Merry Misfits: Great Team Names for Virtual Holiday Scavenger Hunts

Inspiration for Your Team Name

In this strangest of holiday seasons, you need a fun, festive team name. Because whether you embark on the new Joy Around the World Virtual Holiday Scavenger Hunt or show off your trivia chops on the new ‘Tis the Season Virtual Holiday Game, a creative team name will bring teammates together, and maybe earn you some bonus points.

With so many people already having a blast playing our new online holiday games, the list of sensationally seasonal team names is getting longer than Santa’s own famous list. So we decided to share some of this year’s holiday team names, and some helpful tips, with you.

Remember the Theme

A lot of teams simply have fun with the holiday theme.

The Noel-It-Alls
Merry Marylanders
The Cheer Team
Jingle Bell Croc
The Winter Squad
Reindeer Gamers
NOT Reindeer Gamers
Christmas Reindeer
Santa’s Little Helpers
Holly Jolly Winners
Santa Gangsters
Rocket Santas
Santa Paws
The Mistletoes
Christmas Gladiators
Christmas and Cheese Curds
We Sleigh All Day
Slay Bells
Holiday Spice Girls
Holiday Hunters
Smiley Christmas
The Dancing Rudolphs
The Mighty Reindeer
The Frosty Friends
Jolly Rockers
Silent Knights
Rudolph’s Runts
Dreidel Spinners
Santa’s Got a Brand New Bag
Jolly Beans
Team Y’allidays

Elf Things Up

Christmas Elf

We’ve seen a lot of elves playing this year, so you’ll have to be creative.

Winning Elves
Avid Elves
Angry Elves
Mad Bad Elves
V.E.B.A. (Virtual Elf Bad Asses)
Santa’s E.L.V.E.S. (Essential Laborers Virtual Esteem-Building Summit)
Fröhliche Navidad Elves [That’s “Happy” in German and “Christmas” in Spanish.]

Pop Culture Is Your Friend

Can’t go wrong with a shout-out to great holiday stories.

Cotton-Headed Ninnie Muggins
The Misfit Toys
Home Not Alone
The Wet Bandits
The Sticky Bandits
The Griswolds
Grumpy Grinches
Resting Grinch Face
Festivus for the Rest of Us
The Rest of Us
Yippee Ki-yay

Go For the Naughty List

Gingerbread Person

Don’t get too crazy, but some light innuendo can make for a great team name.

Drunken Dancing Gingerbread People
Frosty’s Divas
Sassy Snowflakes
Holidazed and Confused
Jingle Ballers
The Nutcracker’s Jingle Balls
The Ho Ho Ho$$$
The Ho Ho Ho-ettes
The Naughty List

When in Doubt, Wink at 2020

Did you know it’s been a crazy year? A few teams are having fun with that.

Covid Kringles
Socially Distanced Santas
Merry Masked Detectives
The Masked Reindeer


Images credits: Elf photo by Misty Ladd on Unsplash; Gingerbread photo by Pietro De Grandi on Unsplash