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40 Christmas Activities For Couples (Couples Christmas Bucket List)

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This list of fun Christmas activities for couples is perfect if you are looking to do a “25 Days of Christmas date”.

Around this time of year, lots of us are wondering about different ideas for Christmas dates.

It is always a magical time of year and so much more fun when you are making new holiday memories together.

Even if you are not a fan of those Hallmark Christmas movies, even the most Gringe-like person gets swept up in the romantic holiday spirit at this time of year.

That’s why we have come up with 40 amazing Christmas dates for couples to do together this year.

Make sure to scroll down to grab the free printables too! 

Holiday bucket list for couples

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Last Christmas was our first holiday season together and we had such a blast, building memories and sharing traditions with each other.

We’ve already spoken about all the things we want to do this Christmas and I will definitely be using this list as a sort of “Couples Christmas Challenge”.

One idea I had was to pick 25 ideas and do one a day throughout December as sort of a Christmas activity for couples advent calendar.

I’ll let you know how that goes!

Christmas activities for couples

Christmas Activities For Couples

Go to the Christmas tree farm and cut down your own tree

Drive around and look at the holiday lights

Take Christmas photos for your own Christmas cards

Visit a Christmas market

Go Christmas shopping together

Watch A Christmas movie marathon (Get some amazing Christmas movie ideas here)

Go Snowshoeing

Volunteer together

Get dressed up for a fancy holiday party

Go for a sleigh ride in the country

Have a snowball fight

Spend the afternoon baking cookies together

Have an at-home Christmas carolling party

Go to see the Nutcracker together

Trim the tree while sipping egg nog

Have a gift wrapping afternoon

Go ice skating

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Host an ugly sweater party

Check out the local Santa parade

Get pictures with Santa taken at the mall

Build a snowman

Attend Midnight Mass together

Have a festive fondue party

Invent Christmas cocktails (or mocktails)

Take an evening stroll in the moonlight

Go to Starbucks for a holiday drink

Watch the latest Christmas movie at the theatre

Build a gingerbread house

Rent a cabin for a weekend

Make homemade Christmas gifts

Go shopping for a toy drive or Angel Tree.

Share your family’s Christmas recipes

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Play Christmas Monopoly

Find a gift for each other for under $5

Have dinner on the floor under the Christmas tree

Smooch under the mistletoe

Stay in Holiday pjs all day

Relax by an open fire and sip apple cider

Have a spa day – at home or at a fancy spa

Decorate the outside of the house with lights

Christmas Bucket List For Couples


Free Printable Holiday Bucket List For Couples 

free printable Christmas bucket list for couples

Want to use these Christmas date ideas yourself? 

Download the free printable bucket lists and get ready to have the best holiday season ever! 

To grab your downloads, just click the links below. 

There are two different bucket lists – one checklist style and the other with fun illustrations that looks great framed on the mantel. 

Christmas bucket list for couples


Grab your free printable bucket lists here. 


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