WALLIS CHAMBER CHAT – December 2020 B. Halfin 11/20/20
We’re keeping the Christmas Spirit alive! ‘A Small Town Country Christmas’ Wallis Parade is scheduled for December 19th at 6pm. Parade Entry is FREE, but registration is required by December 17th, contact Bernadette at 281-239-5203 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for details. Unfortunately due to the current COVID-19 mess, we won’t be judging parade entries or hold our usual Santa Party at the Wallis American Legion Hall following the parade. The Wallis Chamber will continue our Christmas Decoration Sponsorship, which supports the Chamber and Community during the Holiday Season and invite you to contribute with a minimum $25 donation. The Wallis Chamber will place a requested Family, Business, Memorial or Organization name on the Christmas Decoration Sponsors board to promote Christmas Cheer to all living in and passing thru Wallis. Just download the Decoration Sponsor form found on www.wallischamber.com and/or contact Carolyn at 979-885-9716. We’ll also have 1st and 2nd place Wallis Christmas Decoration judging on Friday, December 18th so have your lights on between 6-9pm! Let’s do our part and practice social distancing at events to safely spread Christmas Joy versus COVID-19!
*UPCOMING AREA ENTERTAINMENT & EVENTS*
Saturday, November 28th 12-5pm: HOLIDAY MARKET WITH Music, Vendors, Food Trucks, Crafts & More located in the WALMART Parking Lot 26824 FM 1093. Info: 832-600-3221 or www.fulshearkaty.com
Thursday, December 3rd 6-7pm: Family to Family 30th Anniversary Wine Event (Virtual)
Join Family to Family Network in celebrating 30 years of empowering Families of children with disabilities / chronic illness! Tickets: $50 (non-alcoholic) / $100 (wine package). Contact: Mary J Williams 713-466-6304 or check Event Information on www.fulshearkaty.com for joining this online event.
Friday-Sunday, December 4th thru 6th: The Sealy Community Foundation – FANTASY of LIGHTS!!
Abe & Irene Levine Family Park 406 Main Street, Sealy, Texas 77474 – 10am-4pm. BBQ Cook-off at Hill Center * Snowball Classic Softball Tournament BGPW Park * Live Performances 10am-6pm (Saturday) * Gingerbread House Decorating 10am-2pm (Saturday) * FANTASY of LIGHTS PARADE – Main Street & Downtown at 6pm (Saturday) * SEALYCOMMUNITYFOUNDATION.ORG
Friday & Saturday, December 4 & 5: Small Town Christmas in Historic Downtown Bellville
Friday Evening brings The Lighted Christmas Parade with the Grand Entrance of Santa! Saturday All Day brings Live entertainment, Breakfast with Santa, Gingerbread House decorating, Children wonderland and more including Market Day & Farmers Market. Visit BellvilleSmallTownChristmas.com or contact 979-865-3407
Saturday, December 5th: MARKET DAY 9am-4pm & Bellville FARMERS MARKET 9am-12pm
Held around the historic downtown square in Bellville & under the Jim Bishop Pavilion at Chesley Park 1st Saturdays of the Month!! For information: 979-865-3407 DiscoverBellville.com.
Saturday & Sunday, December 5th & 6th 5:30-7:30pm : LIVING NATIVITY – FREE Drive Thru St. John Lutheran Retreat Center 4740 Hwy 36 N., Bellville, Texas
Saturday, December 5th 6-9pm: FULSHEAR FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS at Fulshear High School Visit www.fulshearkaty.com for details
Sunday, December 6th 11am-1pm: Bellville Lions Club BBQ DRIVE-THRU ~ $15.00
Concordia Hall 952 S Tesch Street, Bellville, Texas ~ BBQ Chicken & Sausage, Homemade Pinto Beans, Potatoes. Tickets Available at Austin County State Bank, First National Bank of Bellville, Linseisen’s Feed, Bellville Chamber of Commerce or any Lions Club Member. Visit www.bellville.com for details.
Tuesday, December 15th 10am-12pm: State of Our Region – A Premier Virtual Event
featuring Texas Representative Gary Gates, Texas Senator Lois Kolkhorst and Congressman Troy Nehls. For Sponsorship opportunities or Event Registration visit www.fulshearkaty.com.
Friday, December 18th @ 5pm: Playhouse Raffle Casas for CASA for Kids of South Central Texas
Join us for Hot Cocoa, Cookies, Carols & Playhouse Raffle with 4 chances to Win! Tickets start at $15 1500 South Day Street, Brenham TX 77833 | wespeak4kids.org for contest rules | 979-277-0088
Friday, December 18th 6-9pm: Wallis Turn on Your Christmas lights – Judging for 1st & 2nd place!
Saturday, December 19th 6pm: A Small Town Country Christmas @ Downtown Wallis
Lineup begins at 5:15 on S. 9th Street * Contact Bernadette at 281-239-5203 or visit www.wallischamber.com
Saturday, December 19th : WREATHS across AMERICA ~ 8am Refreshments & 8:30am Ceremony Begins SPONSOR A WREATH TODAY! Visit wreathsacrossamerica.org & find the Sealy location pages to sponsor a wreath. Include Wreaths Across America, cemetery preference (ICC or Sealy), and/or name for specified donation in the memo line. Questions: Contact Sealy High School 979-885-3515.
Sunday, December 20th 10:30am-1pm: Barbecue Chicken benefitting Friends of the Sealy American Legion Drive Thru Only – Sealy American Legion Hall – 1630 Meyer Street (Hwy 36), Sealy, Texas