Dates: Friday & Saturday, December 6-7, 2013
Time: Starts at 7 p.m. on Friday, continues through Saturday
Location: Pearland Town Center (11200 Broadway)
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.
Come join us for an exciting weekend of Christmas entertainment, the sounds of holiday music, a live performance by "The Voice" contestant Savannah Berry, the arrival of Santa, the lighting of our gorgeous 30-foot Christmas tree, fun in the snow and much more!
The festivities will kick off on Friday evening with Mayor Reid and jolly ol' Saint Nick at our Tree Lighting Ceremony and lead into the weekend, concluding with the Annual Lighted Christmas Parade.
- Breakfast with Santa - 7:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. - benefitting Forgotten Angels, hosted by BJ's Restaurant
- Holiday Gift Market - Noon to 8 p.m.
- Cookies with Santa* - 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.
- Craft activities*, presented by Peace Church - 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.
- Goldmine Clowns, free balloon art - 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.
- Strolling Entertainment by Eggnolf the Elf - 2 p.m. to 6 p.m.
- Live music on stage featuring Modulation Band - 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.
- Lighted Christmas Parade "A Rockin' Christmas" - Starts at 6 p.m.
Tickets for Breakfast with Santa are $5 per person and include breakfast, a visit with Santa and free face painting and balloon art. To pre-purchase your breakfast tickets, contact Forgotten Angels at 281.412.6435. Tickets are also available at the Pearland Town Center Customer Service Center on the day of the event, while supplies last. Guests are encouraged to bring their own cameras.
*Free, while supplies last. Event details are subject to change.
For a list of Frequently Asked Questions, please click here.
If you would like to host a booth at the Hometown Christmas Festival Gift Market, please download our application packet and return it to the Pearland Town Center or contact Norma Garza at Pearland Town Center.
If you would like information on sponsorship opportunities for the Hometown Christmas Festival, please contact Resource Development Manager Carry Capers at 281.412.8906.
Events such as this are not possible without the help of volunteers. Come out and help us make this an event for the community to create lasting memories. For volunteer opportunities regarding this event, please contact Volunteer Coordinator Pat Wiley at 281.412.8903.