32 Best Christmas Song Lyrics for Festive Instagram Posts

32 Best Christmas Song Lyrics for Festive Instagram Posts

It just wouldn’t feel like Christmas if we were not surrounded by the timeless, joy-inspiring Christmas songs that puts us right in the mood for the holidays. For those who love the the festive season, I am sure you will agree that most of us grew up humming the lyrics “Have yourself a Merry little Christmas” or “Rockin’ around the Christmas tree.” These tunes never get old or less catchy. With weeks in the year to this Christmas, share your holiday spirit with friends and family on social media — use these best Christmas song lyrics as Instagram captions to accompany your holiday photos.

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From one-liners to short nostalgic lyrics, here are some of the best Christmas song lyrics for Holiday Instagram posts to get that festive buzz going.

To begin with, let me share one of my favourite and best Christmas song lyrics – this one is absolutely timeless, never grow old, for sure and will get you humming in no time…

“Oh, the weather outside is frightful
But the fire is so delightful
And since we’ve no place to go
Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow…”
>> Dean Martin, “Let it Snow”

Let it snow…

Absolutely Timeless Christmas Song Lyrics

2 | “It’s the most beautiful time of the year. Lights fill the streets, spreading so much cheer.” — Justin Bieber, “Under The Mistletoe”

3 | “Feeling Christmas all around, and I’m trying to play it cool” — Ariana Grande, “Santa Tell Me”

4 | “The party’s on, the feeling’s here. That only comes this time of year.” — Paul McCartney, “Wonderful Christmastime”

5 | “If there is love in your heart and your mind, you will feel like Christmas all the time.” — Faith Hill, “Where Are You Christmas”

6 | “I’m dreaming of a white Christmas.” — Bing Crosby, “White Christmas”

best Christmas song lyrics for holiday Instagram posts
Best Christmas Song Lyrics for Festive Instagram Posts

7 | “When it seems the magic slipped away, we find it all again on Christmas Day.” — Josh Groban, “Believe”

8 |  “Under the mistletoe, watching the fire glow.” — Taylor Swift, “Christmas Tree Farm”

9 | “Ah yeah
Candles burning low, lots of mistletoe
Lots of snow and ice, everywhere we go
Choirs singing carols right outside my door
All these things and more…” — Stevie Wonder, Lyrics from ‘What Christmas means to me’

10 | “Just look outside at all that snow. Got the Christmas spirit, ho ho ho!” — The Broadway Kids, “Christmas Gift Rap”

11 | “Do you want to build a snowman?” — Kristen Bell, “Do You Want To Build A Snowman?”

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Best Christmas Song Lyrics for Festive Instagram Posts

12 | “Christmastime means laughter.” — Home Alone Children’s Choir, “My Christmas Tree”

13 | “Rockin’ around the Christmas tree, at the Christmas party hop.” — “Rockin’ Around The Christmas Tree”

14 | “Every day’s a holiday when I’m near you.” — Carpenters, “Merry Christmas, Darling”

15 | “I know exactly what I want this year. Santa, can you hear me?” — Britney Spears, “My Only Wish (This Year)”

16 | “All I want for Christmas is you.” — Mariah Carey, “All I Want For Christmas Is You”

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Best Christmas Song Lyrics for Festive Instagram Posts

17 | “You will get a sentimental feeling when you hear, voices singing, ‘let’s be jolly, deck the halls with boughs of holly.’” — Rockin’ Around The Christmas Tree

18 | “Christmastime is here.” — Lee Mendelson and Vince Guaraldi in “Christmas Time is Here”

19 | “Wherever there are people giving gifts, exchanging cards, I believe that Christmas is truly in their hearts.” — Jose Mari Chan in “Christmas in Our Hearts”

20 | “My world is filled with cheer and you this Christmas.” — Donny Hathaway in “This Christmas”

21 | “I don’t know if there’ll be snow, but have a cup of cheer.” — Johnny Marks and Burl Ives “A Holly Jolly Christmas”

Best Christmas Song Lyrics for Festive Instagram Posts

best Christmas song lyrics for holiday Instagram posts
Best Christmas Song Lyrics for Festive Instagram Posts

22 | “We need a little Christmas now.” — Angela Lansbury, “We Need A Little Christmas”

23 | “It hasn’t snowed a single flurry but Santa, dear, we’re in a hurry” — Jerry Herman, “We need a little Christmas”

24 | “Next year, I could be just as good if you check off my Christmas list.” — Eartha Kitt, “Santa Baby”

