This space bingo game is fun for the whole family! Grab a set of free printable space bingo cards to use at home or a larger set of cards for a space birthday party. Kids of all ages will love marking off their cards and shouting “bingo!”
Regular readers know I love creating free printable picture bingo boards. (Want more themes? Be sure to check out the printable bingo game archives!)
Today’s bingo game features an outer space theme. Images include rockets, planets, astronauts, telescopes, and even a green alien. With a large image pool and multiple sets of cards to pick from, you’re sure to find a set of space bingo cards that right for your family, party, or classroom!
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How to play space picture bingo
Picture bingo is great for children (and adults) of all ages. Because it uses pictures, children don’t have to know their numbers or how to read in order to play.
Because many of the images are fairly similar (for example, the various planets of the solar system), playing this space picture bingo will help your child develop their visual discrimination skills and attention to detail.
Here’s how to play outer space bingo:
- Print your bingo cards and call cards. It’s important to print the two call cards at the back because every image is not on every card.
- Download links for your space bingo cards are located lower on the page.
- Cut the call cards into tiles and place them into a bowl.
- Draw cards one at a time and show them around. Players mark off the image if there’s an exact match on their card. For repeated play using the same boards, use tokens instead of bingo dauber markers.
- The first player to make five matches in a straight line or on the diagonal calls “Bingo!” to win. You can also play variants like making an X, needing all four corners, or making a specific shape (like a U or a square).
I always print colorful printables like bingo boards on presentation paper and laminate them. Presentation paper is a heavyweight paper with a special coating for crisp, vibrant images. If I’m going to use my colored ink, I want my printables to look their best!
You can’t see the difference as well in this photo as you can in real life, but the mermaid bingo board on the left was printed on presentation paper. The one on the right was printed on plain cardstock.
Laminating bingo boards makes them more durable so you can use them over and over again. If you laminate your boards, your children can use markers or crayons to mark off images. You can also use page protectors or dry erase pockets if you don’t have a laminator.
Printable space bingo boards
These bingo boards are available for personal and classroom use. Feel free to use them for scouts groups, summer camps, and other similar activities as long as you are personally organizing the activity and not selling the boards/charging specifically to play.
You are not licensed to redistribute the files or printouts to others for use with activities they are organizing. Just refer your friends or coworkers to this post so they can download their own copies!
There are four different sets of outer space bingo boards. All sets are unique and can be combined.
- 50 space bingo boards for a group
- 25 space bingo cards (this set is great for classrooms and larger parties)
- 10 free printable space bingo cards (perfect for smaller parties and larger families)
- 4 free printable space bingo boards
The sets of 10 and 4 cards are free and the larger sets are very affordable. I hope you enjoy!
Set of 50 space bingo boards for a group
First we have the set of 50 space bingo boards for a large group. This is perfect for summer camps, large school parties, or even family reunions. You can get 50 unique space bingo cards for one very low price.
Classroom set of 25 space bingo boards
Next there’s a set of 25 outer space bingo boards. This set is perfect for classroom use and larger space-themed parties. The cards are unique which means they can be combined with other sets.
Set of 10 free printable space bingo games
It’s time for the free printables!
First there’s a set of 10 printable space bingo boards. Just let me know where you want your bingo boards sent using the box below the preview image. Like a rocket, the bingo boards will fly through the internet and straight to your inbox!
Free printable outer space bingo
Finally, there’s a set four free printable space bingo boards. Just use the download link below the preview image to get them for free – no email address required.
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