Best Christmas Events to See in Houston

Best Houston Christmas Events in 2018

Lift your holiday cheer by checking out some of the incredible 2018 Christmas events in Houston. From holiday concerts to seasonal shops and boutiques, Houston is rich with activities for friends and family to enjoy.

5 Best Christmas Events to See in Houston

1. Holiday Shopping and a Classic Christmas Movie

Head over to Karbach Brewing Co. on Sunday, December 16th from 12PM to 7PM for A Christmas Story Art Market featuring local vendors and artists, ugly sweaters, and gift wrapping stations. After the market, a free screening of A Christmas Story will be shown. Bring the family and enjoy the festivities! Learn more here.

2. Magical Winter Lights

Everyone loves light displays around the holidays. If incredible light displays sound interesting, head over to 1000 FM 2004 La Marque, TX for the Magical Winter Lights. This collection of fantasy displays, holiday icons, and landmarks will be sure to get you into the holiday spirit. In addition to the lighting displays, enjoy Chinese acrobats, carnival rides, and gift vendors. Learn more here.

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3. The ICE at Discovery Green

One of the coolest activities to do in Houston around Christmas time is to ice skate under the sky over at Discovery Green. Boasting the largest outdoor skating rink in the southwest, the ICE has over 7,700 square feet of skating surface. Ongoing music, movies, and appearances by Santa make skating at the ICE a worthwhile family event in 2018. Learn more here.

4. The Nutcracker

Discover the magic of The Nutcracker, a timeless classic featuring amazing ballet and music. The Nutcracker is presented by the Houston Ballet and is performed at Wortham Theatre Center every weekend until January. Tickets are $60 each. Spend an evening reveling in Tchaikovsky’s masterpiece. Learn more here.

5. A Christmas Carol

Another timeless classic, A Christmas Carol: A Ghost Story of Christmas is showing thorugh Sunday, December 30th at Alley Theatre. Enjoy the tale of redemption for Ebenezer Scrooge as he is visited by three ghosts, each showing him the errors of his ways through past, present, and future. Tickets start at $26. Learn more here.

Houston is a big city with plenty of things to do, but this list is a great start! Get out with friends and family and enjoy the holidays!