‘Christmas Along the Corridor’ fun this Saturday
Christmas is right around the corner and area towns are going all out to make this holiday special with a variety of events and entertainment.
The city of Elmendorf welcomes all to its Family Christmas Parade on Saturday, Dec. 7, at noon, forming around Loop 1604 and Old Corpus Christi Road in Elmendorf.
All participants are encouraged to display their title or organization’s name on their car or float. The parade will travel down Old Corpus Christi Road and end at the Elmendorf City Park for fun, food, and music.
For more information or to reserve a spot, call 210-635-8210.
Continue a holiday tradition by kicking off your Christmas with the Floresville Chamber of Commerce Christmas Along The Corridor and Festival of Lights Parade on Saturday, Dec. 7, from 2-10 p.m. in downtown Floresville.
All are invited to enjoy kids activities, a variety of vendors, and a lighted night parade.
For more information, contact Mikki Bowman at 830-393-0074 or email@example.com.
The 19th annual “Spirit of Christmas” Tree Lighting will be held on Saturday, Dec. 7, at 6 p.m. in the La Vernia City Park.
The star attraction at the park is the new 25-foot Christmas tree and 4-foot star surrounded by a couple hundred feet of garland and lights on the decorative fencing around the park and along the bridge, capped off with festive red bows. Activities will include a snow slide, train rides, a Christmas movie, hot chocolate and cookies, Christmas music, and a visit from Santa Claus.
“Christmas in Stockdale” is set for Saturday, Dec. 7, starting at 10 a.m. in downtown Stockdale.
Festivities 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. Other events will include pictures with Santa until noon, Lions Club Kids Fun Zone, holiday vendors, an arts and crafts fair, a holiday cookie-decorating contest for children and adults, and the ever-popular “Santa Paws” Dog Costume Contest will be held at 1:30 p.m.
All guests are encouraged to bring an unwrapped toy to City Hall to benefit the underprivileged children of Wilson County.