33+ Vlogmas Ideas for YouTube

Mar 2, 2022


Looking for some vlogmas ideas? If you are, you've come to the right place.

For many years now, content creators on YouTube have daily vlogged during the 30 days leading up to Christmas. This practice is called vlogmas. But how can a creator find enough topics to last them 30 days of uploads? Luckily, some lists (like this one) exist.

In this article, you will learn:

Vlogmas Ideas for YouTube

Read on and get access to plenty of Christmas YouTube video ideas for vlogmas.

Vlogmas Ideas for YouTube


Finding enough video topics to make it through vlogmas can be difficult. Typically, this is why most content creators shy away from the challenge. Luckily, lists like this exist to help you organize enough topics to last you until Christmas.

1. Christmas Morning Routine

Everyone has a different Christmas morning routine. Some people get up at the crack of dawn, while others get up midday. What do you do on Christmas morning? Walk viewers through your typical routine in a video!

2. Christmas Day in My Life

For some, Christmas is the most hectic day of the year. For others, it's the most relaxing and enjoyable day of the year. Often, how the day goes will determine which side of the fence you're on. Why not walk viewers through your typical Christmas day in the life?

3. Christmas Get Ready With Me

Are you having the family over at your house for Christmas this year? Maybe you've got a 5-hour car ride ahead of you? Whatever the case may be, showing viewers how you're getting ready for the big day can make for great content.

4. Christmas Décor Haul

If you have a discussion about Christmas with someone, chances are decorations will get brought up. How do you typically decorate your house? Do you use lots of lights or bows? Show your viewers what decorations you are going to put up around the house!

5. Christmas Decorating Vlog

How do you decorate your house for Christmas? Do you put lights outside like Clark W. Griswold? Or, do you tend to decorate in a more tame manner? Consider documenting the decorating process in a vlog.

6. Undecorating Vlog

Let's face it- taking Christmas decorations down can be depressing. But, seeing the house transform back into a normal state can be interesting. So, consider not only filming a decorating vlog but an undecorating vlog as well.

7. Christmas Eve Preparations

Is Christmas Eve a hectic day full of preparations for the 25th for you? Or, is it a calm and relaxing day? Whatever the case may be, consider showing viewers how you plan for the 25th on the day before- the 24th.

8. Christmas Vacation Plans

Many people all around the world go on a vacation (or multiple) at Christmas time. If you're doing so, consider going over your vacation plans in a vlog. Where are you going, and who are you going to see?

9. Advent Calendar Opening

Everyone thinks Advent calendars disappear when you get older. Not on YouTube they don't! Advent calendars make for a great storytelling device to show the passing of time up until Christmas. Consider making a daily calendar opening a staple in your vlogmas videos.

10. Picking Out a Christmas Tree

Something many viewers enjoy watching videos about is the selection of a Christmas tree. Will you choose a big or small tree? Maybe you and your spouse will disagree about what the ideal tree is? Whatever happens, it will make for an entertaining video.

11. Christmas for Pets

Often, we're focused on the people in our lives at Christmas time. However, this doesn't mean we should forget our pets. Do you own any pets? How will you be navigating the season with them? Are you buying them gifts? Devote a vlog during vlogmas to your pets!

12. Christmas Gift Shopping

Shopping for gifts can be a hectic, stressful, and overwhelming experience. It can also be enjoyable, fun, and entertaining. Regardless of whether your experience tends to be negative or positive, your viewers will enjoy watching you go through the process.

13. Christmas Gift Guide

Many people struggle to find gifts for their friends, families, coworkers, etc. Consider saving people from the stress of gift buying by creating a Christmas gift guide video! You can also take things further and create multiple gift guides for different ages, etc.

14. Christmas Wishlist

What do you want for Christmas this year? Why do you want the things that you want? Your viewers would like to know! Consider creating a wishlist video where you go over your wishlist and why you want what you want.

15. Christmas Giveaway

Giving back to your audience through the form of a giveaway can be a great way to show your appreciation. What better time to do a giveaway than Christmas? Think about doing a giveaway to attract more viewers to your channel during vlogmas.

