10 Exciting Activities for Christmas Day

Dad engaging in fun Christmas activities with son

Christmas is a time of celebration and joy, and there are so many fun and festive activities to enjoy on this special day. 

From hosting a holiday dinner and singing carols to going on a winter hike and watching classic Christmas movies, there’s no shortage of ways to celebrate the holiday season.

 In this article, we’ve compiled a list of 10 fun activities that you can do on Christmas Day to help you get into the holiday spirit.

 Whether you’re spending the day with family or friends, these activities are sure to bring some cheer and joy to your holiday celebration. 

So , get ready to have some fun

  1. Go on a safari.

 Kenya is home to some of the most beautiful wildlife in the world, and what better way to celebrate the holiday season than by going on a safari and seeing the animals in their natural habitat?

Visit the Nairobi wildlife orphanage to get a close-up look at your favorite wild animals. 

These are one of the socializing pursuits that best suit your spending limit. 

  1. Attend a Christmas church service. 

Christmas is a time of celebration and reflection for many people. Therefore , attending a church service can be a meaningful and spiritual way to celebrate the holiday season.

  1. Enjoy a Christmas feast. 

Christmas is a time for feasting, and many families gather around the table to enjoy a delicious meal together.  

At this point, the expression “sipendi mboga” will become popular.

It’s time to tuck into that mouthwatering nyama choma (grilled beef), chapati, pilau, and kuku. Ignore the weight-adding. We’ll talk about weight growth again in January, but for now, stick to eating only junk.

  1. Go caroling. 

Singing Christmas carols is a beloved holiday tradition. 

Participate in a caroling event since Santa Claus Christmas parties are incomplete without it.

Visit shopping malls, churches, and caroling events with friends and family to spread holiday cheer and feel festive.

  1. Take a scenic drive.

 Kenya is home to breathtaking landscapes and natural beauty. Take a drive through the countryside and enjoy the beautiful scenery.

Oh, and have you seen Uhuru Park after its recent renovation? Heaven is in that place.Don’t forget to snap pictures there, please.

Hey, don’t say you can’t go on a scenic  drive because you’re poor; instead, take advantage of the recreation areas that offer free entrance.

  1. Have a holiday movie marathon.

It’s not Christmas until we have watched!

 Gather the family and watch all your favorite holiday movies. From classic films like “Christmas Love ” to more modern hits like “It’s a Wonderful Life,” there’s no shortage of great films to choose from.

  1. Host a Game night

Have a gaming night with your family and friends.

Spending time with your loved ones is a pleasant way to enjoy the holiday season and show them how much you care.

Play wildly entertaining games like Crazy Drunk Game, Drink and Know Kenya, Classic Twister Game, Beer Pong, Drunken Jenga, and much more to discover new talents and embarrass yourself and your friends.

  1. Visit those in need and donate

It is the season of giving!  

Put a smile on someone in need this Christmas.  A small donation will make a difference to these people. 

Be a Santa to the orphans, widows, and underprivileged in your neighborhood.

  1. Visit family on Christmas Day

Visiting family on Christmas day can be a wonderful way to celebrate  the holiday and spend time with loved ones.

When visiting, don’t forget to bring gifts for your loved ones. Send them an evoucher from Giftpesa if you can’t travel.

  1. Play twin by Wearing Christmas sweaters and pajamas 

Now is the moment to play “from me and mine.” 

When getting your family portrait shot, dress in your family’s Christmas sweaters and pajamas and post them on your social media page. 

They will look stunning on your Instagram page.

You can make it fun by asking your followers to vote for the family member with the finest outfit.