25 | “A very Merry Christmas and a happy New Year. Let’s hope it’s a good one, without any fear.” — John Lennon & The Plastic Ono Band, “John Lennon Happy Xmas (War is Over)”

26 | “There’ll be parties for hosting, marshmallows for toasting, and caroling out in the snow.” — Edward Pola and George Wyle, “It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year”

27 | “Feliz Navidad, próspero año y felicidad.” —José Felician, “Feliz Navidad”

Christmas song lyrics for holiday Instagram posts
Best Christmas Song Lyrics for Festive Instagram Posts

28 | “It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas.” — Meredith Wilson, “It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas”

29 | “Have yourself a merry little Christmas.” — Judy Garland, “Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas”

30 | “Although it’s been said many times, many ways, Merry Christmas to you.” — Nat King Cole in “The Christmas Song”

31 | “There’s no place like home for the holidays.” — Robert Allen and Al Stillman, “Home for the Holidays”

32 | “Another year over, and a new one just begun” — John & Yoko/Plastic Ono Band with the Harlem Community Choir, “Happy Xmas (War Is Over)”

best Christmas song lyrics for holiday Instagram posts
Best Christmas Song Lyrics for Festive Instagram Posts

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What do you think? Are these Christmas song lyrics your favourite too? I know there are so many more out there and if you would like me to include them on this list, let me know in comments. Meanwhile, I hope you have enjoyed my selection of the best Christmas song lyrics to get you into the festive mood. Share them with your family and friends on social media and boost your following. You could always tag me on Instagram > https://instagram.com/timeless_travel_steps/ as well.

That’s a wrap from me. Enjoy the holidays no matter where you are on this beautiful planet.

Georgina xx

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42 Christmas Movie Captions Inspired by Best Holiday Movies

42 BEST Christmas Movie Captions Inspired by Favourite Holiday Movies

Christmas…

The thought of Christmas may get our senses abuzz! It’s not just the Christmas window-dressings and Christmas songs that are played in every store you walk into at this time of the year but also the aroma of chestnut roasting, mulled wine and gingerbread cookies. Then, there is the social media! We find Christmas movie captions inspired by best holiday movies accompanying photos on Instagram and Facebook.

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Christmas has been one of my favourite times of the year for as long as I can remember. I recall the many moments grabbing my seat before the telly over a glass of red to watch a favourite holiday movie. Of course, earlier in the day, my home is filled with Christmas songs, much inspired by Nat King Cole, Stevie Wonder’s, and Mariah Carey. I find myself watching holiday movies from October onwards each year.

How about you? When do you begin watching holiday movies?

Most Christmas movies come and go but some stay in my mind and heart long after the season past. When Christmas comes around again, I remember scenes and quotes from these movies that takes me back to the first moments.

Without a doubt, I am one of ‘those’ who is crazy about festive quotes, captions and sayings! Here are some of my favourite Christmas movie captions inspired by best holiday movies which I happily share with you hoping these will cheer you up as well, as we enter into the holiday season.

Best Christmas Movie Captions

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Christmas Movie Captions Inspired by Best Holiday Movies

Christmas Movie Captions Inspired by Best Holiday Movies
Christmas Movie Captions Inspired by Best Holiday Films

Regardless how many times we watch these movies, the moments never seem old. These are my absolute favourite Christmas movie captions inspired by best holiday movies — sweet, meaningful, and fun at this time of the year.

1 | “Seeing is believing, but sometimes the most real things in the world are the things we can’t see.” — The Polar Express

2 | “I believe, I believe. It’s silly but I believe.” — Miracle on 34th Street

3 | “Every time a bell rings an angel gets his wings.” — It’s a Wonderful Life, one of the best loved holiday films not to miss.

4 | “It’s Christmas Eve. It’s the one night of the year when we all act a little nicer, we smile a little easier, we cheer a little more. For a couple of hours out of the whole year, we are the people that we always hoped we would be.” — Scrooged

5 | “Christmas isn’t just a day, it’s a frame of mind.” — Miracle on 34th Street

6 | “The best way to spread Christmas cheer is singing loud for all to hear.” — Elf

7 | “I will honor Christmas in my heart and try to keep it all the year.” — A Christmas Carol

8 | “That’s what Christmas memories are made from. They’re not planned, they’re not scheduled, nobody puts them in their Blackberry. They just happen.” — Deck the Halls

9 | “Treat every day like Christmas.” — Elf

10 | “We all know that Christmas is a big commercial racket. It’s run by a big Eastern syndicate, you know.” — A Charlie Brown Christmas

