The Evolution of the Advent Calendar May Surprise You

Posted by on 11/12/2019
As the holiday season approaches, with its numerous celebratory traditions, families often take the time to reflect on their favorite memories of past gatherings, and to feel the stirrings of anticipation, as the joy and wonder that is to come, begins to emerge.

Press Release: Lucky Poke Games Announces Line of Advent Calendars for Children

Posted by on 10/31/2019
Walnut, California, October 21, 2019 - Lucky Poke Games is excited to present a new series of games for Christmas in the form of Advent Calendars for children!  There are three adorable designs that will sure to please very boy and girl ages 4 and older. 

Favorite Traditions for Holiday Family Gatherings (Including Lucky Poke!)

Posted by on 10/21/2019
Growing up in a technological age, with high-speed everything, or raising a family of techie kids whose screen time, (pixel counting), is a major component in life, establishing traditions may seem commonplace, yawn worthy, and antiquated.

The Science of Why Kids Love Unboxing, Surprise and Board Games

Posted by on 10/10/2019
Kids today, and yes, parents too, love to delve into the world of “unboxing” whether it’s watching unboxing videos, tearing open new or classic games, wrapped gifts, blind item toys, or even fast food Happy Meal surprises.

Finding A Healthy Balance Between Fun and Education

Posted by on 9/30/2019
As the new school year begins many parents wonder, how can they guide their children in healthy ways, to choose the correct amount of extra-curricular activities, while managing an ever more demanding amount of schoolwork.

Making Homework More Fun the Lucky Poke Games Way

Posted by on 9/13/2019
Magical Motivators (i.e. parents and extended family) use creativity and intriguing incentives to get children to do their homework without the ritual of engaging in a hassle, begging and even bribery. 

Ice Block Sliding, Fossil Hunting, & Mega-Family-Game-Nights for Epic Summer Fun

Posted by on 8/30/2019
The sun-drenched days and balmy nights of Summer offer families everywhere time for indulging in the kinds of unique and adventurous entertainment which cannot be accomplished during the other nine months of the year, due to school, work, volunteerism, church functions, and the numerous commitments that accompany an active lifestyle.

Summer Odyssey - Enrichment and Adventure 2019

Posted by on 8/16/2019
It’s the long-awaited summertime once again. For numerous families it is more than time shared in great weather, it’s hours, days, and moments, made available, with great intent to reconnect.

5 Unique Energizing Family Fun Experiences

Posted by on 7/29/2019
As the numbers on the thermometer begin to climb, hours of precious sun and daylight extend past the dinner hour, birds are noisily communicating, and the weather is warming; families feel a strong tug to embrace the freedom of outdoor life and activities.

The Magic of “Surprise” Toys & Why Children Love “Unboxing”

Posted by on 7/12/2019
Wanting to achieve and affect wide-eyed expressions of happiness from children, parents look for toys which motivate their children’s creativity, are engaging, enriching and fun.

Top Toy Trends - 2019: Creativity, Surprises & Unboxing Play

Posted by on 6/28/2019
The toy industry, annually, strives to identify, meet, and exceed the trending toy demands of previous years, in a ceaseless effort to promote happiness, inspire imagination, educate, excite, and entertain families with an innovative spirit, and cutting-edge mentality, which transcends the efforts of the past.

3 Must Haves for Every Child’s Birthday Party

Posted by on 6/19/2019
Birthdays are about much more than how many friends can be stuffed into a celebratory environment.

Why Play Matters in Family Lives!

Posted by on 5/16/2019
Scheduling family play time is extremely important. Through the eyes of children, parents have a fleeting, but unique opportunity, to see the world in its most perfect form, and as it truly should be, always.

Five Reasons Families Should Play Board Games Together

Posted by on 5/3/2019
If your family is so totally intertwined with technology, that a routine which is now functioning within your “normal” behavior at home,

We are going to ASTRA 2019!

Posted by on 5/2/2019
It's official! We will be exhibiting at ASTRA 2019 Marketplace & Academy.  

Family Play Plans - Valuable Skillsets and Memorable Fun

Posted by on 4/9/2019
At almost two decades into the 21st Century, family structures have continued to constantly evolve into dramatically different entities from earlier generations. Traditional, single-parent, step, extended, and grandparenting family structures, all have great strengths and, of course, some weaknesses.

Creative Play - What Parents Need to Know

Posted by on 3/20/2019
For children, being able to freely express their thoughts and feelings, creatively, is an act of turning new, imaginative, personal feelings and ideas into reality. This activity builds lifelong self-confidence and emotional well-being.

Lucky Poke Games Reviewed by Elijah's Toy House

Posted by on 3/13/2019
We are so excited to have Elijah play our game.

Kids Team-Building Activities that Bond and Unite Players

Posted by on 3/4/2019
Why are team building activities beneficial for kids?  Children are very sociable and curious about their environs, practically from birth.  As they begin the maturation process, this curiosity intensifies, along with a natural inclination to embrace feelings of freedom, either alone, or, more frequently, in groups with their peers. 

Six Benefits of Spending Quality Family Time

Posted by on 2/26/2019
Most parents today find themselves, too frequently, living within a haze of the multi-tasking, work related activities, which the 21st Century careers, and technological communication advances, have initiated. 

Lucky Poke Games Announces Line of Prize-Filled Family Games

Posted by on 1/8/2019
Walnut, California, January 7, 2019 – Lucky Poke Games is turning family game night inside out with a brand new line of fun and interactive games that hold secret surprises, revealed by the poke of a finger – something all children are good at! 

Unique and Budget Friendly Party Activities

Posted by on 1/8/2019

Wanting your child to have an amazing birthday party is inherent for all parents. Thankfully, being creative and planning that “one of a kind” magical event is not a momentous task, if a budget is put in place at the outset, and rigidly followed throughout the planning stages.

Top 5 Activities for Non-Digital Family Time

Posted by on 12/12/2018
Today’s life style pace often feels faster than the speed of light, with little or no “down-time” in which to relax, interact, and have fun with family and friends. When families come together, many of them have a modern, redefined level of togetherness, which includes focusing individual attention on iPads, laptops, and many other electronic devices. 

From Around the World

Posted by on 8/13/2018

Lucky Poke Games supports artisans around the world.