We present to you a list of Christmas trivia questions and answers which contains questions related to Christmas. The term “Christmas” does not mean that these questions are relevant only during Christmas periods, it can be referred to at any time. We have taken time to bring out some of the best Christmas trivia questions and answers that might interest you, and also educate you. It can be used for a bible quiz also. Here is a list of Christmas trivia questions and answers we have compiled for you to enjoy.

Christmas Trivia Questions and Answers

What carol is known as the counting song? “The Twelve Days of Christmas”

Where did there arise such a clatter? On the lawn

What type of canned pie filling is a big seller at Christmastime? Pumpkin

What three characters sing “The Chipmunk Song”? Alvin, Theodore, and Simon

What gift did Caspar bring? Myrrh

In It’s a Wonderful Life, what part of George’s house is always broken? The banister

Christmas Trivia Questions and Answers

Traditionally, does the oldest or youngest family member open the first present? The youngest child!

What carol demands foggy pudding? “We Wish You a Merry Christmas”

In Frosty the Snowman, who brought Frosty back to life?  Santa Claus

Who lost $8,000 in It’s a Wonderful Life! Uncle Billy

In How the Grinch Stole Christmas, what biological shortcoming made the Grinch so mean? His heart was two sizes too small

Who tells you she’s in town by tap, tap, tapping’ at your windowpane? Suzy Snowflake

What is the biggest selling Christmas single of all time? “White Christmas”

What was Scrooge’s first name? Ebenezer

Where was I when I saw Mommy kissing Santa Glaus? On the Stairs

What was the name of Rudolph’s dog-sled driving friend? Yukon Cornelius

Who said, “God Bless Us, Every One!”? Tiny Tim

What glittery bits of metal are hung on a Christmas tree? Tinsel

In “It’s a Wonderful Life,” what kind of spirit is Clarence? An angel

What were Frosty’s last words? “I’ll be back again someday”

What piece of heavenly apparel does the Littlest Angel not wear correctly? His halo

What is Charlie Brown’s complaint about Christmas? It is too commercialized


What instrument does Amahl play as he leads the procession in Amahl and the Night Visitors? His reed pipe

On what street did a Santa Claus miracle occur? 34th

In It’s a Wonderful Life, how did Clarence cleverly save George’s life? He jumped into the river first

Who kept time with the Little Drummer Boy? The ox and the lamb

In The Night Before Christmas, where were the stockings hung? By the chimney

What is the name of the little girl in most versions of The Nutcracker? Clara

What is the last ghost called in A Christmas Carol? The Ghost of Christmas Yet to Come

What color is the Grinch? Green

What song do you hear on every street corner? “Silver Bells”

What was Brenda Lee doing around the Christmas Tree? ‘Rocking’

In A Charlie Brown Christmas, how many cents does Lucy charge for her psychiatric services? 5 cents

Elvis Presley recorded what sad song in the fifties? “Blue Christmas”

In “Winter Wonderland” the lovestruck couple pretends a snowman is who? Parson Brown

What parade was first held January 1, 1886? Tournament of Roses

What song is full of threats and warnings about Santa Claus? “Santa Claus is coming to Town”

Where did Santa land his sleigh in “The Night Before Christmas”? Upon the rooftop

Counting Rudolph, how many reindeer are there? Nine

What happened to the drummer boy’s lamb when he played his song for the Baby Jesus? He came back to life

What did Rudolph never get to join in? Reindeer games

Was Emmy Award-winning cartoon based on a newspaper editorial? Yes, Virginia There is a Santa Claus

What flower does Moore compare St. Nick’s cheeks to? A rose

Whose eyes were made of coal? Frosty’s

What song was originally titled “One Horse Open Sleigh”? “Jingle Bells”

What holiday film annually appears on television more than 300 times? It’s a Wonderful Life

In “It’s A Wonderful Life,” what two friends share their names with two Sesame Street characters? Bert and Ernie

