7 Ways To Make Your Cocktail Hour More Fun

Instead of asking yourselves how to keep the kids occupied during the cocktail hour or reception, think about your entire guest list. Great food and drink is a must, but even better is to add a few games or ice-breakers to get guests mixing and mingling before they sit down to dinner. Creative ideas below!

Croquet On The Lawn

Croquet

Amber Housley via ElizabethAnneDesigns.com

A Giant Jenga Set (You can actually buy one of these sets here!)

Cocktail Table Tic-Tac-Toe!

Customized Cornhole

Host A Mini Petting Zoo

An Oversized Chalkboard Word Search

Word Search

Jules Bianchi via ComeOnIlene.com

A Caricature Artist

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