Thank you to all the authors and artists that joined in and made mini_fest a success once again! This fest is always such a delight with so much fabulous holiday fic in one place with such a wide variety of pairings and characters!
Thank you so much to all who support the fest by creating, reading, commenting, reccing and more!
gracerene wrote Now It's Your Choice [Draco/Albus Severus - Rated NC-17 - 4715 Words]
Albus has to stay at Hogwarts over Christmas for some extra Potions lessons. Professor Malfoy gives him a helping hand.
dracogotgame wrote A New Life [Harry/Draco- Rated G - 9000 Words]
Harry’s deepest wish comes true one winter night. It’s nothing like he imagined but that doesn’t mean it’s not perfect.
torino10154 wrote Let's Give Them Something to Talk About [James/Scorpius - PG-13 Rated - 657 Words]
All first Christmases are a bit awkward, right?
lilyeyes wrote An Auror Christmas [Harry/Severus - Rated NC-17 - 8700 Words]
Harry yearns for the most normal things: love and family, but that's hard to accomplish when you are secretly in love with Severus Snape. Add an abandoned baby and a blizzard just to make things interesting.
alisanne wrote An Interest in Dentistry [Hermione/Ron - Rated G - 1750 Words]
Christmas can bring out hidden traits.
ely_baby wrote Granny's Little Helper [Gen; Molly, Lily Luna- Rated G - 8800 Words]
On Christmas Eve, Molly is on a mince pie baking spree, this year though she has a very special little helper.
alafaye wrote Sneaking an Early Present [Bill/Charlie/Harry - Rated NC-17 - 1194 Words]
Harry didn't mean to peek at his present early, but now that he has, there's only one thing to do.
nicevenn wrote Giftwrapped [Harry/Draco - Rated R - 4142 Words]
Harry’s feeling lonely on Christmas Eve. Enter Draco Malfoy in a ribbon.
goddess47 wrote Every Moment of Light and Dark [Harry/Severus - Rated G - 1319 Words]
Auror Harry always volunteers to work Christmas, going home to a dark house when his shift is over. Severus is determined that Harry doesn't spend another Christmas alone.
enchanted_jae wrote Corporeally Challenged [Fred/Myrtle - Rated PG - 800 Words]
It's New Year's Eve, and Myrtle is bored.
stelladelnordxd and think4paperinkw wrote Rhythm of the Night [Sirius, Harry - Rated PG-13 - 3200 Words]
Harry starts chatting with Sirius' portrait, until he learns that it's not a portrait. Then he, Hermione and Neville figure out a way to get Sirius out, just in time for Christmas.
gin_biscuit wrote By the Old Gramophone [Harry/Severus - PG Rated - 1700 Words]
Harry was hoping for a nice and quiet Christmas Eve. Just him, some Christmas tunes and a drink. But his plans for the night are destroyed when someone comes knocking at his door and drags in snow… amongst other things.
alisanne wrote The Ghost of Christmas Future [Harry/Draco - Rated PG - 1680 Words]
Christmas shopping is not always above suspicion.
mahmfic wrote Mistletoe Madness [Harry/Teddy - Rated NC-17 - 1085 Words]
Teddy has some mischief to manage.
articcat621 wrote A Little Nudge in the Right Direction [Hermione/Remus - Rated PG - 1236 Words]
It’s Christmas time at Grimmauld Place and Hermione is feeling a bit apprehensive about her feelings for a certain werewolf. Ginny, unable to resist, takes matters into her own hands. Together, she and Teddy just may be able to push the two of them together.
hikarievandar wrote Absinthe [Sirius - Rated PG - 711 Words]
Some things stay the same at Yuletide, and some things change. And some things, Sirius is about to discover, will never be the same again.
emansil_12 wrote Save the Last Dance for Me [Harry/Viktor - Rated G - 1074 Words]
“I think, perhaps you’ve just never danced with the right person. I think perhaps you need someone to lead you, not you lead someone. You are leader in life; you do not need to be in dance.”
killerangels13 wrote Blue Christmas [Harry/Draco - Rated PG-13 - 3700 Words]
When your white Christmas turns blue, there’s not much you can do but bake biscuits and hope for the best.
lrthunder wrote Deck the Halls with Lots of Shagging [Various - Rated NC-17 - 961 Words]
When Ginny wants to examine Neville's injury, the unexpected happens.
