Thanksgiving Trivia Printable Games

Nov 12, 2014
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What are 5 interesting facts about Thanksgiving? 

One way to make the Thanksgiving atmosphere even more fun is by playing Thanksgiving trivia games. So to make the trivia quiz you need to know some facts about Thanksgiving. Here are 5 interesting facts about Thanksgiving:

  1. Thanksgiving was celebrated for decades, but the first Thanksgiving was held in 1671. It was a three days harvest festival and a feast attended by 50 English colonists and 90 Wampanoag Indians. Some historians believe that at least five women attended the feast.
  2. Since Thanksgiving holidays are used as a moment to gather with family members, around 54 million Americans travel during Thanksgiving time. They are coming to their hometowns to have a feast with their family.
  3. At the first Thanksgiving that was held in 1621, Turkey was not the main menu. It was a duck, venison, goose, eel, fish, oysters, lobsters that served alongside cranberries and pumpkin. 
  4. The Thanksgiving nationals holiday was proclaimed by Abraham Lincoln on October 3 in 1863. It happens after a woman named Sarah Josepha Hale (the one who wrote “Mary Had A Little Lamb” songs) convinced Lincoln by writing letters for him for 17 years.
  5. The first time the famous Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade was held was in 1924. It was originally known as Macy’s Christmas Parade and created to mark the beginning of Christmas shopping seasons. At first, the animals from Central Park Zoo were featured at the parade, but now it was the giant floating balloons as the primary feature. Watching Macy’s Thanksgiving Parade has become a tradition among Americans, it is estimated that about 3 million people attend the parade each year and over 44 millions or more watch it from the TV. 


What are some fun Thanksgiving games? 

Bringing up fun games at Thanksgiving are important. Since the family members haven't seen each other for years, they need some fun games to strengthen the bonds. There are some fun games idea for thanksgiving:

  1. Playing Thanksgiving trivia games. By playing trivia, you can broaden your family members' horizons about Thanksgiving. This also has a great impact on the children so that they can better understand Thanksgiving.
  2. Find the turkey. Before the turkey was cooked for the feast, ask the children to walk around the backyards to find where the turkey was. Then, the adult can be the one who executed Turkey. 
  3. Watching the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade together. This parade was one of the best parades in the world. It always has unique floating balloons as the primary feature each year.

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How do you make Thanksgiving fun?

To make Thanksgiving day more fun, you can play some minigames together. Don’t forget to make it as a team that works on games for adults and kids. Then you can also prepare the feast together. 

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