There’s something magical about Christmas Day that livens up even the dullest of souls. But between roasting the Christmas ham and opening up Christmas presents, things can get a little mundane, especially if you don’t have any exciting activities lined up for your family and friends. So, how do you make Christmas Day fun? Since this year’s holiday celebrations are all about cherishing every moment spent with loved ones, we’ve gathered some of the best Christmas activities you can do with your family members, friends, and kids. From trying your hand at DIY Christmas decorations and turning your holiday treats into a festive display to setting up a peppy photo booth and throwing an exciting Christmas party, our collection of ideas will help you entertain guests of all ages. Just keep on reading and get ready to turn your Christmas Day into the best one yet!
Host A Christmas Craft Party
The holiday season presents a great opportunity for friends and family members to take out some time and enjoy fun Christmas activities together. So, gather all your loved ones and get your crafting act together to add a personalized touch to your Christmas decorations. Whether you want to fluff up your Christmas tree or showcase your holiday spirit with a DIY Christmas wreath, set up a crafting station right in the middle of your living room with a variety of craft supplies from ehomemart and let the creative souls in your family take over the charge to whip up some awesome Christmas & holiday decorations. Even if art skills don’t run in your family, hosting a craft party is a great way to bond together with your friends and family, rest assured; DIY Christmas decorations are always cuter than store-bought ones!
Display Your Sweet Treats
Let your house smell as festive as it looks and display all your holiday treats on the kitchen counter or table using decorative trays, apothecary jars, serving platters, cake risers, and cupcake stands to lure everyone in. You can also stylishly set up a separate dessert bar with all kinds of sweet treats and hot chocolate or eggnog dispenser for added festive flair. Dress up your dessert table with a black and white buffalo plaid tablecloth and lay out sylvan serveware while piling fake snow on the table to impart a rustic-inspired winter vibe to your display. However, if you want to reinforce the holiday charm, use fancy red or emerald green table linens and arrange gold and silver tableware on top for a setup that screams festivity!
Set Up A Charming Photo Booth
While you might have stylishly decked the halls and trimmed the Christmas tree to your liking, dressing up for Christmas in the most festive outfit you can find is one of the best charms of the holiday season. So, why not take it up a notch and construct a holiday photo booth where your family (or friends) can pose in their holiday attire and immortalize the special moments. Set up a photo booth backdrop using a backdrop stand, stylish curtains, greenery garlands, wreaths, string lights, and other Christmas decorations, or include your decked-up Christmas tree in the frame to effortlessly bring in the festive vibe. Let your family have fun with their photos and use the best ones of the lot for your next year’s holiday cards, isn’t that fun!
No matter how big or small your celebration is, adding a few exciting activities can help you and your guests get into the holly jolly spirit of the season. So, get inspired and incorporate these amazing and fun-filled activities into your schedule to let the merry moments roll in. Can you think of any more fun Christmas traditions? Please share your go-to Christmas Day activities with us in the comments section below!