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‘Christmas in Stockdale’ set for Dec. 7
“Christmas in Stockdale” is set for Saturday, Dec. 7, starting at 10 a.m. in downtown Stockdale.
For the early birds, festivities for this year’s celebration will commence with a Masonic Lodge pancake breakfast from 7-10 a.m., followed by the Reindeer Run 5K race at 9 a.m. and the Jingle Bell Children’s Fun Run at approximately 9:45 a.m. at 1009 West Jackson St. Early registration is open now at www.athleteguild.com. For more information or for registration forms, visit www.stockdaletx.org.
Other events include pictures with Santa until noon; Lions Club Kids Fun Zone, holiday vendors, an arts and crafts fair, and entertainment.
For those in the holiday baking mood, a holiday cookie-decorating contest -- for children and adults -- will be held, with drop-off time from 10 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. Judging commences at 1 p.m. with a silent auction closing at 1:30 p.m.
The ever-popular “Santa Paws” Dog Costume Contest will be held at 1:30 p.m. Entry fee for this and the cookie contest is a toy for the Sheriff Santa Program.
“Christmas in Stockdale” is an official drop-off site for the Wilson County Sheriff Santa Program. All guests are encouraged to bring an unwrapped toy to benefit the underprivileged children of Wilson County at City Hall.
For more information, visit www.stockdaletx.org.
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