City of Friendswood, Texas

Santa in the Park

Saturday, December 12, 2020 from 3:00 PM - 8:00 PM at Stevenson Park - 1100 S. Friendswood Dr.

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Join Keep Friendswood Beautiful for the biggest event of the year on December 12th for the 13th Annual Santa in the Park. This fun day is filled with pictures with Santa, 40,000lbs of snow, amusement rides, face painting, live music, local entertainment, food vendors, a holiday arts and craft market, the Chamber of Commerce parade and concludes with the lighting of a 20 foot tall decorated Christmas tree provided by our title sponsor, HomeTown Bank of Friendswood and a state of the art fireworks show.

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Santa in the Park is a free event but in order to ride any rides, a wristband must be purchased.

*A wristband will allow one person to ride and unlimited number of rides from 3:00pm-8:00pm. A short break will take place for the tree lighting and fireworks.*

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The City will start accepting booth applications for Santa in the Park 2020 starting in October.

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If you are interested in becoming a sponsor of the 2019 Santa in the Park event, please view the Sponsor Letter and email Kim Ramirez at

Register Your business at

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Decorations and lights must be up by December 9, 2019.

Register your business for the contest at

Voting will take place between December 10-12. Winners of each category will be announced at Santa in the Park on December 14.


  • Best Downtown
  • Best Window Display
  • Best City-Wide
  • Best Overall

2018 Winners

First Place - Forward Automotive


Second Place - Engraphics


Third Place - HomeTown Bank of Friendswood


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*Shuttle will run from the Old Junior High from 2:30pm to 8:30pm.