Holiday Party Idea: Name that Christmas Carol Printable Game

Have fun at your next holiday party testing your knowledge with this name that Christmas carol guessing game printable and answer key! A fun game for the holiday season.

Looking for more awesome free Christmas printables? Don’t miss these holiday party , free printable Christmas Scattergories game & Christmas Activity Placemat Printables. Plus, I’ve got Printable Christmas stories, and fun printable Christmas games like, What’s on Your Phone Christmas EditionSanta Says, Christmas Scavenger Hunt, and Christmas Think Fast Game. Even two different Christmas Scavenger Hunts, one with clues and one for Christmas lights.

printed sheet of list of christmas carols

I love free printable Christmas games like this! They test your knowledge and provide an element of so much fun at any holiday party and all you have to do is print them off on your home printer. I found this game in my mom’s Christmas files that she’s collected over the years and jazzed it up a bit to share here for a great way to enjoy family game night full of fun Christmas games.

The holiday season is filled with joy, laughter, and the sound of beloved Christmas carols. If you’re looking for a fun and interactive activity to entertain your family and friends during this festive time, look no further than the Christmas Carol Guessing Game Printable. This free printable game is a delightful way to test your knowledge of classic holiday tunes while creating lasting memories with your loved ones which is perfect for having a great time playing fun holiday games.

printed sheet of list of christmas carols

Why You’ll Love This Free Printable:

Engaging Entertainment: The Christmas Carol Guessing Game Printable offers entertainment for all ages at Christmas parties. Whether you’re hosting a holiday party or simply spending quality time with your family, this popular Christmas carols game is sure to bring laughter and excitement to the occasion. It’s a fantastic icebreaker and a great way to get everyone into the holiday spirit.

Easy to Use: This printable game is incredibly user-friendly. Simply download and print the instant download, print, and you’re ready to start playing at your Christmas celebrations. The clear and concise instructions make it easy for everyone to participate, even those who may not be familiar with all the carols. Plus, the colorful and festive design of the game cards adds a touch of holiday cheer to your gathering. Consider pairing younger players with adults to help identify the Christmas song titles.

How to Use the Printable:

  1. Download the Christmas Carol Guessing Game Printable game sheet by entering your email in the box below. Then the download link with the digital file will be sent right to your inbox.
  2. Print the games on regular paper or white card stock for more durability at home or your local print shop.
  3. Provide each person playing the game with a copy of the game.

How to play this Christmas party game:

There are a couple ways to play this fun Christmas some game printable:

  1. To play this game you can simply let everyone work on it at their leisure during a party or get together. 
  2. Or have everyone start at the same time and set a time limit. Check the answers at the end of the time limit and of course you need to hand out major awards! Get whatever you think would work best for the event, but might I suggest a leg lamp (Name that Christmas Movie). I have included a list of small prize ideas below.

A couple of other rules to consider setting:

Feel free to add your own other rules. Print off the game below and make up your own rules. No cell phones? Or you can allow them if you want this to be more open book style. Or have partners. Are first lines and titles of the favorite Christmas carols acceptable or only the actual titles? Customize the rules to fit the event and participants.

printed sheet of list of christmas carols

Variations for Using the Christmas Carol Guessing Game Printable:

Team Challenge: Divide your guests into teams and turn the game into a friendly competition. Each team can take turns guessing the carols, earning points for correct answers. This variation adds an extra layer of excitement and encourages teamwork and collaboration.

Carol Karaoke: Take the game to the next level by turning it into a karaoke session. After guessing the carol, have the players sing a verse or two of the song. This variation adds a musical element to the game and guarantees lots of laughter and merriment.

printed sheet of list of christmas carols

Common Questions about Christmas Carol Guessing Game Printable:

Can I customize the game cards? 

Unfortunately, the game cards are not customizable. However, you can always create your own version by using blank cards and writing down your favorite carols.

How many players can participate in the game? 

The Christmas Carol Guessing Game Printable can accommodate any number of players. Whether you’re playing with a small group or a large gathering, everyone can join in the fun.


Don’t forget a fun small prize, it is a great way to commemorate the winner or winning team. Here are a list of creative ideas you could give winners of holiday party games and increase the holiday spirit.

  • gift cards
  • card games
  • jigsaw puzzle
  • candy canes
  • gingerbread house kit
  • hot chocolate bombs
  • Christmas candy
  • cash
  • puzzle game
  • white elephant gifts
  • non-candy treats
  • snow globe
  • basically any holiday items

Other Activities to Pair with This Game:

Don’t stop the holiday fun with only the free printable carol guessing game, make this a full evening of a fun family activity.

  1. Gift Exchange game or white elephant gift exchange.
  2. Other christmas party games such as Christmas Bingo, Name that Carol, Santa Says printable card games, and more.
  3. Hot Cocoa Bar. Enjoy a cup of hot cocoa while enjoying this themed scavenger hunt.
  4. Opening Christmas gifts on Christmas Morning
  5. While listening to Christmas music.
  6. Decorating Christmas cookies.

My favorite Printable Supplies:

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  • Printer: I love my HP home Printer, it prints beautifully every time no matter what projects I am working on.
  • Paper: Depending on the durability you want with your printables, consider printing on white card stock or high quality paper.
  • Laminator: For printables you are planning to use over and over again, simply laminate and use dry erase markers to mark up the printables.

Download the Printable Game Here:

Please remember my printables are only free for personal use.

All you have to do is enter your email in the box above to receive the digital downloads for this game. Then you can laminate it or save it in your own Christmas files. And be on the lookout for all of the other fun 12 Days of Christmas printables.  

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Updated 12/28/2024


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I’m Emily, a mom and wife with a passion for crafting, celebrating holidays, and creating memorable moments. From Idaho to the world, The Benson Street is a treasure trove of easy, fun DIY projects, delightful printables, and delicious recipes. With over a decade of experience in blogging and a love for all things seasonal, I’m here to share my tips, ideas, and occasional mishaps. Join me in adding a dash of joy and creativity to every day! Read more…