Pin the tail on the donkey

Pin the tail on the donkey

Pin the tail on the donkey is a classic party game for kids. This game can be played at any kind of themed birthday party an will have the kids dizzy with excitement once they spin about 3 times and get that tail on the … … nose!

What you need:

  • picture of donkey, missing a tail
  • paper donkey tails
  • stickers

Number of players:


Place a sticker on the end of the donkey tail that joins the donkey body. 

Hang the donkey picture on a wall at a height, at your party guests eye level.

Have the children line up in single file.

Blindfold the first child in the queue.

Give them the donkey tail and gently spin them around three times.

Point the blindfolded child towards the donkey and ask him to place the tail on the donkey.

Mark the spot where he places the tail with his name.

Give every child a turn.

The child with the donkey tail closest to the correct position wins.

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