Top 12 Family Christmas Games This Holiday Season

Whether your crew is in the mood to get active (candy cane hunts! snowman bowling!) or wants to cozy up and try their luck with a few board games, you'll definitely want to set aside a Saturday night or two for these holiday game changers.

1. Christmas-opoly

It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas. Get your lights up, your presents wrapped, gather family and friends and pop the lid off the Late For The Sky Christmas-opoly Board Game. Watch out players! You may be run over by a reindeer. Be nice or you may end up with a lump of coal.  Whatever happens, you better not pout! Available Here

2. Operation: Rudolph the Red-Nosed Raindeer

Put on your scrubs and help Santa, Rudolph and Hermey operate on BUMBLE THE ABOMINABLE SNOW MONSTER in this classic game Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer Operation. It will take a steady hand to get rid of his “sweet tooth,” “Charlie Horse,” “cold shoulder” and more. Rudolph’s nose glows and Bumble roars every time the surgery backfires, so operate with care! Available Here

3. Christmas Charades Game

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It's just like the dinner party game you know and love, but with a holiday twist. Good luck acting out "Star of Bethlehem" in 30 seconds. Get it here

4. The Santa Claus Game

Let the kids be Santa Claus for a change with this heartwarming board game where the emphasis is on giving gifts instead of receiving them. Fair warning: Players are also challenged to sing a favorite holiday tune. Get it here

5. Christmas Trivia Game

Quick! Do you know the only movie to win an Academy Award for its Santa? (Answer: It was Edmund Gwenn's Kris Kringle in Miracle on 34th Street.) Be prepared to answer that question and more in this fact-filled test of holiday smarts. Available here

6. Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer Board Game

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It turns out you can play reindeer games south of the North Pole. Fave characters Rudolph, Hermey and Yukon Cornelius all make an appearance in this movie-themed challenge of saving the misfit toys. Available here

7. Christmas Bingo Game

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We love these Christmas bingo boards, filled with candy canes, snowflakes and gingerbread men — only the most cheerful holiday items. Get it here

8. Christmas Scavenger Hunt 

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Christmas Scavenger Hunt is family fun for the holidays! Includes an indoor deck and an outdoor deck so the whole family can run around the house or the entire neighborhood. Be the first to spot a Santa, find a glitter-covered object, or touch an angel. Simple fun, Christmas Scavenger Hunt will fill your holiday with action and laughter! Contains 220 cards and rules. Available here

9. LEGO Creator Winter Holiday Train

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Gather the family for some festive LEGO building fun with this charming model featuring a full circle of track, boarding platform with bench and lamppost, a power function, upgradable train engine with brick-built smoke bellowing from its stack, coal tender, flatbed wagon with a rotating holiday tree, toys and gifts, and a red caboose with a detailed interior and table. Get it here

10. Pin the Nose on the Snowman

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This great Christmas holiday party game includes a 16" x 20" paper Snowman Face, 10 paper noses, and 2 blindfolds and instructions. Perfect for families and friends! Available here

11. Inflatable Reindeer Christmas Hat Antler Ring Toss

Now this looks like a fun game for a Christmas party or holiday event. This item is an inflatable reindeer antler hat that comes with 4pcs inflatable rings. Simply inflate and play by standing the same distance away, and taking it in turns to try to get the hoop on the antlers. Get it here

12. Nightmare Before Christmas Collector’s Edition Yahtzee

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Play America’s  #1 dice game with a Tim Burton twist! This travel-sized The Nightmare Before Christmas Yahtzee includes a customized dice cup in the shape of Jack Skellington’s head and five collectible dice featuring frightful movie characters. For 2 or more players. Available here