Join us as we kick off Winter Wanderland on Bagby street with Mayor Sylvester Turner and special guests. Then, discover the magic of this season by embarking on a festive adventure under the stars and lights.
This event kicks off with a program at City Hall, facing Bagby. After the short program, where we will turn on the holiday lights, stroll down the newly-renovated corridor and experience tons of activities along the way!
𝐊𝐈𝐃'𝐒 𝐙𝐎𝐍𝐄 𝐚𝐭 𝐒𝐀𝐌 𝐇𝐎𝐔𝐒𝐓𝐎𝐍 𝐏𝐀𝐑𝐊
We will have a make-and-take craft, presented by Young Audiences of Houston for kids to enjoy. Visit the petting zoo and take your photo with our holiday alpaca! Get your face painted by our elves and join in on the holiday spirit. Stop by the food trucks for food & drinks to enjoy.
𝐓𝐄𝐗𝐀𝐒' 𝐋𝐀𝐑𝐆𝐄𝐒𝐓 𝐌𝐈𝐒𝐓𝐋𝐄𝐓𝐎𝐄
Take a photo underneath Texas' largest mistletoe ball, on the northwest corner of Bagby & Walker (by the Hobby Center).
𝐇𝐎𝐔𝐒𝐓𝐎𝐍 𝐁𝐑𝐀𝐒𝐒 𝐐𝐔𝐈𝐍𝐓𝐄𝐓
Delight in the sounds of Houston Brass Quintet's holiday music at the northeast corner of Bagby & Prairie, by Buffalo Bayou. They'll be playing a set from 6:30-9:30 pm.
Follow the smells and stop by one of our two kettle corn locations along Bagby street to indulge in sweets & treats.
Pick up some festive holiday swag from one of the glow light vendors along Bagby. Whether it's necklaces, wands, or bubble guns, there will be plenty of LIGHT to go around!
Houston's famous Victorian Carolers will make an appearance, strolling down Bagby from Prairie to Lamar, all evening. Catch them as you walk along the path to each light installation.
𝐌𝐀𝐆𝐈𝐂𝐈𝐀𝐍𝐒 & 𝐌𝐎𝐑𝐄
Speaking of strolling characters, we'll have magicians, characters from Frozen, and more surprises along the avenue!
There's plenty to enjoy at the Heritage Society's 1100 block this evening. Grab dinner from their El Tiempo Cantina pop-up on Bagby, Think Tacos Food Truck, El Kiosko and free desserts from Reina Desserts! Enjoy festive decorations and historical home tours (donations encouraged).