Christmas Movie Captions Inspired by Best Holiday Movies

Christmas Movie Captions Inspired by Best Holiday Movies
Christmas Movie Captions Inspired by Best Holiday Films

11 | “The Grinch thought of something he hadn’t before. Maybe Christmas, he thought … doesn’t come from a store. Maybe Christmas, perhaps … means a little bit more!” — How the Grinch Stole Christmas (1966)

12 | “First we’ll make snow angels for two hours, then we’ll go ice skating, then we’ll eat a whole roll of Toll House® cookie dough as fast as we can, and then to finish, we’ll snuggle.” — Elf

13 | “Looks great. Little full, lotta sap.” — Christmas Vacation

14 | “You stink. You smell like beef and cheese, you don’t smell like Santa.” — Elf

15 | “Merry Christmas, you filthy animal.” — Home Alone 2: Lost in New York

16 | “You’ll shoot your eye out, kid.” — A Christmas Story

17 | “Christmas was on its way. Lovely, glorious, beautiful Christmas, upon which the entire kid year revolved.” — A Christmas Story

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Christmas film captions inspired by best holiday films

18 | “But for now, let me say. Without hope or agenda. Just because it’s Christmas. And at Christmas you tell the truth. To me, you are perfect.” — Love Actually

19 | “It’s Christmas Eve and we are going to go celebrate being young and being alive.” — The Holiday

20 | “Isn’t there anyone who knows what Christmas is all about?” — A Charlie Brown Christmas

21 | “It’s Christmas Eve. A time of mystery, expectations, who knows what might happen.” — The Nutcracker and the Four Realms

22 | “We elves try to stick to the four main food groups: candy, candy canes, candy corn and syrup.” — Elf

23 | “Some people are worth melting for.” — Frozen

24 | “Just remember, the true spirit of Christmas lies in your heart.” — The Polar Express

25 | “There’s a certain magic that comes with the very first snow. For when the first snow is also a Christmas snow, well, something wonderful is bound to happen” — Frosty the Snowman

26 | “Yes, Yes, I do! I like Christmas! I love Christmas” — A Christmas Carol

27 | “Christmas is just about my favorite time. Ever since I was a little kid, I always felt like it was my own personal holiday.” — Ernest Saves Christmas

28 | “It was the afternoon of Christmas Eve and Scrooge was conscious of a thousand odors, each one connected with a thousand thoughts and hopes and joys and cares long, long forgotten.” — The Muppet Christmas Carol

29 | “I’m of the mindset that you can never do too much to make a child’s Christmas magical.” — Jingle All the Way

Christmas Movie Captions Inspired by Best Holiday Movies

Christmas film captions inspired by best holiday films
Christmas film captions inspired by best holiday films

30 | “This is Christmas. The season of perpetual hope.” — Home Alone

31 | “Rudolph, with your nose so bright, won’t you guide my sleigh tonight?” — Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer

32 | “I suppose it all started with the snow. You see, it was a very special kind of snow. A snow that made the happy happier, and the giddy even giddier.” — Frosty the Snowman

33 | “If you look for it, I’ve got a sneaky feeling you’ll find that love is actually all around.” — Love Actually

34 | “This is extremely important. Will you please tell Santa that instead of presents this year, I just want my family back.” — Home Alone

35 | “You’re skipping Christmas! Isn’t that against the law.” — Christmas with the Kranks

36 | “Well, in Whoville, they say that the Grinch’s heart grew three sizes that day.” — Dr Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas

37 | “Seeing isn’t believing. Believing is seeing.” — The Santa Claus

38 | “God bless us, every one!” — A Christmas Carol

39 | “And we’re going to have the hap-hap-happiest Christmas.” — Christmas Vacation

40 | “I never thought it was such a bad little tree. It’s not bad at all really. Maybe it just needs a little love.” — A Charlie Brown Christmas

41 | “I want my house to be seen from space.” — Deck the Halls

42 | “Christmas is just about my favorite time. Ever since I was a little kid, I always felt like it was my own personal holiday.” — Ernest Saves Christmas

Christmas movie captions inspired by best holiday movies
Christmas movie captions inspired by best holiday movies

Finally …

That’s a wrap from me on my favourite Christmas movie captions inspired by best holiday movies. I sincerely hope you have enjoyed them just as much if not more.

Which one is your favourite Christmas movie captions? Have I missed any that should be included here? Look forward to hearing from you.

