Pearland Hometown Christmas Festival (and Hometown Christmas Parade)
December 2 - December 4, 2011
Pearland Parks & Recreation and Pearland Town Center present the Pearland Hometown Christmas Festival (and Hometown Christmas Parade), Friday, December 2 - Sunday, December 4, 2011, at Pearland Town Center - 11200 Broadway.
Lighted Christmas Parade
DATE: Saturday, December 3, 2011
PARADE ROUTE: FM 518 from Pearland Parkway to Old Alvin Road
TIME: 6 p.m.
The 30th Annual Lighted Christmas Parade brings out dozens of floats and walking groups each year decked out in lights and holiday spirit. With this year’s theme, “Dance of the Snowflake,” expect a lot of fun entries! Plan to see drill teams, classic cars, company floats and many other community folks.
Hometown Christmas Festival
DATE: Friday-Sunday, December 2-4
LOCATION: Pearland Town Center, 11200 Broadway
TIME: Please see schedule of events below
AGES: All ages welcome
COST: FREE admission; Food, crafts and some activities will have fees associated
Feel the Christmas spirit come alive as Pearland Parks and Recreation teams up with the Pearland Town Center to host the City's Annual Hometown Christmas Festival and Tree Lighting Ceremony.
On Friday evening, Mayor Reid & Santa Claus will light up the sky as they plug in the City's Christmas Tree at the annual Tree Lighting ceremony. The event will feature a laser light show and ice carving performance by Reverend Butter, as seen on TLC's Chainsaw Ice Sculptors! Holiday activities will continue throughout the weekend on Saturday and Sunday.
Join us for an exciting weekend of Christmas entertainment, live music, movie nights, promotions, great food and more!
Keep checking this page or the Pearland Town Center site for more information including the most current schedule of events.
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS:
Friday, December 2
7-9 p.m. - Tree Lighting Ceremony
Laser Light Show
Chainsaw Ice Carving
Horse & Carriage Rides
Saturday, December 3
8-11 a.m. - Breakfast with Santa (benefitting Forgotten Angels, a local non-profit organization)
Tickets are $5 per person and breakfast includes 1 FREE photo with Santa. Craft activities will also be available. To pre-purchase your breakfast ticket(s), contact the Forgotten Angels at 281-412-6435. Tickets will also be available the day of the event, while supplies last.
Noon-8 p.m. - Holiday Gift Market
6 p.m. - Cookies & Milk with Santa (FREE admission, while supplies last)
6:30 p.m. - Movies Under the Stars
Sunday, December 4
Pearland Reindeer Run - 5K & Kids 1K hosted by Pilates Powerhouse and Personal Training. Register online at www.powerhouserunning.com.
Noon- 6 p.m. - Holiday Gift Market
*Event details are subject to change.