Christmas in the Park - 2016
|Christmas in the Park Hours|
|Saturday, Dec. 10||10 a.m. - 6 p.m.|
|Sunday, Dec. 11||1 - 6 p.m.
“Here Comes Christmas” Parade - FREE
- The parade begins at 6 p.m. on both Saturday and Sunday and wind through the park.
- Grand finale fireworks to conclude the parade in celebration of the 30th anniversary.
- Trucks sponsored by Town East Ford
- Pictures with Santa - Cash
- Pet Pictures with Santa on Sunday
- Character Pictures - FREE
- Live Nativity - FREE
- Mrs. Claus’ Cookies – FREE
- Mrs. Claus' Story Time - FREE
- Make and Take Crafts
- Letters to Santa
- Caricatures - Tickets
- Play carnival type games.
- Enjoy food truck fare.
- Sponsored by Mesquite Arts Center
- Giant Slide
- Hay Ride "The Little Elf that Could"
- Rockin' Rudolph – Reindeer Riding
- Golfing with the Grinch – Sponsored by Celebration Station
- Petting Zoo
- Roast marshmallows - FREE
- Make S’more – Cash
- Hot Cocoa
- Puppet Show
|Sweets by Selina
| SSahm BBQ
| Press Waffle Company
| Graves Cotton Candy
Parking - All parking is free. Christmas in the Park general public parking is available in the grass field across from Westlake Park, 421 Gross Road.
A remote parking lot with shuttle service will begin at 1 p.m. and is located at Family Cathedral of Praise, 790 Windbell Circle. No onsite handicapped parking is available. Those needing assistance should park at the remote lot. Shuttle buses are equipped to serve special needs guests.
Travel Routes - Arrive at Christmas in the Park sooner by avoiding holiday traffic with one of the many alternative travel routes offered at www.cityofmesquite.com/ShoppingRoutes.
For more information call: 972-216-6260
Ugly Sweater Contest
Pet Ugly Sweater Contest
Buddy the Elf Spaghetti and Syrup Eating Contest
Mesquite Parks and Recreations is currently filling the community stage time slots. If you or your group would like to apply to perform please send us an email.
Want to volunteer? Christmas in the park is a great opportunity to give back to your community.
Send us an email with your available time slot.