Need a little competitive fun this Valentine's Day? Why not try your hand at some Minute to Win it games! For those who don't know, Minute to Win it, is a game show where contestants have to complete simple tasks within 60 seconds. The rules are simple: if you can complete the task in under a minute, you win! If not, you're out.
You can play these games individually or in teams. If you're playing in teams, we recommend dividing into two even teams. The first team to complete all five games wins or you could allocate points to each team for each game correctly completed to make things more interesting.
These Valentine's Minute to Win it games are guaranteed to get your heart pumping and your competitive juices flowing. Whether you're hosting a party for kids or adults (or both), these Minute to Win It games are sure to put a smile on everyone's face. Perfect for parties of any size or even great Valentine's Day classroom activities. So round up your friends, family, or loved ones and get ready to have some fun!
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For this game, you'll need a deck of cards and some small heart-shaped candy. To set up, simply stack the cards into a pyramid shape, then, place some pieces of candy on top of the pyramid. The object of the game is to remove the candy without toppling the pyramid of cards. Whoever can remove the most candy in the fastest time wins!
This game is played with Nerf guns and plastic cups. To set up, simply arrange the cups in a row or a pyramid on a table or other surface. Then, players take turns trying to shoot their Nerf darts to knock the cups off the table. The player who sinks the most cups in 60 seconds wins!
For this game, you'll need a plate or other small flat surface and some chopsticks. To set up, simply place the chopsticks on the plate so that they are evenly spaced apart. Then, place a heart-shaped candy on top of each chopstick. The object of the game is to balance as many hearts on the chopsticks as possible within 60 seconds. The player with the most balanced hearts at the end of the minute wins!
All you need for this game is some bubblegum and a stopwatch. Each player starts with two pieces of gum wrapped in its paper. On go, players must unwrap both pieces of their gum AND blow a bubble. The first person to successfully blow a bubble wins
To win this game you must build the biggest tower or candy hearts. This sounds easy but as your tower grows it will become more unstable and if it tips over you are out of the game. You will have sixty seconds to create your tower and it must stay standing unassisted for 5 seconds to claim victory.
This game is played with small plastic or paper cups and heart-shaped candy. To set up, Simply fill each cup with three pieces of candy and arrange them in a row on a table or other flat surface. Players take turns tossing their candy into the cups from a standing position behind the table. The player who gets all their candy into cups in under 60 seconds wins!
This game is played with Hershey's kisses. Each player will take turns being "the kissing booth." The goal of the game is for the player in the kissing booth to unwrap as many Hershey's kisses as possible in one minute. The player with the most unwrapped Hershey's kisses at the end of the game wins!
This game is played with small heart-shaped boxes (such as those used for Valentine's Day candy) and ping pong balls. Players will take turns attempting to bounce the ping pong balls into the heart-shaped boxes. The player with the most successful bounces at the end of the game wins!
Players need to write down a Valentine's Day themed word or phrase beginning with each letter of the alphabet. The winner is the person with the most correct answers in just 60 seconds.
Find the heart
Place one of the conversation hearts on a paper plate and top it will lots of whipped cream. Without using their hands, players must find the candy heart. When they find it they will need to be the first person to read the words on their candy heart.
These Valentine's Minute to Win it games are sure to put a smile on everyone's face. So whether you're spending Valentine's Day with friends or that special someone, these games are guaranteed to add some fun (and friendly competition) into your day.
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