Laugh Along With the 150 Best Christmas Jokes for Kids and Adults

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Funny Christmas jokes are the perfect way to get into the holiday spirit, whether you're sharing cute Christmas jokes for kids at your family's Christmas dinner or texting Santa jokes to all your friends.

Besides, after the year we've all had, we could all use an extra dose of Christmas cheer!

From outrageously silly holiday puns to totally funny Christmas jokes for kids, these hilarious holiday-themed Dad jokes are guaranteed to make you laugh your jingle bells off. And, for an extra dose of holiday fun, we've included a handful of the naughtiest Christmas jokes too—for adults' eyes only, please!

So read on and start spreading seasonal joy one funny joke at a time with the help of this list of the 150 best funny Christmas jokes for kids (plus, a few just for adults!) we've ever seen.

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Funny Christmas Jokes

1. What do you call an obnoxious reindeer? Rude-olph.



2. What did the stamp say to the Christmas card? Stick with me and we’ll go places!

3. How is Christmas exactly like your job? You do all the work and some fat guy in a suit gets all the credit.

4. Why did no one bid for Rudolph and Blitzen on eBay? Because they were two deer!

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5. What do you call a scary looking reindeer? A cari-boo.

6. What does the Queen call her Christmas Broadcast? The One Show!

7. What do reindeers say before they tell you a joke? This one’s gonna sleigh you!

8. What do you call Santa’s little helpers? Subordinate clauses.

9. Why don’t you ever see Santa in the hospital? Because he has private elf care!

10. What’s the difference between the Christmas alphabet and the ordinary alphabet? The Christmas alphabet has

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11. Why is it getting harder to buy Advent calendars? Their days are numbered!

12. How do you know when Santa’s around? You can always sense his presents.

13. How did Scrooge win the football game? The ghost of Christmas passed!

14. What do you call an elf that can sing and dance? Elfis.

15. What do angry mice send to each other at Christmas? Cross-mouse cards!

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16. Where does Santa keep all his money? At the local snow bank.

17. What do you call a broke Santa? Saint Nickel-less

18. What do you call a bunch of chess players bragging about their games in a hotel lobby? Chess nuts boasting in an open foyer!

19. What did the beaver say to the Christmas Tree? Nice gnawing you!

20. Why don’t crabs celebrate Christmas? Because they’re shell-fish.

21. What does Miley Cyrus have at Christmas? Twerky!

22. What’s every parent’s favorite Christmas Carol? Silent Night.

23. What does Santa do with out-of-shape elves? Sends them to an elf Farm.

24. Who hides in the bakery at Christmas? A mince spy!

25. What do snowmen eat for breakfast? Frosted Flakes or Ice Crispies.

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26. How do snowmen get around? They ride an icicle!

27. What do you call Santa when he takes a break? Santa Pause.

28. What does Santa do when his elves misbehave? He gives them the sack!

29. What do you get if you eat Christmas decorations? Tinsil-itis!

30. What did Santa say to the smoker? Please don’t smoke, it’s bad for my elf!

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Christmas Jokes for Kids

31. What does the gingerbread man put on his bed? Cookie sheets!

32. Why was the little boy so cold on Christmas morning? Because it was Decembrrrrr!

33. How does a sheep say Merry Christmas? Fleece Navidad!

34. What comes at the end of Christmas Day? The letter “Y!”

35. What do you get when you combine a Christmas tree with an iPad? A pineapple!

36. What happened to the thief who stole a Christmas calendar? He got 12 months.

37. In what year does New Year’s Day come before Christmas? EVERY year!

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38. What does an elf study in school? The elf-abet.

39. What is a bird’s favorite Christmas story? The Finch Who Stole Christmas.

40. What kind of motorcycle does Santa like to ride? A Holly Davidson!



41. How do sheep wish each other happy holidays? Merry Christmas to ewe.

42. What do you get when Santa becomes a detective? Santa CLUES!

43. What is an elf’s favorite sport? North-pole vaulting.

44. How does a snowman lose weight? He waits for the weather to get warmer!

45. What does Mrs. Claus say to Santa when there are clouds in the sky? It looks like rain, deer.

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46. What did one snowman say to the other snowman? Do you smell carrots?

