Start or keep a holiday tradition in Pearland this year and join us for a few, annual events capturing the magic of the Christmas season.

Hometown Christmas Tree Lighting

The Christmas spirit comes alive at the Pearland Hometown Christmas Tree Lighting event on Friday, December 1 from 7 to 10 p.m. at the Pearland Town Center (11200 Broadway Street). Santa Claus kicks off the traditional lighting of the city’s Christmas tree at this free, outdoor event. Enjoy dancing to the tunes of a live band, tossing snowballs in the H-E-B Winter Wonderland, and the clip-clop of horse and carriage rides as part of the festivities. 

Holiday Gift Market

Come back to the Pearland Town Center on Saturday, December 2 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. to browse around the Holiday Gift Market and pick up some gifts, watch local performances, and enjoy milk and cookies with Santa.

Hometown Christmas Parade

The 36th Annual Hometown Christmas Parade in Pearland rolls into town on Saturday, December 2 at 6 p.m. The route will travel east on FM 518 beginning at Old Alvin Road.  Beautifully decorated floats decked out in holiday spirit are part of this popular, annual tradition. Admission is free.

Tour De Lites

The 24th Annual Tour de Lites Family Bicycle Ride strolls through the popular Green Tee Terrace community to view Christmas lights. The one-and-a-half-hour evening recreational ride begins at 7 p.m. Early registration is encouraged. 

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