Rainbow St. Patrick's 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.

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  • Crayola Construction Paper
  • Crayola Glue Stick
  • Crayola Scissors
  • Crayola Markers
  • Ribbon
  • Plastic Coin

CIY Staff Tips:

  • 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!


Step 1

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

Step 2

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

Step 3

Roll paper to create tube shape.

Step 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.

Step 5

Arrange tubes into a rainbow shape.

Step 6

Assign point values to each colour tube and write value with marker on front row of the tubes.

Step 7

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

Step 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!

  • Occasion:

    • St. Patrick's Day

  • Age:

    • 4+,

    • 6+,

    • 8+,

    • Tween+

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