5 Fun Activities for a Chill Christmas Day

Relax After a Long Morning of Gift Giving. 

After the intensity of a joyous, present-filled Christmas morning, it can feel like the only course of action is to go back to sleep. That doesn’t have to be the way you spend your Christmas day though! There are plenty of hassle-free options to have a fun Christmas day. These are some of our best ideas to enjoy a chill, fun, and relaxing Christmas day with the family.

Watch A Christmas Movie

Why not put on a Holiday favorite as everyone comes down from their Christmas present euphoria? Or you could try out a new film everyone will enjoy! You could even munch on some Christmas snacks while you watch. Check out some of these festive favorites, from Batman to Bad Santa, there’s something for everyone. 

Bake A Christmas Recipe

This is a great way to spend time together right after Christmas breakfast. You could bake something to eat later in the evening or even to have something delicious to eat while watching a Christmas film. These delightful recipes are sure to satisfy some yuletide cravings.

Play A Board Game

If you or anyone in your family is highly competitive, this might not be the best choice to maintain a “chill” Christmas. However, if everyone agrees to just have fun, this could end up being a fantastic way to spend the day. Whether your family rarely plays games, or you’re seasoned hobbyists sitting down for your next play session, there’s a ton of games to choose from. 

Make A Christmas Craft

Christmas crafts are a fun and creative way to spend the day, especially if you have young kids. You could even put on a Christmas flick while making your craft! From easier projects you can do with very young children, to more advanced décor projects you can do on your own, there are a plethora of choices.

Go For a Walk

Sometimes the best way to enjoy Christmas Day is in the great outdoors. If the weather holds up, have the family put on their coats and take a nice afternoon stroll. Even if it’s just around the block, it can be a nice way to recharge and appreciate the day. You can even look at some of the Christmas decorations around the neighborhood!