(Updated November 2022.) 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!
Gingerbread Village & Tree Lighting at City Place
Minutes from The Canopy, City Place offers family-friendly events and entertainment on the Plaza throughout the year. During the holidays, beginning with the annual tree lighting ceremony and opening of the Giant Gingerbread Village November 27, City Place Plaza becomes a winter wonderland.
Santa and Mrs. Claus will make an appearance during the tree lighting festivities complete with holiday music from DJ Gilbert, balloon and caricature artists, and more. At the Gingerbread Village, enjoy a 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!
Old Time Christmas Tree Farm
The holiday season at Old Time Christmas Tree Farm in Spring, TX kicks off November 19. At this family owned and operated tree farm, you can walk through rows of live trees until you find the perfect one to take home and decorate. You can even cut it yourself (saw provided). On weekends, the farm offers train rides through the fields, photos with Santa, a petting zoo and more. Ticket pricing is provided on the website, along with a video about cutting your own tree.
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 until 9:30 p.m., 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. 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 A Holiday to Remember
Located at the Valley Ranch Town Center in New Caney, A Holiday to Remember is brought to you by the East Montgomery County Improvement District. Starting on December 16 and continuing through Christmas Day, this holiday event provides all the family fun you can imagine! Race your friends down an icy slide or test your skills on the Interactive Wall Experience. On December 17, you can take a photo with Orbit, mascot of the Houston Astros, as well as Santa Claus. If you need some unique last-minute gifts or stocking stuffers, shop the Market Days on December 16 – 18. You will find an array of rare and memorable gifts this season. Market Days offers plenty of opportunities to find the perfect gift! But wait…there’s more! Enjoy ice skating, train rides, a classic car show, and a ride on the giant 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
The Canopy will also feature holiday events, so check your December newsletter and join the fun.
Not a resident? 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.