Best Game Shows for Kids

From trivia tests to talent competitions, these game shows for kids and families will get everyone in the mood for a little lighthearted challenge. Games are great ways to get kids interested in new material, too. While some of these kids' game shows are pure entertainment, check out the educational game shows below for some ideas on how to mix learning and fun.

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Family Game Night TV Poster Image
Classic board games come to life in family-friendly show.
Network: Discovery Family Channel
(2010)
(2010)
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Pictureka! TV Poster Image
Family game show encourages teamwork, pushes Hasbro game.
Network: Discovery Family Channel
(2010)
(2010)
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Double Dare TV Poster Image
Kid game show revival is slimy, messy fun for families.
Network: Nickelodeon
(2018)
(2018)
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Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader? TV Poster Image
Fun quiz show tests adults' knowledge of elementary topics.
Network: Nickelodeon
(2019)
(2019)
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The Crystal Maze TV Poster Image
Fun, family-friendly game show based on Brit classic.
Network: Nickelodeon
(2020)
(2020)
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The Big Fib TV Poster Image
Entertaining game show makes sport of lying convincingly.
Network: Disney+
(2020)
(2020)
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The Big Flower Fight TV Poster Image
Colorful flower sculpting competition is mellow, creative.
Network: Netflix
(2020)
(2020)
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Craftopia TV Poster Image
Tween crafters compete in fun, family-friendly DIY series.
Network: HBO Max
(2020)
(2020)
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Don't Forget the Lyrics! TV Poster Image
Fill-in-the-blank karaoke is in tune for families.
Network: Fox, Syndicated
(2007)
(2007)
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Floor Is Lava TV Poster Image
Family-friendly game show has leaps, spills, and laughs.
Network: Netflix
(2020)
(2020)
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Jeopardy! TV Poster Image
What is a classic trivia show with a catchy tune?
Network: Syndicated
(2005)
(1964)
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Minute to Win It TV Poster Image
Quirky contests make game show fun for families.
Network: GSN, NBC
(2010)
(2010)
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The Singing Bee TV Poster Image
Sing-along competition is lighthearted fun.
Network: CMT, NBC
(2007)
(2009)
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Ultimate Tag TV Poster Image
Simple, high-energy game show is lots of silly fun.
Network: Fox
(2020)
(2020)
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Wheel of Fortune TV Poster Image
Classic word-puzzle game show still offers family fun.
Network: Syndicated
(2005)
(1983)
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Who Wants to Be a Millionaire TV Poster Image
Iconic game show offers mind-tickling fun for families.
Network: ABC
(2008)
(1999)
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Awake: The Million Dollar Game TV Poster Image
Amusing game exploits sleep-deprived contestants for cash.
Network: Netflix
(2020)
(2019)
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Cash Cab TV Poster Image
Mobile game show drives trivia buffs wild.
Network: Discovery Channel
(2005)
(2005)
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Ellen's Game of Games TV Poster Image
Ellen's family-friendly game show has laughs, silly stunts.
Network: NBC
(2017)
(2018)
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Lego Masters TV Poster Image
Lego building competition is creative, fun, brand-heavy.
Network: Fox
(2020)
(2020)
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Spin the Wheel TV Poster Image
Positive, simple game has trivia, big cash prizes.
Network: Fox
(2019)
(2019)
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Head Games TV Poster Image
Science trivia show offers brainy fun for families.
Network: SCIENCE
(2009)
(2009)
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Relative Insanity TV Poster Image
Families compete for money in intense 36-hour game show.
Network: Lifetime
(2014)
(2014)
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The Wall TV Poster Image
Family-friendly trivia game show tests smarts with a twist.
Network: NBC
(2016)
(2016)
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You Deserve It TV Poster Image
Game show proves that generosity can be fun.
Network: ABC
(2011)
(2011)
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Hollywood Game Night TV Poster Image
Celebs compete (and drink) in zesty, loose game show.
Network: NBC
(2013)
(2013)
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Press Your Luck TV Poster Image
Reboot of '80s game show is glitzy fun, if a bit too long.
Network: ABC
(2019)
(2019)
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Quiz TV Poster Image
Unsentimental tale of cheaters on classic game show.
Network: AMC
(2020)
(2020)
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Gayme Show TV Poster Image
Edgy jokes, lots of gay culture references in fun game show.
Network: Quibi
(2020)
(2020)
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