A night in with the family and a heap of games is both cheap and entertaining. It is an excellent way to socialise and strengthen relationships. There are many games out there for different people and different interests.
The possibilities are endless.
Some may differ in difficulty or number of participants. The exquisite bonus of most games are the rules may be bent to suit the players needs. I definitely urge you to try Pictionary, Cluedo and of course, Monopoly.
Although board games are an excellent choice for a games night, with a good deck of cards, you hold many opportunities of different games such as Uno, Texas Hold 'Em, Baccarat or you can create your own game.
Depending on if it was enjoyable, then a family game night can become a weekly or monthly thing to do with friends and family members. Try switching houses each time or grab a large amount of participants and hold a 'Board Games Tournament' - it can be great fun and it involves everyone in the excitement.
To remove any unwanted boredom, try mixing up the games or asking each person to bring one game over to provide a wide variety. So make sure to pull up a chair, set out the games and plenty of snacks and you're on your way to one hell of a night!