Get in the Spirit of the Holidays and Celebrate the New Year at the Premier Dining, Shopping, and Entertainment Destination

It’s the most wonderful time of the year at CITYCENTRE. For a jolly holiday,

CITYCENTRE is gifting guests with an exciting lineup of holiday events throughout the month of December. As the ultimate family-friendly destination this season, CITYCENTRE is decking the halls with a special visit from Santa and his reindeer, a shopping stroll, cheerful celebrations, and more. CITYCENTRE is also toasting to the new year with special events to help visitors ring in 2023.

Holiday in the Plaza— Saturday, November 26 from 12-5 p.m.

Visit and take photos with Santa and two of his reindeer during Holiday in the Plaza presented by Sewell Cadillac. Dance to holiday classics with performances by the Houston Show Choir at 1:30, 3, and 5 p.m. When Santa is not behind his sleigh, he drives a Cadillac. Help CITYCENTRE spread joy to others and fill Santa’s Cadillac with new, unwrapped toys to be donated in exchange for a complimentary picture with Santa.  *Guests are encouraged to arrive early as line times may vary for photos with Santa.  

Santa’s Shopping Stroll — Saturday, December 3 from 4-8 p.m.

Santa stopped at CITYCENTRE to find the perfect holiday presents and left gifts behind. All are invited to stroll over to CITYCENTRE to discover fun activities and special event discounts. Grab some chalk and make art with the professional chalk artist located by Candytopia. Try face painting near Sephora, or venture to Bowl & Barrel for a free gift waiting for you. Looking for the perfect holiday gift for friends and family? Many stores are offering holiday gifts at a discount during the event! Grab a gift card at a 20 percent discount at The Escape Game or an extra gift with a purchase at Kendra Scott. For the adults, CITYCENTRE has them covered with free tumblers at the plaza that they can use at a limited number of retailers serving a sample of wine during the shopping stroll event. *Visit the website for the most up to date offers. *Event will take place rain or shine

Rudolph Run — Saturday, December 10 from 7-11 a.m.

Join us for the 12th Annual Rudolph 5k Fun Run, Dasher 10k, and Cupid 1k starting at CITYCENTRE and dashing through area neighborhoods providing a scenic route featuring fabulous holiday decorations. All ages and runner speeds- walkers, joggers, strollers- and those wanting to have fun, are welcome. Participants are encouraged to smile for the camera and show off their festive costumes. The winner of the best holiday costume will receive a gift card. After the run, stay for pictures with Santa and special treats, including mimosas and much more. *To register for the Rudolph Fun Run at CITYCENTRE, click here.

Rummel Creek Choir Thursday, December 15 from 5-7 p.m.

Get in the spirit and enjoy a holiday performance from the talented choir at Rummel Creek Elementary School.

Chanukah Celebration — Tuesday, December 20 from 6-7 p.m.

Join Rabbi Goldstein for a Chanukah Celebration at CITYCENTRE. Gather for prayer and song to celebrate with the community.

Noon Year’s Eve 2022 Saturday, December 31 from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Welcome the New Year at CITYCENTRE with a family-friendly Noon Year’s Eve celebration. Dance with a DJ and cap the noon hour off with bubbles, face painting, temporary tattoos, balloons, and caricature artists. Visitors can capture all the fun with Lucky Shots’ magic mirror photo booth.  *Weather permitting

New Year’s Eve Concert  December 31 from 3-8 p.m.

Celebrate the last day of 2022 with live music at CITYCENTRE. A CITYCENTRE favorite, Jon David Finney, will start the afternoon with his band from 3 – 4:30 p.m. The Mockingbirds will take on the stage from 5 – 8 p.m. for a 2022 grand finale. Before the evening concludes, capture all the memories at the Lucky Shots photo booth.

*CITYCENTRE will not have fireworks show on New Year’s Eve. * Parking is free on all upper levels of all three garages.

Tito’s Vodka New Year’s Eve Tribute Band Weekend – Saturday – Sunday, December 30  31

The Moran CITYCENTRE and Tito’s Vodka present an adults-only New Year’s Eve weekend package featuring tribute bands, a bloody mary brunch, and more to ring in the New Year. *Please view The Moran website for pricing information


Visit for a full list of winter happenings at CITYCENTRE or check out @citycentrehou on Instagram for the latest updates.

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