Skip directly to RulesOrganizing or Gameplay. Every year our family gets together for Christmas. There's lots of us gathering and having a great time.
Unlike the White Elephant gift exchange, Dirty Santa gifts are usually items the recipients will want and use. Oh, you know it happens! Click on the picture below and you will have a handy dandy PDF show up!
Among his varied other writing interests, Richard Parr aspires to creating interesting and inspiring stories about life. For the past few years, the adults in my extended family 12 of us total have gathered together around Christmastime to play our version of Dirty Santa. Dirty Santa is a family-friendly gift exchange game that has been a staple of holiday traditions for many years.
Don't get us wrong: We're all for family-friendly holiday activitiesbut by the kids' bedtime, you and your friends might need a few grown-up ideas for breaking the ice and passing the time. When the children are nestled all snug in their beds, break out these free and funny Christmas games for adults in large groups and small. Just like the game of Spoons, but swap cutlery for candy canes for a fun Christmas card game with even sweeter scoring.
A white elephant gift exchange Yankee swap  or Dirty Santa  [nb 1] is a party game where amusing, impractical gifts are exchanged during festivities. Usually, the goal of a white elephant gift exchange is to entertain party-goers rather than to gain a genuinely valuable or highly sought-after item. The term white elephant refers to an extravagant, but impractical, gift that cannot be easily disposed of.
I'm a person that loves learning about people and, when I host parties, I'll often have some icebreaker games prepared. The trouble is, there are so few icebreaker games out there that are actually original. As a result, I've had to make them up!
This season is all about giving. So why not give — and get — a few laughs while you're at it? Wrapping the perfect present in the perfect paper and presenting it at the office is so much fun that it could be considered an adrenaline rush.
Some people jump at the chance to participate in a White Elephant, Secret Santa, or similar Christmas gift exchange. But others? Gift passing games can take a lot of different forms, but the most familiar one involves a colorful Christmas-themed story or poem.
The basic rules are simple. Each participant places their name in a box, hat or similar container. Next, the names are mixed up and each person selects one from the container without telling anyone else whose name they drew.
The Holiday season isn't much fun without some stomach wrenching laughs, and what better way to have fun than playing some good ol' party games and keeping things twisted! Pack some great holiday cheers in your office and family get-togethers this Christmas season with these hilarious party games for adults. You won't need more items than you already have, just list down the rules and you're all set to play. Below are the great Christmas games for adults.