The Christmas season will kick off in Port Aransas on Thursday, Dec. 6, with the annual lighting of the City Christmas Tree.
The tree lighting will be held at the Community Center, 408 N. Alister St.
The festivities will begin with the tree lighting ceremony at 6:30 p.m.
Santa will be there to hear kids’ Christmas wishes along with presents and treats.
The City of PortAransas Parks and Recreation Department sponsors the free event.
Watch the weekly editions of the South Jetty for more details.