The Best Songs To Play With Your Outdoor Nativity

I think we can all agree that a great outdoor nativity scene necessitates the accompaniment of an epic Christmas playlist. You want people to stop in awe of your nativity scene and get the full emotional effect of what the nativity is all about. So you decide to set up some speakers outside and put together a couple hours of inspirational music. But what songs should you put on your playlist? There are so many great classics that speak to the nativity, which renditions should you pick?

Your friends here at have made this process as painless for you as possible by listening to hours of these classic nativity songs and picking the best versions for your playlist. Our mix combines the best songs that are sung by some of the greatest singers of our time, while mixing in some purely instrumental songs played by great contemporary artists. Your neighbors will thank you for picking songs that will keep the whole neighborhood feeling peaceful and magical.

Nativity Playlist

O Come, O Come Emmanuel by the Piano Guys

Ave Maria by Celtic Woman

Once in Royal David’s City by Libera

Mary, Did You Know? by Pentatonix

Away in a Manger by John Denver

Silent Night in Irish by Enya

What Child is This by Lindsey Stirling

O Holy Night by Josh Groban

Oh Come All Ye Faithful by Celine Dion

Veni, Veni Emmanuel by Daniel Jang

Angles We Have Heard on High by Andrea Bocelli

Silent Night by Elvis Presley

If you like this article, check out our previous article about how to set up the best lighting for your outdoor nativity scene.