50 Family Fun Night Ideas

Family Fun Night Date Ideas

Everyone needs some special family time to keep those bonds strong. As much as we believe in dating your spouse, we also believe that there is a time and a place for family dates! Some of my favorite memories are those special times spent with our whole family as we tackled games and new experiences. And I will never forget when my daddy took me on a special date to the book store—he knew the way to his daughter’s heart! To help you decide where you will begin we have pulled together our 50 BEST family fun night ideas to make family date night happen!

Spending special family fun nights together is our favorite! I can't wait to try out all the holiday options! #FamilyFunNight #FamilyDateNight #DatingDivas

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In order to give you the BEST resources so that you can give your BEST to your family, we present 50 of our FAVORITE family fun night plans. Some of them were originally created for a group date, but are easily turned into a family-group date. We have 4 different categories to help you find what is right for you!

  1. Active Date Nights for Families
  2. Family Fun Date Nights In
  3. Holiday Themed Family Date Nights
  4. Family Fun Date Night Products

You are sure to find something that will please any kiddo in your family—young or old! Mix up your family fun night theme every once in a while and they won’t turn into a dreaded time, but your most cherished hours together. 

Active Family Fun Night Date Ideas

Take the family to the park, the green, or just make a scene with some of these wacky ideas! 

Active Family Fun Night Ideas

  • Bowling for the Whole FamilyThis bowling game is not a normal night at the lanes! Mix it up for your family fun date!
  • Ultimate Mini Golf DateAlong the same lines as our crazy bowling, this is a game of mini-golf you will never forget.
  • Spring OlympicsCelebrate the nice weather with some Spring Olympics challenges!
  • Soak Up The FunThis is not a clean night… but it is good clean fun!
  • Splash PartyKeep the water fun going with a Splash Bash
  • Family Field DayField day is the most anticipated day of grade school, so bring it home!
  • Night GamesNight games are fun for parents and kids! Revisit your childhood with this special family date night.
  • Kids CampThis could be multiple family date nights with a sweet summer camp theme!
  • Park HoppingGet going and visit all those parks you’ve only driven by!
  • Zoo Scavenger HuntWhat a fun way to mix up your normal zoo day.
  • Amusement Park TipsTake these tips to make your family date at the amusement park FUN—not stressful!
  • Library Book Scavenger HuntThe grown-up bookstore version is a favorite date of the Divas, so we had to have one for our littles!

Family Fun Date Nights In

Not every family date night needs to be one that requires loading up and heading out on the town. Some of our favorite nights take place right in our home and backyard.

Family Fun Night Ideas for Date Nights In

Holiday Themed Family Fun Nights

Holidays are the perfect time to add a little pizzazz to your family fun night. We love starting special – but simple! – traditions with these brilliant ideas! 

Holiday Themed Family Fun Night Ideas

Family Fun Date Night Products

When you need just a little extra help {aka all the work done for you!} this is where you need to end up. These kits are amazing for helping you get organized and ready to enjoy that family fun night tradition! 

Family Fun Date Night Products

We hope these ideas help you start spending some special quality time with the other ones who matter most—but don’t forget a special date night for just you and your spouse too! 😉 Go make memories! 

About the Author: Shanelle

I am a reading, singing, shopping queen! (I'm very lucky that my handsome hubby likes shopping as much as I do) Married for 7 years and ready for forever, I love spending time with Brigham (my husband), our girls, and our new baby boy. I teach high school English and in the summertime we love to go on adventures in the great outdoors.

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