markers and magnificent fall colors sure to satisfy the whole family ! Autumn color is ex pected mid to late November but it is recommended to call ahead . 903-723-3014
November 13 A Night of
Dueling Pianos 6 p . m . - 10 p . m . 200 N . Church Street Palestine , TX United Way is on a mission to improve education , help people achieve financial stability , and promote a healthy lifestyle throughout our community . We look to achieve this mission by col laborating with community partners , identifying and creating awareness for hu man service needs , and raising & distributing funds to prioritize service programs . We can ’ t do it without you ! Come enjoy dinner and drinks while two jazz piano artists duel it out on stage . Tickets available soon ! Hosted at the Palestine Senior Activity Center 903-391-4248 $ 75.00 per person
November 19-December 19
Grinch ’ s Lair 12 p . m . - 6 p . m . 704 Avenue A Palestine , TX HE ’ S MEAN . HE ’ S GREEN . HE ’ S IN PALESTINE . This Christmas season don ’ t miss a rare opportunity to come see Mr . Grinch lockedup in Palestine at the Texas Jailhouse . It hasn ’ t always been easy for the Grinch to give gifts , but all that has changed ... at least a little ! Ad
mittedly , a bit of a grump from time-to-time , our funny , silly , lovable Grinch is on a mission to make sure all boys and girls have a magical Christmas . Even if that means giving gifts back ! The Grinch ’ s Lair is a fun , festive experience inspired from “ How The Grinch Stole Christmas ” By Dr . Seuss . This whimsical , live , interactive , production let ’ s you visit your favorite green guy while he ’ s locked up in jail for stealing Christmas . You ’ ll get to immerse yourself in the world of Mr . Grinch through his Christmas Texas Jailhouse Lair . You never know what ridiculousness he ’ ll be up to with his pal , Max , and all the other adorable residents . Two and under free . Masks will be required for all guests . Refund policy : Since this year we need to limit our capacity to follow social distancing guidelines , we cannot refund your order within one week of your reservation date and time . We will do everything possible to reschedule your admission . jjanz @ texasjailhouse . com 903-724-0164
November 19 , 20 , 22 , 23 , 24 , 26 , 27 & December 3 , 4 , 10 , 11 , 15 , 16 , 17 , 18 , 20 , 22 Pancakes with Mrs . Claus 8 a . m . - 11 a . m . 114 W Main St . Palestine , TX Enjoy a steaming stack of pan cakes while visiting with Mrs . Claus . No reservations required . 903-727-2002
November 19-December 24 Make Your Own Glitter Ornament Chloe & Claire Co . 10 a . m . - 6 p . m . 304 E . Crawford Street Palestine , TX Tuesday through Saturday from 10 a . m . - 6 p . m . and December 24 from 10 a . m . - 2 p . m ., stop in and create your own custom glitter ornament ! Pricing starts at $ 10 per ornament . Fun for all ages ! 903-731-2753
November 19-December 27 Christmas Light Display
6 p . m . Grab your family and load up in the car , turn up the Christmas carols and enjoy and evening looking at the self-guided Christmas Light Display Tour set up all over town . App download required . Start daily after dark .
November 19 – December 26 The Polar Express Train 6 p . m . - 7 p . m . 789 Park Road 70 Palestine , TX The captivating story comes to life the minute the train de parts the Palestine Depot for the journey to the North Pole . ( The adventure is even more fun when families and friends show up in their pajamas !) Enveloped by the motion picture soundtrack , passengers will relive the magic of the tale as they are whisked away on THE POLAR EXPRESS™ . Once onboard , chefs serve hot chocolate and cookies as they recite the classic children ’ s book , The Polar Express by Chris Van Allsburg . ( Be sure to purchase a book along with
your tickets so your child can read his / her own book along with the chefs .) At the North Pole , Santa and his elves greet passengers and then board the train . St . Nick gives everyone the first gift of Christmas – a silver sleigh bell ( only believers can hear ringing !). On the ride back to THE POLAR EXPRESS™ train depot , chefs lead passengers in singing joyous Christmas carols . Make sure to purchase the official THE POLAR EX PRESS™ book for your child when you make your reservations . Gift-wrapped as their first gift of the season , they can read along with the Coco Chefs aboard the magical journey to the North Pole . https :// texasstaterailroad . net / home / events / polar-express / 855-632-7729
December 4 Hearth & Tinsel Tour of Homes 4 p . m . A must see ifyou want to get a glimpse of some of the incredible architecture of Palestine decorated for the Christmas holidays . One day only , these homes will be open for touring from 4 – 7 p . m . This year ’ s tour will feature properties with varying ar chitectural styles from years gone by . Tickets available at the chamber office and participating homes during the tour . 903-729-6066
December 5 Sounds of Christmas Concert
2 p . m .