'Tis the season to be jolly! Or is it the season to buy an overpriced ticket to wait in a long line, get mulled wine spilled on your dress, and shimmy awkwardly in a crowd of strangers while toasting to the new year? It all depends on who you ask.
And when we asked, InStyle's editors had some pretty strong feelings about which holidays are the best and worst of the year. Scroll down to find out this staff's most beloved and hated days of merriment—and the hilarious anecdotes that inspired their stances.
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