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30+ Extremely Fun DIY Christmas Party Games for Kids

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

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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

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Snow ski ball for an elementary Christmas party! Kid approved!

Fishing for candy canes

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Fishing for candy canes - a great game for a pre school Christmas party.

Snowflake Lake

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"Snowflake Lake" game (there are lots of little toys in there for the kids to "dive" for)

Abominable snowman bean bag toss box

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You could use rolled up white socks as snowballs to throw in his mouth. The kids will love it!

Jingle Bell Toss

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Play this game on the floor or on a counter top.

Supplies

  • Glue gun (tip) put extra glue on the underneath cups (feet)
  • Large jingle bells (ten per game set)
  • board
  • Plastic cups
  • Bells (50)
  • Economy white value pack art canvas
  • red party cups

Snowman bowling

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Snowman bowling using water bottles, cotton balls, sharpies, and ribbon.

snowman ball toss game

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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

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Easy party game to make. Cardboard box body, cardboard or foam board antlers, foam rings from dollar store. His nose is a plastic bowl.

Reindeer ring toss

Reindeer ring toss

Make these out of empty cans then stack and knock down for Christmas carnival game

Make these out of empty cans then stack and knock down for Christmas carnival game

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Christmas tree ball toss for a preschool holiday game

Christmas tree ball toss for a preschool holiday game

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Snowball Toss Game. Snowman made from foam core board. Snowballs made with fleece and painted faces

Snowball Toss Game. Snowman made from foam core board. Snowballs made with fleece and painted faces

Punch A Bunch Christmas Tree Game

Punch A Bunch Christmas Tree Game

Poke a tree game. With one question ,one right answer, and one life line you get to poke a cup for special prize.

Poke a tree game. With one question ,one right answer, and one life line you get to poke a cup for special prize.

Christmas tree jingle bell toss

Christmas tree jingle bell toss

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Snowman bowling

Snowman bowling

Throwing snowballs 1 cardboard box, Wrapping paper, styrofoam balls, Glue gun.

Throwing snowballs 1 cardboard box, Wrapping paper, styrofoam balls, Glue gun.

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christmas-party-games-for-kids

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