25 Funny Christmas Memes That Will Make You Feel Better If You’re Stressed Over the Holidays

Yes, the holidays are great but they happen to be rather stressful. Thankfully, there are plenty of Christmas memes out there to make you laugh and relieve some of that tension. If you need to take a break from buying gifts, wrapping presents, meal prep, or decorating, you have come to the right place. We have rounded up dozens of fabulous Christmas memes that we guarantee will make you feel better about things.

These Christmas memes highlight the goofier part of the season from our cats destroying Christmas trees to not really being all that into the holiday season this year. There’s plenty to laugh at and these memes are proof. Take a look at our favorite Christmas memes below and enjoy!

Timber!

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“Thank goodness you’re home… the Christmas tree fainted,” this Christmas meme of a dog and a tree is captioned. Our pets really do not know what to do with a big tree in their homes.

You’re a Mean One

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“The longer I’m a mom the more I relate to The Grinch,” this meme says. Can any other moms out there relate? We’ve been Grinch-ing for years now.

Halloween 365

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There are so many wonderful Christmas memes out there for those of us who prefer Halloween over Christmas. “When [you’re] ready for Christmas but not quite done with Halloween,” this meme says above an image of a snowman being cannibalized by its snow children.

A Holiday Life Hack

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“Christmas time is great because you can shout ‘Don’t come in here!’ and people assume you’re wrapping presents, instead of just wanting to be left alone,” this person shared via tweet. We’re going to take this advice and run with it.

The Wait Is Almost Over

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Some folks can’t wait for the Christmas season to start, usually signaled by the start of the month of December. In this Christmas meme, we find Will Ferrell in human form and half-human form. “Me tonight,” the meme says, joking about the transformative power of the holiday season.

Party In the Back…

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We find a “front of the Christmas tree” image versus a “back of the Christmas tree” image in this Christmas meme that is all too real. We’re all hiding our least favorite ornaments and tiny bottles of booze back there, right?

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Here is one of our favorite Christmas memes we stumbled across. This one’s for the parents who are doing the holiday correctly. “Every mom on Christmas while you’re opening up that gift they swore they weren’t getting you,” the meme says above a little boy with a cheeky expression. How cute!

You Know Who You Are

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Who else is obsessed with The Nightmare Before Christmas? Despite it being almost 30 years old, it still has so much staying power. “We all have that one friend,” the caption says above an image that speaks for itself.

They Love a Christmas Tree

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“Wreck the tree and blame the doggie, falalalala lala la la,” this Christmas meme says above an image of two cats. We love this remix of the classic Christmas carol, “Deck the Halls.”

Knowing Your Worth

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Honestly, Oprah is a gift. But, you know you’re a treat too. “Me showing up empty-handed on Christmas to remind my family that I’m a gift,” the Christmas meme says. Your mere presence is a gift in and of itself.

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Santa, Baby

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Aw! “My dog’s [favorite] toy is Santa, so we brought her to see him,” the caption says. If this is not Christmas magic, we don’t know what is!

Doom

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“When you’ve already destroyed the Christmas tree and now it’s time to take down Santa’s village,” the caption for this Christmas meme says. We’re treated to a rather sinister-looking cat seemingly plotting more destruction. Bravo!

Keeping Secrets

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The Office is the gift that keeps on giving as the TV show is used for countless memes to this very day. “Me trying not to tell people what I got them for Christmas,” the text says. This one’s for those of us who find it hard to keep a secret.

Unfortunate

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“Maybe using ‘Let It Snow’ wrapping paper wasn’t the best idea,” the meme says over an image of an unfortunate surprise message. This Christmas meme makes us think twice about buying wrapping paper with any text on it.

The Splendor of It All

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“I love nature this time of year,” this meme says over images of Christmas tree-shaped sweets. Who else is in it for that tree-shaped Reese’s Peanut Butter Cup? It’s the real reason for the season as far as we’re concerned.

Festive Fashion

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“Me: I hate dressing up for Christmas parties,” this Christmas meme says before saying, “Also me:” above an image of a woman dressed in a Christmas tree gown made of actual foliage. If you cherish your Christmas outfits, this meme’s for you.

Not so Sweet

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Who among us has not burned a portion of our Christmas feasts? It’s just a part of the season. “Me: ‘I feel like I’m forgetting something,” the meme begins, “The cookies I put in the oven over 4 hours ago:” it finishes.

