75+ Christmas Icebreaker Questions for your Next Party

Check out our list of the best Christmas Icebreaker questions for your next Office holiday party, Christmas family dinner or Social Holiday gathering. Enjoy!

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Deck the halls and get ready to spread some holiday cheer, because Christmas is just around the corner! Whether you are planning a fun Christmas icebreaker session at work, a family Christmas dinner or a holiday party, we all need some fun games to break the ice. Get acquainted with your colleague at work or make a new friend at your next Christmas party.

So, put on your favorite Christmas sweater, grab a cup of hot cocoa, and get ready to dive into a treasure trove of Christmas icebreaker questions that are guaranteed to make your holiday gathering the most memorable one yet! Let the festive fun begin!

And remember, don’t forget to get into the holiday spirit!


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Christmas Icebreaker Questions for Holiday Parties

  1. What is Your favourite childhood holiday or Christmas tradition?
  2. What are your Top 3 Christmas movies?
  3. What is the best Holiday Gift you have ever received?
  4. What does your Holiday dinner table look like?
  5. If you could create one holiday of your choice, what would it be?
  6. What do you prefer? Cook all day for the holiday dinner or order-in.
  7. What’s your favourite memory playing in the snow?
  8. What’s your favourite holiday and why?
  9. Which holiday task do you hate the most?
  10. What is your favourite place to shop for holiday gifts?
  11. What’s your favourite holiday candy or dessert?
  12. If you could relive any Christmas moment, which one would you pick?
  13. What is one thing that you hate about holidays that everyone else seems to love?
  14. What is one thing you are grateful for this year?
  15. How do you feel about a Zoom Christmas party?
  16. If you could spend Christmas at the beach or in the mountains, what would you choose?
  17. Which country would you want to travel to during the holidays?
  18. What’s your favourite holiday drink?
  19. Pick one: Office holiday retreat or holiday party?
  20. Do you have any Christmas holiday travel plans this year?
  21. What is your least favourite holiday dish?
  22. When you think of your "happy place," what and where is it?
  23. If you were served a three-course meal during the holidays, what would it look like?
  24. Would you rather shop in the stores for gifts, or shop online in your pyjamas?
  25. What do you look forward to most during the holidays?

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Funny Christmas Icebreaker Questions

  1. If you could be one of Santa’s reindeer, which one would you be and why?
  2. What’s the funniest gift you’ve ever received for Christmas?
  3. If you were a Christmas elf, what would your special skill be?
  4. What’s the weirdest Christmas decoration you’ve ever seen?
  5. If you could replace Santa’s sleigh with any vehicle, what would it be?
  6. What Christmas song makes you cringe every time you hear it?
  7. If you had to wear a Christmas-themed outfit to work every day in December, what would it look like?
  8. What’s the most embarrassing Christmas sweater you’ve ever worn?
  9. If Christmas had a taste, what would it be?
  10. What Christmas movie would be drastically improved if it had a dragon in it?
  11. If you could have a snowball fight with any celebrity, who would it be?
  12. What would you do if you caught Santa in your house?
  13. What’s the funniest Christmas joke you know?
  14. If you could swap lives with a Christmas movie character for a day, who would it be and why?
  15. What’s the oddest thing someone could find in your Christmas tree?
  16. If you could create a new holiday candy, what would it taste like?
  17. What’s your most memorable Christmas mishap?
  18. If you could give a Christmas present to your favorite TV show character, what would you give them?
  19. Describe your holiday personality in three words.
  20. What’s the funniest thing that’s ever happened to you at a Christmas party?
  21. If you were Santa, what type of cookie would you want left out for you?
  22. What’s the silliest Christmas tradition your family has?
  23. If you could make a snowman out of something other than snow, what would you use?
  24. What Christmas song would you pick for karaoke, and why?
  25. If your pet could talk, what would it ask Santa for?

Christmas Icebreaker Questions That Are Super Fun

  1. What's your favorite Christmas memory from your childhood?
  2. If you could be any Christmas character (e.g., Rudolph, Frosty, Scrooge), who would you be and why?
  3. What's the most memorable gift you've ever received for Christmas?
  4. If you could spend Christmas anywhere in the world, where would it be?
  5. What's your favorite Christmas movie or song?
  6. Do you have any unique family traditions during the holiday season?
  7. What's your favorite Christmas dish or dessert?
  8. Real Christmas tree or artificial? Why?
  9. Have you ever made a snowman? What did you use for its eyes, nose, and mouth?
  10. What's the best part about the holiday season for you?
  11. If you could give any gift to the world for Christmas, what would it be?
  12. What's one Christmas wish you have for this year?
  13. Do you prefer giving gifts or receiving them? Why?
  14. Describe your ideal Christmas day.
  15. What's the funniest or most embarrassing Christmas moment you've experienced?
  16. Have you ever gone caroling? If so, what's your go-to song?
  17. What's your favorite winter activity?
  18. If you could invite any historical figure or celebrity (past or present) to your Christmas dinner, who would it be?
  19. How do you feel about eggnog: love it, hate it, or indifferent?
  20. What's the most unique Christmas decoration you've ever seen or owned?
  21. If you were to create a new Christmas tradition, what would it be?
  22. What's the best way to spread Christmas cheer?
  23. Have you ever had a white Christmas? If not, would you want one?
  24. What's one thing you always wanted for Christmas as a child but never received?
  25. Share a Christmas joke or riddle!
  26. Bonus: How does your dream holiday living room look like?


Christmas Icebreakers are a great way to start a conversation and get to know other people better. This list of Christmas icebreaker questions is bound to make your next holiday gathering a success! By asking these questions, we can get into the festive spirit, understand each other better, and create a warm, happy environment with the ones we love. As the holiday season approaches, using these questions can be a delightful way to bring a touch of joy, nostalgia, and unity to any gathering.

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