For many families, playing table and board games have been a long-standing tradition that people look forward to during simple family bonding and reunion. The entertainment from having friendly competition creates emotional bonding within family members.
During a large family reunion, most people, including distant family members, are not well acquainted. Table games can be an excellent ice breaker that can help everyone gather and share a fun experience.
People often place game tables in different house areas such as the basement, kids’ room, and even in the central dining room, making people assume that such games are only for traditional home leisure activities.
However, families can also enjoy table games outdoors. Outdoor game tables have an innate social aspect that can provide endless entertainment with plenty of space to gather, unlike indoor table games with a home’s limited room space.
It is an essential element for additional enjoyment during social and family gatherings. Moreover, as people, mostly kids, tend to spend more time indoors, playing table and board games outdoors can significantly improve their physical and mental health.
With outdoor game tables, people are closer to nature as they can take in the fresh air and receive enough sunshine. It helps reduce the stresses of life by keeping the mind engaged with various leisure activities.
When choosing outdoor game tables, it is continuously exposed to different weather conditions. As such, homeowners must choose durable products to withstand weather elements such as wind, rain, and snow.
This infographic from R&R Outdoors contains some of the outdoor game tables that family and friends can play.