Christmas Tradition vary from country to country. Christmas celebrations for many nations including the lighting of Christmas trees, the hanging of Advent wreaths, Christmas stocking, Candy Canes, and the creation of nativity scenes depicting the birth of Jesus Christ. Christmas is one of the most important periods on the Christian Calendar, and is often closely connected to other holidays at this time of year. On Christmas Eve, traditionally meals are prepared according to the traditions of each region. Christmas parties held around Christmas days.