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The Parks and Recreation Department holds various special events throughout the year. Click on an event for additional information.

Snowfest Festival
Snowfest Festival
Friday, December 2
5:30-9:00 pm
City Hall Complex
Cost: Free

The Snowfest Festival will begin with pre-festival entertainment at 5:30 pm followed by the tree lighting ceremony and fireworks! From 6-9 pm, guests are invited to enjoy the array of festivities including the 3-lane snowhill, camel rides, moonwalks, photos with Santa and much more!

Due to recent construction, onsite general parking is no longer available. General parking for Snowfest is available at Thurgood Marshall High School (1120 Buffalo Run Blvd) and the Houston METRO park and ride (13849 Fondren Rd). FREE shuttles to Snowfest will be available throughout the event starting at 5:15 pm.

Snowfest Shuffle Fun Run
Snowfest Shuffle
Saturday, December 3
8:15 am
Rec & Tennis Center
Cost: Free

The fun continues the following morning, with the Snowfest Shuffle Fun Run and Snowfest Parade. Fun Run participants should arrive between 7:30-7:45 am for check-in and to receive a free race t-shirt (while supplies last). The 1.25 mile run will begin at 8:15 am at the Rec & Tennis Center and end at the Public Safety Headquarters, where runners are invited to ride on the special Snowfest Shuffle float in the Parade! 

To help out area families in need during the holiday season, Snowfest will provide the opportunity to donate unwrapped toys to the Missouri City Police Department Blue Santa Toy Drive. Donations will be accepted at the Festival and at the Fun Run.

Snowfest Parade

Snowfest Parade
Saturday, December 3
9:00 am
Cartwright Road
Cost: Free

The parade will begin at the Public Safety Headquarters located on the corner of Cartwright Road and Murphy Road. The two-mile long procession will feature floats decorated in holiday themes, horses and various organizations on foot! Organizations interested in being a part of this cherished tradition can participate by filling out a free Parade Application and emailing it to Kyle Frye.

Senior Holiday Party
Senior Holiday Party
Thursday, December 8
5:00-7:00 pm
Community Center Auditorium
(1522 Texas Parkway)
Cost: $10

Get in the holiday spirit with great company at our Senior Holiday Party! The evening will feature a delicious meal, musical performance by Donna B, the Ebony Cowgirl, and raffle prizes! Tickets for this evening of festive fun can be purchased at the Rec & Tennis Center or by calling 281-403-8637.

Tennis Toy Drive

Toy Drive
Saturday, December 10
Rec & Tennis Center
Cost per player: $15 plus an unopened gift for charity

Get in the holiday spirit by joining us for a social, competitive mixed doubles tournament focused on serving a good cause while having fun. The Missouri City Police Department will swing by in the squad car & collect all the gifts to donate to Bethel Ministries & Blue Santa. Player's lunch included. The deadline to register is Tuesday, December 6. For more information, contact Cristina Escamos by email or call 281-403-8629.

Senior Field Trip
Holiday Hayride
Thursday, December 15
5:45 pm - 9:00 pm
Rec & Tennis Center
Cost: $10

Join us for a holiday hayride through the beautiful Pecan Grove Subdivision! Sit back and take in the festive sights of the neighborhood with great company. Check-in at the Recreation and Tennis Center begins at 5:45 pm and the bus will depart at 6:15 pm. Spots are limited! Sign up today at the Rec and Tennis Center or by calling 281-403-8637. 

Acrylic Painting Class
Acrylic Painting
Tuesdays, January 3-31
9:00-11:00 am
Rec & Tennis Center
Cost: $75

Painters of all skill levels are invited to join this five session class. Classes are taught by Professional painter, Heather Roy and all supplies are provided. Sign up at the Rec & Tennis Center to create your own masterpiece!

Dad & Daughter Dance 2017
Dad and Daughter Dance
Saturday, February 4
6:00 - 8:30 pm
Community Center (1522 Texas Parkway)
Cost: $30 father/daughter pair, $25 each additional daughter

Save the date for our 21st Annual Dad & Daughter Dance! Bop till you drop at our 50's Sock Hop with your favorite gal. Dinner, dancing, confetti cannons and more make for an evening of fun!
 Tickets will be available for purchase from the Recreation & Tennis Center starting December 12th.

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