How to Play Bingo

The goal in Bingo is to fill a vertical, horizontal, or diagonal line on a gridded card by matching combinations of letters and numbers.

You will need

  • Bingo card
  • Markers
  • Announcer

Step 1 Mark the center square Place a marker in the center Bingo square. This is considered a free space.

Step 2 Listen as numbers and letters are called out Listen as letter and number combinations are called out by the announcer. Mark any square on your card that matches the number called.

Step 3 Continue until someone wins Continue playing until one player has covered a vertical, horizontal, or diagonal pattern of five grid spaces on their card.

Step 4 Call "Bingo!" As soon as you have marked five consecutive squares on your card, call out “Bingo!” The first player to get Bingo wins the game.