Mineral Wells sparkles with traditional and delightful holiday events that fill the air with anticipation and excitement for the season to come. Enjoy iconic MWISD Christmas events, celebrations and traditions and discover what's new this season. The possibilities are endless with so many things to do in Mineral Wells at Christmas time and the holidays. Start making your plans today!
Joyfully welcome the holiday season by singing Christmas carols with the Mineral Wells High School, Jr. High, and Travis Cadets Christmas Choir Concert. This year’s program will be held at First Baptist Church on Monday, December 5th at 6:00 pm. The melodic sounds of Christmas will sound so elegant with special music that will accompany the choirs featuring the piano, organ, and bell choir.
It’s all aboard the Polar Express as Lamar Elementary invites families to embark on a magical adventure at the Polar Express Celebration, on December 6th. Boarding time is 5:30 pm and your destination is Lamar Elementary. Based on the magical book and film, families can join us for an evening of fun activities that include a train ticket, interactive literacy stations, a warm cup of cocoa, cookies, and a special surprise at the conclusion of the event. Families are encouraged to wear their favorite pair of pajamas as they experience this grand adventure. Please take this opportunity to join us and experience the pleasure of learning and growing together.
The MWHS department of theatre, Troupe #4607 is hosting their rendition of the play “A Voice in the Dark” that was originally written by Elizabeth Downing. MWHS Troupe # 4607 will perform this production under the direction of MWHS senior, Siobhan Anderson at the MWHS auditorium on Tuesday, December 6th and Thursday, December 8th at 7 pm. With the collaboration of MWHS Theatre Director Seth Williams, Siobhan will have the opportunity to direct, produce and choreograph the play. Tickets are available at Bennett’s Office Supply, MW Chamber of Commerce, or at the door for $5.00.
Add some magic to the hustle and bustle of your holidays by enjoying the MWISD Band Christmas Concert on December 13th at 7:00 pm at the MWHS auditorium. The Flute Choir will perform at 6:30 pm in the lobby before the event begins. Our 7th and 8th grade musicians will take the stage to show off their holiday musical talents and Christmas concert will conclude with a delightful arrangement of your favorite Christmas music performed by our very own Mineral Wells High School Ram Band. There will be some special gift items that will be auctioned off throughout the night. Admission to the concert is free and cookies and refreshments will be provided at the conclusion of the evening’s performance. Please come out to enjoy a wonderful night of Christmas music and see for yourself why so many people make this their holiday tradition year after year.
The annual Travis Cadets Christmas Celebration Concert is one of our most exciting events of the season. On Thursday, December 15th at 7:00 pm, the Cadets will perform an amazing collection of Christmas carols and music at Travis Elementary. As always, all former members of the Travis Cadets are invited back to sing in the final Christmas performance of the evening. This is a free event that is great for the entire family and the Travis Cadets’ performance is guaranteed to leave you with a warm glow this holiday season!