16 Fun Christmas Party Games for Family

What makes a Holiday party awesome?

Fun Christmas party games that are also easy!

Fill your party with fun and laughter with these Xmas party games. You’ll find here games that work for Christmas parties at home or office.

Need a Christmas party theme? Check out the ideas.

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Fun and Easy Christmas Party Games. Fill the party with holiday cheer.

1. Reindeer Antler Ring Toss

Reindeer antler ring toss game for Christmas party
Reindeer Antler Ring Toss from Amazon

You’ll have a blast with this fun reindeer antler ring toss game!

Wear the cool inflatable antlers and try to catch the rings your team mates throw.

2. Massive Christmas Challenge

Massive Christmas Challenge Party Game, power point (Pamspartyprintables)
Massive Christmas Challenge from Pam’s Party Printables, Etsy

What would a Christmas party be without a Massive Christmas Challenge!

The game has fun questions like “Name a toy living on the Island of Misfit Toys”, “Give me a phrase with the word ‘cold’ in it”.

This PowerPoint Game with 70 rounds will be a hit at your Christmas party.

It works well for large groups. Use in classroom, office, or at your family Christmas party.

3. Christmas Mafia (the naughty list)

Christmas Party Games for Teens. Christmas Mafia. A fun Holiday party game for large group.

Have you played Mafia before? If yes, then you know how the games goes. If not you can find the instructions at Ice Breaker Ideas. They explain the game well so I won’t even attempt to do that.

What makes it a Christmas Mafia is that you will have

  • Mrs. Claus (detective)
  • Santa Claus (doctor)
  • Elves (Mafia members)

Also in Christmas Mafia you don’t kill anyone… the Elves put the nice ones on the naughty list. Mrs. Claus tries to figure out who put them on the wrong list and Santa can add them back to the nice list.

Christmas party game for large group.

5-25 players.

Teens will like this game too!

4. Christmas Bingo

Christmas Bingo, Christmas Party Game. (onecreativemommyshop)
Christmas Bingo Game from One Creative Mommy Shop

Christmas Bingo! Always an easy and fun way to entertain the party crowd. You could also include it as a cool activity for an advent calendar. Your kids will love it.

What I really like about this bingo game is that it has 30 unique game boards so you can play it with a large group like a class room full of kids.

5. Christmas Table Game

Twist And Sprout Christmas Party Trivia Game. (supersweetparty)
Twist And Sprout Game from Super Sweet Party

Twist and Sprout Game is a game of acting, humming and general knowledge.

Keep a box at your dinner table and play a round or two after dinner every day in December.

Or use it as a way to entertain your guests at the Holiday party this year.

6. Christmas Gift Exchange Chaos

Christmas Gift Exchange Cards Printable
48 Christmas Gift Exchange Cards

Presents! We all love to receive Christmas presents. Well, the white elephant gifts can be not-so-awesome but the fun part is playing.

Whether you have only awesome gifts at your Christmas party or not, you’ll have a fabulous time exchanging them with Christmas exchange chaos.

This set has 48 cards! Put them in a bowl, take turns picking one and doing what it says.

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Printable Christmas Games and Gift Exchange Games

Digital Product. 7 day money back guarantee. You’ll also get Christmas categories, Christmas ABC and finish my phrase games AND 5 gift exchange games (including 48 gift exchange cards.)

7. Christmas Trivia

Holiday Trivia Game. Fun, easy Christmas party game. (adorablyallie)
Holiday Trivia Game from Adorably Allie

Test your Christmas knowledge with Christmas trivia. Play as teams or individually.

You could ask the questions one at a time and give a point to the group that answers first.

An easy game for home or office Holiday party.

Do you want to have Christmas gift exchange excitement this year?

Of course you do!

These Christmas gift exchange themes and games bring fun and laughter to your Christmas party!

8. What’s In the Stocking

Who has not tried to shake the presents or feel the stockings to find out what’s in there.

Now you get to do that with permission!

You’ll need stockings and an item to put in each stocking. This advent calendar gift list will get you started.

Number the stockings and give everyone a list to write down what they think is in each stocking.

This could also be a fun way to do Christmas gift exchange. The one who got most correct can pick a stocking as a Christmas gift. Then the one who got 2nd place gets to pick a gift next and so on.

9. What’s Rudolph Thinking

Christmas Finish My Phrase Printable Game
Finish My Phrase Game

Pick someone to be Rudolph.

The goal of this game is for the others to guess how Rudolph would finish the Christmas words/phrases.

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10. Toss The Gifts Down The Chimney

Inexpensive Cardboard Fireplace from Amazon
Inexpensive Cardboard Fireplace from Amazon

Perhaps you won’t get to ride in the sleigh with Santa but you can certainly deliver gifts down this chimney.

Make a chimney out of cardboard box.

  • big box
  • draw bricks or glue on paint sample chips

You could also use the inexpensive cardboard fireplace pictured above. Tape a piece of cardboard behind it or place it against the wall so you can tell whether the gifts went to the “chimney” or not.

Other preps:

Wrap boxes.

How to play:

See who can toss the most gifts in the chimney.

Christmas Party Games. Toss the gifts in the chimney. A fun game for large group.

11. Pin The Hat On “Elf”

Pint the Hat On Elf Christmas Game Printable
Pin the Hat On the “Elf”

Younger kids love the “pin it” games. They will have fun pinning the hat on a kid who would loved to be Santa’s helper. (This is an 8.5 x 11 in printable.)

You could also play pin the nose on the snowman or pin the ribbon on the gift.

Digital Product. 7 day money back guarantee. You’ll also get Christmas categories, Christmas ABC and finish my phrase games AND 5 gift exchange games (including 48 gift exchange cards.)

12. Christmas Carol Pictionary

Christamas Carol Pictionary. Awesome Christmas party game for family. (mycomputerismycanvas)
Christmas Carol Pictionary from My Computer Is My Canvas

The worse you are at drawing the more hilarious this game is.

You’ll have 30 cards with lyrics that you’ll draw. Pick one and draw it. The others try to guess the lyric. If they also know the song title, they will get an extra point.

Get the pictionary from My Computer Is My Canvas.

13. Scavenger Hunt

Christmas scavenger hunt clues.

You’ll love the fun Christmas scavenger hunt clues! Some of the riddles are easy some harder. They are great for older kids, teens, and maybe even adults.

You could also simply give everyone a list of things to find. You could also make this sweet and do a candy cane or chocolate Santa scavenger hunt.

Easy games are life savers!

14. DIY Decorations

Not exactly a game unless you make it a competition.

I’ve got few EASY DIY Christmas decoration ideas that would be perfect for a Christmas party. Well, perhaps the DIY fireplace is not one of them but everyone would love the wood block gifts and easy wreaths.

15. Minute To Win It Games

The pressure. The clock is ticking!

Anyone can play these cool minute to win it games. Laughter and excitement is guaranteed.

16. Elf Scavenger Hunt

Elf Christmas Scavenger Hunt Free Printable

Elves are watching! Can you find them?

Hide elf images throughout the party area and give everyone a specific elf to find. Or ask everyone to find them all.

Fun FREE elf scavenger hunt printable.

Christmas parties are all about making memories. If you have a larger crowd, create various game stations or simply play these Christmas party games together.

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Fun and Easy Christmas Party Games. Fill the party with holiday cheer.

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