Christmas Coloring Pages (& Winter Activities)

Download and print these original Christmas coloring pages from The Good and the Beautiful! Add extra joy and beauty into your home this year through these beautiful scenes.

Both children and adults will love to add color and bring our one-of-a-kind printable Christmas coloring pages to life.

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Looking for other fun winter activities? We have compiled a list of “50 Winter Activities for Your Family”.

Use this list below to spark ideas for both indoor and outdoor winter projects to keep little hands and minds busy during the colder months!

Indoor Winter Activities

1. Look at snowflakes under a microscope (or look at sand if you live in hot weather) 

2. Dry orange slices, then make a garland with the oranges, cranberries, and popcorn 

3. Have a hot cocoa tasting day with lots of different mix-ins 

4. Find fun snowflake patterns online to cut out

5. Make birdseed ornaments to hang outside

6. Paint along with a Bob Ross winter scene

7. Host a family board game tournament night (with or without friends) 

8. Host a “Minute-to-Win-It” party 

9. Have a reading day with cozy blankets

10. Camp out by the fireplace (or a video of a fireplace)

11. Sing Christmas carols at a local retirement community

12. Make homemade Christmas ornaments

13. Decorate gingerbread cookies or a gingerbread house

14. Make scratch-off cards

15. Paint designs on your windows with a mix of washable paint and liquid soap

16. Predict and then track the weather for a week or more

17. Build an igloo out of marshmallows or sugar cubes

18. Find and paint pine cones or dip them in glue and glitter

19. Make a paper chain counting down the days until spring

20. Learn how to make origami

21. Learn to cook or bake something new

22. Make a family tree and reminisce about previous generations

23. Have a movie marathon weekend 

24. Learn to crochet or knit

25. Make family New Year’s goals

26. Make up new words for well-known songs

27. Color our printable Christmas coloring pages

Outdoor Winter Activities

28. Plant winter vegetables 

29. Go sledding or swimming

30. Have a snowball fight (real or with bunched-up paper balls or socks)

31. Try ice skating (outside or at an indoor rink)

32. Identify animal tracks in nature

33. Take a winter hike as a family, noticing the change in season

34. Take a drive to see Christmas lights

35. Make a frozen globe by filling a balloon with water and freezing it

36. Go birdwatching and track your findings in our Birdwatching Notebook

37. Build a fort outside with snow or inside with blankets

38. Drop off secret gifts at other people’s houses—ring the doorbell and run!

39. Play dogsled in the snow or with a wagon

40. Give homemade cards to local community helpers (police, firefighters, etc.)

41. Spell giant words in the snow or sand using your footprints

42. Have a beach day in winter (either at the beach or inside for pretend)

43. Go on a rock hunt! Stack them, sort them, or use this site to make beautiful pictures

44. Find shapes and figures in the clouds

45. Have a ski day (downhill or cross-country)

46. Make snow ice cream 

47. Spray snow with colored water or silly string

48. Shovel snow for someone who needs help

49. Catch snowflakes on your tongue

50. Make homemade bubbles. Blow ice bubbles outside on a non-windy day with temperatures below -10 °C (14 °F)

Download this list of “50 Winter Activities for Your Family” below. It also includes the free Christmas coloring pages, too.

Next time you’re feeling blue on a cold winter day, try some of these fun winter activities! 

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  • Dora Dillow

    Excellent ideas for this Christmas

  • Nicole

    My kids loved these Christmas coloring pages! Thanks for listing so many extra fun ideas for this time of year.

  • Kendra

    Thank you for the color pages! These are awesome. And I love the winter activities list. Will definitely help us to find something to do to beat the winter blues. I honestly dislike the cold very much. I’m trying to lean in and embrace it this year.

  • Allison Z

    I love that coloring pages and the activity ideas. Thank you for sharing

  • Carmen Quinones

    The marshmallow igloo is an activity my kids would like. Thank you