What? Still Another Seasonal Quiz – Holidays

In the movie “A Christmas Story” what was Ralphie’s little brother’s name?

  1. Grover Dill
  2. Randy

  3. Flick
  4. Schwartz

How many times does Santa check his list?

  1. Three times
  2. Twice

  3. Once
  4. Four times

In “A Charlie Brown Christmas”, Lucy doesn’t want “a lot of stupid toys”. She wants what?

  1. Automobile
  2. Jewelry
  3. Real Estate

  4. Cash

How many reindeer are featured in the poem “Twas the Night Before Christmas?”

  1. Ten
  2. Nine
  3. Six
  4. Eight

What traditional Christmas decoration is actually a parasitic plant?

  1. Mistletoe

  2. Holly
  3. Poinsettia
  4. Olive Branch

According to the folklore of Austria and other countries, what horned figure punishes naughty children at Christmastime?

  1. Hans Trapp
  2. Krampus

  3. The Yule Lads
  4. Grinch

 In what modern-day country was Saint Nicholas born?

  1. Germany
  2. France
  3. Turkey

  4. England

Which States Grow The Most Christmas Trees?

  1. North Carolina
  2. Oregon

  3. Vermont
  4. Michigan

For 130 years, what has been America’s Longest-Running Christmas Parade?

  1. New York’s Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade
  2. Tulsa Christmas Parade
  3. Peoria’s Santa Claus Parade

  4. The Minneapolis Holidazzle Parade

 

Santa Claus always has been the main attraction, making his first appearance in 1887 on a river barge. Until he got his own sleigh and reindeer float in 1995, the red-suited guest of honor rode through town in a horse-drawn carriage, on a Mother Goose float or atop on a 12-foot gilded circus wagon.