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A collection of fun-filled, family friendly holiday activities, Winterfest will make downtown a part of your family traditions! Featuring events and activites such as the annual Parade of Lights, an outdoor ice skating rink, a Teddy Bear Tea, live music, photos with Santa, and more, you will have no shortage of things for the family to do and see! Activites will kick off on December 3rd for a special opening ceremony for our temporary outdoor ice rink and continue every Saturday through New Year’s Day, including the Parade of Lights (annual attendance of 30,000+) on the first Saturday in December and a NYE Downtown Countdown on December 31st.


Dates are as follows:

December 3 - Opening Ceremony

December 7 - Gingerbread Rock and the Annual Parade of Lights

December 14 - Santa's Staycation Weekend

December 15 -Teddy Bear Tea Sponsored by Medical Center Health System

December 21 - Snow-dessa Celebration

December 28 - A Very Merry-achi Fiesta!

December 31 - New Years' Eve Downtown


All Saturday events will take place from 1-5pm at Noel Heritage Plaza (301 W 5th St, Odessa, TX 79761)



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Thank You to Our Sponsors!