Cross Toss - Purple paper is rolled and inserted in some cups to make a cross. The kids try to get plastic eggs in the purple cups.
Church House Collection Blog: Church Harvest Fall Festival Game Ideas- Duck Pond Game, Candy Corn Bowling, Drop Disc, Spin A Prize, Bean Bag Toss
Bean Bag Toss - Line up bowls and see who can get the highest points by throwing in the bean bags.
DIY: Pool Noodle Race Track - carnival game ?
For the Kiddies
Cake walk: This game is kind of like musical chairs but better. when "music" stops each kid stands on a number. if their number is called they win a prize.
C h a l k
Target golf game. Use for Art Olympics or Review games - holes are worth certain points, can color them primary/secondary/tertiary and make a point value...Easy to make, lots of fun.
This site has a bunch of fantastic DIY carnival games and activities... including this simple GUESSING BOOTH.
Pick a Sucker! If your sucker has a black dot on the bottom, you get a prize. If your sucker does not have a black dot, then you get to keep the sucker!
Penny Toss. Had to stand behind a line and toss pennies onto a Twister mat trying to get them to land on the colored circles.
Party Fun & Games Inspirations
The pin is intended for a church carnival, but I like the idea for my back yard!