Fun Christmas Day Activities ❄️
Looking to find ways to keep everyone entertained at Christmas time? You'll find the inspiration you need on this list of fun Christmas Day activities, for adults and children, even if you're staying home all day!
Play board games 🎲
Board games make for great entertainment and are a Christmas day staple for lots of families. There are so many choices of games making it easy to adapt this activity for larger and smaller groups of people. Be careful though, it can get competitive!
Flower arranging 💐
Let your creativity flourish and hold your own mini festive flower arranging workshop at home. Our Letterbox Flowers allow you to create your own flower arrangements - making them personal to you! Shop the collection here.
Gingerbread house competition 🍪
Nothing beats a light-hearted competition to get the family excited, on Christmas Day. Gingerbread house decoration is a Christmas classic and makes for great, fun activity. You can buy premade kits in most supermarkets or you can actually make the stencils and bake the gingerbread from scratch! Whichever option you choose, this activity is definitely a crowd pleaser and great fun for the little ones as well.
Run a Secret Santa 🎅
Secret Santa is a classic Christmas tradition for many offices, families and friendship groups. If you’re wanting to give gifts to your best friends or your co-workers but there’s just too many of them, Secret Santa is the perfect solution - set a budget and ensure everyone gets a lovely gift!
Organise a treasure hunt 🎁
If you’re struggling for activity ideas for any young kids that may be spending Christmas day with you, a festive treasure hunt makes for great entertainment! Make it festive by hiding some Christmas ornaments or even some small presents around your home and set a challenge for everyone to find them.
Decorate your mini Christmas tree 🎄
If you were lucky enough to get your hands on one of our Mini Christmas Tree’s or you have yet to set up and decorate your own, this is a great activity to get the whole family involved in. You can even add a personal touch by getting crafty and making your own decorations!
Watch a Christmas film 🍿
You know it’s Christmas when all the tv channels start playing back to back Christmas movies! There’s nothing better than unwinding and watching a classic Christmas movie with a warm cup of hot chocolate, or mulled wine if that’s more your thing!
Tour the local Christmas lights 💡
Go for a drive or walk around your local area and take the family on a tour of the local lights this Christmas Eve. Pack everyone into the car and make sure to include some tasty Holiday snacks for the road such as hot chocolate, Christmas cookies, and candy canes.