What special Christmas traditions does your family share? In the United States of America, families decorate their homes with lights and wreaths. They decorate a Christmas tree and hang Christmas Stockings too. On Christmas Eve, many people attend candlelight church services and children go to bed early to wait for Santa Claus. Children wake up early to open Christmas presents on Christmas morning, then everyone eats a big feast of their favorite Christmas foods. Read more to discover how Christmas is celebrated around the world!