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Firewheel Town Center Cancels Holiday Tree Lighting Saturday



    Firewheel Town Center Cancels Holiday Tree Lighting Saturday
    Firewheel Town Center
    Firewheel Holiday Celebration in Garland on November 23, 2013.

    Due to inclement weather in the forecast Saturday, Firewheel Town Center in Garland canceled the lighting of their 41-foot holiday tree on Saturday, Nov. 22.

    Instead Firewheel Town Center will host a day of celebration on Saturday, Dec. 6, that will culminate with a festive fireworks display.

    The Dec. 6 day of celebration is free to the public and begins with breakfast with Santa at TGI Fridays from 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. (reservation required), followed by Spread the Love/Random Acts of Giving from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. The Kidgits holiday celebration will be held from 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m., strolling holiday entertainment will take place from 4 p.m. to  p.m. and the fireworks spectacular is scheduled for 6 p.m.

    Throughout the rest of the holiday season, revelers can enjoy a number of holiday-themed events including:

    •  Complimentary carriage rides every Saturday from Nov. 22 through Dec. 20 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.
    • Pet Photos with Santa on Nov. 30 from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.
    • Caring Santa on Dec. 7 from 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m.
    • Marine Toys for Tots Donation Drive on Dec. 8 from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.
    • Minature train rides begin at 2 p.m. and run until dusk every day in the Firewheel Town Center park.

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