Christmas Tree Lighting

Fate Christmas Tree Lighting Logo

Friday, December 1

6 - 8 p.m.

Fate City Hall, 1900 CD Boren Parkway

New this year, the Fate Christmas Tree Lighting is moving to the new City Hall to "Welcome Home" residents for the holidays.

Expanded activities include:

  • The Polar Express by Trak-Time
  • Reindeer Games by Animal Hospital of Fate
  • Hot Cocoa and Cookies by Recreational Resort Cottages
  • Gingerbread Decorating by Whataburger
  • Crafts by Kimley Horn
  • Yule Log with s'mores by Kimley Horn
  • Pictures with Santa (Bring your Camera)
  • Story Time with Mrs. Claus by Rockwall County Library
  • Choir Performances
    • 6:30 p.m. - Royse City Christian Co-Op
    • 6:45 p.m. - Miss May Vernon Elementary
    • 7 p.m. - Herndon Intermediate Treble Makers Honor Choir
    • 7:15 p.m. - Billie Stevenson Elementary
    • 7:30 p.m. - Utley Middle School Band
    • 7:45 p.m. Singers Company

Frquently Asked Questions

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Parking will be available at:

  • Miss May Vernon Elementary School
  • Robert Smith Family Park 
  • On street Parking along CD Boren Parkway (facing east)
  • Limited handicap parking is available at the school and park.


Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer your time and help bring this event to life for the community. Applications are available here.  Please email Jessica Larson your application:

Sponsorship Opportunities

Sponsorship opportunities are available, click here

Please contact Jessica Larson by email: or by phone: 972-771-4601 ext. 106 to confirm.

Fate Christmas Tree Lighting Poster


Animal Hospital of Fate
Recreational Resort Cottages Logo
Steelcreek Self Storage
Kimley Horn Logo