Holly Jolly Celebration

Thanks to everyone who helped create lasting holiday memories at the 2023 Texas Health | Allen Holly Jolly Celebration presented by Credit Union of Texas on Dec. 2, 2023! The 5K and fun run, mesmerizing drone show and visit from Santa was simply the perfect way to usher in the holiday season in Allen.

2024 Event Date

Mark your calendars! The Holly Jolly Celebration will return on Saturday, Dec. 7, 2024.

Two men on stilts dressed as toy soldiers smile at event attendees

Downtown Light Displays

Downtown Allen light displays will remain available for visits and photos through Jan. 7, 2024. Start your journey at the Christmas tree at 100 N. Allen Drive and continue the Allen Heritage Center and Train Depot at 100 E. Main Street.

Lights turn on automatically after dark, so plan your visit after sunset for the best views and photo opportunities. Use the tag #NoPlaceLikeAllen to share your photos!

Holiday light displays adorn downtown Allen
Holiday light displays adorn downtown Allen
Holiday light displays adorn downtown Allen
Holiday light displays adorn downtown Allen
Holiday light displays adorn downtown Allen


Share Your Photos!

Use the tag #NoPlaceLikeAllen to share your photos from Holly Jolly Celebration and the Holly Jolly 5K and Fun Run!



Event Partners

Thanks to our valued partners, Holly Jolly Celebration is FREE!
Learn how to become a future partner by emailing Michael Martin or Alicia Gray.

Register to Become an Event Partner or Vendor

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