12 Days of Christmas

2020 12 Days of Christmas is complete! Thank you to all who attended and participated!


Read about some of our virtual events here! 


2020 12 Days of Christmas Lineup

12/4: Decorating Rowlett

Upload a picture of your lit, decorated home to your social media (Facebook, Instagram) using #lightuprowlett to enter your chance to win best decorated home! There will be four winners total – 1 winner for every quadrant of Rowlett. Please make sure to include your address in the description so we know which quadrant you belong to! Ready, set, go! *The contest will end 12/20, and winners will be announced shortly after*

12/5: Dancing light show

 At 5pm you can drive down to the Village of Rowlett Downtown (4000 Main St) and view our dancing light show! Tune-in to FM 89.1 to listen to a festive arrangement – the songs will match the dancing lights! We will host this event, at the same time, daily, until the New Year! *The lights will turn off around 9-10pm every night*

12/6: Ugly Sweater Sunday

Upload a picture of yourself in your ugly Christmas sweater using #rowlettchristmas for a chance to win one free wet zone day pass and a Christmas goodie bag!

12/7: Santa’s Workshop undefined Opens in new window

Kids can create a holiday craft to hang up for Santa to leave a treat. Perfect craft for quality time or just relaxing before the holidays at the home. Craft pickup at the Rowlett Community Centre December 7, 2020.

12/8: Holiday Trivia

Test your holiday wit tomorrow! Participants will have an opportunity to face-off against their friends during this festive challenge!

12/9: Snowman Decorating undefined Opens in new window

Join the City of Rowlett Parks and Recreation department for snowman decorating. Register online for this event. Limited kits (20) are available for a small fee of $5.

12/10: Holiday Movie Marathon

Join us for a holiday movie marathon! View the list of staff holiday movie/snack favorites and where you can find them!

12/11: Breakfast with Santa undefined Opens in new window

Pop in on Santa with a breakfast video phone call. During this group interactive video chat feel free to enjoy your breakfast while Santa reads a story available from the Rowlett Library. Experience Santa in this new virtual way this year! Please make sure all contact info is correct upon registration with a $5 fee.

12/12: Cocoa and Carolers

We want your help! Submit a video of you and your family singing any Christmas song to jaguirre@rowlett.com – we will compile the entries and release a video near Christmas for your viewing pleasure!

12/13: Holiday Scavenger Hunt

Haley the Hippo needs help decoding Santa’s message! Hidden around Pecan Grove are letters to unscramble to find the hidden word! Send an email to ausudack@rowletttx.gov with Rowlett Holiday Scavenger Hunt in the subject line and the unscrambled word to win a prize! Three random winners will be selected!

12/14: DIY Holiday Ornament undefined Opens in new window

Brainstorming Christmas crafts this holiday? Gather around with your kids and make salt dough ornaments. Register to pick up this craft pack to create this easy to make ornament using just three ingredients.

12/15: North Pole Calling undefined Opens in new window

Join Santa on a 3-5 minute one on one video phone call. Participants will reserve a time slot of 30 minutes to make sure they are available for the call during that time frame. Experience Santa in this new virtual way! Please make sure all contact info is correct upon registration with a $10 fee.

PLEASE CALL 972-412-6170 TO ASK ABOUT FUTURE EVENTS!