Allen is getting in the holiday spirit with a wide range of festive events, providing fun for all ages!
Letters to Santa, Nov. 20 - Dec. 11: Place a letter in Santa's mailbox and get a personal response sent to your home. (FREE) 6th Annual Great Turkey Skate, Nov. 25: Allen Community Ice Rink is having a Thanksgiving-themed open skate with games and activities. Annual Christmas Tree Lighting , Dec. 1: Join the City of Allen for the grand lighting of its 35-foot Christmas tree, featuring more than 20,000 lights. (FREE) Rudolph Run, Dec. 2: Lace up your running shoes and participate in a holiday-themed 5K and 1-mile fun run. Holidays on Ice Show, Dec. 3: Come get in the festive spirit with a special holiday performance on the ice at Allen Event Center. (FREE with food donation) Holiday Arts & Craft Fair, Dec. 9: This arts and craft fair will feature a variety of unique vendors and put everyone in a festive spirit. (FREE to browse) Edge Holiday Bash, Dec. 9: Come out to the skate park for a fun-filled day of scooter, skateboard and BMX competitions. (FREE)
- Swim With Santa, Dec. 15: Join Santa for a swim, and tell him what you would like for Christmas!
- Holiday Celebration, Dec. 16: Children can decorate cookies, participate in crafts, play games and have a story time with Santa.
- Drop & Shop Holiday Skate, Dec. 16: Enjoy on-ice games and activities, including pictures with Santa and more at this open skate event!
- Breakfast With Santa, Dec. 19: Have breakfast with Santa as he takes a break from his toy shop and refuels for the day!