This DIY Holiday Scavenger Hunt Is Fun for the Whole Family

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The best way to keep guests entertained at your holiday party? Send them on a Christmas scavenger hunt! Lucky for you, we have all of the holiday-themed clues to lead everyone to a big surprise. All you have to do is print and hide them around your home—and don't forget to pick a grand prize!

Write down the instructions below on separate slips of paper and place them in their dedicated spots around the house. Hand out the first clue, and let them figure out the rest!

Christmas Scavenger Hunt

Merry Christmas to all, and to all a good morning! For your first clue, head to the enormous tree in your home that ornaments are adorning.

Reindeer can fly over trees, seas, and moats—you'll find your next clue in the pocket of your coat.

Santa never leaves your door open—not even a smidge! Check for your next clue on a shelf in the fridge.

One of the best parts of Christmas is candy galore! The next clue you find will be stuck to your front door.

There are red- and green-wrapped presents for good girls and boys—now check in the place you keep all of your toys.

Careful where you step: Your next hint is under a rug—lift up a corner and you'll find it snug as a bug.

'Tis the season for winter frost to come a knocking—you'll see your next clue tucked inside your stocking!

On Christmas Eve night, Santa Claus enters your house and leaves without a peep! Head to the place you go to get a good night's sleep.

I hope this year you were a good little elf! It's almost time to finish this game, and the next clue's on the shelf.

Christmas is a time that's filled with glee, so look for your prize under the tree!

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