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Old 12-18-2010, 12:21 PM
 
Location: Eastend
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I've lived in houston for @11yrs now,but this will be my first time being "home" for christmas. So Houstonians give me the scoop on some local things I should check out. I will have fam in on Christmas day. Is there anything we should try and check out?
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Old 12-18-2010, 07:42 PM
 
Location: Eastend
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nothing? okay
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Old 12-18-2010, 10:18 PM
 
Location: The Greater Houston Metro Area
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Galleria ice rink.
Discovery Green
Moody Gardens Festival of Lights in Galveston
Woodlands Waterway - the covered ice skating rink has a 2 acre Christmas Merriment of the Winter Wonderland along side it, with lights, angels, elves, & musical snowmen
Christmas in Old Town Spring (last weekend this weekend)
Look at the Christmas lights in the Prestonwood subdivision - those people go all out.
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Old 12-20-2010, 10:10 AM
 
Location: Houston, TX
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Walk in the neighborhood that Lights in the Heights took place.
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Old 12-20-2010, 10:31 AM
 
Location: League City
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If you like small town celebrations, check out Dickinson Festival of lights. Nothing fancy, but it's huge. It's a lighted display trail going through the city park.
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Old 12-20-2010, 01:39 PM
 
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Have fun watching idiots throwing out the Christmas Trees they put up in early November on the evening of the big day itself.

12th night fools, 12th night.
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