Top 10 Family Board Games for a Power Outage
These are our families favorite board games.
Great way to pass the time if there is a winter storm or a power outage. Hopefully you are reading this BEFORE you actually need the games and are prepared when it does happen.
This list is in no particular order. We have played and do own them all.
Players have to eradicate the pandemic before it spreads. I’d like to think of this as practice haha KIDDING!
Ask a question from the card drawn.
Everyone else writes an answer and turns it face up
The player chooses an answer, secretly, and everybody then tries to guess which one the player chose. ages 13+ 3-8 players
We get loud and heated with this game so we don’t play it too often. Ages Adult 3+ players
Settlers of Cataan
No age listed 3-4 players
Must be creative. This is an outside of the box game…fun! Ages 13+ 4+ players
Kids love to play this with Oma when she comes during the holidays. Logical thinking game. Ages 8+ 2-4 players
Family favorite! Hours of fun have been had with this game. Ages 8+ 2-6 players
This is a fun one…lots of snowy days spent playing around the dining room table with this great geography game. Ages 7+ 2-4 players.
The list would not be complete without Apples to Apples
Close behind #1 This is a FUN game and should be in every household. Ages 12+ 4-10 players
A player asks a question the other players answer the question. Then they place their Meeple on the answer they think the other player is going to guess…Wagering a certain amount of points in hopes of guessing correctly. 3-8 players
What are some of YOUR family favorites? Leave a comment with suggestions!