Old Time Christmas Celebration

on the Courthouse Square in downtown Fairfield, Texas


–November 25th – December 15th

shop Small and WIN BIG while shopping for holiday gifts in Fairfield, Texas.  For every $25 spent locally, your name will be entered into the drawing for over $2,000 in prizes.  Shop participating Fairfield businesses from now thru Friday, Dec. 15 and spread the love in your hometown.  Winners announced on Dec. 16 at the Jingle All The Way event.

Participating businesses include Accessories, Etc.; Brenda’s Closet; Plaid Peacock; Hometonw Pharmacy Gift Shop; The Shops At Peridot; Kennedy’s Korner; Texas Outfitters Emporium; Bayless NAPA Auto Parts; Armadillo Emporium; In Thee Beginning; Creations Flowers & Gifts; and Dapper Designs.



–December 2nd 

Old Time Christmas Celebration            4:00pm-7:00pm

Nativity, Petting Zoo                                  4:00pm-7:00pm

Parade Lineup (A Minion Christmas)     3:00pm

Christmas Story Reading                           3:00pm

Parade START                                              4:00pm

Arts & Crafts, Face Painting                      4:00pm-7:00pm

Visit with Santa                                           5:00pm-7:00pm

Fairfield JH Choir                                       5:00pm-5:15pm

NATIVITY DRAMA by River of Life       5:30pm & 6:30pm

TREE LIGHTING                                         6:15pm

Project Graduation Raffle Drawing         6:25pm

–December 3rd

River of Life Nativity Drama / Petting Zoo           6:30pm

–December 9th

Christmas In The Park (Fairfield Lake State Park)              6:00pm-9:00pm

–December 14th

Elf Adventure and Sip, Snack and Shop 5:00pm

–December 15th-17th

Ice Skating on the Square                          Fri. 4:00pm-9:00pm

Sat. 12:00pm-5:00pm

Sun. 12:00pm-5:00pm

–December 16th

Jingle All The Way / Ice Skating               1:00pm-4:00pm

Santa, Hat Makers, Rides, Face Painting, Stilt Walkers, Shop Local Holiday Drawing

–December 17th

River of Life Nativity Drama /Petting Zoo 6:30pm


Old Time Christmas Celebration is sponsored by the City of Fairfield and Fairfield Chamber of Commerce.


Event details and Christmas news also available to mobile phone users on the Go Fairfield mobile app, the official mobile app for the City of Fairfield and the Fairfield Chamber of Commerce.  Download it today from the App Store or get it on Google Play.



Spread the Love in Your Hometown


Open Mondays in December:

–Kennedy’s Korner

–Accessories, Etc.

–The Shops At Peridot

–Brenda’s Closet

–Dapper Designs

–Freeman’s Flowers

–Plaid Peacock

–Creations Flowers & Gifts


Open Late Thursdays:

–Armadillo Emporium | until 6:30pm

–Darlings & Divas Couture

–Parker Square Mall | T-Sat 10-5

–Texas Outfitters | M-S 10-6

–Hometown Pharmacy Gift Shop | 8-6

–Sam’s Restaurant Gift Shop

–HQ Thrift Store




Residential & Store Front Decorating Contest, Dec. 4th-20th (winners will be contacted on the 21st).

Applications for Parade, Residential and Store Front Decorating Contests are available at the Chamber Office. For info, call 903-389-5792.


2017 Tour of Lights

Residential Decorating Contest

Dec. 4th – 25th

Prizes will be awarded with these criteria taken into consideration:

–Originality of display

–Interaction with the community

–Most creative

Forms must be turned in no later than Dec. 4th.  Winners will be announced on Dec. 21, 2017.

First place will receive $500, Second place $300, and Third place $200.

Judging will take place between December 9-19, 2017.

For more information, please contact the Chamber office at 903-389-5792.



2017 Store Front Decorating Contest

Forms must be turned in no later than Dec. 4th.  Store fronts must be decorated by De. 6th.

Winner will be announced on Dec. 21, 2017.

First Place will receive $100, Second place $75, and Third place $50.

For more information, please contact the Chamber office at 903-389-5792 or via email to chamber@fairfieldtx.com