Beautiful blooms, delicious food, and good conversation with great friends – what better excuse could there be for a party? Add a few tables and a big umbrella, some fancy invitations, and a little light music, then make extra-extra-sure you turned off the automatic sprinklers, because this jamboree de jardin might last all evening long.
Oh, wait! You’ll also need some great party games!
In order to host a successful garden party, two things are essential: a lovely garden, and a perfect hat. In all fairness, the garden is slightly more important, but how many opportunities do we get to decorate our heads with lace, feathers, and half the produce aisle? So choose your chapeau with care, and wear it with flamboyant flair!
Wild Word Garden
Make lovely flowers come to life by arranging scrambled letters into words. Score extra points by deciphering the clue and spelling the “Wild Word.” Start out making 3-letter words, and work your way up to the top to win the round. Then plant garden flowers in the bonus rounds!
You’ve just inherited a mansion, complete with English garden, jaunty butler, and cute dog! Sadly, the grounds are in a frightful state of disrepair. It’s up to you to restore it to its former glory. Search cluttered rooms for items you can sell for a tidy profit. Then plow your profits into a beautifully replanted garden!
Use your style sense and solitaire skills to match garments with models, assemble trendy outfits, and create collections in eight fabulous looks. Enjoy 48 levels and millions of designer options in this unique fusion of solitaire and fashion!
Proper etiquette dictates that one should never drink tea from a saucer, but what if one is dining with the Mad Hatter, and he has eaten all the teacups? That’s the problem with etiquette: the people who invent it just don’t think things through.
Assuming that you do have teacups, and etiquette, and good Earl Grey tea, for that matter, here are a few games to enjoy whilst you wait for someone to bring you little sandwiches with the crusts cut off.
Delicious – Emily’s Tea Garden
Help Emily earn enough money working at restaurants to open her own tea garden. Cater to customers at a BBQ grill, beach club and fine restaurant as you hire entertainers, keep up with reservations and more!
Alice's Tea Cup Madness
Serve demanding customers in a whimsical Wonderland of tea shops! Earn tips by prepping and serving tea and cookies to get your ticket home from the rabbit hole! Heed The Hatter’s requests and thwart the Cheshire Cat’s disruptive antics!
Cake Mania 2
Serve scrumptious cakes to quirky customers in Jill’s latest bakery adventure! Bake, ice and serve your cakes as fast you can and try to keep your customers happy to rake in the big tips! If you're quick enough a booming business might be a piece of cake!
Of course, if you’re looking for a truly traditional garden party, you’ll need to go a little further than the British Isles. Some of the world’s oldest and most beautiful gardens are in Japan (and we hear they make a mighty fine cup of tea over there, too). Admittedly, their parties are a bit more sedate, and you don’t get to wear a hat. But who can resist the scenery?
Imagine yourself relaxing in a peaceful garden as you solve Mahjongg puzzles. Attain a state of perfect harmony as you match tiles decorated with geometric patterns, flowers, and seasons. Find as many matches as you can before time runs out!
Quick thinking and clever strategy gets you through many devious puzzles, as Hoshiko seeks the Medallions of Virtue to save his Grandfather's temple. Solve the puzzles, recover the Medallions and save the Spirit Temple, all while discovering the beautiful mysteries hidden within!
Age of Japan II
Travel across exotic lands to tutor a young emperor and save Japan! Strategically swap game pieces in an exotic, multilevel match-3 adventure. Go at your own pace or race against the clock as you match beautiful blossoms, lanterns, and fans!