Don't let inclement weather get your kids down...Choose from this gallery of fun games that can be played indoors!
In this version of the card game spoons, you grab a handmade turkey snood instead of a spoon and hold it in front of your face.
Keep the kids entertained with this pre-dinner game.
For this basketball-shooting challenge, you can bounce the ball in close for easy 1-pointers, or dribble just once and shoot for a 3-pointer.
Let your fingers do the kicking -- and passing and trapping -- in this tabletop version of the world's favorite game.
In this golf game, which features hazards such as sand traps, a pond, and trees, creating the hole can be as much fun as playing it.
Get up and get moving with these great-for-all-ages games, which prove that pumpkins aren't just for carving into jack-o'-lanterns and baking into pies.
This game's goal is to assemble a whole pie out of paper pizza slices — and to learn about fractions in the process.
Bring the thrill of the gridiron to your living room wall with this pigskin version of Pin the Tail on the Donkey.
Get kids moving -- and practicing basic math processes -- with this versatile ball-toss game.
A variation on checkers that's a deceptively simple strategy game.
To entertain your holiday guests, create showstopping presentations with this quick-change version of charades.
Here's a magical way to use those subscription cards that fall out of magazines.
In this magician's version of I Spy, you read your audience's minds to discover the chosen object.
Hop from feather iceberg to feather iceberg in this game inspired by penguins.
The perks of possessing a pair of peepers. Try this fun experiment to help your child discover firsthand how our eyes make such a great pair.
In this simple but convincing magic trick, time really is money.
Fool your eyes -- and learn what makes movies move -- using this super-simple animation technique.
Spot the phantom dots in this optical illusion known as Hermann's grid.
Keep kids' spirits high on Thanksgiving with this fun game.
Your kids don't need a gymnasium to get some exercise on a cold winter's day -- this version of volleyball can be played indoors without risk to lamp or limb.
This creative game idea invites younger kids to play around with shapes and colors, and helps to build the skills of pattern recognition and basic geometry.
This quick-paced game encourages group creativity, and the resulting drawings are often hilarious.
This low-tech version of those battery-powered, wiggling toy balls requires nothing more than a balloon and a marble.
Keep your preschooler spellbound with these simple alphabet activities.
For this lively snowman competition, you don't have to venture outside, but you will need a willing partner, at least two additional players -- and a roll of toilet tissue.
Scatter this irresistible candy path to your kids' Easter baskets.
Never underestimate the power of silliness to double up your kids in laughter. And in this game, in which players madly swing oranges suspended in panty hose, laughing yourself silly is no stretch.
Make up your own celestial pictures in this creativity-boosting game.
Test your aim with this fun marbles game.
This clever Thanksgiving activity makes giving thanks as easy as 1, 2, 3 … 4.
This fun physical challenge tests your spelling skills and your flexibility, and makes a great activity for kids on your next get-together.
This game requires a bit of prep but is well worth the effort. Put a small prize in a small box, tape it well, and gift wrap it.
You can walk on balloons with this fun game.
Using just your breath, make a Ping-Pong ball jump.
This mitten game is a sure fit for winter fun.
Pay homage to the Pilgrims' 1620 voyage with your own (albeit drier, shorter, and less treacherous!) crossing -- of the living room.
Put on a Happy Snood
Find the Turkeys
Paper Ball Soccer
Beach Ball Math
Fox and Hounds
Human Slide Show
A Little Black Magic
Double Vision: Hole in the Hand
Pick a Coin, Any Coin
Bring a Drawing to Life
Spot the Phantom Dots
Indoor Foot Volleyball
Mix & Match Tiles
Fun with Letters
Jelly Bean Trail
Panty Hose Polo
(What Are You) Thankful Four?
Walking on Air
Make a Ping-Pong Ball Jump
Cross The Sea