101 Christmas Activities Recipes and Crafts

101 Christmas Activities Recipes and Crafts

That time of year has come for us to make the lists, get out the decorations, get together and cook up our favorite treats. Here are some wonderful Christmas Activities, Recipes, and Crafts to share with friends and family this Holiday season. Enjoy!


  1. Put up Christmas lights on the house
  2. See a Christmas parade
  3. Set up a nativity scene
  4. Attend your local city/town tree lighting
  5. Decorate a Christmas tree
  6. Go visit Santa Clause
  7. Watch “Charlie Brown Christmas Special
  8. Drive around looking and Christmas lights
  9. Perform a random act of kindness
  10. Take a hay ride
  11. Make Snow Angels
  12. Take Family Christmas photos
  13. Sing Christmas Carols at home or in your neighborhood
  14. Have a snow ball fight
  15. Read ‘Twas the Night before Christmas
  16. Put on a “Ugly Sweater” party
  17. Make a Snowman
  18. Find a snow cover hill and go togoggan
  19. Put on a “Game Night” Christmas Eve
  20. Go ice skating
  21. Set up your own Christmas village
  22. Hang a mistletoe
  23. Clean out your pantry of unused non-perishables and take to soup kitchen
  24. Hang your stockings
  25. Prepare for your “Elf on the Shelf” visit
  26. Scavenger Hunt
  27. Participate in a Secret Santa
  28. Christmas Eve church service
  29. Shop for Christmas presents
  30. Enjoy the County Fair
  31. Go to a cookie exchange
  32. Play White Elephant
  33. Carriage ride through town
  34. Watch your favorite Christmas movie


  1. Cut out snow flakes
  2. Jingles Bell Basket – Misc Finds 4 U
  3. DIY Wood Ornaments – Roubinek Reality
  4. Las Posadas Drink Holder Craft – Sassy Mama in LA
  5. Toilet Paper Roller Angel – Erin Goodman
  6. Coffee Filter Wreath – Sassy Mama in LA
  7. Santa Gift Tags – Fun on a Dime
  8. Easy Christmas List – Fun on a Dime
  9. Countdown to Christmas DIY Advent Calendar – Our Knight Life
  10. DIY Christmas Card Display Board – Our Knight Life
  11. Candy Cane Wreath – Really Are You Serious
  12. DIY Bottle Cap Snowman – Views from the Ville
  13. Make a Santa Key – Nap Time is my Time
  14. Reindeer Puppet – Espaco Educar
  15. DIY Tabletop Christmas Trees – philZENdia
  16. DIY Advent Calendar – philZENdia
  17. Thumbprint Reindeer Ornaments – Formula Mom
  18. Egg Carton Christmas Tree – Daily Leisure
  19. Christmas Pine Cones Craft – Mama to 5 Blessings
  20. Toilet Paper Roller Crafts – Caroline Strathearn
  21. Christmas in a jar – Fox and Bear
  22. Kids Reindeer Hat – enter10.com
  23. Pompom Ornament – Megduerksen
  24. Paper Hand Wreath – My Name is Snickerdoodle
  25. Tin Can Snowman – Practically Functional
  26. Pine Cone Ornament – Flutter Flutter
  27. Sock Snowman – Premeditated Left Overs
  28. Popsicle Stick Nativity – What to Expect
  29. Homemade Stockings for Kids – Snack Picks
  30. Re-purposed Christmas Cards – organized31
  31. Bottle Cap Snowman – Rachel Anne
  32. Countdown to Christmas Chain – Kimbalikes
  33. Snow Globe Ornaments – Kimbalikes
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  1. Reindeer cookies
  2. Apple Pie Pops – A Million Moments
  3. Yummy Saltwater Taffy Recipe – Fun on a Dime
  4. Peanut Butter Buckeyes – Views from the Ville
  5. Candy Cane Reindeer – The Maven of Social Media
  6. Cranberry Bars –East 9th Street
  7. Homemade Chocolates – Fun on a Dime
  8. Graham Cracker Gingerbread House – Thrifty Jinxy
  9. Reindeer Cupcakes – Saving Cents with Sense
  10. Peanut Butter & Jelly Thumbprint Cookies – Thrifty Jinxy
  11. Toasted Hazelnut Shortbread Cookies – Will Cook for Friends
  12. Not Too Sweet Sugar Cookies – Thrifty Jinxy
  13. Chocolate Covered Cherry Cookies – East 9th Street
  14. Snowball Cupcakes – Mudpies & Tiaras
  15. White Chocolate Chunk Cranbetty Cookies – Simply Stacie
  16. Peppermint Cookies – This Mama Loves
  17. Mint Chocolate Truffle Cookies – Mama to 5 Blessings
  18. Peanut Butter Toffee Turtle Cookies – East 9th Street
  19. Chocolate Crinkle Cookies – Thrifty Jinxy
  20. Chewy Ginger Granola Bites – Will Cook for Friends
  21. Peppermint Fudge – East 9th Street
  22. Pumpkin Dessert – Simply Stacie
  23. Rustic Turkey Meat Pie – The Healthy Foodie
  24. Pretzel Christmas Trees – I Heart Nap Time
  25. Gram’s Christmas Karmels – Whats Cooking with Ruthie
  26. Eggnog Fudge – I Heart Nap Time
  27. Christmas Pudding – Fields of Cake
  28. No-Bake Peppermint Bark Cheesecake – Best Friends for Frosting
  29. Candy Cane Coffee Cake – Recipe Ideas
  30. Rum Balls – Best Recipes
  31. Pillsbury Christmas Dessert Pizza – Recipe Ideas
  32. Crock Pot Peppermint Fudge – Sugar-Free Mom
  33. world’s Best Fruitcake – My Big Fat Grain Free Life
  34. Spiced Christmas Cashews – Gooseberry Patch
About Colby

As the father of 5 and head of the household, I am often looking for the next best thing when it comes to my family. I enjoy trying new products and am excited about delving further into the tech world my wife and teens know so much about. You can also find me on Twitter: @dodomesticdad


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