47. What do snowmen take when the sun gets too hot? A chill pill.

48. What should you give your parents at Christmas? A list of what you want.

49. What does a grumpy sheep say when his friends told him Merry Christmas? Baaaa humbug!

50. Who delivers Christmas presents to elephants? Elephanta Claus.

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51. How does Rudolph know when Christmas is coming? He refers to his calen-deer.

52. Why wouldn’t the Christmas tree stand up? It had no legs.

53. Why does Santa work at the North Pole? Because the penguins kicked him out of the South Pole!

54. Why didn’t Rudolph get a good report card? Because he went down in history.

55. What does Jack Frost like best about school? Snow and tell.

56. What kind of ball doesn’t bounce? A snowball.

57. What did one snowman say another snowman? You’re cool.

58. How do chickens dance at a Christmas party? Chick to chick.

59. What falls at the North Pole and never gets hurt? Snow!

60. What kind of photos do elves take? Elfies!



Christmas Dad Jokes

61. What does Santa suffer from if he gets stuck in a chimney? Claus-trophobia!

62. What's the Grinch's least favorite band? The Who!

63. What happened to the man who stole an Advent Calendar? He got 25 days!

64. How did the ornament get addicted to Christmas? He was hooked on trees his whole life.

65. Who delivers presents to baby sharks at Christmas? Santa Jaws!

66. Why was Santa’s little helper depressed? Because he had very low elf esteem.

67. A book never written: How to Decorate a Tree, by Orna Ment.

68. What does the Grinch do with a baseball bat? Hits a gnome and runs.

69. What do fish sing during the holidays? Christmas corals.

70. What is a Christmas tree’s favorite candy? Ornamints.

71. What did Santa do when he went speed dating? He pulled a cracker!

72. What do you call a kid who doesn’t believe in Santa?A rebel without a Claus.

73. Where do polar bears vote? The North Poll!

74. Why did Frosty ask for a divorce? His wife was a total flake.

75. What do you get if you cross Santa with a duck? A Christmas Quacker!

76. Why does Scrooge love reindeer so much? Because every single buck is dear to him!

77. What goes “Oh, Oh, Oh”? Santa walking backwards!

78. What’s Santa’s favorite snack food? Crisp Pringles.



79. Why was the snowman looking through the carrots? He was picking his nose!

80. Why do mummies like Christmas so much? They’re into all the wrapping.

81. Why does Santa have three gardens? So he can ‘ho ho ho’!

82. How much did Santa pay for his sleigh?  Nothing. It was on the house!

83. What is the best Christmas present in the world? A broken drum, you just can’t beat it!

84. How do you help someone who’s lost their Christmas spirit? Nurse them back to elf.

85. What do snowmen wear on their heads? Ice caps!

86. What did Adam say the day before Christmas? “It’s Christmas, Eve!”

87. What do you call an elf wearing ear muffs? Anything you want. He can’t hear you!

88. What nationality is Santa Claus? North Polish.

89. What do you get when you cross a snowman with a vampire? Frostbite!

90. What do you call a blind reindeer? I have no eye deer.

91. Why does Santa Claus go down the chimney on Christmas Eve? Because it soot's him.

92. What's the difference between Santa and a knight? One slays the dragon, the other drags the sleigh.

93. Why did the Christmas tree go to the barber? It needed to be trimmed!

94. What is Santa Claus' laundry detergent of choice? Yule-Tide.

95. Why was Theresa May sacked as Nativity Manager? She couldn’t run a stable government!

96. How does Santa keep his bathroom tiles immaculate? He uses Comet.



97. What is Santa’s favorite pizza? One that’s deep-pan, crisp and even!

98. What's Santa's favorite song by the Ramones? Blitzen-krieg Bop.

99. I can’t get to the chocolates in my advent calendar. Foiled again.

100. What do the elves call it when Father Christmas claps his hands at the end of a play? Santapplause!

101. How will Christmas dinner be different after Brexit? No Brussels.

102. What do you say to Santa when he's taking attendance at school? Present.

103. Did you know that Santa’s not allowed to go down chimneys this year? It was declared unsafe by the Elf and Safety Commission.

