Take a tumble into Wonderland with our collection of Alice in Wonderland party games!
From ‘pin the tail on the White Rabbit’ to the Mad Hatter’s hat toss, read on and take your pick!
Pin the grin on the Cheshire Cat
This Alice in Wonderland party game is a spin on pin the tail on the donkey!
Simply print out a large picture of the Cheshire Cat along with some extra versions of his grin. Give one to each guest and give everyone a turn to pin it on while blindfolded. Whoever sticks the grin closest to the Cheshire Cat’s mouth wins a prize!
Paint teapots or teacups
Next up is a wonderful Mad Hatter’s tea party game – painting teacups! All you need is some plain white teapots and teapots, paint brushes and some water-based ceramic paints that you can pick up from a craft shop. Set up a teapot decorating corner at your Alice in Wonderland party and get painting!
Alice Through the Looking Glass is structured like a game of chess where Alice is a pawn and all the pieces become characters – so why not incorporate it into your Alice in Wonderland party games?
Simply set up a couple of tables with chessboards and make sure you’ve got a couple of people who know the rules who can help beginners. And even if no-one knows how to play it, chess boards will make nice themed decorations!
White Rabbit ‘I’m late’ sack race
Our next Alice in Wonderland game is themed around the White Rabbit – ‘I’m late’ sack races! The White Rabbit is notorious for running late so start by setting the scene – your guests are all late for the Mad Hatter’s tea party and they must race to the finish line to get their first! Give each competitor a sack or pillow case and on your marks, get set… race!
Make the Cheshire Cat smile
The aim of this Mad Hatter’s tea party game is to make the other players laugh – and whoever laughs first loses!
Nominate one person to be ‘it’ and then it’s up to them to do whatever they can to make the other players laugh!
Mad Hatter’s hat toss
What would an Alice in Wonderland party be without a Mad Hatter party game? The rules are simple – line all the players up at the starting line and give each one a hat. On the count of three, everyone throws their hat as far as they can and whoever flings it the furthest wins a prize!
Queen of Hearts says
This Alice in Wonderland party game is a spin on Simon Says! Nominate one person to be the Queen of Hearts and give the rest of the group instructions like ‘The Queen of Hearts says hop on one leg’ and ‘The Queen of Hearts says sit down’. Whenever the instructions don’t begin with ‘The Queen of Hearts says’ (i.e. sit down) DON’T follow the instructions. If you do, you’ll be out! Play until there’s only one player left.
Pin the tail on the White Rabbit
Next up is “Pin the tail on the White Rabbit” – a spin on “Pin the tail on the donkey”! All you need for this Alice in Wonderland party game is a large picture of the White Rabbit and some cotton wool with a loop of cellotape stuck to each one. One by one, players take it in turns to be blindfolded and stick their tail wherever they think it should go. Whoever gets it closest to the White Rabbit’s tail wins!
‘You’re late!’ scavenger hunt
How about an Alice in Wonderland scavenger hunt? Hide lots of items Alice in Wonderland related items like clocks, teacups, hats and bunny rabbits, split the players into two teams and give them 60 seconds to find as many as they can. Whichever team finds the most items wins!
Teacup toss (throw ping pong balls into teacups)
This would be a brilliant Mad Hatter’s tea party game – set up a table covered in tea cups and give each player three chances to land a ping pong ball in a cup. If you get one in, you stay in the game and if you miss, you’re out. Play until there’s only one person left in the game!
Tweedle Dum and Tweedle Dee three-legged race
How about a Tweedle Dum and Tweedle Dee three-legged race? Put your players in pairs and tie two of their legs together with a scarf. On the count of three, each pair must race to the finish line and whoever gets their first wins!
Build a pyramid of cards
Our final Alice in Wonderland party game is themed around the Queen of Hearts! Split your players into teams and give each team a pack of cards. Whoever can build a pyramid of cards first wins!
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