Croquet: Set up the croquet game and invite guests to break up into teams.
At garden parties, everyone participated in lawn games like croquet (this is why Alice knew the game so well in Wonderland).
Tennis, croquet, bocce, squash, canoeing, kite boarding, and rock climbing are just a few of the sports today's seniors are interested in.
Charades and other word games are great for indoor parties, just as croquet is still a fun - if offbeat - choice for an outdoor event.
Croquet: A classic game that everyone enjoys, croquet may need a little explanation for the younger set of guests, but will end up being a perfect game for a spring or summer party.
She forces Alice to play croquet with her, and the Cheshire Cat appears, plays a practical joke on the Queen, and manages to frame Alice for it.
In Pall Mall and the neighbouring Mall in St James' Park is found the title of a game resembling croquet.
They lie grouped round a pretty park which also furnishes the visitors with facilities for various recreations, such as lawn tennis, croquet, polo and other games.