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bigTillyMint Sun 13-Jul-08 16:06:07

games to play with a pack of playing cards?
I have posted in the camping section, but thought non-campers might have some ideas too!

For a family with 8/9 year olds, thanks!

FabioTheLiterateCat Sun 13-Jul-08 16:07:12

make a house of cards
guaranteed to cause NO arguments at all

PortBlacksandResident Sun 13-Jul-08 16:10:58

Blackjack / 21

With real 2ps and 1ps of course.

bigTillyMint Sun 13-Jul-08 16:23:31

Ooooh PBSR, how do you play blackjack?

Elkat Sun 13-Jul-08 16:28:12

Deffo 21s with real pennies. Love that from my childhood!

Also, what about Newmarket? That's another family favourite that we all still play, right from my 4 year old up to my 80 year old grandad. And of course you have got to play for keeps!

If you google card games, definitions of all these are under a site (I just looked up the name of Newmarket - couldn't remember!)

Elkat Sun 13-Jul-08 16:28:51

Lol we used to play 21s on our camping holidays too. Fond memories grin

PortBlacksandResident Sun 13-Jul-08 16:32:50

Gin Rummy is another good one. Will write rules out later if you've not found them.

PortBlacksandResident Sun 13-Jul-08 16:36:29

Both of these seem a bit confusing and i know the rules grin.

Skribble Sun 13-Jul-08 16:46:01

Rummikub type game

KerryMum Sun 13-Jul-08 16:46:48

Message withdrawn at poster's request.

SqueakyPop Sun 13-Jul-08 17:46:40

Switch/Crazy 8s






bigTillyMint Sun 13-Jul-08 18:55:26

thanks everyone, I have found and printed the rules off!

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