Have a super awesome Christmas 2021!

Christmas movie captions inspired by best holiday movies
Christmas Movie Captions Inspired by Best Holiday Movies

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75 Christmas Captions and Cozy Festive Puns for Instagram

75 Cozy Festive Puns and Christmas Captions for Instagram

With these 75 Christmas captions and cozy festive puns, you are sure to find the best to suit your Instagram posts.


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festive puns & Christmas captions for Instagram

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It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas…

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1 | May you be never too grown up to search the skies on Christmas Eve.

2 | Not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse.

3 | Christmas magic is in the air.

4 | Tis the season to sparkle.

5| May your days be merry and bright.

6 | Merry everything and happy always.

7 | Make it a December to remember.

8 | There’s snow place like home.

9 | We’re just like a bunch of candy canes: sweet and slightly twisted.

10 | If kisses were snowflakes, I’d send you a blizzard.

11 | All is calm, all is bright.

12 | Find me under the mistletoe.

13 | What happens under the mistletoe stays under the mistletoe.

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festive puns and Christmas captions for Instagram

14 | When life gives you snow, make snow angels.

15 | Love the giver more than the gift.

16 | I’m only a morning person on December 25th.

17 | On the first day of Christmas, my true love gave to me…

18 | The world changes when it snows.

19 | It’s the most wonderful time of the year.

20 | Love at frost sight.

21 | All I want for Christmas is you!

22 | My favourite colour is Christmas lights.

23 | I got all spruced up for the holidays.

24 | The elves did it.

25 | My idea of Christmas, whether old-fashioned or modern, is very simple: loving others.

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festive puns and Christmas captions for Instagram

26 | Dear Santa, I can explain…

27 | But first, let me take an elfie.

28 | Forget the figgy pudding, I want cookies!

29 | Red wine pairs well with a crazy family.

30 | Totally sleighed it.

31 | Keep your friends close, your enemies closer and receipts for all major purchases.

32 | It’s beginning to “cost” a lot like Christmas.

33 | I’m dreaming of a white Christmas. But if the white runs out, I’ll drink the red.

34 | Petition to celebrate Christmas year-round. Sign below!

35 | I hope the reindeer eat the naughty list.

36 | Christmas cheer? I thought you said Christmas beer…

37 | I’m on the naughty list.

38 | ‘Tis the season for stretchy pants.

39 | Current status: ready for a long winter’s nap.

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40 | One more cookie and I swear I’ll fit in the Santa costume.

41 | Has anyone ever actually had figgy pudding?

42 | Most parents: Don’t forget to leave out milk and cookies! Me, an intellectual: Santa told Mommy he wants wine this year.

43 | ‘Twas the night before Christmas, and all through the house, not a creature was stirring (except for people with kids who still believe in Santa).

44 | All I want for Christmas is you (and maybe some cookies, too).

45 | Instead of listing everyone in this photo, let’s just call it, “The Naughty List”

46 | Don’t get your tinsel in a tangle.

47 | I’ll be ho-ho-home for Christmas.

48 | Don’t mind me, I’ll just be over here crying and watching Hallmark Christmas movies.

49 | Can’t wait to exchange all these presents.

50 | Elfie time.

51 | Current status: ready for a long winter’s nap.

52 | I can’t wait to exchange all these presents.

53 | Bah, humbug.

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festive puns and Christmas captions for Instagram

54 | #Sleigh.

55 | I only have ice for you.

56 | My resting Grinch face.

57 | Your presents is requested.

58 | It was love at frost sight.

59 | Believe in your elf.

60 | The snuggle is real.

61 | But wait — there’s myrrh.

62 | It’s the most wine-derful time of the year.

63 | Yule be sorry.

64 | He came, he thawed, he conquered.

65 | Up to snow good.

66 | Birch, please.

67 | Sleigh my name, sleigh my name.

68 | Rebel without a Claus.

69 | Snow boots and ice and nothing is nice.

70 | Walking in a winter punderland.

71 | Make it rein.

72 | The forecast is un-brrr-lieveable.

73 | It’s s’more than a feeling.

74 | Say it ain’t snow!

75 | But first, let’s take an elfie.


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On a final note…

I began this list with one of my favourite caption — May you be never too grown up to search the skies on Christmas Eve and I sincerely wish that many of us would allow the child within to enjoy the festive season. Don’t hold yourself back – go crazy and grow your social following with these festive puns and Christmas captions for Instagram and make it a season of fun, love and laughter.

Georgina xx


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