With Christmas just around the corner, now's the perfect time to start planning on some festive activities to play with friends and family. One idea is to play a Christmas version of Pictionary - the classic drawing and guessing game.

How to play Christmas Pictionary

Pictionary is a game where player draw an item or a phrase, and everybody else guesses. Split into teams, and set a timer. Take turns drawing and guessing, and the team with the most correct guesses after everybody has a turn wins.

Christmas Pictionary is great for groups of 8-12.

Christmas Pictionary List of Words

The original Pictionary board game includes game cards with all sorts of different words on it. If you want a Christmas themed version, you will have to improvise. Luckily, it's a simple game that only requires a few implements - pen, paper and a list of words. We've provide the list of words below, so just make sure you bring the rest! Tip: If you need to time your rounds, your phone can come in handy.

Playing other Drawing Games Online

We've gathered all the best icebreaker games and put them online for convenience. If you head over to Brightful Meeting Games, you'll find a selection of icebreaker games to play during your friends, family or colleagues. The games are completely free, and a great tool for team building. If you want to play a drawing game like Pictionary, try Draw It!

Here is a list of Christmas Pictionary phrases for you to draw:

Rudolph

Angel

Manger

Snowman

Candy Cane

Tinsel

Ornaments

Gift

Sleigh

Baby Jesus

Caroling

Reindeer

Ho, Ho, Ho

Jingle Bells

Christmas Tree

Elf

Sack of Toys

Christmas Lights

Saint Nick

Wreath

Reindeer Games

Stocking

Frosty the Snowman

12 Days of Christmas

The Grinch

Yule log

Santa Claus is Coming to Town

Rudolph's Nose

Christmas Carols

Elf on the Shelf

Festive Decorations

Christmas Cakes

Christmas Cards

Carolers

Stockings

Chocolate Logs

Christmas Shopping

Church Carols

Reindeer Antlers

Christmas Tree Wreath

Santa's Helpers

The Nutcracker

Ho Ho Ho

Christmas Cookies

Toy Soldiers

Christmas Card

Polar Express

Canday cane

Eggnog

Presents

Luminarie

Rednose reindeer

Bells jingle

Snowflake

Mistletoe

Skates

Festive

Advent

Gifts

Winter wonderland

Antlers

Wreathe

Holly

Fir tree

Star

Snowball fight

Ice skating

Logs

Tree

Reindeer tracks

Glittering

Peppermints