Another gift exchange game based on the story "Twas the night before Christmas".
Slips of paper with phrases from the story. Gifts for guests.
Place gifts in a central location. Have guest reach in in hat and take a slip of paper with key words from the Xmas story "Twas the night before Christmas" and then read the story. When you say that phrase or word in the story, the person holding the word or phrase yells "HO, HO, HO Merry Christmas!" and gets to pick a gift.
"Lively and quick"
etc etc etc.