Christmas Trivia includes questions about Christmas movies, holiday trivia, and Christmas facts! This Christmas Trivia Game is a 25-question romp that is sure to spark conversation, debate, and holiday trivia spirit in everyone who plays!
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Holiday Trivia Questions
How many of the Christmas quiz questions can you answer?
- Which brand was the first company to use Santa Claus in its advertising?
- If you gave all the gifts listed in “The Twelve Days of Christmas,” how many would you give?
- If you find yourself under the mistletoe with another person, what are you supposed to do?
- How do you say “Merry Christmas” in Spanish?
- What are the names of Santa’s nine reindeer?
- What Christmas activity became popular by the story of Hansel & Gretel?
- What is another name for a Christmas tree?
- How many sides does a snowflake have?
- Question: What does the word Noel mean in Latin?
- Who assembled the first strand of electric Christmas lights?
- What Christmas beverage is also known as “milk punch?”
- What well-known Christmas carol became the first song ever broadcast from space in 1965?
- How many ghosts show up in A Christmas Carol?
- Which action film is often called a Christmas film?
- Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer started off as a marketing gimmick for what store?
- What Christmas-themed ballet premiered in Saint Petersburg, Russia in 1892?
- In Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol, what was the first name of Scrooge?
- What popular Christmas song was actually written for Thanksgiving?
- Which country started the tradition of putting up a Christmas tree?
- Which scene in White Christmas wasn’t originally slated to be in the film?
- What much-reviled Christmas edible is known for its long shelf life?
- In which year was the first Christmas tree lit up in the Rockefeller Center?
- Who wrote, “Christmas doesn’t come from a store, maybe Christmas perhaps means a little bit more?”
- What does Santa say at the end of “A Visit from St. Nicholas” book?
- The movie Miracle on 34th Street is based on a real-life department store. What is it?
Christmas Trivia Answers
- Feliz Navidad
- Dasher, Dancer, Prancer, Vixen, Comet, Cupid, Donner, Blitzen, and Rudolph
- Making gingerbread houses
- A yule tree
- Thomas Edison
- Jingle Bells
- Die Hard
- Montgomery Ward
- The Nutcracker
- Jingle Bells
- Bing Crosby and Danny Kaye singing, “Sisters”
- Dr. Seuss
- Happy Christmas to all, and to all a good night!
Christmas Trivia Rules
- Put away all electronics until after the game! (Trying to stay on the “Good List”)
- Christmas questions are for individuals or in teams, whatever works best!
- Print enough copies of the Questions for each individual or team.
- Choose a Reader who will pass out Question sheets, pencils/pens, read each question aloud and hold 1 copy of the answers.
- Scoring is on the Honor System; the Reader shares correct answers at the end of the game. (Again, the “Good List”)
- Have fun and learn something! We sure did when we played!
Christmas Trivia Questions
- What happens in case of a tie? A. Teams have a Dance Off to Rockin Around the Christmas Tree. Group consensus decides who had the best dance moves.
- Cheating? A. (What about the “Good List”?) Perhaps a quick report to Elf on the Shelf would be in order?
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