alafaye wrote Hope is My Gift to You [Charlie/Remus - Rated G - 512 Words]
The blizzard was just the thing they needed to say it.
flaminia_x wrote Up on the Housh–hic–Housetop, Potter [Harry/Draco - Rated PG - 1800 Words]
Drunk Draco is convinced someone is trying to break into the Manor—through the chimney—and it’s the night before Christmas, no less! Well, he certainly wasn’t going to fix it himself.
nicevenn wrote Light Him Up [Harry/Draco, Draco/Various - Rated NC-17 - 3000 Words]
Harry’s kinky Christmas wish comes true.
hiddenhibernian wrote Bad Company [Draco/Hermione - Rated PG - 2300 Words]
Another year, another Ministry Solstice Ball. Harry is drunk, Ron even drunker, and Hermione just wants to go home. But who is hiding in the corner?
goddess47 wrote Family Reunion [Harry/Severus - Rated PG - 1370 Words]
From this prompt: Few years post DH. Harry bumps into Dudley while out Christmas shopping. They go out for a pint. Dudley reveals what happened during the Christmas 1997 when the Dursleys were in hiding (you decide what it is) and Harry talks about his new girl/boyfriend (you decide who).
articcat621 wrote ’Tis The Time for Secrets and Misunderstandings [Draco/Harry - Rated PG-13 - 1178 Words]
Harry is shopping for Christmas presents when he notices Draco’s photo in a department store window. He begins to think that Draco is lying to him about something. Will the truth come out on Christmas Day?
csichick wrote Tradition [Percy/Oliver - Rated PG - 523 Words]
While Percy & Oliver’s Christmas traditions have evolved throughout their relationship, there has always been one constant.
alisanne wrote Family Fireworks [Harry/Luna - Rated G - 1605 Words]
"Unplanned family reunions can be awkward, but they can also be wonderful.
kjp_013 wrote Tinsel Time [Harry/Draco - Rated PG - 2850 Words]
The tree, the room, the dog: they all need decorating.
delphipsmith wrote A Chizpurfle in a Pine Tree [GEN - Rated G - 5100 Words]
Getting the Yule tree turns out to be a bit trickier than either Hagrid or his students expect.
suitesamba wrote A Christmas Queue [Harry/Draco - Rated G - 2722 Words]
Harry and his children get acquainted with Draco and Scorpius while queueing to visit Father Christmas.
articcat621 wrote A Perfect Christmas Surprise [Hermione/Charlie - Rated PG-13 - 1468 Words]
Hermione calls up her ex-boyfriend for help with her driveway. When he comes over, she gets a perfect Christmas surprise.
charmed310 wrote Muggle Magic? [Harry/Draco - Rated PG-13 - 2000 Words]
Harry and Draco are hosting Christmas lunch in their new home and Harry wants to decorate The Muggle Way. Draco is not impressed.
flyingharmony wrote Long Live the Queen [Narcissa, Druella, Andromeda, Bellatrix - Rated PG-13 - 1230 Words]
Harry’s kinky Christmas wish comes true.
alisanne wrote The Winter Ball [Harry/Severus - Rated PG - 2550 Words]
Harry has finally gotten up the courage to ask Severus Snape to the Ministry’s Winter Ball, only to find Draco Malfoy has also asked him. How can Harry convince Severus to go with him?
unbroken_halo wrote Let Your Heart Be Light [James/Lily Potter, Alice/Frank Longbottom, Lucius/Narcissa Malfoy, Molly/Arthur Weasley - Rated PG - 2965 Words]
Christmas Eve in the Wizarding World takes on a different tone in various houses.
ally_147 wrote All I Want for Christmas [Harry/Hermione - Rated PG - 5285 Words]
“What about me?” Harry protested, a spectacular pout on his lips. “You should come spend Christmas with me. I don’t have anywhere else to go either; we’ll be outcasts together!”
lrthunder wrote The Watchers of Christmas Eve [Harry/Ginny, James/Lily - RatedNC-17 - 1083 Words]
Watching his parents prompts Harry and Ginny to have their own Christmas Eve encounter.
