100+ Christmas Activities and Crafts for Kids

To help us make the most of the fast approaching Christmas season  I created an amazing Christmas activities list loaded with all the fun things we hope to do this year!  You will find the fun Christmas activities we have shared here, too!

Christmas Activities for Kids
An amazing collection of Christmas Activities for Kids

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 ~~Christmas Ornaments Kids Can Make ~~

Make Fluffy Christams Trees  Zing Zing Tree
Time Capsule Ornaments  Cleverly Inspired
Salt Dough Hand Print Ornaments  Under the Table and Dreaming

Homemade Christmas ornaments

Handprint Snowman Ornaments  Little Bit Funky
Scented Cinnamon Ornaments  The Chocolate Muffin Tree
Reindeer Ornaments  Little Wonder days
Mistletoes  About.com

Christmas Baby Mistletoe and Holly Craft Homemade Christmas ornaments

I Spy Ornaments  Craft Goodies
Glittery Pine Cone Ornaments  Mom Spotted
Pom Pom Ornaments  Skip to my Lou
Cinnamon Heart Ornaments  Katey Elliot

DSC0240 Cinnamon Applesauce Heart Ornaments

Traditions ~~~~~~~~~ Starting Traditions ~~~~~~~~~ Traditions

Put an Elf Door on the Christmas Tree  Plow and Hearth

Elfin Christmas Door- Christmas traditions

Have an Indoor Snowball Fight  Personal Creations 
Give Santa a Magical Key  How Does She

 11 Sweet 'N' Simple Holiday Printables

Wishing Spool Keepsakes  Disney Family Fun
Santa Proof Photos  Capture the Magic
Snowman Gift Tower  House Bella
Wrapping Paper Breakthrough on Christmas morning  Diva Girl Parties
Make a Plate for Santa and add to our collection every year  No Time for Flash Cards
Decorate one large or special gift with lights  The Whool Acorn

Christmas traditions

Have Breakfast with Santa  Skip to my Lou
Elf Night  Diva Girl Parties
Reindeer Gifts  Parenting
Surprise Decking of the Halls  Parenting
Christmas Eve Crockpot Hot Chocolate and movie night  Grandpins
Peppermint Scented Christmas Eve Bath  Growing A Jeweled Rose

Make our own reindeer food  That's Country Living
Elf on the Shelf Here are 101 ideas to get started  Blossom Bunkhouse
Act of Kindness jars  Lil Light O' Mine

Fun ~~~~~~~~~ Just for Fun ~~~~~~~~~ Fun

Santa and Reindeer Story Toes  How Does She
Bath Time Christmas Tree little ones can decorate over and over  Growing A Jeweled Rose
Family Tree

Santa's workshop Pretend Play  No Time for Flash Cards
Write Letters to Santa  Free printable from The Two Savvy Sisters
Ornament Balancing Fun  On Cloud 8

Christmas games Christmas fun

Gingerbread People Play Dough Play  No Time for Flash Cards
M&M Wreath  Toddler Approved
Decorate the Christmas Tree Blindfolded  Apples for the Teacher
Make Bird Seed Snow Angels and Christmas trees  Family Fun

play in the snow Christmas fun

Play Santa Says  Hub Pages
Handprint Santa  Family Fun
Santa Science Lab  Growing a Jeweled Rose

Christmas Bingo  free printable DLTK
Holiday Photo Booth with Props  Etsy
Candy Cane Activities for Kids  Growing a Jeweled Rose
Headless Snowmen & Santa snowman dressing  Spoonful

Headless Snowman

Shaving Cream Pie Presents  Diva Girl Parties
Snowman Brunch  A great breakfast idea for Christmas morning  Apartment Therapy
Carrot Ice Wreath  for the reindeer How Does She

Christmas traditions

Sensory Play ~~~~~~~~~~   Sensory Play ~~~~~~~~~~ Sensory Play

Make a Christmas Sensory Tub   Growing A Jeweled Rose
Grinch GOO  Growing a Jeweled Rose

Christmas fun activity- Grinch Goo

Iceland Sensory Tub We Can Do All Things
Peppermint Play Dough  A Mom with a Lesson Plan
Christmas Small World Sensory  Nurturing Naters
Peppermint Scented Cloud Dough  Growing a Jeweled Rose

Christmas Activities- peppermint cloud dough

Explore with gingerbread play dough  Sweet Sugarbelle
Candy Cane Play Dough  Tip Junkie
Jolly Jello for Sensory Play

Christmas Activities- Jolly Jello sensory play

Crafts ~~~~~~~~~~~ Christmas Crafts ~~~~~~~~~~~ Crafts

Make Beaded Snowflakes  School Time Adventures 
Snowflake Printing with Pine Tree Leaves  Owlicious

Make homemade snow globes  Rockabye Butterfly
Lollipop Stick Trees  A Homeschool Journey
Life Size Gingerbread People  Toddler Approved
Santa Advent Calendar  Cool Kids Craft Ideas
Snowmen Cocoa Gift Jars  The Decorated Cookie
Toilet Roll Santa Christmas Craft  Preschool Crafts for Kids

Make a Felt Christmas Tree  to decorate over and over  Simply Family
Thumb Print Christmas Lights  Beneath the Rowan Tree
Cone Christmas Tree Decorationg  Coupon Clipping Cook
15 Christmas Crafts for Kids  Babble

Spin Art Christmas Trees  The Chocolate Muffin Tree
Make Gingerbread Houses  Tinkerlab
Puffy Gingerbread Craft  Growing a Jeweled Rose

Cork Painted Wreath  No Time for Flash Cards
Paper bag Reindeer  Kaboose
Make Candy Cane Reindeer  Martha Stewart
Make a Hand Print Christmas Tree  Craft Day

Treats ~~~~~~ Christmas Treats ~~~~~~ Treats

Cocoa Press Christmas Tree Cookies  The Chocolate Muffin Tree

Christmas cookies

Gingerbread Cookies  Chicken Babies
Candy Cane Marshmallows  Martha Stewart 
Peppermint Bark  The Chocolate Muffin Tree
Peppermint Whipped Cream  for hot cocoa  Real Mom Kitchen

peppermint hot cocoa Christmas recipe

Painted Christmas Sugar Cookies  The Chocolate Muffin Tree
Peppermint Christmas Fudge  Martha Stewart
Holiday Pretzel Treats  Family Fun
Christmas Cocoa  We Heart It

Christmas recipes

Candy Cane Marshmallow Pops  Liv Life
Reindeer Noses  Read Write Sing
Tangled Christmas Light Cupcakes  I am Baker
Grinch Treats  Pass the Plate
Ornament Cake Balls  A Step in the Journey

Christmas recipes

 I hope you find some fun Christmas ideas to enjoy with your little ones here!

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Over 100 FUN Christmas activities for kids- these will hep you make the most of the holiday season!

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