Mayor's Holiday Celebration: Friday, December 3, 2010
Come watch our famous skyline come to life with music, lights and fireworks
The Mayor's Holiday Celebration complete with holiday entertainment, the lighting of the official holiday tree and fireworks will take place on Friday, December 3, 2010, 6 p.m. at City Hall, 901 Bagby, 77002. The featured entertainer will be Grammy Award winner Eddie Levert of The O'Jays. The O'Jays have celebrated R&B success with six top ten singles and a multitude of enduring and soulful gems, including the hit song Love Train.
Please bring your entire family as well as a new unwrapped toy to the Reliant Energy Booth to make the holiday brighter for a child this season! Also, have your photo taken with Santa or one of the many Houston Ballet characters from The Nutcracker.
Reliant Energy is returning as the official tree sponsor and is supplying an energy-efficient tree that uses LED lights.
New partners for this year include Southwest Airlines as presenting fireworks sponsor and vitaminwater as sponsor of the "Holiday Greetings for the Troops" area. We enjoy the continued support from the Houston Downtown District, Houston Public Library Foundation and the Houston Parks and Recreation Department.
The event is free and open to the public. For more information see www.houstonspecialevents.org.