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100

Name the song: "In a one-horse open sleigh"

Jingle bells

100

Kids leave this out for Santa at night in the USA

Cookies (and milk)

100

Will Ferrell played the oversized North Pole adoptee who sets off to find his father in this 2003 Christmas classic.

"Elf"

100

The beverage company that has been using commercials starring Santa Claus since the 1930's.

Coca Cola

200

Complete the song:

Oh, the weather outside is frightful
But the fire is so delightful
And since we've no place to go

Let it Snow! Let it Snow! Let it Snow!

200

This is a drink traditionally served only during Christmas

Egg nog (will accept mulled wine)

200

This movie character fends off a pair of robbers by building slapstick traps in his house. What is his name?

Kevin McAlister

200

The game where you give each other anonymous xmas gifts is called?

Secret Santa

300

Spotify has a playlist featuring 100 different versions of this holiday bop, which was originally written and recorded by 1980s Brit Pop duo "Wham!"

"Last Christmas"

300

What do Americans hang on their mantles?

Stockings

300

In "Home Alone 2", where does Kevin's family go for Christmas?

Miami, Florida

300

The number of reindeer that pull Santa's Sleigh?

9 (including Rudolph)

400

In Santa Claus is Coming to Town, the singer tells children, “You better not cry” and “You better not _____.”

Pout

400

Children who misbehave may find a lump of this black rock in their stockings on Christmas morning.

Coal

400

What movie does a little boy run after his love in the airport?

"Love, Actually"

400

These are the two most popular Christmas colors after red and green?

What is Silver and Gold (will accept white and gold)

500

Who is the following text referring to?

"You're a mean one..."

(Mr) Grinch

500

The name of a famous Russian ballet about christmas

The Nutcracker

500

What does the Mayor of Whoville give the Grinch as a gift?

An electric razor

500

The wise men brought these three gifts for the baby Jesus, not the most useful items to give a newborn.

gold, frankincense, and myrrh

600

Name the song:

(__________________________),

at the Christmas party hop,

Mistletoe hung where you can see,

Every couple tries to stop.


(______________________),

Let the Christmas spirit ring,

Later we'll have some pumpkin pie,

And we'll do some caroling.


600

What birds are popular on Christmas cards?

Robins

600

The role of Ebenezer Scrooge in 1992’s “A Muppet Christmas Carol” featured this two-time Academy Award-winning British actor.

Michael Caine

600

What was Saint Nicholas originally before he became known as Santa Claus?

A bishop 

700

Mariah Carey's iconic Christmas hit "All I Want for Christmas is You" officially signals the start of the festive period - but what year was it released?

1994

700

The first gingerbread houses were inspired by which fairy tale?

Hansel & Gretel

700

What does George promise to give to Mary at the beginning of "It's a Wonderful Life"?

The moon

700

The French word “Noel” is often used around Christmas, but what was its original meaning in Latin?

What is 'Birth'

700

"I Wanna Be Santa Claus" is a studio album by which former Beatle?

Ringo Starr

800

Which Yuletide song has been translated into 20 different languages?

“Jingle Bells.” 

(This song has been translated into French, Spanish, German and Polish among others)

800

Who wrote the famous book "A Christmas Carol"?

Charles Dickens

800

What is the name of the Grinch's love interest in "How the Grinch Stole Christmas"?

Martha May

800

The tradition of using a decorated tree as a symbol of Christmas began in this European country.

Germany

800

What is the most popular Christmas meal in Japan?

KFC fried chicken

900

Who sang the highest selling Christmas Song of all time?

Bing Crosby "White Christmas"

900

This tradition, now associated with Christmas, began in Ancient Greece as a blessing of fertility during wedding ceremonies.

A man and woman standing under the hanging mistletoe have to kiss.

900

How many lights were on the Griswold's house in the "National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation"?

25,000 lights

900

Can you name the missing reindeer from the list?

Dasher, Dancer, Prancer, Vixen, Comet, _ _ _ _ _, Donner, Blitzen and Rudolph

Cupid

900

What are the most two popular phrases on Christmas gift cards?

"To" and "From"

1000

“Silent Night” was written in 1818. What language was it originally written in?

German

1000

Children leave this out for Santa at night in England

Mince pie (and sherry)

1000

In what movie is one of the characters rushing to get her hands on canned hickory honey ham?

"Christmas with the Kranks"

1000

Which country donates the Christmas tree displayed in Britain on Trafalgar Square?

Norway – the city of Oslo, Norway, donates the Trafalgar Square Christmas tree to the people of Britain each year since 1947.

1000

What were the children drinking in the first commercially produced Christmas cards by Henry Cole?

Wine

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