The month of December is filled with fun activities in Bay Area Houston. Every weekend is filled with fun, family friendly events that are sure to make you and your family happy. Read on for four can’t-miss holiday events in the area.

League City Proud

From December 1 to December 3, League City hosts its 20th Annual Holiday In The Park celebration. This annual event features a movie under the oaks, shopping, parades and lots of fun. On Friday , December 1 in the evening, enjoy a holiday movie with your family under the oaks of League Park. Then stroll through the beautifully decorated park and do some holiday shopping. On Saturday, December 2, don’t miss the Children’s Parade at 10 a.m., and later enjoy The Grand Night Parade as it marches through the streets of League City featuring a bevy of gorgeous floats. The event wraps up on Sunday with the Annual Costume Contest & Pet Parade at 1 p.m.

Holidays in League City

Sailing into the Holidays

The 56th Annual Christmas Boat Lane Parade is the highlight of the holiday season in Bay Area Houston. On Saturday, December 9, watch as hundreds of brightly lit boats make their way around Clear Lake and through the Clear Lake Channel in front of the Kemah Boardwalk.  More than 100,000 people enjoy this beautiful parade every year. 

Gingerbread and Santa Claus

Every year, in mid-November the head chef at South Shore Harbour Resort unveils his newest gingerbread creation in the lobby of the resort. Chef Roland Kyburz’s famous 6-foot-tall gingerbread house is a holiday tradition for many families around Bay Area Houston. South Shore Harbour Resort also hosts a “Breakfast with Santa” on Saturday, December 9 in their Paradise Reef restaurant from 9 to 11 a.m.

Gingerbread House at Bay Area Houston

Jingle on the Boardwalk

A fun tourist destination, the Kemah Boardwalk offers fun family activities every weekend in December.  From December 2 to December 24, it celebrates the season with Santa, holiday music, movies, parades and more. Plus you can enjoy food and rides on Christmas Day, and fireworks to Ring In The New Year. Check for the complete calendar of events.

Bay Area Houston has something for everyone during the Holidays. Plan your visit now and enjoy unforgettable “Baycations” with your family.

Visit our Visitors Center at:
Bay Area Houston Convention & Visitors Bureau
604 Bradford Avenue
Kemah, Texas  77565