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First Friday

December 7, 2018 @ 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM

First Friday cange of plans

Outdoor Activities Canceled for First Friday Event


(Temple, TX)  — Due to forecasted inclement weather, outdoor activities planned for First Friday’s Santa Fest have been cancelled; however indoor activities will still take place. This monthly, family friendly event will take place on Friday, December 7th from 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. and feature downtown shopping specials, live music, photos with Santa and the cash prize winners from the Shop Local campaign will be drawn. Please see below for a list of stores and current downtown activities:



  • Bird Creek Burger Co.
    • Open Friday Evening
  • Darling Decor & More

o   Free Gift Wrap & sales

  • Benny’s:
    • Hot Chocolate will be served for $1.00
  • Mo Joe Café
    • Extended hours, and free samples
  • Restorative Yoga
    • First Friday Flow – 5:30-6:30 PM
  • The HUB
    • Santa Claus will meet with children of all ages for pictures
    • Sweet Eileen’s – free cupcakes
    • Christmas carolers
  • Second Street Emporium
    • Extended hours
  • O’Briens Irish Pub Live music with Bri Bagwell and Hadley Anne
  • Cheeves Brothers

o   Open until midnight

o   ½ off all drinks, beers & wine by glass all day long

o   Appetizers ½ off from 8pm-10pm in the bar

  • Texans Grill and BBQ
    • Open Friday till 7:00 PM
  • J Kowboy Wine Bar
    • Open Friday Evening
  • Pignettis
    • Beer and wine served out on The Cellar Patio
  • AR Workshop

o   DIY Wood Tray + True Cookie Co Decorating Class

  • Extraco Bank
    • Reshments in the Lobby from 2:00 – 5:00 PM


For additional details on Santa Fest First Friday or the activities change, please contact Sennett Farias at 254.298.5418 or visit DiscoverTemple.com.



December 7, 2018
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
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Discover Downtown
254- 298-5379


The Hub – Downtown Temple
Temple, TX 76501 United States + Google Map