Santa’s Village at ‘Wonderland of Lights’ Worth the Drive to Marshall
Once upon a time in the quaint little town of Marshall, Texas every year people from all over the Ark-La-Tex come to visit this East Texas town that is transformed into a Winter Wonderland of Lights. Millions of lights adorn and surround the historic Harrison County Courthouse in downtown the focal point of all of the holiday festivities including Santa's Village.
Kids and parents will love strolling through the village's tiny homes all tastefully decorated featuring some fun activities free, such as decorating a Christmas cookie, build a train and best of all, take a picture with Santa Claus in Santa's workshop.
While enjoying all the lights you can take a horse-drawn carriage ride a learn a little bit about the City of Marshall. Make sure you stop by Telegraph Park to enjoy the sounds of the season performed by area churches, school choirs and local musicians. Make sure you ride the Holley Trolley, 1948 Hershel Carousel, Cinderella's Carriage, Wonderland Express.
This Sunday East Texas Baptist University Hockey team is back for Tigers on Ice. Children and parents can ice skate with the team! Tickets can be purchased in advance online at wonderlandoflights.com under “Tigers On Ice.” The fun starts at 5PM.
So, take the short drive from Texarkana to Marshall for some holiday fun and some lasting memories with your family.
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