When do some Eastern Orthodox churches celebrate Christmas?
When do some Eastern Orthodox churches celebrate Christmas?

When do some Eastern Orthodox Christians celebrate Christmas?

October 23rd, 4:45 pm
What, and when, is Three Kings Day?
What, and when, is Three Kings Day?

Some people exchange Christmas gifts on Three Kings Day. When and where is Three Kings Day traditionally observed?

October 23rd, 5:49 pm
What are the 7 principles of Kwanzaa?
What are the 7 principles of Kwanzaa?

The weeklong observance of Kwanzaa celebrates seven principles. Do you know them all?

October 19th, 2:30 pm
When was Kwanzaa first celebrated?
When was Kwanzaa first celebrated?

Kwanzaa is a week-long African-American cultural observance. In what year was the holiday first celebrated?

October 19th, 3:11 pm
What was the first New Year's resolution?
What was the first New Year's resolution?

What was the first New Year's resolution ever made?

January 2nd, 3:25 pm
What gifts did my true love give on Christmas Day?
What gifts did my true love give on Christmas Day?

In the traditional Christmas song The Twelve Days of Christmas, what gift did my true live give to me on Christmas Day?

December 21st, 12:52 pm
Why are candy canes associated with Christmas?
Why are candy canes associated with Christmas?

Candy canes are among the most popular sweets enjoyed during the holiday season. But do you know why candy canes are associated with Christmas?

November 30th, 2:50 pm
How do you say 'Merry Christmas' in Klingon?
How do you say 'Merry Christmas' in Klingon?

Can you recognize "Merry Christmas" as it is written in some foreign languages?

December 21st, 12:51 pm
What does Good King Wenceslas have to do with Christmas?
What does Good King Wenceslas have to do with Christmas?

One of most popular Christmas carols is "Good King Wenceslas." What is the good king's role in Christmas celebrations?

October 30th, 12:20 pm
Who called Christmas a time for "charity in the heart?"
Who called Christmas a time for "charity in the heart?"

Who wrote: "Christmas is the season for kindling the fire of hospitality in the hall, the genial flame of charity in the heart."

January 4th, 5:18 pm
What was the first cartoon-character balloon in the Macy's parade?
What was the first cartoon-character balloon in the Macy's parade?

Cartoon characters are among the most popular balloons featured in Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. Which cartoon character was the first to float over the line of march?

November 10th, 9:54 am
Who won an Oscar as Santa in the Macy's Thanksgiving parade?
Who won an Oscar as Santa in the Macy's Thanksgiving parade?

Only one performer has been awarded an Oscar for his portrayal of Santa Claus. Name him.

October 20th, 4:14 pm
How many pilgrims attended the 'first' Thanksgiving?
How many pilgrims attended the 'first' Thanksgiving?

Thanksgiving is a time for big family gatherings, but probably not as big as that first Thanksgiving at Plymouth Plantation in 1621.

November 15th, 5:43 pm
Where did the Baha'i faith originate?
Where did the Baha'i faith originate?

Bahaullah, the founder of the Bahai faith, was born on Nov. 12, 1817. Where was he born?

November 7th, 3:19 pm
What unexpected Christmas event occurred during World War I?
What unexpected Christmas event occurred during World War I?

The date selected for Veterans Day commemorates the armistice which effectively ended WWI on Nov. 11, 1918. Which of the following occurred during that war?

November 7th, 2:21 pm
What league sponsored the first Thanksgiving Day football game?
What league sponsored the first Thanksgiving Day football game?

Football has become a Thanksgiving Day tradition. What league was the first to schedule a game on the holiday?

November 11th, 2:53 pm
Where was the first American Thanksgiving celebrated?
Where was the first American Thanksgiving celebrated?

If modern borders had been in effect, which state would have hosted the first Thanksgiving in America?

November 8th, 12:59 pm
Why were there two Thanksgiving Days in 1939?
Why were there two Thanksgiving Days in 1939?

In 1939, President Roosevelt declared Nov. 23 to be Thanksgiving Day, but some people waited until Nov. 30 to celebrate the holiday. Why did FDR pick Nov. 23?

November 17th, 1:57 pm
Who wrote the Thanksgiving song "Over the River..."?
Who wrote the Thanksgiving song "Over the River..."?

"Over the River and Through the Woods" is considered the most popular Thanksgiving song. But not too many people can identify the author. Can you?

November 6th, 4:47 pm
What was on the menu for the first Thanksgiving?
What was on the menu for the first Thanksgiving?

Which of the items on our sample Thanksgiving menu actually was served at the first Thanksgiving in Plymouth in 1621?

November 7th, 11:54 am
What is Sarah Hale's contribution to the holiday season?
What is Sarah Hale's contribution to the holiday season?

Sarah Josepha Hale is not generally recognized as a holiday hero. But she deserves much of the credit for one annual celebration. Can you identify that holiday?

October 19th, 11:23 am
Why is Feb. 2 part of the Christmas season?
Why is Feb. 2 part of the Christmas season?

For some Christians, the Christmas holiday season extends until Feb. 2. What is Feb. 2 called?

October 26th, 3:13 pm
What is a Kringle?
What is a Kringle?

One of Santa's many names is "Kris Kringle." But what is a "kringle?"

November 3rd, 9:43 am
What did the Wampanoag Indians call their thanksgiving celebration?
What did the Wampanoag Indians call their thanksgiving celebration?

Before the arrival of the Pilgrims, the Wampanoag Indians in the area that is now known as Plymouth had their own yearly thanksgiving festival. What did they call it?

November 17th, 3:10 pm
Which American president refused to proclaim Thanksgiving Day?
Which American president refused to proclaim Thanksgiving Day?

The modern Thanksgiving Day holiday is a matter of law, celebrated on the fourth Thursday of November. In the nation's early days, this was not so.

November 18th, 5:28 pm
How much weight do we gain during the holidays?
How much weight do we gain during the holidays?

Temptation confronts us almost every day during the holiday season. How much weight does the typical American gain between Thanksgiving and New Years?

November 8th, 3:36 pm
What American city was the first to host a Thanksgiving Day parade?
What American city was the first to host a Thanksgiving Day parade?

Along with football and turkey, parades have become a staple of our Thanksgiving Day celebrations. Where did the tradition get its start?

November 10th, 5:04 pm
Are Santa's reindeer male or female?
Are Santa's reindeer male or female?

Most people can name at least some of Santa's reindeer. But do you know if they are male or female?

December 8th, 2:15 pm
Who made the first commercial Christmas card?
Who made the first commercial Christmas card?

Who designed the first commercial Christmas card?

December 8th, 2:11 pm
What is the seasonal role of a shamash?
What is the seasonal role of a shamash?

The shamash, plays an essential role in one holiday observance. What is that holiday?

December 15th, 3:42 pm