These fun Christmas games for kids can be played at in the classroom, at holiday parties, or at home with family. They are simple to set up and provide hours of possibilities. We like to add activities to all our holiday events. Laughing together as a family is a wonderful way to create memories.
Easy Christmas party games for kids make great ice breakers. Everyone can focus on the fun and before long, laughter ensues and new friendships are made.
Christmas Games for Kids:
By far our family’s favourite are the Christmas Minute to Win It games. They are hilarious to play and so easy and inexpensive to set up. Great for all ages!
I’m a huge fan of the cheesy Hallmark Christmas movies. So huge in fact that I just ordered myself this shirt to wear this cheesy-movie-watching season! If you’re also a fan, you’re gonna love the Hallmark Christmas Movies Scavenger Hunt at Organized 31. And y’all? These scavenger hunt cards are funny. If you’ve seen a lot of the movies, you know there’s a formula and some common themes which is what makes these cards so clever.
Silliness will abound with these Christmas Movies Emoji Game printable pages from Play Party Plan.
Roll a Santa with help from the printable game at Kiddy Charts.
The whole family can participate in Christmas Charades with the printable cards from Teach Beside Me. It’s a great game if you have a group with a variety of ages.
Get cards to play Christmas Charades at Childhood 101.
Snowman Twister is an adorable activity for kids. It’s easy to set up and tons of fun. This would be really cute for a children’s party.
Sunny Day Family shares a fun Christmas Music Bingo for families with three variations.
The Christmas Bingo sets from Rock Your Homeschool are so cute and kids can use jingle bells as their marker.
You can find another version of Christmas Bingo on Sunshine and Hurricanes.
Holiday entertainment doesn’t have to be expensive. You can find a free printable North Pole MixUp Christmas Game to play at Line Upon Line Learning.
If you’re looking for a holiday classroom activity, try Fun Learning for Kids’ Gingerbread Board Game. It can be edited for math or literacy centers.
This idea for a Gift Tag Memory Game from Play, Teach, Repeat is so simple to set up.
The Magnet Bell Christmas Game on Teach Beside Me combines learning with fun.
Christmas Tin Can Bowling is a familiar activity with a holiday spin from Red Ted Art.
Play Christmas Tree I-Spy Ornament with the printable from Joy in the Works.
Pin the Reindeer Nose is demonstrated on Red Ted Art.
If you’re looking for something to play one-on-one with your child, this Christmas Matching Memory Game from Simple Everyday Mom is perfect.
Set up a simple Gingerbread Scavenger Hunt.
Christmas Board Games:
Printable Holiday Activities:
Keep kids occupied while you’re busy baking or wrapping with these free printable Christmas activities. You’ll find games, countdown calendars, learning activities, and colouring sheets.
Christmas Wonderland Roll and Cover Game – Simple Fun for Kids
Christmas Doodles I Spy Game – And Next Comes L
Printable Christmas Games Coloring Workbook – Darcy and Brian
Christmas Kindness Countdown Chain – Coffee and Carpool
Rudolph Word Search – Baby Budgeting
Christmas Lights Scavenger Hunt – Empowered Single Moms
Roll and Colour Christmas Game – Picklebums
Printable Elf Jokes – Artsy Fartsy Mama
Snowglobe Activity Sheets for Kids – Crafts on Sea
Roll a Santa Numeracy Game – Kiddy Charts
Christmas Acts of Kindness – Learn in Color
The Best Wish List for Kids – Pint-Sized Treasures
Free Printable Advent Calendar Activities – Real Life at Home
Printable Christmas Mazes for Kids – 123 Homeschool 4 Me
Christmas Word Scramble – Crayons and Cravings
Free Printable Christmas Coloring Sheets – Sarah Titus
Printable Grinch Countdown to Christmas – Three Little Ferns
Free Christmas Rhymes – 123 Homeschool 4 Me
Find and Colour Christmas Doodle – Your Therapy Source
Christmas Addition and Subtraction Cards – Living Life and Learning
Spin and Cover Christmas Math – 3 Dinosaurs
Christmas Language Arts Pack – Real Life at Home
Christmas Ornament Sorting – PreKinders
Elf Paper Puppet – Red Ted Art
Christmas Coding STEAM Activity – J Daniel 4’s Mom
Free Christmas Playdough Mats – 123 Homeschool 4 Me
Printable Cards – For Modern Kids
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You can also find 26 Christmas Party Games for adults and children.