Skip to Content

Christmas, Hanukkah and Kwanzaa are great reasons to celebrate this month. However, they’re not the only special days, there’s also tons of December national days to enjoy!

There’s delicious food days like Bake Cookies Day on the 18th. There’s even various chocolate holidays to be celebrated like National Chocolate Covered Anything Day on the 16th.

Some of the days this month are dedicated to activities like National Gingerbread House Day on the 12th, and National Letter Writing Day on the 7th.

There’s also drink days to celebrate this month, like National Eggnog Day on the 24th. Don’t forget to end the year with one of our favorite wine holidays, on the 31st – National Champagne Day!

This month, there are several national days related to Christmas activities. Some of our favorites are like National Christmas Card Day on the 9th, National Poinsettia Day on the 12th, and Santa’s List Day on the 4th!

Keep reading for more December national days. Plus, make sure to check out our free word search of national days this month!

December Word Search Printable – National Days Word Find Puzzle

A new month means it’s time for a national days word search. If you enjoy puzzles, you will love this free December word search printable for the national days of the month. Search the seek and find puzzle for national days for December. They can be found in any direction, including diagonally. Give yourself a …

Read More about December Word Search Printable – National Days Word Find Puzzle

What are the National Days of December? – Find Out With Our List!

This handy list of the national days of December will give you a quick look at the month to find out how to celebrate your favorite national day with crafts ideas, food and drink recipes and interesting ways to entertain. Each time I write a post about a new and fun national day about December …

Read More about What are the National Days of December? – Find Out With Our List!

Bake Cookies Day – Celebrate with These Festive Gumdrop Cookies

December 18 is one of this month’s food holidays and is celebrated each year as Bake Cookies Day. We’ll be honoring the day with some tasty cookies using the colors of Christmas red and green gumdrops. The best thing about Bake Cookies Day is that it’s a great excuse to eat cookies. Any excuse to …

Read More about Bake Cookies Day – Celebrate with These Festive Gumdrop Cookies

Christmas Card Day – Learn Facts about Christmas Cards & Their History

Christmas Card Day is finally here! As we get closer to December 25, it’s time to celebrate one of the traditions of Christmas – sending holiday cards to your loved ones! There are so many things that make Christmas magical – the scent of fresh pine, decorating for the holiday, hanging ornaments on the Christmas …

Read More about Christmas Card Day – Learn Facts about Christmas Cards & Their History

Celebrate Santa’s List Day – Find Out Who Is On The Nice List This Year…

It’s time to celebrate Santa’s List Day! As the weather is getting cooler and Christmas is getting closer, Santa is writing a list and deciding who is naughty and who is nice. He writes his list on December 4, and there is no better time than the present to learn more about this special day! …

Read More about Celebrate Santa’s List Day – Find Out Who Is On The Nice List This Year…

National Poinsettia Day – Poinsettia Colors, Symbolism, Facts & more!

December is finally here, and with it comes cooler weather, holiday cheer and National Poinsettia Day! Learn more about poinsettias, and ways to celebrate this national day. Poinsettias are a special part of Christmas. Just like cooking holiday meals, giving presents to loved ones, writing letters to Santa (or even calling Santa’s phone number), and …

Read More about National Poinsettia Day – Poinsettia Colors, Symbolism, Facts & more!

National Letter Writing Day – Celebrate the History of Letter Writing Today!

National Letter Writing Day encourages us to put down technology, and connect with pen and paper. Read on to learn how to celebrate this day! When was the last time you sent someone a hand written letter? Or the last time you opened your mailbox to find that you have received mail that wasn’t bills …

Read More about National Letter Writing Day – Celebrate the History of Letter Writing Today!

Everything Goes Better with Chocolate!

December 16 is one of this month’s food holidays known ass National Chocolate Covered Anything Day!  As far as I am concerned, a bit of chocolate can go a long way towards making dessert recipes taste fabulous. Cashews are a perfect match to go with chocolate, but so are many other things! For an extra special chocolate …

Read More about Everything Goes Better with Chocolate!