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December 2016


Olde Towne Christmas Downtown

Christmas Tree Decorating Contest


Nov 28th

Trees will be mounted and decorated Saturday November 28 in the gazebo area of Downtown Silsbee


Entry Fee

per tree


Trees will be judged and prizes awarded


If your business or organization would like to display a beautifully decorated tree, you can pick up forms at The Chamber or we will be happy to email you one. There is a $25 entry fee per tree. Trees will be on display through December 26.

Dec 3rd
Run, Run, Rudolph


1K, 5K (timed), and Christmas Costume Contest


Registration is from 7:30 am until 8:30 am


Register at the Silsbee Public Library or online


Early Registration $25

Late Registration, after Nov 5th: $35

(Shirts included in registration)

All profits benefit the Silsbee Public Library


***Sponsorships Available***


Race details:

Registration is from 7:30 am until 8:30 am

Timed 5K starts at 8:30 am

Kids 1K will follow

Christmas Costume Contest


Addtional shirts $15/each




Dec 3rd


Christmas In The Big Thicket Festival

Festival: All day at Silsbee Public Library & Historic Downtown Silsbee

Parade: Starts at 6pm and begins at Kirby Elementary. Ends at Parker Lumber. Line up begins at 5pm at Kirby.

For more information and to reserve a festival booth spot contact



For a Parade Form call the Silsbee Chamber for more information - 409-385-5562

Dec 3rd

"Make It & Take It" Holiday Craft Event!

Silsbee Ice House Museum

FREE holiday craft event for children 9 a.m. -

11 a.m.


Dec 3rd
Ice House Museum Arm Wrestling Benefit Tournament

Cowboy Harley

Beaumont, TX


Registration and weigh-in at Noon

Competition begins at 2 p.m.

$35 per arm


For more information contact The Ice House Museum:


Dec 13th

Silsbee Chamber of Commerce Pancake Breakfast

Novrozsky's in Silsbee


All Chamber Members Welcome


For more information contact the Silsbee Chamber




Dec 11th

Ice House Museum's

Big Band Night!

6:30 - 9:00 p.m.

Silsbee Ice House Museum

Dinner, Dancing & Silent Auction

Tickets are $30 and include dinner

Music By: Kenny & The Klassics


For more information contact The Ice House Museum:


Dec 13th

Ice House Museum

"Fire & Ice" Exhibit

2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Students in the Lamar University ceramics classes will display their work

For more information contact The Ice House Museum:



Dec 17th

Dicken's Downtown

4:00PM - 8:00PM
Group carolers, costume contest, Santa's house, Christmas Tree decorating contest. Click here.