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Discover a whole host of fancy and fabulous party tips and recipes, seasonal craft and activity ideas, and reading-readiness suggestions from the folks who bring you Fancy Nancy!

14 Holiday Sleepover Ideas for Kids

Tis’ the season to spread the Christmas cheer! What better way to spread that cheer than by throwing a wonderful Christmas-themed sleepover of your kiddo and their friends? We’ve put together a list that’ll fill your kid’s sleepover with the holiday spirit.

Festive Holiday Food

 

Hot Chocolate Bar

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It’s not winter without hot chocolate!

 

Christmas Cookie Decorating Station  

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Let the kids unleash their inner Picasso!

 

Veggie Christmas Tree Platter

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Betty Crocker

Give the little ones a break from sugar with this festive vegetable platter.

 

Waffle Cone Christmas Tree

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Waffle Cone Christmas Trees are much easier to make than Gingerbread Houses, but just as adorable!

 

Fun-filled Activities

 

Christmas Movies

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Wikipedia

The winter holiday’s can’t pass by without watching some Christmas movies. Here’s a list of 50 family friendly movies.

 

Winter Read Aloud

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NY Times

Dust off the Christmas books, such as Fancy Nancy: Splendiferous Christmas, and gather the children around for a winter read aloud!

 

Pin the Nose on Rudolph

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Fiona Carter

Let the donkey take a break this Christmas and pin the nose on the reindeer instead!

 

Christmas Scavenger Hunt

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Stuffed Suitcase

When winter wonderlands become too cold for outdoor playtime, an indoor scavenger hunt is just as much fun!

 

Christmas Bingo

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Bingo with a Christmas twist!

 

Cozy Crafts

 

Salt Dough Ornaments

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Mommypotamus

Salt dough ornaments are wonderful sleepover keepsakes!

 

Bow Tie Noodle Wreath Christmas Card

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This homemade Christmas card is the perfect sleepover project for the kiddos.

 

Reindeer Hat

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Hative

The little ones will have just as much fun making these Reindeer Hats as they will wearing them!

 

DIY Snow Globe

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Crazy Little Projects

These DIY Snow Globes are quick and easy to make and the kids will love it!

 

Snow Playdough

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Give homemade playdough a winter makeover with this recipe from Yellow Bliss Road.

 

Find more fancy ideas for your next sleepover!

Don’t forget to check out the Fancy Nancy show on Disney Junior!