Christmas Quiz for Kids

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We have created a child-friendly Christmas quiz for you. We have been hosting loads of quizzes this year on Zoom calls. It’s a great way to have fun with family, friends, co-workers, and groups. The last quiz we put up for you was a Family Christmas Quiz with a range of difficulty levels for all the family to enjoy and feel challenged by. But if you have a group of children you would like to host a festive-themed quiz, we have put together this Christmas quiz for kids. 

This Christmas quiz for kids is a list of 30 questions and answers which hopefully should be suited to children of all ages. Simple pick the questions for your quiz using the list below as inspiration, or you can download and print the PDF we have made for you to make it easier. 

Hopefully this list of questions will save you time so you can get on with organised the rest of your Christmas activities! Enjoy the quiz!

Quick note: We also have a new Christmas quiz for adults here plus a new Christmas music quiz, Christmas movie quiz, Christmas Food Quiz, Christmas Drinks Quiz, Christmas Animal Quiz, Christmas General Trivia Quiz or add a physical element to the zoom quiz with an Online Christmas Scavenger Hunt.


Kids Christmas Quiz Downloads

Christmas Quiz for Kids – 30 Questions and Answers

1. Which Christmas movie features Swirly Twirly Gumdrops and Candy Cane Forest?


2. In a famous Christmas song, what type of bird was sat in a pear tree?

A partridge

3. What are the two most popular items placed on top of a Christmas tree?

Star and Angel

4. Which famous drinks company was the first to use Santa Claus in its advertisements?


5. What is the name of the Grinch’s dog?


6. True or false: there is a town called Santa Claus?

True: Santa Claus is a town in Indiana in the United States.

7. What date is Christmas Eve on?

24th December

8. How many ghosts visit Scrooge: 3, 4 or 5?

4 – Jacob Marley and the ghosts of Christmas past, present, and future.

9. Traditionally, what colour is Santa’s sack?


10. ‘Merry Christmas you filthy animal’ is a quote from which popular movie?

Home Alone

11. What type of animal does Santa use to pull his sleigh: a) Horse, b) Donkey, c) Reindeer?

c) Reindeer

12. What is the missing word from this famous Christmas song – O Little Town of… : a) Nazareth, b) Bethlehem, c) Jerusalem?

b) Bethlehem

13. What is the name of Kristoff’s reindeer in the Disney movie ‘Frozen’?


14. How many doors would you open on an advent calendar before Christmas Day arrives?


15. In the famous Christmas song, what type of plant was Mummy kissing Santa Claus under?


16. What gifts did the three kings take to baby Jesus?

Gold, frankincense, myrrh

17. What is the missing word from this famous Christmas song: Ding Dong … On High: a) Happily, b) Joyfully, c) Merrily?

c) Merrily

18. Which Christmas song includes the lyrics: ‘Dashing through the snow, in a one horse open sleigh’?

Jingle Bells

19. What three small words are the laughter of Father Christmas?

Ho! Ho! Ho!

20. According to the fabulous Christmas song, what colour is Rudolph’s nose?


21. Where does Santa live?

The North Pole

22. What might you pull on Christmas Day: a) A balloon, b) A cracker, c) A muscle?

b) cracker

23. How many times does the number 1 appear on an advent calendar with 24 doors?

12 times (1, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 21)

24. Which TV family has a pet dog called Santa’s Little Helper?

The Simpsons

25. What two colours are candy canes?

Red and white

26. In the movie Elf, which city does Buddy travel to in search of his father?

New York City

27. Can you fill in the missing words from these famous Christmas song lyrics: Chestnuts roasting on an open fire, …. ….. nipping at your nose?

Jack Frost

28. What’s the name for sausages wrapped in bacon traditionally eaten with the Christmas dinner?

Pigs in blankets

29. What’s the name of the main villain in The Nightmare Before Christmas?

Oogie Boogie

30. Which fairy tale was the first gingerbread houses inspired by?

Hansel and Gretel


Christmas Quiz Download

Would you like a nice copy of the Christmas Quiz for Kids to download and print at home? We have created a couple of options for you!

  • The first is a one-page questions and answers sheet in mint green.
  • The second is a two-page document with the questions and answers on separate pages in a warm red.

If you would like to download and print this at home simply fill in your details on the form below and you will get access to the free resource library.


Good luck with hosting your Christmas quiz for the children in your life! 

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