Category: Special Occasions

These word puzzles are about all kinds of seasonal events, special days, holidays and celebrations. Enjoy!

Jingle Bells Word Search

“Jingle Bells” is one of the most well-known and often sung Christmas songs in the world. In the days before automobiles, bells were placed on the horses’ harnesses so that sleighs could actually be heard, thus preventing accidents.

Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer Word Search

“Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer” was originally written in 1939 as a cartoon book to be given away by the Montgomery Ward stores during the Christmas season. In its first year of publication, 2.5 million copies were distributed.

Frosty The Snowman Word Search

“Frosty The Snowman” is a popular Christmas song … that does not contain the word “Christmas” in its lyrics! First made popular by Gene Autry in 1950, Frosty has also been featured in several TV specials.

A Holly Jolly Christmas Word Search

“A Holly Jolly Christmas” was written by Johnny Marks, the same songwriter who wrote the music to “Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer.” Also made popular by Burl Ives, this is a well-loved classic in Christmas songs.

Jingle Bell Rock Word Search

“Jingle Bell Rock” has been popular since its release in 1957, being recorded by many artists and featured in several TV shows and movies. Although titled “Rock,” the song is usually performed in the crossover “rockabilly” style.

Sleigh Ride Word Search

“Sleigh Ride” was originally an orchestral piece and became a signature song for the Boston Pops Orchestra. Lyrics were added in 1950 but did not mention any specific holiday although many artists substitute “Christmas party” when singing.