Christmas In Comanche

‘Tis the season in Comanche County! Featuring holiday-themed events all month long, Comanche County is the perfect place to shop, experience and enjoy the Christmas spirit.

Tis the Season..

Christmas is more than just a season it’s a feeling…There’s a chill in the air, the scent of smoldering firewood fills the air, and delicious aromas are everywhere. Local businesses spread holiday cheer all while a small town comes together during the busiest time of the year. In Comanche, Texas, we believe that Christmas is more than just a season: it’s a feeling… a feeling that is capable of filling the soul with tremendous warmth even on the frostiest of nights.

2023 Explore Comanche Christmas Events

8TH, 9TH & 10TH

December 8th, City Tree Lighting

  • Community Tree Decorating & Lighting under the Fleming Oak Tree on the Historic Comanche County Courthouse Square
    • 5 pm – 7 pm
  • The Community Christmas Tree will be lit at 5:45 pm
  • Bring an ornament to hang on the Community Tree. The ornament can be homemade or store-bought.
  • The Grinch, Cindy Lou Who, and Max will be available for pictures
  • Overflow Coffee will be selling Coffee & Hot Cocoa

December 9th, Santa Comes to Town

  • Santa’s Workshop in The Comanche Mercantile: Let your little ones build from a selection of Christmas crafts for free.
  • Photos with Santa from 3 to 5:30 in the Texas Rural Living Building
    • Photos available for purchase- printed onsite
  • Santa 5K Scuttle benefitting the Comanche High School Class of 2024
  • Lighted Christmas Parade Theme: TBD
    • 6 p.m. downtown Comanche
  • Synchronized Light Show

December 10th, Jingle Mingle & Tour of Homes

  • Jingle Mingle at the Comanche Depot: Who doesn’t love an opportunity to network and snack before heading on a Tour of Homes?
    • 12 – 1 p.m.
  • Tour of Homes: An opportunity to explore some of the best Christmas themed houses in Comanche!
    • 1-4 p.m.
  • Synchronized Light Show


Comanche County Christmas Synchronized Light Show

Light Show will turn on for the 2023 holiday season after Thanksgiving on the Historic Comanche Square. Tune in to 87.9 FM radio.


Santa's Workshop

December 9th, 1 – 4

Inside Homestead Hall, there will be an assortment of festive arts and crafts for children to enjoy!

Open to everyone and FREE!

If you have questions, give us a call at 325-356-3233.


Christmas Open House

Saturday, December 2nd, 2023 from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Comanche County Museum
Snack and Delicious Desserts

Pictures with Santa

Saturday, December 9th at 3  p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
inside Texas Rural Living on the Square 

Christmas Lighted Parade

Saturday, December 9th at 6 p.m.
Historic Comanche Square

Call 325-356-3233 if you want to enter the parade.

Explore Comanche Ice Skating Rink

A synthetic ice rink for our community and visitors to enjoy for free! Ice skates will be provided for all skaters. Our mission is to create a unique and unforgettable skating experience for families and friends on winter weekends in Comanche, TX.

Open on Fridays, December 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, & January 5 from 5 pm to 9 pm.
Open on Saturdays, December 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, & January 6 from 1 pm to 9 pm.
Open on Sundays, December 3, 10, & 17 from 1 pm to 5 pm.


The Ice Rink is run on donations. Anyone wishing to contribute to this year’s Christmas Skates can send a check to The Comanche Chamber of Commerce, P.O. Box 65, Comanche, TX 76442, or contact their office at 325-356-3233.

Get In Touch


304 S. Austin Street
Comanche, Texas 76442

P.O. Box 65
Comanche, Texas 76442


9am – 5pm



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