Murphy’s Christmas in the Park will be on Thursday, December 5th from 5:30 to 8:30 at the Murphy Municipal Complex at 206 N. Murphy Road. Parking will be at Tom Kimbrough Stadium with shuttles to take you to the free event. The many activities include: DJ playing Christmas songs, the McMillan High School Choir and the Wylie High School Choir performing as well as various soloists, dancers from The McMillan High School Drill Team and The Edge Dance Studio dancing group and solo performances, the Tree Decorating Contest winners announced, fire-pits going to roast marshmallows, crafts, Santa photos, plus much more!
The Wylie Arts Festival will take place on Saturday, December 7th at the First Baptist Church Events Center at 200 N. Ballard Avenue from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. There will be more than 100 art and craft vendors with many unique and handmade arts and craft items. Tons of food will be available for purchase. For example, funnel cake, kettle corn, turkey legs, corn dogs, catfish, quesadillas, jambalaya…and so much more! Activities include: bounce houses, petting zoo, pony rides, arts and crafts, performances from local choirs, dance studios and musicians. The traditional “Festival of Lights Christmas Parade” will be at 5:30 p.m. with the “Tree Lighting Ceremony” at 7:00 p.m.
Sachse will host their 6th annual Christmas Parade beginning at 9:30 a.m. The parade will start at Hudson Middle School at 4405 Hudson Drive in Sachse and head north on Miles Road, turn left on Sachse Road and enter the Park Lake Church parking lot off of Blossom Drive. Following the parade you can enjoy Santa, cookies and entertainment. They are collecting canned goods, non-perishable food items and new toys. Everyone will receive raffle tickets that will be entered into prize drawings.
Check the Blog next week for some fun places to see Holiday Lights!