16. Christmas Present Haul

Some of the most popular videos on YouTube are haul videos. Let's face it- people like seeing what other people got! So, consider creating a Christmas present haul video to conclude the season, or show what you purchased for other people.

17. Christmas Gift Wrapping

The sight of gifts underneath a Christmas tree brings happiness to many hearts. But before gifts can be placed underneath the tree, they must be wrapped! How will you be wrapping your gifts this year? Walk viewers through the process in a vlog!

For many people, Christmas is a time to let their creativity shine. A way many people do this is by decorating Christmas cookies. How do you tend to decorate yours? Do they turn out well or not? Vlog the process for your audience if they'd enjoy it!

19. Christmas Baking Vlog

When some people think of Christmas, they think of the big meals that takes place with family members and friends. If you're going to be taking part in the cooking of these meals (or cooking in general) consider vlogging the process.

20. Building a Gingerbread House

Of all the edible crafts that people create during Christmas, the gingerbread house might be the most well-known and interesting. One of the best things about gingerbread houses is the process of making them. Create a gingerbread house-themed vlogmas video!

21. Favorite Christmas Recipes

Ah yes, the food. Christmas is the time of year that everyone eats, eats, and eats some more. Chances are, you're part of this group (we all are). Are there any recipes in particular that you enjoy? Are they easy or difficult to make? A recipe-themed vlog might be worth creating!

22. Favorite Christmas Drinks

Often, we obsess over the food that gets served at Christmas time. But what about the drinks? Do you have any favorite Christmas-themed drinks? Why not tell your audience about them and show them how they're made?

23. Christmas Playlist

Some people start listening to Christmas music on November 1st, whereas others start doing so on December 23rd. No matter which category you fall under, chances are you have a Christmas playlist. Share your go-to songs with viewers and see if they are popular or not!

24. Favorite Christmas Movies

When we speak of Christmas, we must acknowledge all of the classic movies that exist about the subject. What are your favorite Christmas movies? Do you have any hot takes about a beloved movie? Your viewers want to know!

25. Holiday Outfits

Christmas is the most wonderful time of year for many reasons. Believe it or not, the best part about the season for some people is the outfits. If you're one of these people, give your viewers some outfits they can wear to different events throughout the season.

26. DIY Ugly Sweater Tutorial

For many people, it's not Christmas until the ugly sweaters are brought out of the closet. Why not make this tradition even more interesting by creating a DIY ugly sweater? Or, if you've done so already, consider showing other people how they can create one for themselves.

27. Christmas Parties

Are you going to any Christmas parties this year? Would you be able to film them? If so, you may have an engaging and entertaining video available to create. Bring your viewers to the party with you through the form of a vlog!

28. Christmas Party Games

Is a Christmas party truly a party without games? Often, games lead to memories that are never forgotten. Why not capture some of the funny moments that occur while they take place on video?

29. Christmas Crafts

Christmas is a great time of year for DIY channels on YouTube. However, this doesn't mean that crafts should be done by them exclusively. If you have any craft ideas or enjoy creating crafts, consider devoting a vlogmas video to this hobby.

30. Christmas Storytime Vlog

Have any interesting events in your life ever taken place around Christmas time? Why not tell people about some of them in a vlog? Heck, depending on how many stories you have to tell, you could tell a story in every vlog leading up to Christmas!

31. Christmas Caroling Vlog

Some people enjoy going Christmas caroling and bringing the spirit of the season to people's front doors. If you're one of these people, vlogging the process could make for an interesting viewing experience.

32. Ice Skating Vlog

A staple wintertime activity for many people is ice skating. Since it's a relatable activity, it can make for a great vlog. If you're someone who enjoys going ice skating around Christmas, consider filming part of the process to show your viewers.

33. City Lights Vlog

Does the city you live in get decorated at Christmas time? Do the neighborhoods transform into beautiful displays of lights? Consider giving your viewers a tour of your town and showing off the Christmas lights while you're at it.


You now have a collection of enough vlogmas ideas for YouTube to make it until Christmas! While the process of doing so might be a challenge, if you organize your video topics beforehand, the process can become much more manageable.

Daniel James
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