Between cooking, party planning, and gift giving, it can be easy to forget about date nights and connecting with your spouse. So here’s a list of 30 holiday date night ideas that will keep you and your honey connected during the “Most Wonderful Time of the Year.”



  1. Tour a Neighborhood’s Holiday Lights
  2. Make a hot chocolate bar
  3. Listen to Christmas music and talk about your favorite memories from your childhood
  4. Attend a Christmas concert
  5. Go see the Nutcracker
  6. Go see A Christmas Carol
  7. Make Christmas cookies
  8. Watch Christmas movies
  9. Decorate the house
  10. Wrap presents together
  11. Go shopping together
  12. Take holiday photos (our yearly tradition)
  13. Buy your Christmas tree together
  14. Make Christmas breakfast together
  15. Donate to a toy drive.
  16. Go ice skating
  17. Have a pajama party
  18. Make smores
  19. Make homemade popcorn
  20. Have Christmas party
  21. Go out for cheap appetizers and dessert only
  22. Dollar Tree Stocking Stuffer Date
  23. Have Christmas Themed Scavenger Hunt
  24. Read scripture surrounding the birth of Jesus
  25. Read ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas
  26. Open one gift on Christmas Eve
  27. Go to a Tree Lighting Event
  28. Go Window Shopping
  29. Make candy
  30. Go caroling

Looking to start a holiday tradition together? Check out 12 Dates of Christmas.

30 Holiday Date Ideas was first seen on Hobbies and Cents.