A Garland Christmas at Firewheel

A Garland Chistmas at Firewheel logo with tree

2021 A Garland Christmas TREE LIGHTING CEREMONY


Thursday, Dec. 2


5:30 to 8:30 p.m.


Firewheel Town Center (map)

The City of Garland has temporarily moved the traditional Christmas on the Square to Firewheel Town Center for what we are calling "A Garland Christmas at Firewheel."

The 2021 A Garland Christmas at Firewheel tree lighting ceremony will be an in-person event on Thursday, Dec. 2. The ceremony starts at 5:30 p.m. so come early and carpool! The City of Garland strives to bring families together by spreading the joy of the holiday season. 


  • Live entertainment provided by GISD choirs, bands, and more! Plus the Salvation Army Brass Band!
  • Food Trucks - $$
  • Snow Hills - Free
  • Inflatables and bounce houses - Free
  • Santa - $$ - other free options to see Santa below.
  • Live Reindeer - Take your own photos for free
  • Stilt-walker
  • Signing Carolers
  • Trackless train rides - Free
  • The lighting of the official Christmas Tree

Vendor Information

Full for this year's event.

Upcoming Holiday Festivities

Downtown Garland logo with white and yellow textDowntown Garland

Downtown Garland is still open during construction. Check out all of the outdoor shopping and dining experiences Downtown Garland offers for the whole family. Visit the Downtown Garland website for more details!