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Rockport-Fulton Chamber of Commerce

An Old-Fashioned Christmas in Fulton
December 14 and 15
A fun family event takes place Thur. and Fri. Dec. 14 and 15. Beginning at 5 p.m. The Fulton Park welcomes guests and locals alike. There will be a Christmas Ceremony, Goody Bags, Bounce Houses, Live Entertainment, Free Snacks and a visit from Santa!
: www.rockport-fulton.org

Stillwater

Stillwater's Winter Wonderland
12/1/2017 - 1/7/2018
A full city-block of historic Downtown Stillwater will be transformed into a Winter Wonderland with a 4,900 sq. foot ice rink, complimentary visits with Santa and his reindeer, horse-drawn carriage rides, and a food truck village!
: http://visitstillwater.org/holidays

 


First Day Hikes-State of Texas

January 1st, 2018
Recover from the holidays by joining the nation-wide initiative to take a hike on new Years Day. Most Texas State Parks will have special hikes, walks, runs or paddles for all skill levels. Start the year off right!
: www.texasstateparks.org/firstdayhikes


Mesquite

Mesquite Symphony Orchestra
MSO Concert - Believe
Dec. 16, 2017
Enjoy your favorite songs of the season, including works from Leroy Anderson, Tchaikovsky and many more, at the Mesquite Arts Center Concert Hall. Two performances: 5:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. And there might be a visit from a very special guest!
: www.mesquitesymphony.org

Mesquite Championship Rodeo Winter Classic
Dec. 22 and 23, 2017
Bring the whole family for this special holiday edition of classic rodeo events like bull riding and barrel racing in climate-controlled comfort! The shows begin at 7:30 pm, tickets at www.ticketmaster.com.
: www.mesquiterodeo.com


Ennis Convention & Visitors Bureau 

Christmas Party & Jam Session
12/15/17
Music, friends, and cheer!
: https://www.kjt35.com/

 

 

 

 

Polar Express
12/16/17
Free outdoor movie featuring Polar Express.
: https://www.facebook.com/ennistx/

 

 

Santa's Workshop
12/15/17
Bring your camera or phone for photos & crafts with Santa at McDonald’s, 1203 E Ennis Blvd 3:00 – 5:00 pm.

 

 

 

Living Christmas Tree
12/17/17
A live musical performance at Baylor Baptist Church, 210 N Preston St, 4:00 and 7:00 pm

 

Jamie Richards & Robert Donahue
12/25/17
Jamie Richards & Robert Donahue return for their annual Christmas performance at the Wooden Nickel, 111 W Ennis Ave, 9:00 pm.

Vision Boarding & Potluck
12/30/17
Feed your body and your soul as you set goals for the coming year at Your Spirit Sparkle, 112 N Dallas St, 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm.

New Year’s Eve Party
12/31/17
Ring in the new year with us and The Moravians, 8-midnight, at the Sokol 2622 E Hwy 34. $8 per person; $15 a couple. Black eyed peas and cornbread provided at midnight.


Texas State Railroad 

Polar Express
Now through December 27
Take the Magical Journey to the North Pole aboard the Polar Express! Cocoa Chefs, Happy Elves and Santa Claus are all waiting to bring smiles to the faces of every boy and girl, ages 2 to 92. Happening now at Texas State Railroad.
: http://texasstaterailroad.net/events/polar-express/

 

 


Giddings Chamber of Commerce 

Country Karaoke Christmas for Seniors
December 14, 2017 from 12 noon-4pm
Senior Citizens, please join us at the American Legion Hall, Hwy 77 South in Giddings for a Country Karaoke Christmas. There will be singers, entertainers and other local talent. Free admission.
: https://www.giddingstx.com/event-2404883


Plano

Trail Ride with Santa at Southfork Ranch
December 16
Enjoy Southfork’s famous trail rides with Santa by your side. Advanced reservations are required. Minimum age to ride is 8 years old.
: https://www.visitplano.com/event/trail-ride-santa-southfork/

Home for the Holidays
December 17
With over 150 musicians, Home for the Holidays includes seasonal favorites for orchestra and chorus, the popular audience sing-along, visitors from the North Pole, humor, the great pipe organ, and plenty of surprises.
: https://www.visitplano.com/event/home-holidays-presented-plano-symphony-orchestra/


Beaumont, Texas- Edison Museum

History of the Christmas Light
December 13 - December 30
Join us for a look back at the evolution of the Christmas light. Learn how this common holiday item became such a part of modern decorating.
: http://www.beaumontcvb.com/event/detail/history-of-the-christmas-light/9024/

 

 

 


A Vintage Christmas at the Chambers House Museum
December 14, 2017
Visitors will see the Chambers home decorated for the holidays with vintage ornaments, cards, toys and more that belonged to the family.Interpreting the years 1920-1945, step back in time to see how the Chambers family would have celebrated Christmas.
: http://www.beaumontcvb.com/event/detail/a-vintage-christmas-at-the-chambers-house-museum/8946/


Eggnog Open House at the McFaddin-Ward House Museum
December 14, 2017
The McFaddin-Ward House invites you to its festive Eggnog Open House. See our lovely home as we decorate holiday style, much like the family who lived here did. Themed china and silver set the tables, red bows adorn the grand staircase and more.
: http://www.beaumontcvb.com/event/detail/eggnog-open-house/9007/


Stoney LaRue at the Backyard Dance Hall
December 16, 2017
Stoney LaRue is a Texas Country/Red Dirt artist that has became a big name in the country music scene. Stoney has a strong connection with his fans and has displayed that in the way he performs and through his music.
: http://www.beaumontcvb.com/event/detail/stoney-larue/8975/

An Evening With Jack Ingram at the Jefferson Theatre
December 21, 2017
Head to the historic Jefferson Theatre for an intimate concert with the talented country artist, Jack Ingram.
: http://www.beaumontcvb.com/event/detail/an-evening-with-jack-ingram/9004/


Mansfield CVB 

Holiday on Strings Puppet Show
Saturday, December 16
A holiday-themed puppet show with lively, hand-crafted marionettes performed by the Dallas Puppet Theater. 1:00pm at the Farr Best Theater
: https://www.visitmansfieldtexas.com/event/118/holiday-strings-puppet-show

Painting at the Park
Saturday, December 16
Join us for a nature-themed painting class at Oliver Nature Park featuring a Blue Jay. An artist will guide you step-by-step, no prior experience needed. Ages 5Y+ and registration is required. 10:30am at Oliver Nature Park.
: https://www.olivernaturepark.com/sites/default/files/media/painting_at_the_park.pdf


Experience Bryan College Station 

Santa's Wonderland
11/10/2017-1/7/2018
Santa’s Wonderland is a Texas Christmas Experience and is the Biggest Christmas attraction in the state of Texas! Santa’s Wonderland is composed of Santa’s Town, the Texas Christmas Village, and the magnificent Trail of Lights!
: https://www.santas-wonderland.com/



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Phone: 512-550-3464
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