Calendar of Events for December 2016:
JCPenny/Sunset Mall $1,000 Survey Drawing
Each year, the visitors to Concho Christmas Celebration's Tour of Lights are given Survey Cards at the entrance of the tour to fill out. These Survey Cards are then entered into the JCPenny/Sunset Mall $1,000 Shopping Spree. Click here for the Official Sweepstakes Rules.
Click here to see the last year's winner of the Concho Christmas Celebration Survey Drawing. Winner Sarah Mankin is pictured with Irma Kastler from JC Penney and Sabrina Tatsch from Sunset Mall.
Bike Through the Lights
On Sunday, December 4th, ride along with Santa and take in the view of the three million Christmas lights and more than fifty Christmas Greeting Cards from atop your bike! This non-competitive ride, presented by Concho Christmas Celebration and the San Angelo Bicycling Association, is free and open to all. Parking is available at the San Angelo YMCA parking lot located at 353 S. Randolph. Santa and Elf John will be there between 4:30 pm and 5:15 p.m. The ride will begin at 5:30 p.m. and cyclists will exit at the lower YMCA parking lot at the corner of S. Randolph onto River Drive. Cyclists will need front light, rear reflector or light and helmet. Cyclists must be off the streets of the Tour by 6:15 p.m. Call Jonathan Jennings @ 325-277-5852 for more information.
Santa will have treats for the participants, and The San Angelo Bicycle Association will provide cookies and hot chocolate after the ride.
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Enjoy Christmas and holiday cartoons during the light tour. The animated feature is shown continuously on a large screen at the end of the Tour of Lights on Oakes Street, from December 2nd through 31st. Park your car and bring your blankets! You are sure to make memories as you sit with your family and friends under the stars, sipping hot chocolate and watching classic cartoons. This year we will be featuring a favorite holiday collection "HOLIDAY CELEBRATION WITH MICKEY & PALS."
Run Rudolph Run
Run Rudolph Run will be held on Sunday, December 11th at 5:30 p.m. This year's event is hosted by the San Angelo Road Lizards, the San Angelo Lady Lions, Shannon Medical Center, Brookdale South San Angelo, Smiling Moose Deli, Nacho's Restaurant, and 3 Parrots Taco Shop. This is a free, non-competitive run/walk open to all. Join Santa and Mrs. Claus in walking or running the 2.5 miles through the Tour of Lights. Strollers and wheelchairs are welcome. Enjoy free hot chocolate and cookies or hot soup and grilled cheese sandwiches (while supplies last). Food served by the San Angelo Lady Lions. Your donations will benefit the San Angelo Lady Lions Charities Fund. For more information, call Mike Buck at (325) 812-1561. Click here for more information.
This year's Tuba Christmas will be held on Saturday, December 10th at 12:00 noon at The San Angelo Museum of Fine Arts, located at 1 Love Street, San Angelo, Texas, along the beautiful Concho River. This event is free and open to the public. Plan to attend this unique and memorable concert event, featuring tuba and euphonium players from across the Concho Valley performing traditional Christmas songs. For more information, please call Eric Hansen at (325) 654-5383. Click here for more information.
Santa's Santa Fe Christmas
Open the doors to a winter wonderland of holiday decorations at the Historic Railway Depot. Open 6:00-9:00 p.m., Fridays and Saturdays, December 3rd through December 30th, with the kick-off event scheduled for Saturday, November 26, 2016. Santa Claus will arrive by train at 10:00 a.m. on the morning of the 26th. Admission is charged for this event. For more information please call David Wood at (325) 657-4880.