Allen Parks and Recreation Department presents Holly Jolly Celebration
The City of Allen's Holly Jolly Celebration featuring the Annual Christmas Tree Lighting will be bringing even more holiday cheer this year. The event will feature the grand lighting of a new 46-foot Christmas tree with more than 20,000 lights.
The event will feature surprises, live entertainment, a visit from Santa and his elves, and new festivities. There will even be new additional festivities at this year's event outside of Allen Public Library. The celebration will feature a diverse variety of live entertainment, Candy Cane carriage rides, Comet Express toy train rides, a Holiday Bazaar selling specialty items from Dallas-Fort Worth vendors, a Gourmet Sleighs food court, Scrooge's Tavern drink garden featuring holiday beverages, and more.
In addition, the Merry Meadow will feature uniquely decorated Christmas trees, and there will be crafts, book readings of holiday stories and the official lighting of the Christmas tree.