30 Festive No Bake Easy Christmas Treats for Kids

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Looking for a way to make the holiday season special without spending hours in the kitchen? You’ll love our 30 Festive No Bake Easy Christmas Treats for Kids. Perfect for busy parents who love holiday desserts, but are short on time. These treats are not only quick but also kid-friendly.

We love making fun Christmas themed treats with our kids, and are always on the look out for easy recipes they can easily help with. Depending on the ages of your kids, some of these may need a little more supervision than others (as we found out).

Even better, many of these goodies are easy to do while travelling over the Christmas holidays as they are no bake, and need few supplies. Or give them out as special Christmas treat gifts.

Don’t miss out on these delicious no bake holiday treats this season. From reindeers, and Christmas Trees, to snowballs and adorable snowmen, there’s fun and tasty treats to be had all month long.

Grab your holiday spirit and let’s get started!


1. Reindeer Graham Crackers

Three cookie reindeers, with pretzel antlers and red chocolate noses.
Photo by Ann’s Entitled Life

What could be more adorable at Christmas time than these Reindeer Graham Cookies.

An incredibly easy cookie recipe perfect for making with your kids. They make a delightful, tasty, and purely entertaining holiday snack!

2. Chocolate Christmas Tree Pretzels

Christmas Tree shaped tret made out of chocolate and pretzel stick.
Photo by Drug Store Divas

A fun holiday treat, these Chocolate Christmas Tree Pretzel Sticks are sure to be a crowd pleaser at your next holiday party.

So much fun to make, with just a little melted chocolate, some pretzels & sprinkles for the tree. Use them as decorations for cupcakes, give as gifts to neighbours or just eat as is.

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3. Christmas Reindeer Treats

Reinder chex mix in 3 colorful bowls, with a small christmas tree and house in behind.
Photo by Salads Soups and Sweets

Tis the season to be jolly (and get out those snacks for all your hungry reindeers).

Christmas Reindeer Chex Mix (aka reindeer chow) is the perfect treat for the whole family. It also makes a fantastic holiday party appetizer.

4. Easy Peppermint Bark

Peppermint Bark Christmas treat pieces in a festive bowl.
Photo by House of Nash Eats

Peppermint Bark is an iconic no bake Christmas treat that kids and adults will love.

With layers of white chocolate and dark chocolate, and broken candy canes on top it looks so fun. It’s also a quick 10 minutes to make, with only 4 ingredients. Simple recipe and tasty.

Pinterest pin with 6 quick and easy Christmas treats to makie with kids in under 30 min. Reindeer graham crackers, crispy coconut balls, watermelon trees, cornflake wreaths, Christmas chocolate  balls & popcorn balls.

5. Chocolate Strawberry Birds

Three chocolate & strawbeey penguins in front of glasses of milk with straws.
Photo by XOXO Bella

Charming mini chocolate-strawberry penguins (or birds) that are as delightful to gaze at as they are to taste.

Fresh strawberries take center stage for these cute Christmas treats, complemented by chocolate, sprinkles, and candy eyeballs.

These could even be a tasty Christmas morning breakfast idea kids would love.

6. Watermelon Christmas Trees

Tray full of Christmas Tree shaped watermelon slices.
Photo by Healthy Kids Recipes

When you know your kids are going to be bombarded with sugary treats over the holidays, take a break with these sweet Watermelon Christmas Trees. Only 2 ingredients (watermelon & greek yogurt).

A healthier alternative, while still being festive and fun Christmas treats to bring out for young kids.

7. No Bake Christmas Wreath Cookies

Photo by Salads Soups and Sweets

These festive treats are quick to make with simple ingredients so you can spend more quality time making memories with your family. 

Cornflake Christmas wreaths are a fun idea for cookie exchanges.  Or to bring a pop of color to Christmas Eve festivities and cookie trays. 

8. Oreo Truffles

Photo by Our Love Language is Food

Oreo Balls (aka Oreo Truffles) are easy Christmas desserts with only 4 ingredients, that will get anyone into the holiday spirit. 

