Corpus Christi Fun for Kids Christmas Weekend Recap December 23-25, 2016

Thursday, December 22, 2016
Merry Christmas! As imagined it is going to be a slow weekend but there are still activities and fun going on Friday. Always check with the organizations for the most updated information or if you have any questions. We appreciate the shares and likes. If we're missing something, let us know! Compiling this information takes work, please credit or link back to Corpus Christi Fun for Kids when sharing.

If you want to go check out some Christmas lights this weekend, click here!

Friday, December 23

Holiday Fun at the Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History from 10 am to 5 pm
Different themed activities going on around the museum every day. All included in general admission.
Cost: Admission prices before tax: Adults: $9; Seniors: $7 and Active Military (w/ID): $4.50 Children under 2: Free; Members: Free
1900 N Chaparral St.


Visits with Santa Claus at La Palmera Mall during mall hours
Boys and girls are invited to stop by Center Court for visits with Santa Claus.
Cost: Price varies
5488 S. Padre Island Drive
361-991-3755

Photo via Texas State Aquarium Facebook
Texas State Aquarium Scuba Santa
You can catch Scuba Santa when you visit the Aquarium’s “Diver in the Water” presentation at the Flower Gardens exhibit. Scuba Santa will make daily appearances at 10 am. The Aquarium will provide one free child admission per paying adult on the days Scuba Santa appears. Cost: Adult admission (13 and up) $23.95, Senior (65 & Up) and military $21.95, Child (3-12) $16.95, Child 2 and under free, parking $5, members free
2710 N Shoreline Blvd.

Ben F. McDonald Public Library Lego Robotics Pick Your Own Design at 4:15 pm
Designed for 3rd-6th grades. Younger kids will need adult assistance.
Cost: Free
4044 Greenwood Dr.

Boing Boing Bounce Free Friday from 12:30 to 8 pm
One free hour of jump time.
Cost: Free (1 hour)
3403 S Padre Island Dr #103
Corpus Christi, TX
361-855-0825

Winter Wonderland from 4 to 9 pm
Public ice skating! The arena will be transformed into a winter wonderland with ice skating, but music, also a crafts area and holiday inspired food and beverages will be available as well along with the concession menu. Doors will open at 3 pm. There will be two sessions for each day, first session 4-6 pm, second session 7-9 pm. Ice skates available, first come-first-serve basis (limited quantities in each size) and socks are required to skate. 18 and under must be accompanied by an adult/guardian and all skaters need to sign a waiver.
Cost: $10 to skate at the door, cash only. ATM’s will be accessible if needed.
American Bank Center
1901 N. Shoreline


River Hills Baptist Annual Live Nativity from 6 to 8 pm
With more lights and cookies this year, we invite you and your family out to enjoy the true meaning of Christmas! There will be carolers, story time and pony rides for the kids, and hot chocolate for all to enjoy!
Cost: Free
Woodriver Community Association Sports Center
4410 Wood River Dr. (Callalen)

Corpus Christi Cathedral Presents The Joy of Christmas! at 7:30 pm
Featuring Corpus Christi Cathedral Choir and members of the Corpus Christi Orchestra, directed by Lee Gwozdz and Dr. Guadalupe Riviera
Cost: Free
Corpus Christi Cathedral
505 North Upper Broadway

Saturday, December 24

Visits with Santa Claus at La Palmera Mall during mall hours
Boys and girls are invited to stop by Center Court for visits with Santa Claus.
Cost: Price varies
5488 S. Padre Island Drive
361-991-3755

Texas State Aquarium Scuba Santa
You can catch Scuba Santa when you visit the Aquarium’s “Diver in the Water” presentation at the Flower Gardens exhibit. Scuba Santa will make daily appearances at 10 am. The Aquarium will provide one free child admission per paying adult on the days Scuba Santa appears. Cost: Adult admission (13 and up) $23.95, Senior (65 & Up) and military $21.95, Child (3-12) $16.95, Child 2 and under free, parking $5, members free
2710 N Shoreline Blvd.

Photo via OLMC webcsite
Our Lady of Mount Carmel in Portland Christmas Pageant at 5:30 pm
Cost: Free
1008 Austin St.

Sunday, December 25


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