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Holiday Poems | Best Poems for All Holidays

Read and share the best poems for the holiday season. Holiday poems relate experiences or feelings one has during or about the holidays. Whether it is Christmas, Thanksgiving, summer and school holidays, or Valentine’s day many poets have written about these moments. Poetry captures the heart and spirit of these celebrated seasons and is an integral part of holiday greeting cards and well-wishing.
A Rose For You
A Rose For You A Single Rose Will Do May This Rose Represent The Way I Feel For You So Soft And So Gentle And Yet So Strong In Your Hand Is Where This Rose...Read the rest...
Categories: holiday, anniversary, february, feelings, heart,
Form: Concrete

Premium Member Packedy-Pack I'm Packing
I went on holiday so I thought I’d pack I put in my head I’d be needing that I packed my arm because where’s the harm so too my toes not forgetting my face oh, my other arm too went into the case better...Read the rest...
Categories: fun, funny, holiday, humorous,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member Leura Log Cabin
[Part 1 - Day 1] Oh what my wearying world has wrought... Mind and soul and body aged - broken before my time. How many burdens can I carry? Crosses can I bear? The decade passed drew like a...Read the rest...
Categories: anxiety, care, family, holiday,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member At At
there is a place at at at it is by by by which is near near near not too far from from from you can get there via via via and to be honest it is nice to stay at at...Read the rest...
Categories: fun, holiday, humorous, nonsense,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member Happy 4th of July
bang bang bang bang pow night red, white, blue pom pom blooms runaway dogs fear 7/5/2024 ...Read the rest...
Categories: holiday,
Form: Haiku

Premium Member Happy Birthday 'Merica
Happy Birthday ‘Merica It’s happy birthday ‘Merica I wish you all the best You’ve kept us free for all these years You’re better than the rest For those who claim you’ve lost your glow They’ve lost their sappy minds Our unity must...Read the rest...
Categories: holiday, hope, independence day,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Long Forgotten
Independence Day flags… parades… hurray ~ taps for hostages… play ...Read the rest...
Categories: celebration, holiday, remember,
Form: Senryu
Premium Member Let Freedom Ring
Land where men and women went away, To protect the rights in our Constitution. ...Read the rest...
Categories: celebration, holiday, patriotic,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member A Festival of Names
Pentecost Festival of First Firsts The Day of the Giving of the Torah The Culmination of the...Read the rest...
Categories: earth, heaven, holiday, identity,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member holiday traffic
congested roadways smokey exhausts pollute air all just for free food...Read the rest...
Categories: holiday,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member Fun In The Sun
Laid out on the beach in that warm tropical sun Winter is on hold, while I am here to experience heaven and have some fun The ocean waters with their bright colours call out to me to...Read the rest...
Categories: holiday, vacation,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Happy Fifth
Cinco de Mayo, five days into May Celebrate with margheritas today Or break open a Fifth I offer as a gift Have a fantastica day...Read the rest...
Categories: holiday,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member Rap Up Passover
~ Rapid Rap-style Chant ~ Pass over, Pass over, pass out Pass over, Pass over, pass out Drink the four cups of wine ...Read the rest...
Categories: fun, holiday, humor, jewish,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member Marathon Men
In America, Passover’s a marathon in Israel, it’s a sprint Two nights @ four cups of wine in the USA One night,...Read the rest...
Categories: america, celebration, drink, holiday,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member 3,336 Years of Connection
My wife and I have scrubbed and searched every crumb of leaven unearthed No one will come and check our work We’re on...Read the rest...
Categories: analogy, holiday, jewish, slavery,
Form: Couplet

Specific Types of Holiday Poems

Read wonderful holiday poetry on the following sub-topics: 4th of July, christmas, crazy, easter, fathers day, funny, halloween, independence day, mothers day, new years, saint patricks day, school, summer, thanksgiving, winter and more.

Definition | What is Holiday in Poetry?

Book: Shattered Sighs