A pontoon boat ride is a favorite family reunion activity.

A pontoon boat ride is a favorite family reunion activity.

Thorough planning is the key to hosting a great family reunion. However, there seem to be some persistent worries that come to mind when planning a family reunion, like “will everyone get along?” and “what if people get bored?”

One of the best ways to ensure that a family reunion is fun for everyone is to plan some fun family reunion activities to keep everyone busy, laughing and entertained. Planning family reunion activities is especially important if you are inviting a large number of people–having a schedule that includes activities is a great way to keep your large family engaged, involved and in-the-loop.

Cragun’s Resort is a great family reunion destination because there are so many fun family reunion activities to do here! At Cragun’s, you can go to the beach, the pool, on a boat ride or even on a horse-drawn carriage ride! You’ll want to book activities that require rentals ahead of time to ensure a reservation and discuss the number of people who can participate. You’ll also want to plan some fun games for your family to play, to ensure that everyone can participate together. Check out the list below of our 15 favorite family reunion activities:

1. A pontoon boat ride
2. Horse-drawn carriage rides
3. Beach volleyball
4. Bingo
5. Karaoke
6. Croquet
7. The family secrets game
8. Jigsaw puzzle race
9. Tug-of-war
10. Water balloon toss
11. Who’s the baby?
12. Telephone
13. Family trivia
14. Cooking competition
15. Create a family tree together

Is there anything on this list that we missed? What’s your favorite family reunion activity?