A festive and fun filled day of shopping, dining, and holiday activities for kids of all ages throughout Historic Downtown Palestine.
- Wagon rides
- Mini train rides
- Story time
- Ornament making
- Pictures with Santa
- Holiday Home Tour
- & Christmas Parade of Lights
Are just a few of the activities local businesses will be hosting. For a detailed map, stop by the Chamber of Commerce, Visitor's Center or any participating business.
Come join us for our Christmas Celebration!
Holiday Home Tour
A MUST on your to-do list, enjoy a peak at some of Palestine's beautifully decorated homes for the holidays! Our Holiday Home Tour is a self guided tour of 5 homes in the Palestine area, where you will get to experience different home styles built throughout the years all wrapped up with a Christmas bow.
November 19 - December 22
Grab a plate piled high with pancakes and all the toppings you could imagine! Offered every morning that the Polar Express Train runs from 8:00 a.m.- 11:00 a.m. at Lulu & Kakes Cupcakery & Sweet Shoppe at 115 W Main St. 903-392-7917
Skip the big city lines and have your photo taken with Santa and write a letter to Santa from 11 am to 4 pm. Over Yonder 619 W. Oak St 903-731-4121
"Most well-known for its Polar Express train, Palestine hosts plenty more can't-miss holiday festivities. Home tours, farmers markets, craft shows, wine tastings, and caroling all add to the spirit of Christmas."
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