December

Last update Nov. 15, 2018

Feast of Chanukah or Hannakah

Hanukkah Facts

This site provides interesting facts about Hanukkah.

History.com - Hanukkah

Often called the Festival of Lights, the holiday is celebrated with the lighting of the menorah, traditional foods, games and gifts.

December 20, 21, 22 or 23 - Winter Solstice

December Solstice: Shortest Day of the Year in the Northern Hemisphere

The December solstice is on either December 20, 21, 22 or 23.

December 25 - Christmas

Christmas Around the World

Find out how Christmas Traditions and how Christmas is celebrated in lots of different countries and cultures around the world!

Christmas Traditions Worldwide

History.com provides describes the traditions of Christmas around the world.

Kid World Citizen - Christmas Around the World

Learn how 19 different countries celebrate Christmas, including their traditions, customs, and unique activities.

Kids World Travel Guide - Christmas Around the World

Read how kids celebrate Christmas and get some interesting insights about Christmas traditions and celebrations.

The North Pole - Christmas Around the World

This is a collection of historical Christmas celebrations for many different countries.

Kwanzaa

History.com - Kwanzaa

Find out more about the history of Kwanzaa, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more.

PBS - Seven Interesting Facts about Kwanzaa

Here are some interesting facts you may not know about this annual celebration.