Save on Pinterest

Outrageous Outdoor Holiday Decorations You Have to See

These outrageous outdoor holiday decorations will keep you giggling all the way through the season.

Every editorial product is independently selected, though we may be compensated or receive an affiliate commission if you buy something through our links. Ratings and prices are accurate and items are in stock as of time of publication.

1 / 12

Large Flickering Candles Holiday DecorationVia Hammacher.comVia Hammacher.com

The holidays are just around the corner, and that means it’s time to break out the lights and tinsel. While you may be focused on how to decorate your Christmas tree, we think sprucing up your yard with these outrageous outdoor holiday decorations brings just as much cheer.

To put you in the holiday spirit, we found some of the biggest, kookiest, silliest and most photo-worthy inflatables and other items you’ll love putting out year after year. These are attention grabbers! Oh, and don’t forget to pick up a multi-purpose inflator.

We’ve curated some great tips and tricks to bring joy home this season. Read on to make sure your whole family gets into the holiday spirit this year.

2 / 12

Inflatable Christmas Dinosaur with Gifts

You’ll roar your way through the holidays with this five-foot inflatable Christmas T-Rex. It’s an affordable find, and reviewers can’t seem to get enough of it. Verified Amazon purchaser Anaesa writes, “A kid walking by said it was the coolest thing he’s ever seen, and I agree 100 percent!”

Shop Now

3 / 12

Santa Claus and Reindeer Christmas Fence Peekers

These adorable peek-a-boo style Christmas decorations attach behind your fence to give the impression Santa and his best buds are on the case. It’s one of the cutest outdoor holiday decorations you can buy, and a great budget-friendly find at under $10.

Shop Now

4 / 12

Giant Twinkling Candy Cane

The whole neighborhood will adore gazing at this 84-inch pop-up candy cane. Sure, it’s outrageously large, but it’s so charming you’ll wonder if you really have to take it down in January.

Shop Now

5 / 12

Inflatable Christmas Gift Box Archway

Put this inflatable Christmas gift box archway by your front door and you’ll have every gift-loving kid in the neighborhood gawking. It features holiday-season colors and LED lighting. At eight feet tall, it fits nicely with most average house doorways.

Shop Now

6 / 12

Christmas Tree and Santa Claus in Trouble Inflatable

Oops! Looks like Fido got a hold of Santa and won’t let go.

If you’ve got a sense of humor, a sizable yard and an electrical outlet nearby, this outrageous outdoor holiday decoration will definitely be your favorite. Just sit back with a cup of coffee and watch the neighbors’ faces as they pass by.

Shop Now

7 / 12

Large Flickering Candles Holiday DecorationVia Hammacher.comVia Hammacher.com

Giant Flickering Candy Cane Candles

These giant flickering three-foot candy cane candles are the perfect addition to a walkway or dark path that needs extra holiday cheer. It’s a nostalgic mid-century Christmas décor classic updated with modern-day lighting technology. They come two per order. The best part? They’re perfect for indoor or outdoor use thanks to LED bulbs and a safe four-hour timer.

Shop Now

8 / 12

Front Porch Christmas Puppy

For what he lacks in size, this adorable LED-lit Christmas puppy makes up for in cuteness. He comes decked out with a Santa hat, scarf and string of lights, and additional LED lights glow from within. The outdoor-safe metal frame and 2-1/2-ft. electric cord should keep him on door duty all through the season.

Shop Now

9 / 12

Pop-Up Twinkling Snowman

He’s six-feet tall, handsome and ready to spoil you with holiday cheer. This twinkling Snowman will wow the neighborhood with his 260 LED lights. He also comes with four lawn stakes to keep him safely anchored.

Shop Now

10 / 12

Christmas Gingerbread Inflatable

How sweet is this giant Christmas gingerbread inflatable for your lawn? He comes with plenty of cute outdoor-safe ornaments and a bright star on top. Four lawn stakes (included) keep this gingerbread man from running off.

Shop Now

11 / 12

Metal Christmas Gnomes

For one of the most outrageous outdoor holiday decorations on the market — or at least the most outrageously cute — look no further than this set of three metal Christmas gnomes. Pop them at the end of your driveway, near the garden and next to the mailbox. They’re each three feet tall and make a fun impression on revelers of all ages.

Shop Now

12 / 12

Neon Santa Emoji Sign

Punctuate the season with this happiness-inducing Santa emoji sign on a wall, door or anywhere else that needs some extremely visible cheer. It comes with a transparent cord for easy disguising, an acrylic stand to pop Santa behind a window, and a remote that lets you dim him on a whim.

Shop Now

Bryce Gruber
As Home Editor, Bryce Gruber covers gift ideas, shopping, and e-commerce at The Family Handyman. You've likely seen her work across a variety of women's lifestyle and parenting outlets and on TV shows. She lives and works in New York's Hudson Valley with her five small children.

Newsletter Unit