4 holiday events this week in Schertz, Selma, Universal City

Holidazzle will return to Schertz on Dec. 4 with activities going throughout the day. (Courtesy city of Schertz)
Holidazzle will return to Schertz on Dec. 4 with activities going throughout the day. (Courtesy city of Schertz)

Holidazzle will return to Schertz on Dec. 4 with activities going throughout the day. (Courtesy city of Schertz)

Dec. 2: Deck the City Hall

As December rolls in, the city of Schertz plans to celebrate its annual tree lighting at City Hall. The Hal Baldwin Municipal Complex will also be lit up along with a night of music, snacks and hot cocoa. 6 p.m. Free. Hal Baldwin Municipal Complex, 1400 Schertz Parkway, Schertz. 210-619-1850. https://www.schertz.com/

Dec. 4: 'The King'

Danielle Gulley will be hosting a performance of her theatrical production "The King." This production infuses Christmas character favorites the Grinch, Scrooge and Santa Claus into the tale of the Wizard of Oz. 7:30 p.m. $30-$65. Real Life Amphitheater, 16765 Lookout Road, Selma. https://www.daniellegulley.com/the-king

Dec. 4: Holidazzle



Holidazzle includes a multitude of events around Schertz. The Kris Kringle Market features vendors offering handmade crafts, specialty foods and other festive products great for holiday shopping. For a snow-filled day, join in on activities at the Holiday Hoopla!, which includes Mt. Schertz snow hill and a snow angel play area. After a day full of activities, the Festival of Angel Lighted Night Parade will conclude the night on Main St. and Schertz Parkway as businesses, nonprofits and others participate. 10 a.m.-3 p.m. (market), 4-8 p.m. (Holiday Hoopla!), 6 p.m. (parade). Activity prices vary. Hal Baldwin Municipal Complex, 1400 Schertz Parkway, Schertz. 210-619-1850 http://schertz.com/470/Holidazzle

Dec. 7: Universal City Tree Lighting

Universal City will light its tree along with providing activities, refreshments and pictures with Santa. Throughout the event, live entertainment will be provided by Salinas Elementary School, SA Sound and Mary Lou’s School of Dance. 6-8 p.m. Free. Universal City Municipal Building, 2150 Universal City Blvd., Universal City. https://www.universalcitytexas.com/337/Activities

By Jarrett Whitener

Reporter, Northeast San Antonio Metrocom

Jarrett joined Community Impact Newspaper as a reporter in September 2021. Prior to CI, he was a staff writer for two papers in North Georgia, the North Georgia News and the Towns County Herald. He graduated from Young Harris College with a degree in Creative Writing in 2020. Jarrett covers education, local government, transportation, business, real estate development and nonprofits in the Northeast San Antonio Metrocom.