Holidays

Holiday Dinner: 10 Etiquette Tips to Know Before You Arrive

#1 Bring a gift for the host.

#2 Offer to help to the host.

#3 Participate in the holiday traditions.

10 Etiquette Tips

#4 Ask the host where you should sit at the dining table.

#5 Wait for the host to begin the meal. A blessing or a few words will often be shared to thank everyone for being there.

10 Etiquette Tips

#6 Eat slowly and engage in conversation with others during the meal.

#7 Say something nice about the food and thank those who helped make all the preparations.

#8 After the meal is over, see how you can help clean up.

10 Etiquette Tips

#9 Don't overstay your welcome.

#10 Send a thank-you note to the host expressing your gratitude and appreciation for the meal.

10 Etiquette Tips

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