Tis the season to be jolly! And with so many fun-filled holiday events in the area, there is no reason to be anything but bright and merry. From ice skating to gingerbread houses, no matter the age, there is an event for everyone to enjoy! The Canopy at Springwoods Village luxury apartments are minutes away from magical winter excitement that is sure to bring the holiday cheer to you and your family. Check out these holiday events you don’t want to miss this season!
City Place Winter Wonderland
Minutes from the Canopy, City Place offers family-friendly holiday entertainment for the rest of the year. Enjoy yoga on The Plaza, complimentary trackless train rides on the City Place Express, and many more special holiday events. Here are a few to add to your calendar:
Ongoing through January 7, enjoy City Place’s second annual Gingerbread Village, where you can stroll down a trail decorated with giant candy canes, gumdrops, and cookie trees leading right to a life-sized gingerbread house and windmill. Free to the public of all ages and dogs, this winter wonderland spectacle is a moment to enjoy. Plus, it makes for great Instagram photo-ops!
A community favorite, Children’s Storytime makes a holiday appearance this season with the famous “Elf on a Shelf” elves. Taking place on Friday evening at 5:30 p.m., December 17, the elves will be watching over the children during story time and making notes for Santa for the naughty or nice list. Your family can enjoy a great holiday story and even take pictures with the elves afterwards. Be sure to arrive early for the perfect spot!
Sponsored by Biking Roots, the Rudolph Ride takes a leisure trek around City Place starting at the Star Cinema Grill on Saturday, December 18 at 10 a.m. Make sure to come dressed and decorated for the occasion! There will be gift cards from restaurants and retailers awarded to the best costume and bike decorations.
Celebrate the Holidays in The Woodlands
Just a short drive from The Canopy, The Woodlands is decked out for the holidays! Enjoy a great time ice skating at The Woodlands Ice Rink. Opened seasonally, the rink includes a state-of-the-art sound system and plenty of space for parties. Ice skating can burn a lot of calories, so be sure to fuel up at the concessions! One of the best things about the holidays is all the beautiful lights and that is one thing The Woodlands has plenty of. Experience the magic of the season by visiting Market Street in Lights at night to watch the 70-foot-tall Christmas tree light up before your eyes! Beginning at 5:30 p.m. and continuing every hour on the half-hour, you can enjoy a beautiful, synchronized light show with your favorite holiday tunes.
Market Street in Lights makes for a perfect date night or photo-op with your family. Market Street offers dozens of restaurants and shops to browse while walking along reveling in all the holiday magic. Take advantage of the Waterway Trolley, a free transportation service that gives visitors an easy way to visit the surrounding sites, like The Woodlands Waterway and The Woodlands Mall. No matter which activity you choose in The Woodlands, you are sure to have a great time experiencing the joy of the season.
Create Memories at Holiday to Remember
Located in New Caney, Holiday to Remember is brought to you by the East Montgomery County Improvement District in the Valley Ranch Town Center. Starting on December 17 and continuing through January 2, this holiday event provides all the family fun you can imagine! Race your friends down an icy slide or embark on a swinging journey on the Icicle Pirate Ship. If you need some unique last-minute gifts or stocking stuffers, shop the Market Days on December 17 – 19. You will find an array of rare and memorable gifts this season. Stop by Collections by MiMi for custom home décor or The Peace Love & Jam Society for yummy jars of jam. Market Days offers plenty of opportunities to find the perfect gift! But wait…there’s more! Enjoy ice skating, bumper cars, and a ride on the world’s largest rocking horse. Don’t forget to write a letter to Santa, eat your weight in sweets, and take tons of selfies at the selfie stations. Holiday to Remember has so much to offer for everyone, you will need a whole day to experience it all!
Enjoy the Holidays at The Canopy
Now leasing for immediate move-ins, The Canopy at Springwoods Village offers an excellent selection of luxury studio, one-, two-, and three-bedroom apartments and one- and three-bedroom townhomes for rent. Find your perfect apartment to cozy up in this holiday season. View the apartment layouts, check availability, and book a tour online today! We look forward to you coming home for the holidays.