By Saryne Avalos and Angelina Marquez Ordaz
Christmas is much more, people think it’s about the sales or the presents. Christmas Eve is the evening or entire day before Christmas Day; the festival commemorating the birth of Jesus. Christmas is an annual festival commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ, observed primarily on December 25 as a religious and cultural celebration among billions of people around the world. Some tradition that some people do is get together with family until 12 am to open presents. Others invite family and make stuff to eat like cookies.Some famous foods for Christmas Eve are tamales, chicken, bread, and ginger bread cookies.
Christmas is an ancient holiday. Christian,catholic and some other religions celebrate it. Popular traditions are exchanging gifts, decorating Christmas trees, going to church, and sharing meals with family and friends. Christmas has been a holiday in the United States since 1870. Christmas is a very fun and exciting holiday, because you get to open presents and spend time with your family.