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Christmas in the Park Events

🎄 Christmas in the Park 2021-2022 Season Opening Night

Monday, November 22nd 2021, at 6:00 PM (closes at 10:00 PM).

🎄 Selfie Photo Booth New

Opening Night, then Tuesdays beginning the following week, 6:00–10:00 PM Capture your visit to Cuero’s Christmas in the Park with family and friends with a selfie at the free photo op at the end of the tour!
Schedule: (Dates and details for 2022 to be announced.)

🎄 Hot Chocolate Nights

Annually, Thursdays in December, 7:00–9:00 PM Free Hot Chocolate Nights, sponsored by TrustTexas Bank and hosted by different area businesses and community participants.****We will not offer Hot Chocolate Nights in December this year due to COVID-19.
Schedule: (Dates and hosts for 2021 to be announced.)

🎄 Live Nativity

Annually, the week before Christmas (Sun, December 19th – Tue, December 22nd 2021) The Live Nativity is sponsored by The First United Methodist Church of Cuero with participation from local churches.
Schedule: (Times and hosts for 2021 to be announced.)

Community Holiday Events

🎄 Yoakum Heritage Museum Annual Christmas Tree Forest

Annually, on select days November through January (November 18th 2021 – January 13th 2022) Regular Hours: Sundays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays 1:00-4:00PM, and Fridays 10:00AM-4:00PM (closed for Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year’s Day). This year’s theme: Aurora Borealis (Northern Lights) & The North Pole. Entry Fee: $5.00 Donation; Christmas Raffle held throughout the Forest, Winners Announced December 9th.

Plus: Two “Spectacular” Nights At The Museum, 6:30-9:30PM, with Live Music, Food and Fun, November 18th with Musical Guest Bobby Orr, and December 9th with Musical Guest South Paw. For more information contact the Yoakum Heritage Museum, 361-293-7022, 312 Simpson St, Yoakum TX 77995.

🎄 Cuero Blue Santa Toy Drive

Annually, in November Sponsored by Cuero Blue Santa, a non-profit organization that provides toys to the children of Cuero at Christmastime. Note: Registration deadline to participate in the program is at the end of November. For the most up-to-date details, please visit the City of Cuero’s Blue Santa Program page or Cuero Blue Santa’s Facebook Page.

🎄 Shop Small Saturday/Small Business Saturday

Annually, the Saturday following Thanksgiving (Sat, November 27th 2021) Come be a part of a national program celebrating “Shopping Small” and make an impact on small businesses in Cuero during the holiday shopping season. For more information about Shop Small Saturday® and Small Business Saturday®, please visit American Express’s FAQ page.

🎄 Cuero Main Street’s Christmas in Downtown

Annually, the second weekend in December (Fri, December 10th 2021 6:00PM – 10:00PM; and Sat, December 11th 2021, 12:00PM – 10:00 PM) Cuero Main Street’s annual two-day event. Christmas attractions, shopping, dining, and entertainment. (Details for 2021 to be announced.) Cuero Main Street Presents Christmas in Downtown Cuero, a vintage Downtown Christmas experience complete with horse-drawn carriage rides, live reindeer, a petting zoo, festival attractions for all ages, and more!!! For more information, please visit Cuero Main Street’s Christmas in Downtown event web page.

’Twas the Night Before Christmas in Downtown

Thursday, December 12th, 2019, 5:00 PM-8:00 PM Cuero Main Street and the Cuero Chamber are co-hosting a new late night shopping event this year! Pick up a punch-card from participating stores November 30th through December 16th, fill it, and return for a December 20th drawing for $300 in Christmas Cuero Bucks! Also, get your cards stamped on December 12th at participating locations for cool door prizes! Enjoy festive refreshments, live music by Neal Tolbert, free gift wrapping and an ugly sweater selfie station! For more information, please visit Cuero Main Street’s website at or the Cuero Chamber of Commerce’s website.

🎄 Shop Late ‘Til 8

Annually, Thursday nights in December Select businesses will keep their doors open until 8:00 PM for Holiday Shopping. (Participating businesses for 2021 to be announced.)
This year’s participating businesses are: A Special Stitch, Be., DC’s Apparel, Emporium at the Fair, Friends, Main Street Kaffee Haus, Ryan’s on Main, and Vintage on Main.
For more information, please visit the Cuero Chamber of Commerce’s website.

Santa’s Last “Shot” Shopping

Saturday, December 19th, 6:00-9:00 PM Spend Saturday night before Christmas shopping in Historic Downtown Cuero! The streets are closed to enjoy food, adult refreshments from the 5D Travelin’ Tavern and live music by Matt Thigpen! For more information, please visit the Cuero Chamber of Commerce’s website.

Cuero Wellness Center 2021 New Year. Fresh Start. Walk Thru Cuero’s Christmas in the Park

Saturday, January 2nd, 2022, 6:00 PM-8:00 PM Join the Cuero Health staff as they promote wellness and community spirit at the 2021 New Year. Fresh Start. Community Walk through Cuero’s Christmas in the Park! The event will be held at Cuero Municipal Park on January 2nd with day of registration at 5:00 p.m. and the walk/run starting at 6:00 p.m. Families are invited to participate as this will not be a timed walk/jog. This event is to encourage a healthy start to the new year (as well as a chance to walk thru and see the lights at Cuero’s Christmas in the Park. Proceeds will support the continued maintenance and growth of Cuero’s Christmas in the Park. Cash donations will also be accepted the night of the event. The first 100 paid participants will receive a long sleeve event t-shirt. Walk is family friendly; walk the one mile path in the Park. Registration is $20 per person before Dec. 23rd. If you or your family would like to walk, but not register and receive a t-shirt, please come the day of the race at 5:00 p.m. to fill out a release form. For more information, call Bfit Cuero Wellness Center at 361-275-9355. Register here…

(Additional 2021-2022 Events To Be Announced)