20+ FUN Christmas Board Games The Whole Family Will Love

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We just love playing board games any time of the year, but these Christmas board games will definitely put you all in the Christmas spirit. You will for sure find the perfect game (or two!) for your family.

Christmas board games combine two of my favorite things, Christmas and holiday FUN! We put up all of the Christmas decorations the weekend after Halloween and the Christmas games come out at this time too!

I have listed them at the top of the post if you are in a Christmas rush. Further down the page, I have detailed them into age, number of players, description, and contents for you to decide which is the best for your family.

We play board games in our homeschool so check out over 40 of the best educational board games here, if like us and you have an only child check out our favorite one player games here.

Over 20 of the best Christmas board games you can play with the entire family this year.

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Christmas Board Games

These are the top 10 Christmas board games available in 2022.

  1. Christmas Rush
  2. Tis The Season Christmas Trivia Game
  3. The Santa Claus Game
  4. Christmas Charades Board Game
  5. Reindeer Antler Ring Toss Game
  6. Rudolph The Red-nosed Reindeer Board Game
  7. Santa’s Sleigh Ride – an Educational Christmas Board Game
  8. Monopoly Elf
  9. Unstable Unicorns Christmas Special Expansion Pack
  10. Christmas Scavenger Hunt Game

Carry on reading for even more of our favorite Christmas board games that will become new family traditions that you can enjoy every year.

Christmas Board Games For All Ages

Christmas Rush

  • Age: 7+
  • Number Of Players: 3- 8 players
  • Description: Christmas Rush is a super simple Christmas game that is perfect for family get togethers. It is an elimination game where you just throw away the cards you don’ need until someone shouts out Christmas rush when they have managed to get four of a kind. As soon as one person gets the cards they need there is a Christmas rush to see who will win the Christmas token in the middle of the table.
  • Contents: 62 game cards, 7 Christmas game tokens, and game rules.

Tis The Season Christmas Trivia Game

  • Age: 8 and above (if played with the family, or 12 and above if played without adults.)
  • Number of Players: 2+
  • Description: Who doesn’t love a good trivia night? This Christmas trivia game features questions from Elf, Home Alone, Nightmare Before Christmas, A Christmas Story, Miracle on 34th St., The Grinch, and so much more!
  • Contents: You can enjoy the game endlessly with 1,800 trivia questions to choose from!

The Santa Claus Game

  • Age: 3+
  • Number of Players: 2- 4
  • Description: The Santa Claus game is a great game for younger children. You get to play at being Santa, dance like a snowflake, Ho! Ho! Ho! and sing your favorite Christmas song. It will certainly get you and the kids in the holiday spirit!
  • Contents: 20 presents, 4 sleighs, 1 die, 4 santa game pieces, Christmas tree and stand, and a winter wonderland Christmas board game.
Christmas charades

Christmas Charades Board Game

  • Age: 8+
  • Number of Players: 4+
  • Description: Christmas Charades is the perfect holiday game to play with friends and family, this reminds me so much of my childhood as we would always play charades at Christmas time, normally the day after Christmas when we would have family visiting.
  • Contents: 220 phrase cards and instructions

Reindeer Antler Ring Toss Game

  • Age: 8+
  • Number of Players: 2 -6 players
  • Description: This silly reindeer antler ring toss game is perfect for both adult and family Christmas parties. Blow up the reindeer antler hats and see how many rings you can get on! This will be loads of fun for all!
  • Contents: This reindeer game contains 2 inflatable reindeer hats and 8 tossing rings.

National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation – Twinkling Lights Game

  • Age: Ages 8 and up
  • Number of Players: 2-4 Players
  • Description: This easy to play Family Card Game will have you laying tiles to untangle the Christmas lights.
  • Contents:

Rudolph The Red-nosed Reindeer Christmas Board Game

  • Age: 8 and up
  • Number of Players: 2-4 players
  • Description: This Rudolph board game is similar (but more fun) to snakes and ladders and will definitely get everyone in the Christmas spirit!
  • Contents: 3 gameplay options, 4 character pieces, 32 action cards, 96 space cards and 80 scoring pieces
Over 20 of the best Christmas board games you can play with the whole family, that you will all love.

