The City of College Station continues its holiday tradition with Christmas at the Creek, a fun-filled weekend on Dec. 5 and 6 at Wolf Pen Creek Park, located at 1015 Colgate Drive.
Activities include: a live nativity, ice skating rink, hayrides, dance performances, inflatable’s, petting zoo, live entertainment, photos with Santa at the Arts Council of Brazos Valley and much more. A holiday vendor village will be in the festival site with a variety of vendors selling arts, crafts, jewelry, candles and more.
Admission is free. Guests may bring their own refreshments, but coolers must be 48 quarts or smaller. Alcohol, glass containers and pets are not allowed. Food vendors will also be available.
Parking is conveniently located at Post Oak Mall, and handicap parking will be available at the Colgate entrance off of Eastmark. Hayride drop-off and pickup locations will be at Post Oak Mall and the Arts Council of Brazos Valley.
The holiday celebration doesn’t stop there! Guests can continue the family tradition of viewing Christmas light displays at the beautiful 47-acre Stephen C. Beachy Central Park from Nov. 28 through Jan. 1.
Festival & Movie -- Friday, Dec. 5 from 6-10 p.m.
Festival-- Saturday, Dec. 6 from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
JINGLE BELL FUN RUN
The College Station Parks & Recreation Department’s 25th Annual Jingle Bell Fun Run is set for Sunday, Dec. 7 at 1:15 p.m. and will be followed by the Bryan-College Station Christmas Parade. This two-mile run starts at the corner of University Drive and South College Avenue and ends at the corner of Texas Avenue and Villa Maria.
Registration begins Oct. 1. Entry fee is $15 before Nov. 16 and $20 between Nov. 17 and 30. Race shirts are guaranteed to participants who register by Nov. 16. Dogs are welcome. The run will not be timed and a shuttle will be available to pick up participants at the
Participants can register at rectrac.cstx.gov
or in-person at the Stephen C. Beachy Central Park, located at 1000 Krenek Tap Road. Packet pick-up will be Dec. 4-5 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. For more information, contact 979.764.3486.
For more information, call Stephen C. Beachy Central Park at 979.764.3486.
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