Christmas Tyme in Aledo
December 4 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The City of Aledo and the Aledo Economic Development Corporation will once again bring holiday spirit to Downtown Aledo with the 21st Christmas Tyme in Aledo event on Saturday, Dec. 4.
To kick things off, the 44th Annual Arts & Crafts Fair will begin at 11 a.m. in the gymnasium at the Church at the Crossing. Vendors will sell homemade and handmade items until 8 p.m. Food will also be available for sale by the Church at the Cross youth group..
The events downtown and at Aledo Community Center will begin at 5 p.m. and will include many returning attractions.
There will be plenty of activities that veteran attendees will recognize. Returning attractions include the Disco Snowman bounce house, the inflatable maze, Artificial Ice Rink, and of course, the Mini-train rides. Many live performances are scheduled.
The East Parker County Library will accept Letters to Santa this year.
A very special guest is expected to attend the Christmas Tyme event as well. Santa is expected to arrive at the Aledo Community Center by fire truck, courtesy of ESD1 Station #34, at 6 p.m. Santa will assist with the official Christmas Tree lighting. After Santa has had time to settle in, pictures will be available until 8:30 p.m.
44th Annual Arts & Crafts Fair – 11:00 am to 8:00 pm @ Gymnasium in Church at the Crossing. Admission is FREE. Food for SALE by CATC Youth Ministries.
The Community Center: 6:00 pm Santa’s arrival; Annual Tree Lighting with Mayor Kit Marshall
Letters to Santa – 5-9 pm: write your letters tonight at East Parker County Library. Craft Activity and Christmas Treats, too. ALL FREE
Downtown Fun – 5-9 pm: Lots of fun things for kids of all ages; Vendors; Live performances. FREE activities; Items for SALE & FREE
Outside Vendors & Food – 5-9 pm: Local businesses selling services & products along Elm Street & in Aledo Commons area; Items for SALE & FREE
Aledo Businesses – 5-9 pm: Many storefronts are open to stop in and visit, offering FREE refreshments, special offers, sales, & door prizes.
Aledo Commons – Visit Aledo Veterans Plaza to pause and honor our service men and women. FREE activities.
6:15 to 8:30pm FREE Visit with Fireman Santa For more information, visit Discover Aledo’s Facebook Page .