December 2017 – What’s Kickin’ in Katy

By Cyd Wright-

December is a magical and joyous month filled with fun activities and events for the entire family! This year, more than ever, please continue to pray for and serve those in need, especially for the many families that were affected by Hurricane Harvey. Make December a month that you commit to blessing and serving others. May your Christmas season be filled with incredible blessings and special memories with family and friends!

December 1st – 13th

Toys For Tots Drive

Willowfork Fire Department

Station 1 – 24655 Westheimer Pkwy.

Station 2 – 26950 Cinco Ranch Blvd.

Gift Drop-off 10:30 am – 7 pm

Bring new and unwrapped toys and gift cards for infants through high school ages or make a check out to Toys for Tots. For details, contact Lou Ann Matthews at 281-395-0011 EXT 120 or

December 2nd

8th Annual Historic Downtown Katy Old-Fashioned Christmas

Katy Market Day, 5717 Avenue B, Katy

10 am – 5 pm

This holiday season, enjoy a beer garden, snow park, vendors, food trucks and Santa in downtown Katy! This event is organized by Katy Market Day and No Label Brewing Company. Bring canned goods to donate to a local food pantry. All other proceeds will benefit a local charity.  Email for more information.

December 3rd

The Nutcracker Ballet

Presented by Connolly Dance Arts

Morton Ranch High School, 21000 Franz Rd.

3 pm

There’s no better way to kick of the Christmas season than with a performance of The Nutcracker Ballet. Tickets are $12 for general admission and $20 for priority seating. Visit

December 7th

National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day

Thank you to all those who have faithfully served and continue to serve our great country!  This day is a day to honor all those who lost their lives serving this nation at Pearl Harbor.

December 7th – 10th

16th Annual Journey To Bethlehem

Current – A Christian Church, 26600 Westheimer Pkwy.

December 7th and 8th, 7 – 9 pm

December 9th and 10th, 5 – 8 pm

Experience an outdoor walk-through drama portraying the birth of Christ. Tickets are $6 per person, children 5 and under are free, and Express Passes are $12 per person. Visit or for more details.

December 16th

National Ugly Christmas Sweater Day

December 15th – 19th

Christmas Under the Big Top

Second Baptist Church, 6400 Woodway Drive in Houston

December 15th, 7 pm

December 16th, 2 pm and 7:30 pm

December 17th – 19th, 4 pm and 7 pm

The Robichaux family circus is back, and it’s better than ever! Celebrate the joy of Christmas through high-flying feats and death-defying stunts. Meet Sam, a little boy who tries to join the circus, and join him on an adventure that may change his life forever. Visit for more details.

December 24th

Christmas Eve

December 25th

Merry Christmas!

Christmas is a time for family and for the remembrance and celebration of the birth of Jesus Christ.

December 31st

New Year’s Eve!