My daughter loves adding extra sprinkles, because that’s what makes it taste even better she says.

9. Pop Tart Gingerbread House

Gingerbread House made of pop tarts, candy kisses, Christmas m&ms.
Photo by Chenée Today

Pop Tart Gingerbread Houses may actually make me enjoy our yearly holiday tradition of building them. Parents I know you feel me!

They make adorable Christmas treats that are perfect for kid’s parties, or a snowy afternoon.

10. Snowmen & Rudolph No Bake Cookies

Snowmen and Rudolph white chocolate covered oreos.
Photo by Short Order Cook

Kids love decorating cookies, and these Snowmen & Reindeer cookies are super cute Christmas desserts they’ll love. Decorate with chocolate chips, jubjubes, pretzels or get creative.

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11. Crispy Coconut Balls

Photo by Life Love and Good Food

Take a bite of these yummy no bake coconut balls, and you’ll discover a smooth peanut butter core sprinkled with crunchy rice krispies. Why not create a new holiday tradition by making these treats with your children.

12. Chocolate Reindeer Crackles

Photo by Simplify Create Inspire

Tis the season to be jolly, with these cute Chocolate Reindeer Crackles. Whip up a batch of these rice krispie treats with a twist in only 15 minutes

13. Sugar Cookie Fudge

Snowflake tin of squares of sugar cookie fudge.
Photo by Food Meanderings

Looking for a sweet treat? This microwave Sugar Cookie Fudge will satisfy your families sweet tooth, and make a great gift.

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14. Chocolate Avocado Truffles

Bowl of chocolate avocado truffles dipped in cocoa and coconut
Photo by Whole New Mom

Chocolate Avocado Truffles are a tasty and healthy Christmas treat, or for any special occasion.

The best part, they’re loaded with nutrition, vegan and easy to make.

15. Cute Snowman Pretzels

Four Snowmen Pretzel sticks with scarves.
Photo by Dancing Through The Rain

When my youngest first saw these she said look mom it’s Olaf! Such a cute winter dessert, these Snowman Pretzels with Earmuffs are easy Christmas snacks that will wow the crowd.

16. Chocolate Caramel Pretzel Bark

Photo by House of Nash Eats

This Chocolate Caramel Pretzel Bark is my go-to easy, no bake Christmas treat to bring to a Christmas party. Kids and adults love it; salty, sweet and chocolatey goodness.

Create some new favorite holiday traditions.

17. Christmas Fruit Wreath

Christmas wreath made out of kiwis, strawberries and pomegranate seeds.
Photo by Healthy Kids Recipes

Brighten your holiday table with this festive Christmas fresh fruit wreath. It’s a stylish yet healthy alternative to the usual sugary treats, offering nutrient-rich fruit for a balanced celebration.

It’s super flexible with whatever fruit you have on hand. Kids will love help decorating the wreath.

It’s good for parents too. More ways to celebrate mom with epic travel gifts over the holidays.

18. Christmas Popcorn Balls

Photo by Bake It With Love

The ultimate in easy Christmas treats for kids, these popcorn balls will be loved by even the pickiest little ones.

They’re also one of my daughter’s favorite holiday snacks that she asks for often.

19. Christmas Tree Cheesecake Cups

Two Christmas Tree Cheesecake cups.
Photo by Conserva Mom

Enjoy Christmas Tree Cakes Cheesecake Cups at your next holiday event. Made with Little Debbie Christmas Tree Cakes and cheesecake, these simple yet delicious cups are a stand-alone holiday delight.

20. Gingerbread Pie Dip

Gingerbread Pie dip with whip cream and gingerbread cookies on top.
Photo by Entirely Elizabeth

Whip up this quick Gingerbread Pie Dip for your next holiday party. Featuring no-bake cheesecake, vanilla gingerbread pudding, and whipped cream, it’s a spice-infused treat with molasses and seasonal flavors.

