Guide: 14 ways to celebrate the winter holidays in Spring, Klein in 2019

(Courtesy Champion Forest Baptist Church)
(Courtesy Champion Forest Baptist Church)

(Courtesy Champion Forest Baptist Church)

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(Courtesy Old Town Spring Ghost Walk)
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(Courtesy Home for the Holidays)
‘Tis the season to celebrate cooler weather, enjoy holiday breaks and spend time with family. The Spring and Klein area has plenty of events and activities to explore this winter.

Nov. 9-Dec. 22: Home for the Holidays

Old Town Spring’s 30th annual Home for the Holidays festival will take place starting Nov. 9. The event will feature a daily petting zoo, live entertainment, holiday lights and decor, horse and carriage rides, and pictures with Santa. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Free admission. 403 Main St., Spring. 281-353-9310. www.oldtownspring.com

Nov. 14-15: Holiday Pet Photos

Enchanted Oaks Animal Hospital will host holiday pet photos in its lobby. Photos will be taken by Keffer’s Photography. Time slots can be scheduled in advance. 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Prices start at $25. 2529 Louetta Road, Spring. 281-350-3730. www.eoah.net


Nov. 16: Mulled wine tasting, making class

Attendees can learn to make mulled wine this holiday season with a wine education class hosted by Buy the Glass Wine Bar & Lounge. Attendees must be 21 years or older. 1-3p.m. $30. 19620 Kuykendahl Road, Ste. 140, Spring. 832-608-4446. www.buytheglasswinebarandlounge.com

Nov. 30: Breakfast with Santa

Families can enjoy a breakfast with Santa at Liquid Bean Cafe in Old Town Spring. Meals include pancakes, bacon, sausage and eggs with coffee for adults. Reservations are required, and children under 3 can attend for free. 9-10 a.m. $8. 317 Gentry St., Ste. D1, Spring. 936-444-3130. www.theliquidbean.com

Dec. 1: Christmas Time is Here

Brass quintet Canadian Brass performs a holiday program at the Klein High School Performing Arts Center. The group will perform Christmas classics such as “How the Grinch Stole Christmas,” in addition to classical pieces by composers such as Bach and Beethoven. 5 p.m. $35-$65. 6715 Stuebner Airline Road, Spring. 281-440-4850. www.cypresscreekface.org

Dec. 6-28: Ghosts of Christmas Past Ghost Walk

Attend a candlelit ghost tour of Old Town Spring, complete with ghost hunting equipment. The tour is hosted by Old Town Spring Ghost Walk and will take place Fridays and Saturdays in December. Attendees will meet at the Trilogy Brew Coffee House. 8-9 p.m. (family-friendly tours), 10-11:30 p.m. (adult tours). $5-$10. 417 Gentry St., Bldg. C, Spring. 281-410-1300/ www.oldtownspringghostwalk.com

Dec. 2: Gingerbread House Decorating Party

Hosted by Tapped DraftHouse & Kitchen, attendees can build and decorate an edible gingerbread house. The event will also feature a selection of seasonal draft beers by Buffalo Bayou Brewing Co. 6-9 p.m. $30. 20444 Kuykendahl Rd., Ste. D, Spring. 281-719-0360. www.tappedus.com

Dec. 8: Christmas Concert

Cypress Creek Community Chorale hosts its annual Christmas Concert at the Cypress Creek Christian Church and Community Center. 7 p.m. Free. 6823 Cypresswood Drive, Spring. 281-376-7113. www.cypresscreekchorale.cc

Dec. 12-15: Christmas Spectacular

Champion Forest Baptist Church’s Christmas Spectacular will include live music and theatrical performances, including a re-enactment of The Nativity featuring live camels and an elephant. Spanish performances will take place Saturday, Dec. 14, at 7 p.m. and on Sunday, Dec. 15, at 3 p.m. Tickets may be purchased online or by phone. 7 p.m. (Thu.-Fri.), 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. (Sat.), 7 p.m. (Sun.). $6-$15. 15555 Stuebner Airline Road, Houston. 844-885-1995. www.championforest.org

Dec. 14: Rhythms and Wreaths - A Holiday Extravaganza!

Cypress Creek Foundation for the Arts and Community Enrichment host a holiday music and dance program at the Mangum-Howell Community Center. Show attendees must register for tickets online; however, there is a four-ticket limit. 11 a.m. Free. 2500 Frick Road, Houston. 281-440-4850. www.cypresscreekface.org

HOLIDAY MARKETS

Nov. 9: Mistletoe Market

16400 Sir William Drive, Spring

281-370-5801

www.giammalva.com

Hours: 10 a.m.-3 p.m.

Nov. 9, 23 and 30: Winter Wonderful Vendor Market

5011 Spring Stuebner Road, Spring

832-457-2810

www.springtradingcompany.com

Hours: 11 a.m.-6 p.m.

Nov. 15-16: Nutcracker Market

7500 FM 2920, Spring

281-610-8577

www.facebook.com/funkyjunquemarkets

Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Nov. 15-16: Dickens on Cypress Creek Christmas Market

6823 Cypresswood Drive, Spring

281-376-7113

www.cypresscreekchorale.cc

Hours: 9 a.m.-4 p.m.


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