The holidays are brimming with lights, activities and festivities galore all around Alvin, Texas. From non-stop holiday shopping, to delicious food and treats, to amazing entertainment, who says you have to go into Houston to find that special gift for your loved ones (or yourself)?
Riverstone Holiday Market – November 19
Located in Sugar Land, from 5 – 9pm kick your Christmas shopping into high gear at this amazing market held at The Club of Riverstone. Shop artisanal jewelry, clothing, food items, and much more. There will be food and drinks to fuel your shopping. Admission is free when you bring one canned good to be donated to Second Mile.
Christmas Home Tour – November 20 and 21
If you’re looking for a bit of decoration inspiration, head to Heritage Gardeners in Friendswood, TX. From 1pm – 5pm, view 5 private homes which will be open for touring and stunningly decorated for the holiday season. Each home has a different Christmas theme. Nearby, check out the outdoor holiday market, bake sale, and tea room.
Early Bird Holiday Showcase – November 21
Located at KC Hall down the road from Alvin in Angelton, join in the fun from 10am – 5pm with over 50 vendors offering fun surprises, holiday goods, and 3 food trucks of yummy food.
4th Annual Christmas Holiday Show – November 28
Located at Pearland Memorial VFW from 11am – 5pm, come celebrate with over 60 vendors offering that special holiday gift, no matter who you’re shopping for! There will be food trucks, a bounce house for the kids, games, and more, including a visit from Santa himself.
Houston Holiday Market Extravaganza – November 28
When you’re done at Pearland Memorial, high-tail it to the Pearland Town Center for another incredible holiday market. From noon – 6pm, 30 fantastic vendors will be offering more gift ideas, along with giveaways, holiday music, a photo with Santa, and more.
12th Annual Home for the Holidays – December 3 and 4
Come to Alvin Historic Depot Center from 6 to 8 pm December 3rd, and at Oak National Park from 10am – 6pm on the 4th for an awesome holiday market. Enjoy kids’ activities, food vendors, pet pictures with Santa, holiday entertainment, and ending with a parade at 6pm. Check out the booth offering loads of goodies for sale and benefitting Her Heart Pregnancy. This market is the perfect place to find that hard-to-find Christmas gift.
The Christmas Tree Train at Victory Camp, Alvin – December 16
Get the entire family together for this unique holiday experience of an old-fashioned train ride. Ride an open-air coach while thousands of Christmas lights and displays dance before you. There will be amazing food, including handmade pizza, hot cocoa, cookies, and other delectable snacks.
Sarah Brightman in Sugar Land – December 18
The world’s biggest-selling soprano artist (and Grammy Award-nominated) singer is set to begin what could be a new tradition in Sugar Land. See her on her Christmas Symphony Tour at the Smart Financial Center. It will be a night of holiday entertainment that will create lasting memories.