Use it as a dip for sliced apples or other fruits, pretzels, cookies, whatever you like.

21. Reindeer Bites

Plate of chocolate no bake reindeer themed energy balls.
Photo by Haute and Healthy Living

Try Chocolate Pretzel Reindeer Bites for a low-sugar, festive treat. Made with nuts, dates, and cocoa powder, prep these kid-friendly snacks in advance for a healthy and easy holiday snack.

22. Candy Cane Hearts

Photo by Keep Calm and Eat Ice Cream

Get festive with chocolate candy cane hearts, simple no-bake easy treat with just three ingredients. Perfect for holiday fun with kids, these whimsical desserts add cheer to your Christmas menu.

I think these would make adorable Valentine’s Day treats too.

23. Christmas Dirt Cups

Two mason jars of the no bake Christmas Dirt Cups with whip cream & cookie crumbles.
Photo by Cook Clean Repeat

So much tastier than it sounds, Christmas Dirt Cups are a mix of pudding, oreo cookie crumbles and whipped cream. Top it off with candy canes, Christmas cookies, sugar cookies or festive sprinkles. 

We like to switch out the oreos with gingerbread cookies & use vanilla pudding to make it even more on theme.

24. Christmas Rice Krispie Treats

Photo by State of Dinner

Make Christmas Rice Krispie Treats for a holiday snack kids and adults adore. Gooey marshmallows meet crispy cereal and vanilla. A fun, hands-on recipe ideal for getting kids involved.

Use different cookie cutter shapes to make a variety of holiday designs.

They make fun gifts too.

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25. Chocolate Hazelnut Bliss Balls

Hand reaching for a plate of cholate hazelnut bliss balls
Photo by The Oregon Dietician

Chocolate, hazelnuts, and maple syrup unite in these bliss balls. Offering a delicious combo perfect for snacks or holiday parties. An irresistible healthy treat everyone will love.

26. Christmas Oreos

Christmas oreo dipped in red candy melts and sprinkles.
Photo by Homeschool and Happiness

Looking for an easy holiday treat? Just melt red candy melts, dip your oreos, and add festive sprinkles. A quick and delightful no bake Christmas cookie option that everyone will enjoy.

27. Microwave Peanut Brittle

Peanut Brittle pieces piled on a plate.
Photo by Life Love and Good Food

Ideal for bake sales, gifts, or snacking, this crispy, buttery peanut brittle is a holiday hit. Peanut allergies? Swap in your preferred nuts or seeds for a custom treat.

The perfect no bake Christmas treats for kids and adults.

28. Sugar Plum Recipe

Fancy bowl of sugar plums.
Photo by Tikkido

Craft no-bake sugar plums with a twist, perfect after “The Night Before Christmas” reading. This version blends walnuts, dates, dried apricots, spices, and honey for a nostalgic yet modern treat.

29. Christmas Cookie Dip

Square bowl of Christmas Cookie dip surrounded by pretzles, cookies and strawberries.
Photo by Crayons and Cravings

Serve up Christmas Cookie Dip for Santa or family holiday movie nights. This festive dip melds cream cheese, whipping cream, and powdered sugar with a sugar cookie taste. Ideal dipped with pretzels and fruit.

30. Reindeer Poop

Photo by Completely Christmas

Reindeer Poop is always a hit with the kids. Plus it is much tastier than it sounds.

It makes a fun holiday gift to give to your kids friends or classmates. Or an easy Christmas Treats for kids parties, and festive snacks.

Final Thoughts: Easy Christmas Treats for Kids

And there you have it, folks 30 Easy No Bake Christmas Treats for kids that’ll make your holiday season as chill as a snowman in a freezer!

Whether you’ve got tiny tots with their eyes all aglow or a crew of teens who can’t wait to snap and share, these treats are the holiday heroes you didn’t know you needed.

So go ahead, kick that oven to the curb, and let the no-bake magic happen. Happy munching, happy holidays, and may your festive season be filled with love, laughter, and a whole lotta tasty treats.

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