Best Board Games for 6-Year-Olds (35 Kid Favorites)

Best Board Games for 6-Year-Olds (35 Kid Favorites)

With 5 kids in our family, we’ve played a lot of board games over the years. While some games are suitable for the whole family, finding the best board games for 6-year-olds can sometimes be a challenge. That’s why I’ve scoured the Internet to put together this list of 35 games that would be enjoyable for a 6-year-old child.

Some kids prefer playing a card game or cooperative game while others enjoy more of a strategy game. I’ve also noticed that boys sometimes lean more towards certain types of fast-paced action games while girls may prefer character games or games that are cute or funny.

So whether you’re looking for a fun game for family game night with a 6-year-old or a great game for younger kids to play on their own or with older siblings, I hope this list of the best board games is helpful to you!


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Want to skip the list and just see my recommendations for great board games?

Here are my overall top picks along with best games for girls and boys:

Best Board Game Pick for 6-Year-Olds: Trouble

Best Board Game for 6-Year-Old Girl: Outfoxed

Best Board Game for 6-Year-Old Boy: Scotland Yard Junior

Best Action Game for 6-Year-Olds: Let’s Go Fishin’

Best Strategy Game for 6-Year-Olds: Qwirkle

Best Educational Game for 6-Year-Olds: Scrabble Junior

Best Fast Game for 6-Year-Olds: Don’t Break the Ice

Best Two-Player Game for 6-Year-Olds: Connect Four

Evaluating Best Board Games for 6-Year-Olds

Being 6 years old is such a fun age!

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