What is Frosty’s nose made of? A button

How many pipers piping did my true love give to me? Eleven

In the movie The Santa Claus, who starred as the substitute Santa Claus? Tim Allen

What was Rudolph’s punishment for his red nose? Could not play in reindeer games

In A Charlie Brown Christmas, who plays the dusty innkeeper in the Christmas play? Pigpen

What did the traffic cop holler to Frosty? “Stop”

What holiday drink contains sugar, milk, and eggs? Eggnog

What popular bite-sized chocolate candy comes wrapped in red and green foil at Christmas? Hershey’s Kisses

Which Saturday Evening Post artist was known for his whimsical pictures of Santa Claus? Norman Rockwell

What one reindeer is never mentioned in “The Night Before Christmas”? Rudolph

St. Nick’s beard is like what feature of winter? Snow

Name the two reindeer whose name begins with a “C”? Comet and Cupid

In “It’s a Wonderful Life,” what did Clarence receive for accomplishing his mission: wings or a halo? His Wings

What song contains the line “Although, it’s been said, many times, many ways”? “The Christmas Song”

What did the Little Drummer Boy give to the Christ Child? A song on his drum

What snack is often left out for Santa? Cookies

In “It’s a Wonderful Life”, who starred as George Bailey? Jimmy Stewart

What cola company was known for its ads featuring a big, smiling Santa? Coca-Cola

What does Alvin want for Christmas? A hula-hoop

What carol contains the word “Fa-la-la-Ia-Ia-Ia-la-la-la”? “Deck the Halls”

In the “Nutcracker” section of Fantasia, what fungi dance the Chinese dance? Mushrooms

What did the Grinch use as a substitute for reindeer? His dog

Who were nestled snug in their beds? The children

What 1990 movie told of a boy’s experience when two men break into his house during Christmas? Home Alone

What fruit is St. Nick’s nose like? A cherry

What popular Christmas toy is based on a 1903 political caricature? The Teddy Bear

Who first recorded “Here Comes Santa Claus”? Gene Autry

What song does a caroler sing outside Scrooge’s office? “God Rest You Merry Gentlemen”

What two words are normally pre-printed on gift tags? To, From

Where was Mommy when she was kissing Santa Claus? Underneath the mistletoe

What film told the plight of a poor mountain family during the days of the Depression? The Homecoming

How does Scrooge improve Cratchit’s life the day after Christmas? He gives him a raise

What country started the tradition of exchanging gifts? Italy (Romans)

In A Charlie Brown Christmas, what winter recreation is the cast of characters doing in the opening scene? Ice Skating

What are tiny, inexpensive gifts usually called? Stocking Suffers

Name the reindeer whose name begins with a “B”? Blitzen

What WWII First Lady wrote a Christmas story about a girl named Marta? Elinor Roosevelt

What non-smoking association sponsors Christmas seals? American Lung Association

Visions of what dance in children’s heads? Sugarplums

How many times is the name of Santa Claus used in “The Night Before Christmas”? None

What is the most popular tree topper? Angel

What carol contains the line “O tidings of comfort and joy”? “God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen”

In “The Night Before Christmas”, I sprang from my bed to see what? What was the matter

Name the three reindeer whose names begin with a “D”? Dasher, Donder, Dancer

In the song “Grandma Got Run over by a Reindeer” what did grandma go to get? Her medication.

What was the first gift my true love sent on the sixth day of Christmas? Six geese a-laying

In what city did Miracle on 34th Street take place? New York

Who wrote “The Night Before Christmas?” Clement C. Moore

What does the nutcracker become after killing the Mouse King? A handsome prince

What men’s grooming appliance became a sled for Santa in commercials of the sixties? Norelco Electric Shaver

What do most elves wear on the tips of their shoes? Bells

After red and green, what are the two most popular Christmas colors? Silver and Gold

What song contains the line “Somebody waits for you, Kiss her once for me”? “A Holly Jolly Christmas”

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