bonfoi wrote Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas [Harry/Draco - Rated G - 4600 Words]
Take two Weasleys, add a Parkinson and a Snape, stir in a Malfoy
and a Potter, and simmer during Yuletide. Serve hot, with a side of houseelves and Christmas cheer.
emansil_12 wrote Who Better Than [Harry/George - Rated NC-17 - 2579 Words]
Two spirits are crushed beyond hope after Fred’s death at the Battle of Hogwarts. Through the company of each other, George and Harry are able to re-find their way.
articcat621 wrote Their Favorite Time of the Year [Hermione/Draco - Rated PG - 1213 Words]
Draco and Hermione love this time of the year. It’s a perfect time for reminiscing and family bonding.
unbroken_halo wrote and akatnamedeaster drew Hope in Winter's Haze [Severus/Sirius - Rated R - 4212 Words]
Severus braves the inclement weather on the Solstice for a potion ingredient, with a little help from Padfoot.
writcraft wrote and drew Never Let Me Go [Harry/Teddy - Rated NC-17 - 2700 Words]
He was charismatic, magnetic, electric and everybody knew him…he became torn between being a good person and missing out on all of the opportunities life could offer a man as magnificent as him…and I loved him...and I still love him
shadowycat drew Under the Mistletoe [Severus/Minerva - Rated R]
Minerva puts the holiday decor to good use.
chibitoaster drew Draco's Wish [Harry/Draco - Rated G]
Draco is only hoping for one thing as he goes to sleep Christmas Eve night.
anemonen drew A Christmas First [James Sirius/Teddy - Rated PG]
There's a Christmas party at The Burrow and a conveniently placed mistletoe leads to new things happening between James and Teddy.
cremebunny drew Snuggles [Harry/Draco - Rated G]
It was too Cold to attend that annual winter ball anyway. This is way better.
chibitoaster drew Warm Hands, Cold Noses [Neville/Draco - Rated G]
Draco, Neville, plus one.
digthewriter drew Stay With Me [Harry/Draco - Rated PG]
Harry and Draco meet at the Christmas ball, and they can't deny their attraction. Harry wants to pull away but Draco won't let him go.
centaury_squill drew It Seemed Like a Good Idea at the Time [Gen - Rated G]
Charlie's venture didn't work out quite as planned...
shadowycat drew Christmas Post [Severus/Remus - Rated G]
Christmas is a season of hope.
onthecount drew Warm and Steady [Remus/Sirius - Rated PG]
Remus and Sirius share a moment by the Christmas tree.
chibitoaster drew Draco's First Jumper [Harry/Draco - Rated G]
Draco is thrilled to finally be accepted as part of the family.
akatnamedeaster drew Baby's First Christmas [Hagrid, Norbert - Rated G]
That first Christmas can be an emotional one for any parent.
nearlyconscious drew Ce rêve bleu [Daphne/Pansy - Rated G]
Daphne and Pansy spend their holidays together in a very dreamy mood.
dustmouth drew Snowfall [Remus/Sirius - Rated G]
Sirius, Remus and a buttload of snow.
isinuyasha drew ‘Tis the season to be naughty [Harry/Draco - Rated PG-13]
Harry opens the door on Christmas Eve to find a pissed-off, naked, gift-wrapped Draco Malfoy on his front step in the snow.
micehellhpdm drew Do you want to build a snowman? [Harry/Draco - Rated G]
It was Christmas eve and Harry was spending his time alone in Hogwarts since his friends have all returned home for Christmas. He then made his way towards the great hall and stumble upon a lonely Draco on his way. They talked a bit and out of the blue, Harry asked if he wanted to build a snowman and surprisingly, Draco said yes.
digthewriter drew Will you still love me tomorrow? [James/Sirius - Rated PG]
Is this a lasting treasure - Or just a moment's pleasure - Can I believe the magic of your sighs - Will you still love me tomorrow
furere22 drew Our walking path (Buon Natale) [Draco/Albus Severus - Rated G]
After the war, Draco's left crippled and alone in the Manor, with the only
company of one house elf and the house portraits. Albus is a brilliant student who'd like to be a potion master but does not find much intellectual stimuli within his family. So he tries looking elsewhere.
chibitoaster drew Christmas at the Shack [Harry/Draco - Rated G]
Draco was ill-prepared for the cold, so when Harry found him, he did whatever he thought was necessary.