Lights of ennis

November and December 2021  /  Downtown Ennis  

christmas, holiday, snowLight your holidays in downtown Ennis!

CARRIAGE RIDES - DEC 3, 4, 10, 17 & 18
Reserve Your Spot Today! Experience holiday magic in Ennis, Texas via a horse drawn carriage or surrey through the charming, tree-lined historic neighborhoods and downtown aglow with NEW rooftop lights


LIGHTS OF ENNIS PARADE, BLOCK PARTY, AND CHRISTMAS BLUEBONNET MARKET - THURSDAY, DEC. 2
5pm - 8pm Open House at the Ennis Railroad and Cultural Heritage Museum - 105 NE Main St. Refreshments will be served.
5pm - 9pm Christmas Bluebonnet Market
5pm - 8pm Prancer (Live Reindeer)
5pm - 7pm and 7:30pm-8:30pm Children’s Christmas Crafts at the Welcome Center at 201 NW Main St.
5pm - 7pm and 7:30pm-9:00pm Train Display at the Welcome Center at 201 NW Main St
5:30pm - 6pm Ennis Jr. High Band Ensemble performs at Minnie McDowal Park
6pm - 9pm Santa Claus will be at the Ennis Welcome Center. Photographer will be available for FREE family photos - sponsored by City Real Estate
7pm Christmas Parade of Lights
7:45pm The Nativity performed by GO! Dance & Gymnastics Studio at Minnie McDowal Park


COOKIES WITH MRS. CLAUS - DEC. 4
Reserve Your Spot Today! Enjoy a magical Christmas experience with Mrs. Claus! Each child will decorate a gingerbread house and cookie with plenty of candy adornment options!


LUCKY'S C.C. CAR SHOW & TOY DRIVE- DEC. 4
10am-4pm Come out and display your car for a good cause. Registraion for this event is an unwrapped toy.


HOLIDAY ROLLER SKATING - DEC. 10-12
Fri. & Sat. 5pm - 9pm and Sun. 2-6pm Roller Skating outside listening to Christmas music and enjoying snow!


HOLIDAY SNOW TUBING - DEC. 17-19
Fri. & Sat. 5pm - 9pm and Sun. 2-6pm Come tube down a GIANT snow hill in downtown Ennis! Who needs real snow when Ennis knows how to bring the holiday magic!?


ENNIS DOWNTOWN COUNTDOWN DEC. 31
5pm - 9pm Kick off a year long celebration of Ennis' sesquincentenial! 150 years is a huge deal! Live music from Stratosphere and a firework finale! Click here for more info.


A Special Thank You to our 2021 Sponsors!
Ennis Regional Medical Center , Pegasus Chevrolett Chryslerr Dodge Ram, Texas Commission on the Arts, Luminant, Ennis Ford, GAF, Ennis Steel, Amber Electrical Contractors, Inc., Ellis County Upholstery, Joyce W. Lindauer, PLLC, Kwik Kar Ennis, Dr. Fred & Nora Puckett, Behind the Curtain, Cepak Financial Services, Wildwood Restoration/ The Hoefer House, Centex Citizens Credit Union, The Road Church, Citizens National Bank of Texas, Prosperity Bank, Angie Juenemann Edward Jones, FBM Property Management, Buc-ee’s, Ennis Arts Commission, AECI/Schirm, Globe Products, Lindsey Clark-Fass DDS, Quality Inn

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Ennis Welcome Center
Regular Business Hours:
Mon.- Fri. 8 am - 5 pm; Closed 11 am - 12 pm

Extended Holiday Hours:
November 26, December 2, 3, 10, 12, 17, 18, 31 - 5 pm - 9 pm;
November 27 - 9 am - 2 pm, 5 pm - 9 pm;
December 4 - 8 am - 9 pm;
December 12, 19 - 2 pm - 6 pm

Address: 201 NW Main St., Ennis, TX 75119
Mailing: PO Box 1237, Ennis, TX 75120
Phone: 972.878.4748
Fax: 972.875.1018
E-mail: grokas@ennistx.gov