas for Kids - Instagram

    Holi party game ideas for kids are plenty. So if you're looking for Holi party ideas for kids, you've come to the right place. Here are the games you can include for kids in your Holi games list.

    Also Read: Holi History & Significance

    Passing the Leaking Balloon

    In this holi game, kids can stand in a circle and pass the leaked balloon to the next kid. This goes on until the balloon is completely empty. The kid with an empty balloon is considered out and the game continues with the rest. 

    Pop the Balloon

    This one is different from the one mentioned above. Here the kid has to take a water balloon and run from one point to another point and then pop the balloon by sitting on it. The maximum number of balloons popped by a kid will be considered as the winner.

    Shoot it Out

    When you have your Holi party game ideas for kids ready, do not forget to add this game to the list, as kids will definitely love this one. Here one needs to shoot candles off using a water gun!

    More on Holi

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