Massachusetts

Activity: The Midnight Ride of Paul Revere

Equipment: 1 red pinney, 1 blue pinney, 1 small ball for tagging

Formation: Scattered

One person is the Red Coat and wears the red pinney; this is the tagger.
One person wears the blue pinney and is Paul Revere; this is the free-er.
No free area; stay within your area for this tag game.
Red Coat chases and TOUCHES people with the ball.
When tagged, freeze and raise your hand.
Paul Revere will unfreeze people by tagging hand and saying "The Red Coats are Coming, The Red Coats are Coming".