The best lawn games to make your 4th of July cookout a success


Everyone loves the 4th of July, it’s a great time for food, fireworks, friends…and games! This weekend won’t be complete unless you add a few competitive lawn activities into the mix. Because everyone loves to see Uncle Jim try to play corn hole when he’s drunk. Head below for our top picks for some added fun this weekend, of course you’ll want to make sure you order quickly to ensure delivery by Friday. 

Cornhole Portable Set with Bean Bags: $120 shipped

Cornhole is fan favorite no matter the situation, it’s easy to play and the rules aren’t very complicated. Amazon has this highly-rated set that folds up and even has handles for carrying from your car to the lawn. It includes two game boards, eight colored bean bags and foldable legs. It’s the best-selling cornhole set on Amazon.

Bocce Ball Set with Carrying Case: $40 shipped

Bocce Ball is another lawn classic that is perfect for hot summer days. Even though it originally started back in the Roman Empire, it’s still a great time in the 21st century. This best-selling set includes eight Bocce balls and one Pallino, that are made from a poly-resin composite material. It includes a carrying bag for easy portability. Rated 4.4/5 stars.

Double Ladder Game with Carrying Case: $50 shipped

If you haven’t experienced Ladder Ball, then you’re missing out. It’s an ideal game for cookouts and parties. Much like Cornhole, players stand across from each other and throw Bolas (ropes with golf ball-like ends) towards the ladder trying to score points. The first team to a certain score wins. This set includes two uprights, six Bolas, a carrying case and instructions. It is rated 4.4/5 stars.

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