St Patrick’s Day scattergories (4 free boards)

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Scattergories is one of our favorite family games, we just love it. So we thought we would create our own St Patrick’s Day scattergories to have fun with.

Let’s add a little competition to your St Patrick’s Day activities and play St Patrick’s Day scattergories. This free printable is a great party game the whole family will love. Younger children can always work together with either an older sibling or a parent.

There are 4 St Patrick’s Day scattergories game boards to print out and play with, perfect for kids and adults of all ages.

st patrick's day scattergories

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If you don’t already own the game by Hasbro, I highly recommend you get it. Scattergories is such a fun game for the whole family.

What is the game scattergories?

Scattergories are a really simple fun word game that can be enjoyed with both kids and adults, therefore making them a great family game.

Every game starts with the same letter and you have to answer the questions (as quickly as possible) that begin with that letter.

The aim is to find an answer that no one else has, so you get bonus points!

Playing St Patrick’s Day Scattergories with the kids

If you don’t have the original game, these four printables are all you will need to have lots of fun this St Patrick’s Day.

How to set up the free printable scattergories game?

Download the free printables below, if the email doesn’t come through within 5 minutes please check your junk folder.

This free green scattergories printable is free to print but is for personal or classroom use only. Scroll to the bottom of the page to get the pdf file.

Print out the St Patrick’s Day scattergories below, it will print out on 4 full pages. Make sure to check the printer settings.

Paper or Card – the printables work perfectly on copy paper so you can easily write on them. These all fit onto one full sheet of paper, so there is no need for cutting. If you want them to look professional though printing on cardstock will be better, the one I have linked to is what we use.

Grab some pens to fill out the boards, and more importantly, have FUN.

st patricks day scattegories

Included in the download are the four St Patrick’s Day scattergories with the following letters at the top:

  • LUCK
  • GOLD
  • CELT
  • WISH

All of the boards have the same categories:

  • Something lucky
  • Leprechaun name
  • Something green
  • Something Irish
  • Place in Ireland
  • Leprechaun home
  • Green food
st patricks scattergories

Why not start the game with our what’s your leprechaun name printable!

What are the rules for scattergories?

If you are not familiar with the game, the object of the game is to fill out a category list with answers that begin with the same letter. You score points if no one else has the same answer.

The winner of course is the one with the most points.

The official game comes with a 20-sided die with different letters on it. This letter is the first letter of each of your answers on the category list.

If you don’t have the game Scattergories we have included 4 different printable boards for you to play with. Print out one for each family member and have so much fun seeing what answers you come up with.

You also don’t need the 20-sided die as we have included the letters at the top of each of the boards.

You will also enjoy our free if I were a leprechaun writing activity.

Other party game printables

Dive into the magic of St. Patrick’s Day with this themed St Patrick’s Day word search. Seek out words related to Irish culture, folklore, and the holiday itself while enjoying a traditional St. Paddy’s atmosphere.

Organize an exciting St Patrick’s Day scavenger hunt with the help of these clever clues. Lead participants on a treasure-hunting adventure as they follow clues to discover hidden pots of “leprechaun gold” or other festive surprises.

Inject some egg-citement into your Easter celebrations with Easter scattergories. Similar to the winter version, this game challenges players to brainstorm words or phrases associated with Easter-themed categories, keeping the holiday gathering both fun and mentally stimulating.

Tips for downloading the free files

Below you will see a large sign-up box where you need to add your name and email address, and press I NEED THIS NOW!

Within minutes you will be sent the free PDF directly to your email address, so you can print it out and start using it immediately.

Sometimes emails get a little wonky, so if you can’t see it, please check your spam folder where I am sure it is hiding.

Download the free St Patrick’s Day scattergories boards

Feel free to print out as many as you wish, just make sure you have lots of fun.

Make sure you choose the correct paper size and click on the shrink to fit button. All of our free printables for kids work better when printed on cardstock (this is the one we use and love.)

Last Updated on 15 March 2024 by Clare


  1. I have spent 20 minutes moving around your website, subscribing and being moved back and forth. I cannot find the link for the free st. patricks day scattagories. How on can I open it without buying a bundle?

    1. Hi Kelly

      I am sorry you are struggling to download the free printables. If you scroll up from the comments you will see a green box that says: Get your free St Patrick’s Day scattergories here! Add your name and email address in the box and you will receive the free PDF immediately.


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