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Wednesday, November 30, 2022 from 5 to 9 PM

Sleigh bells ring, are you listening?

This FREE, family-friendly event in Celina's Historic Downtown Square offers attendees a charming, small-town Christmas celebration reminiscent of a Hallmark movie. Experience the wonder the season brings by partaking in this signature holiday festival with neighbors, friends, and family.

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Celebrate the 11th Annual Christmas on the Square

Santa photos

Santa Claus will be on the Square, taking photos and listening to the Christmas wishes of kids of all ages. Who's ready to find out if they made the naughty or nice list? Bring your smartphone or camera to capture the special moment.

Kids zone

The all-ages kids zone will be in two locations at this event: south of the pavilion on Walnut St and northwest of the pavilion next to the community garden. The kids' zone will include bounce houses, slides, and a train ride.

Live reindeer

While Santa is busy taking photos and meeting families, his reindeer will be relaxing near the clock tower. Stop by to say hi and snap some pictures of Santa's gorgeous reindeer!

Local performers

Live performances from local church groups, students, and dance studios will take place on stage (north of the pavilion) throughout the event. 

Cupcakes with Mrs. Claus

Mrs. Claus will be hanging out in the Celina Public Library with cupcakes and festive toppings to decorate them. Once decorated, these tasty treats are yours to eat! While supplies last.

Horse-drawn carriage rides

Embrace the charming nature of Celina's Historic Downtown Square by taking a ride in a horse-drawn carriage. The carriages will start on the event site and venture off through downtown. Cozy up with your loved ones and enjoy the ride!

Festive photo ops

Adorable holiday photo ops will be sprinkled throughout the event, making spirits bright. Take advantage of the opportunity to capture precious moments, perfect for your family's holiday card!

Tree lighting ceremony

The signature moment of this event is the tree lighting, led by Santa Claus and the Mayor. Join the countdown to the ceremonial lighting of this 40 ft. tall Christmas tree, starting at 7 PM.

Getting to the Event

Downtown Celina and the Square

Christmas on the Square is held in downtown Celina each year. As there is limited parking downtown, please take advantage of our free shuttle service with parking available at Brookshires and Celina High School. Our friendly shuttle drivers will take you right to the event entrance at Pecan St and Louisiana Dr. If you would prefer to look for parking, click the button below to view a map of public parking available during this event.

Complimentary shuttle service locations

2022 Sponsors

We are accepting sponsorships for this year's Christmas on the Square!
If you are interested in being a sponsor, please contact

2022 Market Vendors

Interested in participating as a vendor at this year's Beware! Of the Square. Fill out the online form to be added to our Vendor Database. Once added you will receive vendor applications for future events in Celina!

If you have any questions, please contact

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2022 Food & Beverage Vendors

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