Inclement weather cancels outdoor activities for Temple's First Friday’s Santa Fest

Posted at 4:15 PM, Dec 06, 2018
and last updated 2018-12-06 18:07:21-05

Due to forecasted inclement weather, outdoor activities planned for First Friday’s Santa Fest have been canceled. 

However, indoor activities will continue to take place, including photos with Santa. The event is Friday from 6 - 9 p.m. and will feature downtown shopping specials and live music. 

Please see a list below of stores and current downtown activities:

Bird Creek Burger Co.

  • Open Friday Evening

Darling Decor & More

  • Free Gift Wrap & sales


  • Hot Chocolate will be served for $1

Mo Joe Café

  • Extended hours, and free samples

Restorative Yoga

  • First Friday Flow – 5:30-6:30 p.m.


  • Santa Claus will meet with children of all ages for pictures
  • Sweet Eileen’s - free cupcakes
  • Christmas carolers

Second Street Emporium

  • Extended hours

O'Brien's Irish Pub Live music with Bri Bagwell and Hadley Anne                      

Cheeves Brothers

  • Open until midnight
  • ½ off all drinks, beers & wine by the glass all day long
  • Appetizers ½ off from 8-10 p.m. in the bar

Texans Grill and BBQ

  • Open Friday till 7 p.m.

J Kowboy Wine Bar

  • Open Friday Evening


  • Beer and wine served out on The Cellar Patio

AR Workshop 

  • DIY Wood Tray + True Cookie Co Decorating Class

Extraco Bank

  • Refreshments in the Lobby from 2 – 5 p.m.

For additional details on Santa Fest First Friday or the activities change, please contact Sennett Farias at 254.298.5418 or visit their website

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