Santa’s Sleigh Ride – an Educational Christmas Board Game

  • Age:  5+
  • Number of Players: 2-6 players
  • Description: Go around the world in this Christmas board game for younger children and families. It is easy to learn and so much fun it will become a family favorite.
  • Contents: Map of the world board, 6 counters, 1 die

Christmas-opoly

  • Age: 8+
  • Number of Players: For 2-6 Players
  • Description: If you love monopoly Christmas – opoly will be your favorite Christmas board game. Go around the Christmas themed board and collect Christmas houses.
  • Contents: Player pieces include: candy cane, train, teddy bear, reindeer, scrooge and a unique “lump of black coal”.

Monopoly Elf

  • Age: Ages 8+
  • Number of Players: 2-6 Players
  • Description: OK you can get a Monopoly for absolutely everything, and Buddy The Elf from the North Pole is no exception!
  • Contents: Includes 6 custom sculpted tokens: Santa’s Sleigh, Polar Bear Cub, Jack-in-the-Box, Mailroom Coffee Mug, Santa’s Bag, Maple Syrup.

Santa Claus GO Fish

  • Age: Age 4 and up
  • Number of Players: For 2 to 6 players
  • Description: Go Fish is a family favorite in our house, and this pack of Christmas cards will keep you entertained for hours over the Christmas season.
  • Contents: Game cards are 2.20 inches wide by 3.3 inches tall. 49 illustrated Christmas themed playing cards and rule cards.
Frosty the snowman

Frosty The Snowman 

  • Age: Ages 4 and up
  • Number of Players: 2-4 players
  • Description: Frosty The Snowman is a fun Christmas cooperative card game
  • Contents:

Christmas Story – A Major Card Game

  • Age: Ages 8 and Up
  • Number of Players: 3-6 players
  • Description: Christmas Story card game is a card swapping game based on the classic Christmas movie.
  • Contents:

Hasbro Gaming Clue: North Pole Holiday Edition Board Game

  • Age: For ages 8 and up
  • Number of Players: 3-6 players
  • Description: This Christmas clue game is great for those who love Clue. It is not a full size game, and the Christmas weapons are a little random, but, it is a fun Christmas game non the less.
  • Contents: This is a travel size game

Charlie Brown Christmas Family Bingo

  • Age: ages 8 and up
  • Number of Players: Playable for 2-4 players.
  • Description: If you are a fan of bingo you are going to love this Charlie Brown Christmas bingo game. It comes with 18 bingo cards so either play with the whole family or grab 3 or 4 boards each!
  • Contents: The set includes 18 bingo cards!

Unstable Unicorns Christmas Special Expansion Pack

  • Age: ages 12+
  • Number of Players: 2 – 8 players
  • Description: Unstable Unicorns Christmas Special Expansion Pack is designed to be added to your Unstable Unicorns Card Game This is a great fun card game for slightly older children. Betray your friends, unicorns are your friends now!!
  • Contents: This pack includes holiday-themed characters, magic cards, upgrades, and downgrades. This expansion pack contains 36 cards
Snowball fight

Funko Elf – Snowball Showdown Card Game

  • Age: 6+
  • Number of Players: 3-6 players
  • Description: Elf is one of our favorite Christmas movies and this Buddy the Elf card game based on the scene of the snowball fight is a great Christmas game for the younger kids.
  • Contents: Christmas cards

A Christmas Story Card Scramble Board Game

  • Age: 12 and up
  • Number of Players: 2-4 players
  • Description: A Christmas Story movie themed board game is similar to Monopoly in that you move around the board, but you swap cards to move forward. If you love the movie this is a must have board game.
  • Contents: Includes a game board, 3 gameplay options, 4 character pieces, 32 action cards, 96 space cards and 80 scoring pieces

Christmas Carols & Songs Game

  • Age: 12+
  • Number of Players: 2-6 players
  • Description: This Christmas song game is great for older kids and adults, especially if you are a big fan of Christmas. This trivia style game is all about Christmas songs, and will be fun for all of the family. If you play in teams the younger kids can join in too.
  • Contents: Over 300 questions that include Christmas songs for kids, Christmas carol figures, and Christmas carol movies

ELF Card Scramble Board Game

  • Age: ages 12 and up.
  • Number of Players: For 2-4 players
  • Description: This Elf movie themed board game is a card swapping game the same as the Christmas story one listed above.
  • Contents: Includes a game board, 3 gameplay options, 4 character pieces, 32 action cards, 96 space cards and 80 scoring pieces.

Christmas Scavenger Hunt Game

Have I missed out your favorite Christmas board games? If so please let me know in the comments below.

Last Updated on 12 April 2022 by homeschoolof1

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