Let’s play around to make it the most wonderful day
Exuberance is the essence of any wedding.
There is no point in having a grand wedding that lacks exuberance, joy, and most importantly fun.
For people to remember your wedding. It is important that you give them something they can talk about. And it’s not even about them, it’s about how much you are having at your wedding.
Weddings can be boring sometimes, all the rituals and customs can make it a long unending process.
To spice it up, wedding games can be your savior.
Wedding games will not only make the function thrilling. But will also ensure a hundred percent participation from your guests as well as other’s family.
It can also work as a way of understanding and bonding both families and guests.
Sangeet, some dance moves here and there. And wedding games will make a wedding ceremony zingy and enthusiastic.
Without them, a wedding will turn out to be dull and dreary.
Everybody at a function like that loves to look out the sweet tussle. And chat between the lady of the hour and the husband when they’re playing the wedding games.
Let’s make the chemistry between you and your significant other known by all the people through these lovely. 21 Indian wedding games for the bride, groom, and guests. Brought to you by your lovingly.
Traveling right from the west. The shoe game has secured a good place in the Indian culture lately and is now the most played game in weddings ever.
It is not necessary to play the shoe game at a wedding ceremony. You can play this game during your engagement party and wedding reception also.
The game is so simple that you might not even need paper and a pen to note down its rules or whatever.
All you need for the game are two chairs. A list of shoe game questions, the couple, and their shoes. And someone like a wicket-keeper who is going to say the questions out loud. It can be anyone starting from a close friend to an MC or a DJ.
Let’s understand how to play?
The bride and groom are to be sitting facing their backs with a shoe of each the bride and the groom in their hands.
For example, if the question is, who said I Love you first? As soon as the question is said by the MC or whoever. If the bride thinks that he did, she’ll pick his shoe up, and if the groom thinks that the bride did, he will pick up her shoe.
It is a fun way of expressing your love for each other along with having fun at the same time. You can add this Indian wedding game on your big day.
Hula Hoop Corner
This is a very easy game, all you’ve got to do is make a corner for the guests and the family members to hula hoop.
Simply put the edges of the hoop on the waist and start spinning.
The player who spins the most can be announced as the winner of the game.
The game can be between the bride and groom as well as their respective families. The family that wins can be given a hamper or something as a token of appreciation from the other side.
Karaokes are the best. They can be anywhere, be it a wedding night or a family picnic, karaokes will never leave you disheartened.
In Indian wedding ceremonies. The stage is already set, all you have to do is to set up a karaoke player. That consists of the mic and some other equipment and you are good to go.
You can also have a bowl of chits from which the bride and groom can pick out two. The names on them will be called on the stage and asked to sing something to embellish the night. It’s a very interesting Indian wedding game.
We all know about ring fishing, we’ve seen it on tv serials, haven’t we?
It is one of the most famous Indian wedding Games. The game is between the bride and the groom.
A ring is going to be put in a container full of milk, the bride and groom have to find the ring with their hands.
The one who finds the ring first is considered to be the dominating one in the marriage.
It is a lovely game since it is simple and does not involve any hard and fast rules. All the elders are going to enjoy this game much more than any other.
Paper dance is only if your family is broad-minded and open to dancing closely.
Play a song, spread a sheet of paper, and step on it with your significant other.
As soon as the song stops, you have to fold the paper in half and step on again to resume your dance.
You keep dancing until you’re the last one on the floor and that’s how you win the game.
Let’s not bore the elderly, children can have their way but the elderly need liquor.
Beer pong is the appropriate game for people who are not so participating in the rest of the games.
You can play any game and the one who wins is supposed to drink a cup of beer.
This game is very interactive and can be customized accordingly. you and your family (if drinks) are going to love it. Every Indian wedding should have such games.
Tic Tac Toe Indian Wedding Games
We all loved tic tac toe as kids, didn’t we? But what if I ask you to incorporate the same in your wedding and live your childhood days all over again.
The game can be played again. The twist will be that this time it won’t be played on paper. The real tic tac toe games are available in the market. Else you can DIY one for yourself from cardboard boxes and paper and you’re good to go!
How much do you know your partner? I’m sure you know them well but want the world to know? There is this cute game you can play.