We’ll Never Be the Same

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This Christmas meme imagines The Grinch and Jack Skellington as one individual. Underneath all that green fur, there’s a real surprise. We’re not sure who did this but we do know they’ve uncovered something amazing.

A Cannon Christmas

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“Nick [Cannon’s] kids have hung their Christmas Stockings,” the caption says about an image of a ton of little stockings. In case you’re not keeping track, Cannon has now fathered 12 kids. 12!

You Know That Feeling

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With an assist from Christian Bale, we find one of the most delightful Christmas memes ever. “When you’re wrapping Christmas presents and the scissors start to glide,” the caption reads. Who else gets chills when it happens?

The Burn

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“I did not celebrate Christmas as a child,” this meme imagines Bette Davis saying. “That’s because Jesus wasn’t born yet,” it imagines Joan Crawford quipping. This is made even funnier when you account for the years-long feud between the two actors.

So True

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We find a Christmas meme that really gets us in this one. “Getting clothes for Christmas as a kid,” it reads next to a sad image of SpongeBob. “Getting clothes for Christmas as an adult,” it says next to an ecstatic SpongeBob. Who else loves getting clothes over the holidays?

Sharing Is Caring

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A Christmas Carol is the heartwarming tale of how rich people must be supernaturally terrorized into sharing,” the caption reads. Where is the lie? We love a meme that offers perspective.

Discover Your Elf Name

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Here’s a fun game meme that will help you uncover your Elf Name. Pass this Christmas meme along to a kid and they will surely get a kick out of it as well. Angel Twinkle Brain has a ring to it, right?

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RIP

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“Welcome to the Bury Santa Experience,” a banner in the photo reads. A person has offered their commentary with the statement, “Blimey, I didn’t he’d been unwell.” Santa Claus sure had a good run, didn’t he?

What did you think of these Christmas memes? We hope you got a real kick out of them. For even more holiday humor, keep reading. We’ve got dozens of funny Christmas jokes to share with you as well. Cheers!

So Punny Christmas Jokes

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  • Who is never hungry at Christmas? The turkey—he’s always stuffed.
  • What did the gingerbread man put on his bed? A cookie sheet!
  • What do grapes sing at Christmas? ‘Tis the season to be jelly.

Corny Christmas Jokes

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  • What do Santa’s elves learn in school? The elf-abet.
  • What’s the absolute best Christmas present? A broken drum — you can’t beat it!
  • Where do Santa’s reindeer stop for coffee? Star-bucks!

Cheesy Christmas Jokes

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  • What does Rudolph want for Christmas? A Pony sleigh station.
  • What reindeer game do reindeer play at sleepovers? Truth or deer.
  • Why are elves such great motivational speakers? They have plenty of elf-confidence.

Cheeky Christmas Jokes

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  • What do you call a reindeer ghost? Cari-boo!
  • How do you help someone who has lost their Christmas spirit? Nurse them back to elf.
  • What do you call Santa when he stops moving? Santa Pause.

Silly Christmas Jokes

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  • What do you get when you cross a snowman with a vampire? Frostbite.
  • What do snowmen eat for breakfast? Ice Crispies.
  • What’s the difference between the Christmas alphabet and the ordinary alphabet? The Christmas alphabet has Noel.

Droll Christmas Jokes

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  • What do you call an obnoxious reindeer? Rude-olph.
  • What happens if you eat Christmas decorations? You get tinsel-it-is.
  • What’s every elf’s favorite type of music? Wrap!

Spirited Christmas Jokes

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  • What is Santa’s dog’s name? Santa Paws!
  • What did Santa say when he stepped into a big puddle? It must have reindeer.
  • Why do reindeer like Beyoncé so much? She sleighs.

Witty Christmas Jokes

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  • What is it called when a snowman has a temper tantrum? A meltdown.
  • What do you call an elf that runs away from Santa’s workshop? A rebel without a Claus!
  • What do snowmen eat for dessert? Ice crispy treats.

Playful Christmas Jokes

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  • What does Santa suffer from if he gets stuck in a chimney? Claus-trophobia!
  • What did the wise men say after they offered up their gifts of gold and frankincense? Wait, there’s myrrh.

Whimsical Christmas Jokes About Santa Claus

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  • Who’s Santa’s favorite singer? Elfish Presley.
  • Why did Santa Claus get a parking ticket on Christmas Eve? He left his sleigh in a snow parking zone.
  • What goes “Oh, Oh, Oh”? Santa walking backward!