104. What do you call Kris Kringle when he goes on his wife’s health insurance? A dependent Claus.

105. Christmas: The time when everyone gets Santamental.

106. Why are Comet, Cupid, and Donner, and always wet? Because they are rain deer.

107. What do you get if you cross Father Christmas with a detective? Santa Clues!

108. To avoid taking down my Christmas lights, I’m turning my house into an Italian restaurant.

109. I asked my wife what she wanted for Christmas. She told me, “Nothing would make her happier than a diamond necklace.” So I bought her nothing.

110. Why does St. Nick like the Temptations’ version of Silent Night best? Because Santa Was A Rolling Stone.

111. What would you get if you crossed Christmas with St. Patrick’s Day? St. O’Claus!

112. When Santa is on the beach what do the elves call him? Sandy Claus

113. The 3 stages of man: He believes in Santa Claus. He doesn’t believe in Santa Claus. He is Santa Claus.



114. What do you get if Santa goes down the chimney when a fire is lit? Crisp Kringle.

115. What is the best evidence that Microsoft has a monopoly? Santa Claus had to switch from Chimneys to Windows.

116. What’s the most popular Christmas carol in the desert? Oh caaamel ye faithful.

117. What’s as big as Santa but weighs nothing? Santa’s shadow!

118. Who is never hungry at Christmas? The turkey—he’s always stuffed!

119. How do you scare a snowman? Grab a hairdryer!

120. Why does Santa have elves in his workshop? Because the Seven Dwarfs were busy!

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121. Did you hear about the dyslexic Satanist? He sold his soul to Santa.

122. What do a train set and boobs have in common? They were both made for kids but dads can't help playing with them.

123. What do three ho's get you? One very jolly Santa.

124. What’s the difference between a Christmas tree and a man? A Christmas tree will stay up for 12 nights, has cute balls and looks good with the lights on.

125. Is your name Jingle Bells? Cause you look ready to go all the way.

126. Have you heard about Adolph, the brown-nosed reindeer? He can run as fast as Rudolph, he just can’t stop as fast.

127. Why did Santa divorce Mrs. Claus? He refused to let go of all those irritating ho’s.

128. Why are Christmas trees better than men? Even the small ones give satisfaction.

129. Are you Christmas? ‘Cause I wanna merry you!

130. You know, that’s not a candy cane in my pocket… I’m just THAT happy to see you.

131. Why did the Grinch go to the liquor store? He was searching for some holiday spirit.

132. Why does Santa always come through the chimney? Because he knows better than to try the back door.

133. Why did Santa send his daughter to college? To keep her off the North Pole.

134. What do you call Santa if he also lives in the South Pole? Bi-Polar.

135. Why was the snowman smiling? He could see the snowblower coming down the street.

136. What do priests and Christmas trees have in common? Their balls are just ornamental.

137. What did Santa sing when he went down the chimney? "Chest and nuts roasting on an open fire..."

138. Why is Santa so damn jolly? Because he knows where all the naughty girls live.

139. Why are Christmas trees so fond of the past? Because the present's beneath them.

140. What do all the female reindeer do when Santa takes the males out to guide his sleigh? They go into town and blow more than a few bucks.

141. Why did the snowman want a divorce? Because his wife was a total flake.

142. Why did the Grinch rob the liquor store? He desperately needed some holiday spirit.

143. What’s the difference between snowmen and snowwomen? Snowballs.

144. Why doesn’t Santa have kids of his own? He only comes once a year.

145. Wanna see the North Pole? ...At least that's what Mrs. Claus calls it.

146. What’s the difference between Tiger Woods and Santa? Santa was smart enough to stop at three hos.

147. What's Santa's safe sex tip? Wrap your package before shoving it down the chimney.

148. What’s the most disappointing thing for a man on Christmas morning? When he gets a sweater, but he’s hoping for a screamer or a moaner.

149. Why does Santa land on the roof? Because he likes it on top.

150. If your left leg is Thanksgiving and your right leg is Christmas, do you mind if I visit between the holidays?

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