Throughout December along Water Street

Our special holiday presentation includes activities throughout December. Some activities will be presented virtually and some will require registration in advance.

Check back often as we'll be updating our schedule of events. 

Holiday Light Display

December 3-January 5
Enjoy the illuminated trees and décor along Water and Army Streets. 

Gingerbread House Competition

Thank you to everyone who participated and congratulations to our winning entries! 

Madison Fields 1st place Youth

Madison Field
1st Place Youth

Brinley Danczak 1st place Teen

Brinley Danczak
1st Place Teen

Adult 1st place Brooke Sharp

Brooke Sharp
1st Place Adult


Fields Family 1st place

Field Family
1st Place Family


Pop-Up Holiday Entertainment

You'll find strolling entertainment along Water Street throughout December. 

Letters to Santa

December 3-23
Drop your letter to Santa in our mailbox located on Army Street. We'll send your wishes straight to the North Pole.

Winterfest Art Showcase

December 3-January 6
City Lights Art Gallery, 3 E. Army St.
See the talented works of students K-125h grade attending Green Valley Christian School. 

Tree Lighting

December 3 at 5:15pm
Join us on Facebook for a virtual presentation of the annual tree lighting featuring Mayor Debra March. There is no in-person attendance for this event. 

Sights and Sounds of the City - Holiday Edition

Join us for a virtual concert series beginning at 7pm each evening.
December 3 - Henderson Symphony Orchestra
December 9 - Cameron Calloway
December 12 - Broadway Voices
December 16 - Moonshiners
December 19 - Vegas City Opera

Cookie Crawl

December 5, 5pm - 154418-04
December 12, 5pm - 154418-05
December 19, 5pm - 154418-06
Take a stroll along Water Street and enjoy cookie stations along the way. All participants must register in advance to  receive cookies. Ages 5-12, $5

Virtual Santa Meetup 

December 23
Chat with Santa and share your holiday wishes through a video conference. Each participant has five minutes to meet and talk with Santa. One participant can register per time slot. $10 per registration. 

  December 23
6pm   154420-18
6:10pm   154420-19
6:20pm  154420-20
6:30pm   154420-21
6:40pm   154420-22
6:50pm   154420-23


Santa Cruise

December 19 - 6pm-7pm 
Santa takes a cruise along Water Street to greet everyone and wave from his car.  

Thank you to our generous sponsors

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City of Henderson Special Events
702-267-4849 | SpecialEvents@cityofhenderson.com