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Christmas Drinking Game

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Five people celebrating the Christmas Day Drinking Game with a Social by clinking their drinks
Christmas Drinking Game | Social!

If during the course of the Christmas Drinking Game you should end up under the Mistletoe with another player, clink glasses and both of you take a drink because it respects boundaries and being forced to kiss does not.

Take One Drink

  • If someone alludes to gaining weight during the holidays
  • If someone bumps into someone or says excuse me, can I get by?
  • If someone gives you unsolicited advice
  • If someone talks about Climate Change and how there's no snow (Northern States)
  • If there is a Christmas movie playing in the background
  • If there is a fire in the fireplace

Take Two Drinks

  • If the Christmas movie is Elf, Home Alone, It's a Wonderful Life, Miracle on 34th Street
  • If there is a fire on a digital screen
  • When someone mentions Dry January, or not drinking "next month"

Take Three Drinks

  • If someone brings a fruit cake or jello mold
  • If the Christmas movie is A Christmas Story
  • Whenever socially awkward person makes a super awkward joke that is not funny

Take Four Drinks

  • If a child or animal gets into the dessert before dinner
  • If the Christmas movie is A Christmas Story Christmas

Finish Your Drink

  • If something catches on fire
  • If someone gets engaged or announces a pregnancy
  • If the Christmas tree falls over
  • When your family member invites their ex you don't like


  • Every time you hear carolers caroling during the Christmas movie playing on TV
  • In honor of those who had to stay home because of COVID, the Flu, or some other illness.

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