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How long should you leave your Christmas tree and decorations up?
There is good news for those who prefer to leave their tree and decorations up longer, however. In some religious traditions, it is said the Christmas season is actually 40 days long, not 12.
When should you take your Christmas decorations down?
In fact, it’s a modern idea to take Christmas decorations down on the 5th or 6th January. In Medieval times in the United Kingdom, people kept their Christmas decorations up until Candlemas 鈥?or the Feast of the Presentation of Jesus Christ 鈥?which falls on 2nd February.
Do Christmas decorations have an expiration date?
After all the gifts have been unwrapped, the eggnog has been sipped, and too many jokes about mistletoe have been made, it’s official: Christmas is over. But while the holiday itself comes to a close on Dec. 25, your decorations don’t come with a specific expiration date.
When is the best time to take down your Christmas tree?
As the date seen as when the Christ child became physical manifest to the Gentiles, it鈥檚 considered the best date to complete Christmas festivities and pack everything away. For more agnostic traditions you could always bow to the superstition that to leave trees up past New Year鈥檚 Day is bad luck.