Christmas Games: Find the Nutcracker

Find Christmas Toy Soldiers

Find the Nutcracker heroes in this busy battle scene.
Find the Nutcracker heroes in this busy battle scene.

The setting for this free printable Christmas game is the Nutcracker ballet's famous second scene:

Late that night when Marie crept downstairs to check on the Nutcracker, a fierce battle was raging between Fritz's Christmas toy soldiers and a band of mice! Marie threw her slipper at the Mouse King. She saved the Nutcracker's life and helped win the battle.

When you're ready to play this Christmas game, you can enlarge the image on your computer screen and start the fun right away, or you can download this free printable Christmas game as a PDF and play anywhere -- even in bed when you can't fall asleep.

Focus your efforts, as you must search amidst the raging battle for the gallant Christmas soldiers. Can you find the Nutcracker and the other brave toy soldiers, too?

If you're not finished fighting:

Look for illustrations of these mouse and rat sayings in the battle scene:

  • "I smell a rat!"
  • "Rat race"
  • "Quiet as a church mouse"
  • "You dirty rat!"
  • "The mouse ran up the clock"
  • "Three Blind Mice"
  • "A better mousetrap"

In the next scene of The Nutcracker, Marie ventures out into a winter wonderland. Continue searching there on the next page.

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