4 New Years Word Scramble With Answers (Free Printables)

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Looking to keep your kids engaged and entertained this New Year’s Eve? Look no further than these captivating printable New Year’s word scramble puzzles.

These engaging New Year’s Eve activities for kids serve as an ideal addition to your family festivities, offering both fun and educational value.

The anticipation of New Year’s Eve is a time of excitement and celebration for both adults and kids alike. If you’re searching for ways to infuse this festive occasion with enriching and enjoyable activities, you’ve come to the right place.

Introducing our captivating printable New Year’s word scramble puzzles. A perfect solution to ensure that the energy and enthusiasm of the holiday are channeled into an engaging and educational experience for your kids.


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Have fun unscrambling words this New Year’s

These free word scramble printables are aimed at everyone over the age of 8. But don’t panic we have also included the answers for each of the word scrambles!

This New Year’s word scramble game is perfect for everyone from upper elementary grades to adults. I have made it slightly harder by not adding a word list at the bottom so there are no clues. Other than they are all New Years-theme words.

If you are following the lunar new year you are going to love our free printable Chinese New Year word scramble.

Print off as many copies as you need and just have fun.

There are 16 words to find on each page, and the answers will be on the last 4 pages of the pdf.

new years eve word scramble with answers

Each New Year word scramble page has different words, so in total there are 64 New Years Eve themed words to unscramble.

Why not set the timer and have a family race? Give everyone the same sheet and see who can unscramble the most words in the time set.

New Year’s Eve words to find

There is a collection of New Year’s Eve word scramble puzzles across four worksheets, each brimming with festive vocabulary.

The worksheets encompass a wide array of celebratory terms, from traditional customs like “Auld Lang Syne” and “Fireworks” to lively activities such as “Dancing” and “Merry making.”

The themed words are cleverly jumbled, providing an engaging challenge for kids and adults alike. With each worksheet featuring a distinct set of words, participants can immerse themselves in deciphering 16 words per page.

From the iconic countdown to the striking stroke of midnight, these word scramble puzzles capture the spirit of New Year’s Eve and promise hours of enjoyable linguistic exploration.

Worksheet 1

  • Invite
  • Ring in the New Year
  • Extravaganza
  • Noise maker
  • dancing
  • vow
  • sparklers
  • Auld Lang Syne
  • Cheers
  • Celebration
  • Eve
  • In with the new
  • Midnight
  • Streamer
  • Clock
  • Merry making
new years eve world scramble

Worksheet 2

  • Invitation
  • Balloons
  • Festivities
  • Firecrackers
  • Kiss
  • Baby
  • Out with the old
  • Tuxedo
  • Year
  • Bubbly
  • Champagne
  • Time
  • Times Square
  • Day
  • Memories
  • Holiday

Enjoy our free New Year’s word search printable too!

Worksheet 3

  • New Year’s Eve
  • Hat
  • First
  • New
  • Old
  • Father Time
  • New Year
  • Tradition
  • Twelve o Clock
  • Parade
  • Games
  • Calendar
  • Gown
  • Evening
  • Noisemaker
  • Ball
new year word scramble printable

Worksheet 4

  • Toast
  • Celebrate
  • Goblet
  • Flute
  • December
  • Countdown
  • Hourglass
  • Confetti
  • Fireworks
  • Stroke of midnight
  • Party
  • Music
  • Gathering
  • January
  • Horns
  • Last

Enjoy our free New Year’s Eve mad libs too!

Additional New Year’s Eve fun

Looking to expand your New Year’s Eve festivities beyond word scrambles? Dive into more exciting activities with these options:

Make New Year’s Eve memorable for the little ones with our New Year’s Eve with kids ideas. Enjoy quality family time while celebrating the arrival of the new year.

Embark on a thrilling New Year scavenger hunt. Engage your family or friends in a quest for hidden treasures, adding an adventurous twist to your celebrations.

Explore your artistic side with New Years color by number printables. Add a splash of color to festive scenes, creating beautiful artwork as you usher in the new year.

Even more word scramble games

If you love word scrambles as much as we do check out these other popular word printables we have created for free.

Tips for downloading the free files

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Download the free New Year’s word scramble

Make sure you choose the correct paper size and click on the shrink to fit button. All of our free printables for kids work better when printed on cardstock (this is the one we use and love.)

Let me know in the comments what your hardest word was. My son took about an hour to unscramble the word noisemaker!!

Last Updated on 6 January 2024 by Clare Brown