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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.
Premium Member Fuerteventura The Majorera Island
This is such a special lovely island having spent a wonderful seven days there in the month of March full of sun enjoying its sunshine with its warm rays Spending such peace and tranquility having mild winds so humid in...Read More
Categories: holiday, spanish, sun,
Form: Rhyme

the wheel of fortune
The wheel of fortune has spun our way, we’re on Spring-break for 8 more days! The transition to leisure was as smooth as oil, without classes, he’s just a guy and I’m his girl. For three weeks we’ll have...Read More
Categories: boyfriend, fun, girlfriend, holiday,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Lovng Day
Loving Day When Richard and Mildred fell in love, their fate was decided by a judge. For he was white and she was black, their marriage broke Virginia's Integrity Act. Forced to move to Washington DC, they opposed the ruling in...Read More
Categories: holiday, 10th grade, black african
Form: Rhyme
Mountains Of Florida
Traveling the mountains of Disneyland Much higher than those found in Ireland When...Read More
Categories: holiday, adventure, celebration, confusion, drink,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member THE LADY IN RED
the lady in red head to toe green with envy at the leprechaun’s gold tracking his every move 3/10/2023 ...Read More
Categories: holiday,
Form: Tanka

The Passover Section
With springtime now upon us, If your town has lots of Jews, The supermarket has some foods You might have need to use. For Passover’s approaching And the holiday demands No bread nor pasta be consumed; Thus, stores have made their...Read More
Categories: holiday, jewish,
Form: Rhyme
Patricks tale
Saint Patrick died on March 17th. So we celebrate the day with green and drink. Patrick, was kidnapped to Ireland as a slave, a condition he never fully forgot or forgave. Patty (as he was known by his friends)...Read More
Categories: eulogy, history, holiday, horror,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Taryn and Tigger
Taryn and Tigger of Irishville Lived in fear of a windowsill The old woman there was old and mean And of cats she truly was not keen I wish the faerie of St Pat was near. She would fix that...Read More
Categories: holiday,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member THE GOLDEN PASS the house of slithering
Oh wondrous one What have they done We're stuck here in a rut No Paddy's Day, to my great dismay I'm treated like your mutt Oh little boy Fill your heart with joy The journey's on the cards I've called the Prez and...Read More
Categories: betrayal, celebrity, holiday, humorous,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Leprechaun
tucks rainbow ends mischievous finds gold elf caught - can make you rich 3/3/2023 Teacup Dictionary ...Read More
Categories: holiday,
Form: Other
dear john 2
no, i haven't been well at all. my period is about to go off within a week and every infernal hound of hell is after me already. everything that can hurt, hurts. i feel ugly,...Read More
Categories: absence, holiday, how i
Form: Free verse
The BS about eating pancakes on Mardi Gras
Mardi Gras parades are rolling the streets again I watched 'Isis' from inside my windowpane A king and a queen were pretending to reign but from the colorful revelry I chose to abstain I grew up yelling, "Throw me...Read More
Categories: celebration, holiday,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member For My Valentine
bouquet of flowers dark chocolate filled truffles my eternal love ...Read More
Categories: chocolate, flower, holiday, love,
Form: Senryu
Premium Member Easter Dinner
This year it’s final: The centerpiece on our table’s Easter feast will cease to be the traditional glazed ham or the rosemary and garlic roast lamb. In place of these we’re serving rabbit with no taint of religious bias to...Read More
Categories: easter, holiday,
Form: Light Verse
Violet Checkered Box
Jewellery, stylish pens, paper hearts, nostalgic figurines, Memories of holidays spent in my grandmother's place, Cherishing purple checker box with snowflakes, praying for same things....Read More
Categories: art, christmas, grandmother, holiday,
Form: Sijo

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?