Encourage guest bonding with packs of playing cards #Favors & Flowers#games#place cards#steal-this-idea#wedding favors Updated Mar 15 2021 (Posted Dec 4 2013) Megan Finley Horowitz meggyfin Photo by Faith's Photography Wanna encourage your guests to interact and get to know each other? Offbeat couples have used board games to kick off the guest bonding action… but board games are big and take up space. That's why Annie and Erik's idea of putting packs of playing cards on each table is a great one. As Annie explained, when she uploaded this pic to our Flickr pool: "Cards were placed on each table so guests could play euchre." Megan Finley Horowitz When Megan's not writing, traveling, and sleeping, she's eating like the fate of the world depends on it. (You're welcome, world!) You can snoop into her personal life over on her website The Dash and Dine! @meggyfin @thedashanddine @meggyfin PREVIOUS Dean & Matt's classy "gaymer's crash a gastropub" wedding NEXT An Australian Alice in Wonderland wedding with a side of wildlife Show/Hide comments [ 13 ] We're doing trivia cards on our tables. Nothing like bonding over "how many spiders do you swallow in a year?" Reply It looks like those cards were custom for their wedding. Where can I get something like that done? Reply You can find them online. We ordered some as favors for our wedding but I can't seem to find the link. I'll ask my husband when I get home tonight 🙂 Reply I found some on My Wedding Favors: Reply They were custom done. As mentioned in the other comments there are lots of websites that do this. We had a designer make a custom "wedding logo" for us that we used on these, but many sites will make automated monograms of logos for things like cards. Reply I want to do something like this. Maybe not cards on every table, but have a game table off to the side. I definitely want an alternative to dancing since most of the people we know aren't big dancers. Reply We are planning something similar. A very likely venue for us is outdoors but has a smallish "house" with two living-type-rooms, a couple bathrooms and a small kitchen. If we go with that we plan to have one room set up with small tables and some chairs with tabletop games. My Fiance's friends are D&D players but love a lot of games and I have a few people who are going to need a quiet space to retreat to at some point. Reply High five for Euchre! It's my family's game, but so far I haven't met anyone outside of Michigan that plays it … unless they've been taught by someone from Michigan. One of my good friends is a euchre evangelist 😀 Reply I think I met some people in Ohio that knew, but it might have just been Hearts. Reply We play both on summer holidays and we're a long way from Michigan – w australia. Reply Oh no, it's definitely an Ohio thing too! I moved to DC 10 years ago…I've had to teach it every single time I've wanted to play since! Reply You can get 100% customizable cards at printerstudio.com. We got our favors here and they are perfect! Great quality and not bad prices (if you buy in bulk). Reply I love this! I had been thinking I wanted board games, but was hesitant because of space. This is great! Reply Join the conversation Cancel ReplyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Sign me up for your offbeat awesomeness newsletter! No-drama comment policy Part of what makes the Offbeat Empire different is our commitment to civil, constructive commenting. Make sure you're familiar with our no-drama comment policy. Biz owners & wedding bloggers Please just use your real name in your comment, not your business name or blog title. Our comments are not the place to pimp your website. If you want to promote your stuff on Offbeat Bride, join us as an advertiser instead.