More Jokes About Santa

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  • How much did Santa pay for his sleigh? Nothing, it was on the house!
  • What was Santa’s favorite subject in school? Chemis-tree!
  • How do the elves clean Santa’s sleigh on the day after Christmas? They use Santa-tizer.

Even More Christmas Jokes About the Big Man

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  • Why does Santa go down the chimney? Because it soots him.
  • What’s Santa Claus’s favorite type of potato chip? Crisp Pringles.
  • What’s red and white and falls down chimneys? Santa Klutz.

You Can Never Have Too Many Santa Jokes

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  • Which of Santa’s friends is the most chill? Jack Frost.
  • What’s Santa’s favorite fruit? Sugar plums.
  • What do you get if you cross Santa with a duck? A Christmas quacker.

More Great Jokes About Santa

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  • What do you call a broke Santa Claus? Saint-nickel-less.
  • How do you know when Santa’s around? You can always sense his presents.
  • What is Santa’s favorite kind of candy? Jolly ranchers.

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Keeping It Rolling With Santa Jokes for Kids

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  • What is Santa’s primary language? North Polish.
  • How can Santa deliver presents during a thunderstorm? His sleigh is flown by raindeer.
  • How do elves respond when Santa takes attendance? “Present!”
  • What did the English teacher call Santa’s helpers? Subordinate Clauses.

Christmas Tree Jokes

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  • What month does a Christmas tree hate the most? Sep-timber!
  • What do you get when you mix a Christmas tree and an iPad? A pineapple.
  • Who is a Christmas tree’s favorite singer? Spruce Springsteen.

Oh, Christmas Tree

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  • Why are Christmas trees so bad at knitting? They have too many needles.
  • Why are Christmas trees so fond of the past? Because the present’s beneath them.
  • What was the Christmas tree’s favorite shape? A treeangle!

Oh, Tannenbaum

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  • How did the two rival Christmas trees get along? They signed a peace tree-ty.
  • Why did the Christmas tree go to the dentist? It needed a root canal.
  • What did the Christmas tree do after its bank closed? It started its own branch.

Even More Christmas Tree Jokes

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  • What do they sing to Christmas trees at their retirement parties? Fir he’s a jolly good fellow, fir he’s a jolly good fellow…
  • What did one Christmas tree say to another? Lighten up!
  • What did the beaver say to the Christmas tree? Nice gnawing you!

More Fabulous Tree Jokes

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  • What do you call cutting down a Christmas tree? Christmas chopping!
  • What is a Christmas tree’s favorite candy? Orna-mints!
  • How do Christmas trees get ready for a night out? They spruce up!

Final Christmas Tree Jokes

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  • How do Christmas trees get their email? They log-on.
  • What’s as big as a Christmas tree but is lighter than a feather? Its shadow.
  • Which former president planted the most Christmas trees? Wood-row Wilson

Christmas Knock-Knock Jokes

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  • Knock, knock! Who’s there? Ho Ho. Ho Ho who? Your Santa impression needs a little work.
  • Knock, knock! Who’s there? Donut. Donut who? Donut open til Christmas!
  • Knock, knock! Who’s there? Snow. Snow who? Snow time to waste. It’s almost Christmas!

More Knock-Knock Jokes for Kids

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  • Knock, knock! Who’s there? Anna. Anna who? Anna partridge in a pear tree.
  • Knock, knock! Who’s there? Holly. Holly who? Holly-days are here again.
  • Knock, knock! Who’s there? Santa. Santa who? Santa Christmas card to you, did you get it?

Even More Knock-Knock Christmas Jokes

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  • Knock, knock Who’s there? Honda. Honda who? Honda first day of Christmas my true love sent to me…
  • Knock, knock! Who’s there? Noah. Noah who? Noah good Christmas joke?
  • Knock, knock. Who’s there? Dewey. Dewey who? Dewey know how long it is until Santa gets here?

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Final Knock-Knock Jokes

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  • Knock, knock! Who’s there? Wayne. Wayne who? Wayne in a manger…
  • Knock, knock! Who’s there? Olive. Olive who? Olive Christmastime, don’t you?
  • Knock, knock! Who’s there? Elf. Elf who? Elf me wrap this present for Santa.

There you go! We hope you enjoyed these Christmas jokes for kids and that you will tell them to as many little ones as possible this year.

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