Christmas Trivia QuestionsChristmas trivia time! I love trivia! So today I’m sharing 40 Christmas trivia questions and the answers. See how many you can get correct.

These are great to share at your Christmas gathering just as conversation or use them as part of a game if you like.

Good luck!

Christmas Trivia Questions:

  1. What is the name of Scrooge’s dead business partner?
  2. Who does the voice of The Grinch and the story narration in the 1966 cartoon?
  3. Which ocean is Christmas Island located in?
  4. What department store created Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer?
  5. What is the best selling Christmas song ever?
  6. What was Brenda Lee doing around the Christmas tree?
  7. What Christmas special was based on a New York Sun editorial?
  8. Which company was the first to use Santa Claus in an ad?
  9. Which president was the first to decorate the White House Christmas tree?
  10. What country did gingerbread houses originate in?
  11. What color Christmas is Elvis going to have?
  12. What is the name of The Grinch’s dog?
  13. Which reindeer is Rudolph’s father?
  14. How do you say “Merry Christmas” in Spanish?
  15. Who wrote the song “Here Comes Santa Claus?
  16. What where the first artificial Christmas trees made of?
  17. What does it mean when a bell rings?
  18. What is the name of the book that Clarence the Angel is reading at the beginning of “It’s a Wonderful Life”?
  19. What bonus does Clark Griswold get from his company originally?
  20. What does Linus think the snowflakes need when he catches them on his tongue in “A Charlie Brown Christmas”?
  21. What is Ralphie’s little brother’s name in the movie “A Christmas Story”?
  22. What did the Parker family eat for Christmas dinner instead of turkey in “A Christmas Story”?
  23. Who is the original owner of Frosty the Snowman’s magic hat?
  24. What kind of special snow, that never disappears, is Frosty the Snowman made of?
  25. Who caught the Grinch stealing everything?
  26. How much did the Grinch’s heart grow on Christmas day?
  27. On the 11th day of Christmas, what did my true love send to me?
  28. How many total items would you receive if you received all of the gifts in “The Twelve Days of Christmas”?
  29. Where does Santa Claus live?
  30. What character says, “This fog’s as thick as peanut butter”?
  31. What is the name of the boy who is by himself in the movie “Home Alone”?
  32. On what street did a Santa Claus miracle occur?
  33. How does Santa’s belly shake?
  34. In what year did Hallmark introduce its first Christmas cards?
  35. What name is Santa known as in France?
  36. Which song was originally written for Thanksgiving but then became one of the most popular Christmas songs?
  37. In what year was Mrs. Claus first introduced?
  38. What did Hermey the Elf really want to be?
  39. The Griswold’s live in the suburb of what city?
  40. Why did cousin Eddie quit eating squirrel?

Christmas Trivia Answers:

  1. Jacob Marley
  2. Boris Karloff
  3. Indian Ocean
  4. Montgomery-Ward
  5. White Christmas
  6. Rockin’
  7. Yes, Virginia There is a Santa Claus
  8. Coca-Cola
  9. Franklin Pierce
  10. Germany
  11. Blue
  12. Max
  13. Donner
  14. Feliz Navidad
  15. Gene Autry
  16. Goose Feathers
  17. An angel gets his wings
  18. The Adventures of Tom Sawyer
  19. 1-year membership to the Jelly of the Month Club
  20. Sugar
  21. Randy
  22. Duck
  23. Professor Hinkle
  24. Christmas snow
  25. Cindy-Lou Who
  26. 3 sizes
  27. Eleven Pipers Piping
  28. 364 gifts
  29. The North Pole
  30. Yukon Cornelius in Rudolph the Red Nose Reindeer
  31. Kevin
  32. 34th Street
  33. Like a bowl full of jelly
  34. 1915
  35. Pere Noel
  36. Jingle Bells
  37. 1889 in the book “Goody Santa Claus on a Sleigh Ride”
  38. A dentist
  39. Chicago
  40. He found out they were high in cholesterol

How many did you get correct? Did any of the answers surprise you?

Robyn