Throughout the holiday season, play fun Christmas games to keep your home crowded with laughter and excitement. Friendly competition keeps both kids and adults occupied and it is a great way to bond. You can use items you already have such as card board boxes and for prizes you can stock up at the local dollar store. Check out these ideas for inspiration.
Christmas tree punch game
Hot glue solo cups to the poster board and put small toys (for young kids) or gift cards/cash/lottery tickets for older kids in each cup. Cut squares from tissue paper, put over cup opening and secure it with a rubber band. (All supplies can be bought in the Dollar Tree) Then have fun “punching” tissue paper to discover your surprise.
Snow ski ball
Snow ski ball for an elementary Christmas party! Kid approved!
Fishing for candy canes
Fishing for candy canes - a great game for a pre school Christmas party.
"Snowflake Lake" game (there are lots of little toys in there for the kids to "dive" for)
Abominable snowman bean bag toss box
You could use rolled up white socks as snowballs to throw in his mouth. The kids will love it!
Jingle Bell Toss
Play this game on the floor or on a counter top.
- Glue gun (tip) put extra glue on the underneath cups (feet)
- Large jingle bells (ten per game set)
- Plastic cups
- Bells (50)
- Economy white value pack art canvas
- red party cups
Snowman bowling using water bottles, cotton balls, sharpies, and ribbon.
snowman ball toss game
For this adorable game, you’ll need a large piece of cardboard and some paint. Cut out a small hole and a larger one below it and paint them to look like a snowman. Kids throw pom poms into cardboard holes. Great for a pre school class. Have a bucket full of prizes from the dollar store.
Reindeer ring toss
Easy party game to make. Cardboard box body, cardboard or foam board antlers, foam rings from dollar store. His nose is a plastic bowl.