Pumpkin Patch

Summary: Pumpkin Patch is a game where you must find as many as pumkpkins as possible.

Ages: From 4 to 12

Recommended Number of Players:
From 3 to 15

Equipment:
10 miniature white pumpkins
10 miniature orange pumpkins
10 miniature gourds
Plastic sack for each player

Set Up:
Write the number 1 on the backs of the white pumpkins. Write the number 5 on the backs of the orange pumpkins. Write the number 10 on the backs of the gourds (or yellow paper pumpkins). Hide them in your yard or house, wherever the game is to be played.

How to Play:
Tell the players to find as many of the pumpkins and gourds before the Host yells "Stop!"

Winner:
The player with the most points when added up from the pumpkins, wins the game.

Variation:
When the players are older, you can eliminate the sack and the new rule is the player must be able to carry all the pumpkins for which he wants points.

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