The couple will be given a form full of multiple-choice questions in terms of their partner. And then it will be checked.
The partner who scores the highest wins.
The game is easy, you might just need someone who can frame the questions for you. At a point like this, your sister can be there for the rescue.
Tug of War
Weddings without a tug of war? Not possible.
We all admired “Hum aapke Hain Kaun”, let’s do something from the same.
The bride can team up with her family and the groom can team up with his. This is an amazing way of bringing both the families together through a game. And keeping the contact consistent.
They will end up making a lot of friends during the same, I promise!
We all know about musical chairs. Keep the music playing and run around a set of chairs to see who all can secure a chair first.
The ones left out are going to be eliminated from the game.
A very old school yet fancy game to let everyone have a little fun on the boring hectic wedding night.
Yes, something exactly like Makar Sankranti can be made to take place during your Mehendi or Haldi ceremony.
Almost everyone knows the simple art of kite flying.
There is no dancing around or running around for the same. So the leaders will be able to enjoy it too and you will also get a chance to interact with your in-laws.
Marriage Advice for a Couple
Doesn’t sound like a game but is rather a healthy one.
You will have several old experienced couples at your wedding. Why not use the opportunity and get something out of them?
All you have to do is to give them a pen and paper and make them write the best marriage advice for you and your partner.
Make sure to let them know that they do not have to reveal their names.
Later collect the chits from them and read them out loud in front of everyone.
The evening will turn into a very pleasing one for sure. Now it looks like one of the most interesting Indian Wedding games.
Name the Song
The simplest, the bride and the groom’s family can team up. The MC or the DJ can play the songs.
The team that identifies the song first, wins.
A rejuvenating game from the hectic wedding schedule. It will bring a smile to your parents’ as well as to your face. When you will watch them smiling at their favorite tracks.
Identify Your Bride
Seen it in Jodha Akbar? Have you?
You, the bride, have to stand covered in your veil amongst a hundred other women covered in theirs.
All your groom has to do is to recognize you amongst them and take you by the hand.
Sounds simple? I hope he doesn’t embarrass you by taking someone else’s hand.
Marriage Wishes for the Couple
Another type of game which is rather a philosophical one.
Give the guests as well as the family members and make them write down their good wishes for you.
Read out the ones you find overwhelmingly beautiful.
After some time you will have a bundle of wishes for you. That y’all can take out and read whenever you get into a fight with one another. And recall why you married each other in the first place.
Spot the Name in the Mehendi
Want to know how much your husband loves you? Get his name “mehendi” on your palm and ask him to spot it.
This way you can torture him later in case he’s unable to spot one (just saying!)
Remember the game Karan Johar made the bride and the groom play in the movie Shaandaar? That’s what this game is all about.
An MC or your bridesmaid can write down some questions and ask both of you at the same time.
The one who answers first wins and you get to know each other better.
Guess the Family Member
Make a family tree of the childhood/young age photos of your family members. And ask your significant other to do the same.
The task is for you both to recognize each other’s family members through their photos.
That’s how you’ll know how well you both know each other’s families.
That Belongs to My Bride
Imagine how sweet it would be if your groom can recognize the items as “This belongs to my bride”?
That’s exactly how it will be. Your dulha has to look at the many things placed in front of him and recognize whether his bride owns it or not.
The more the correct answers, the merrier it is.
Most common among the Indian Wedding games. Set a poker table aside for all the elderly men and let them have some fun too.
Apart from the booze game. This game can also be the center of attraction to many elderly people. Who did not quite seem to be enjoying your wedding in the beginning.
Photo Booth Contest
Ever been to those places. Where they get you all dressed up like a fancy dress competition and then get you clicked?
What if I were to say you could do that for your wedding also?
No no, no one’s asking you to change clothes, just use some props and get clicked, that’s all.
Imagine how cute it would be to see your parents. Holding different props and getting clicked, right?
There can be multiple Wedding games. You just have to pick the right ones and put them in the right event.
A wedding will not get interesting on its own. You have to make it one, if you also want your family and friends and all the guests to brag about it to the world.
These are few of the best 21 Indian wedding games for the bride, groom, and guests, from our side. While you can consider a hundred more that will suit your type.
If you’re having a wedding, Make sure to have the most wonderful one.