25 Best Games to Play Over the Holidays

Over the holidays, most families want to come together and enjoy the pleasures of hearth and home while maybe playing a few great games in the process. But, let’s face it, you’ve likely over-played the game of Monopoly sitting in your closet. It’s time to broaden your horizons and spice’n up your Thanksgiving or Christmas party. There’s nothing better than a new game to make the holidays exciting again. So, get ready, because we’ve got the 25 Best Games to Play Over the Holidays.


Farkel Party Game

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This party game is for the whole family and only uses dice to play. It’s easy to learn and will help your kids with their math skills and focus.


Jenga GIANT Genuine Hardwood Game


Most people have played Jenga, but it’s likely they haven’t played GIANT Jenga. Believe it or not, it totally changes the dynamic and can be even more fun than the smaller version of the game.




This game can involve 2 to 5 players and has a super fast play time, up to thirty minutes. With beautiful artwork and fun for ages eight and up, you command a submarine as you explore the depths of the ocean for treasure and other valuables. You’ll definitely want to pick this up and play during the holidays.




A fun historical and educational game for ages 8 and older, this card game requires players to place historical events in correct chronological order. It’s not as easy at it sounds and can be a ton of fun playing with your family.


Never Have I Ever


This is one of those 17+ games you play on a quiet holiday night after the kids have gone to bed. The concept is fairly simple, but the game’s questions and rules add a new dynamic to a classic party game.

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