Without a doubt, holiday party ideas help you make it through the year.
Just knowing there’s a holiday ’round the corner can often give you a hopeful feeling – especially if you’re going through a rough or busy patch. This is a bonus, since work takes up a lot of our time.
Holidays are also a welcome break from the daily grind. That’s good news for any workaholics.
To help you get the most out of the seasons, I’ve compiled a list of holiday party ideas and activities for your pleasure – starting with Christmas and rounding out with Halloween.
- Each page includes ideas for invites, decorations, games and loads more.
My goal is to give you as much seasonal fun as possible.
Christmas & Winter
- Christmas Movie Trivia – 20 questions, two types of Christmas movie. You game?
- Christmas Office Party Ideas – Create an office party your team will NOT dread.
- Christmas Trivia Quiz – Discover the secrets of Christmas with this fun game.
- How to Cope with Holiday Depression – Avoid these 5 mistakes to stay happy.
- Kick-Ass Games for a Christmas Party – Relaxing fun that won’t need any props.
- Killer Christmas Office Party Game – Part drinking game, 100% Santa.
- Name that Christmas Carol – Can you identify these 20 carols?
- Unconventional Christmas Themes – Be the Christmas party that stands out.
- Winter Solstice Celebrations in 6 Simple Steps – Celebrate the longest night of the year, on December 21 or 22 every year.
- 5 New Year’s Party Games – Easy to plan, so your year can end with a bang.
- Plan Your Valentine Party Ideas – In 5 steps, plan a party without the stress.
- Throw an Anti Valentines Party – Celebrate without the bitterness, in 3 ways.
- Valentine’s Day Creative Ideas – 10 fun ways to out-think Valentine’s Day.
Chinese New Year
- 8 Fun Chinese New Year Activities – Includes a list of NY Do’s and Don’ts.
- Chinese Etiquette Quiz – Are your table manners insulting your guests? Find out.
- Decorating Easter Eggs – Here are 4 ways to decorate (a video guide).
- 12 Spring Party Ideas – Find out how to start a new year with a clean slate.
- Celebrate Earth Day in 10 Ways – Give Earth Day a go, every April 22.
- Celebrate Mothers Day – 7 Activities – Give your mom the break she deserves.
- Celebrate St Patricks Day – 7 party ideas, plus Edward Lear, this March 17.
- Eurovision Music Theme Party – Join thousands of Europeans this May in celebrating their annual Eurovision Song Contest.
- 12 Fathers Day Activities – Remind your dad how cool he is with these ideas.
- Celebrate Friendship Day – Raise a toast to the magic that is friendship, thanks to International Friendship Day (every August).
- Celebrate Oktoberfest – An easy-to-do version of Germany’s major beer festival.
- 9 Must-Have Halloween Party Game Ideas – Scary but affordable fun.
- Halloween Origin Trivia Quiz – Why do we wear masks on Halloween? Was pumpkin always the in-vegetable? Find out.
Need a hand getting your planning sorted (only without the stress)?
Download yourself a PDF copy of this party planning checklist.