Looking for a royal flush activity for your casino themed birthday party? How about Nerf Poker. It’s poker, but instead of being dealt a hand, each player shoots Nerf darts for their cards. No poker face needed … just a good eye and a steady hand.
Using a Nerf dart gun, a picture frame and a few choice casino themed party decorations, you can up the ante on your game night or at your casino themed birthday party. Follow along with the steps below to see how you can win big with your friends.
DIY Nerf Poker Supplies
- Green wrapping paper
- Cardstock or sticker letters
- Glue stick or double-stick tape
DIY Nerf Poker Instructions
STEP ONE: Disassemble frame. Cut wrapping paper to fit and adhere to the backer board.
STEP TWO: Remove poker chip shapes from banner and trim off hanging bars. Adhere poker chip shapes and poker chip cut-out along the top edge of the backer board. Add letters to circle centers to complete the title.
STEP THREE: Starting along bottom edge randomly glue (or tape) playing cards to backer board.
STEP FOUR: Continue gluing (or taping) cards to backer board. We did 6 rows of 8 columns with a final row of 4 cards at the top.
STEP FIVE: Reassemble frame and hang in place to play.
Find, print and hang up a poker hand cheat sheet for reference so those who are unfamiliar with how hands are ranked can play. We think this one is easy to read and understand.
Have players shoot a “hand” of darts one at a time. The player with the best “hand” wins.