Rainbow St. Patrick's Day Game

St Patricks Day Game

Irish you good luck! Follow the rainbow to this DIY St. Patrick’s Day game for kids & toss a coin to try your luck.

Supplies Needed: Crayola Construction Paper, Crayola Scissors, Crayola Glue Stick, Crayola Markers, Ribbon & Plastic Coin

CIY Staff Tip: Play against friends and family to get in the spirit of St. Patrick’s Day! Keep track of your points or create your own rules to keep things interesting!

  • 1.

    Cut a piece of red construction paper into 4 equal pieces.

  • 2.

    Add a line of glue at the edge of piece of paper.

  • 3.

    Roll paper to create tube shape.

  • 4.

    Repeat for a total of 16 red tubes, 13 orange tubes, 10 yellow tubes, 7 green tubes, 4 blue tubes, and 1 purple tube.

  • 5.

    Arrange tubes into a rainbow shape.

  • 6.

    Assign point values to each colour tube and write value with marker on front row of the tubes. Purple - 10 points, Blue - 5 points, Green - 4 points, Yellow - 3 points, Orange - 2 points, Red - 1 point

  • 7.

    Wrap a large piece of ribbon around rainbow to keep tubes from shifting.

  • 8.

    Stand a few feet away and flip a plastic coin toward the rainbow. If coin lands in a tube, tally the points you’ve won!