Holiday World Records

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Most Holiday Songs Sung By A Duet In One Minute

01:22 United States

Jimmy Fallon and Amy Sedaris sang 14 holiday songs in one minute. The record was set during an episode of Late Night With Jimmy Fallon. RecordSetter co-founders Dan Rollman and Corey Henderson officiated the feat. #LNWJF

Largest Group To Play "Joy To The World" On Kazoos

00:27 United States

588 participants at Thirst Youth Convention in Erie, Pennsylvania played Joy to the World on their kazoos at once.

Most Turkey Eaten In 10 Minutes

01:33 Japan

Competitive eater Takeru Kobayashi ate 7.5 pounds of turkey in 10 minutes, a new RecordSetter World Record. He set the record to raise awareness and funds to combat hunger worldwide. Kobayashi performed the feat on Thanksgiving Eve before a live audience at Turtle Bay in New York City. RecordSetter Council president Dan Rollman and senior official Rob Birdsong presided over the attempt. Read more about the event here. Become a fan of Kobayashi here. NOTE: Competitive eating is dangerous and should not be attempted unless you are professionally trained. Read more about the sport here.

Most Times Sitting On A Whoopee Cushion And Saying "Merry Christmas" In 15 Seconds While Dressed As Santa Claus

01:08 United States

Clint P. sat on a whoopee cushion and said "Merry Christmas" nine times in 15 seconds while dressed as Santa Claus.

Tallest Edible Christmas Tree


Santa's Little Helpers Founder Karen Snowden, along with charity members and local businesses including Roses Restaurant, built an edible Christmas tree 59 centimeters high. They set the record on Christmas Day of 2012 to celebrate the coming together of the community in Cooma, New South Wales. Australian RecordSetter official Dave Thompson was present to adjudicate the attempt.

Tallest Pole Used To Balance Christmas Present On Chin

02:50 Canada

Doug McManaman balanced a Christmas present on top of a 142-inch pole on his chin.

Fastest Time To Break 12 Large Peppermint Candy Canes While Dressed As Santa Claus

01:00 United States

Clint P. broke 12 large peppermint candy canes in 17.40 seconds while dressed as Santa Claus.

Highest Score On "Holiday" Track Of "Just Dance 2"


Jordan Pike scored 5,637 points in a game of Just Dance 2 on the track Holiday.

Most Holiday Decorations Placed On A Person

02:34 United States

Todd DeFazio wore 100 holiday decorations at once.

Fastest Time To Say "Bah Humbug" 12 Times On National Bah Humbug Day

00:29 United States

To celebrate National Bah Humbug Day, Pete Moyer said “Bah humbug!” 12 times in 5.50 seconds.

Largest Group To Sing "Jingle Bells" While Ringing Jingle Bells

00:48 United States

A total of 488 people sang jingle bells while ringing jingle bells at once. They set the record in front of Times Union Center in Albany, New York. See more photos here.

Largest Group To Wear Ugly Sweaters And Sing An Original Christmas Song

06:41 United States

Davin Michael and 11 of his friends gathered during the holidays wearing ugly sweaters and sang an Christmas song they invented themselves.

Longest Time Holding A Holiday Gift Tag In Forehead Crease

01:38 United States

Steve Stretton held a holiday gift tag using a crease on his forehead for one minute, 24.10 seconds.

Fastest Time To Partake In Ten Holiday Traditions

02:55 United States

Patrick Sauer and Auggie Smith completed ten holiday traditions in two minutes, 36.89 seconds. They set the record at a World Record Appreciation Society event held at Joe’s Pub in New York City. Dan Rollman and Corey Henderson were present as witnesses. [][][#WRAS19][] []:

Most People Pulling A Holiday Cracker

01:00 England

Kristian Foy gathered 15 people to pull apart one Christmas cracker. Seven women held one end and eight men held the other. The women’s side got the larger part of the cracker and therefore won the prize inside.

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