5th Annual Festival of Trees – A Home for the Holidays
November 17-18; 5 pm-9 pm and 9 am-3 pm respectively
Waxahachie Bible Church, 621 N. Grand Avenue
Silent auction and lots of fun family activities, including Santa and Mrs. Claus.
Benefitting Habitat for Humanity of Ellis County
For more information: firstname.lastname@example.org or 972-937-2797Junk in the Trunk/Shop Small Business Saturday
November 25; 9 am-1 pm
Downtown WaxahachieChristmas at SAGU
November 27; 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
This annual campus tradition continues into its 9th year on the first Monday following Thanksgiving. Join SAGU and neighbors to start the holiday season with the lighting of the campus, activities, live music, and an opportunity to get your photos with Santa himself. This event is free, and open to the public.
More information: 972-825-4700Christmas Parade & Community Tree Lighting
November 28 – 6:30 pm
Downtown WaxahachieSAGU Theatre: A Christmas Carol
December 1-3; Friday & Saturday – 7:30 pm; Sunday – 3 pm
Hagee Communications Center Performance Hall
Tickets: $10 – Reserve Tickets at SAGU.EDU/CHRISTMASCAROLBethlehem Revisited
December 1-3 and 8-10; 6 pm-9 pm
402 N. College Street (behind Central Presbyterian Church). Free Admission. Donations welcome.
Step back in time, over 2000 years ago, and walk the streets of ancient Bethlehem as Mary and Joseph did on the night of Christ’s birth. On your journey to the site of the Nativity, you will meet innkeepers, merchants, craftsmen, tradesmen, clergy, and many other citizens as they portray daily life in the City of Bethlehem, complete with sheep, camels, and donkeys. You can also visit Herod’s Court and await the nightly parade of the three kings bringing their treasures to Bethlehem’s newest citizen. Christmas Market & Gift Show
Sponsored by the Waxahachie Junior Service League
Friday, December 1– Preview Party from 6 pm-9 pm
Saturday, December 2 – 10 am-5 pm
Waxahachie Civic Center – 2000 Civic Center LaneCandlelight Home Tour
December 2-3 & December 9-10; 2 pm-8 pm
3 unique homes, spanning from the Victorian era to the 21st Century, will don their holiday finery.
Tickets: $15 per weekend; children under 12 FREE. Christmas Hayride & Photos with Santa
December 2 & December 9; 4 pm-8 pm
Smile for the camera as you tell Santa Claus what you want for Christmas (4-8 pm).
Then, enjoy a traditional hayride down Main Street (6-8 pm). An English Christmas Tea
Sunday, December 3; 2 pm-4 pm
$25 per person. Tickets available online at www.DowntownWaxahachie.com. A Charlie Brown Christmas - Waxahachie Community Theatre Winter Showcase
Chautauqua Auditorium in Getzendaner Park
Ticket Available online at www.waxahachiecommunitytheatre.com YMCA Santa Run
Downtown Waxahachie Chocolate Sip ‘N Stroll
December 9; 2 pm-6 pm
Participating Downtown Waxahachie MerchantsBOGO 2nd Saturday
Participating Downtown Merchants 2nd Thursday Ladies Night Out
December 14; 5 pm-8 pm
Every Month in Downtown Waxahachie with Participating Merchants
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