Houston - On Saturday, November 10, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., families will have the chance to preview the 63rd Annual Holiday Parade presented by H-E-B at the second annual Sneak Peek & Character Meet and Greet.

The 2012 Holiday Parade Sneak Peek & Character Meet and Greet is programmed specifically with families in mind. Go behind the scenes into the downtown Parade Warehouse where the Houston holiday magic happens. Sneak Peek is a fundraiser for the annual Holiday Parade, a public celebration that is syndicated in 16 markets and viewed live by over 400,000 proud Houstonians.

Saturday, November 10, 2012
10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
3603 Clinton Drive, Houston

In addition to touring where the Parade elves bring the floats to life, you can get a photo taken with parade characters, help decorate a float and tell Santa what you want for Christmas.


Children (under 17 years) will receive complimentary admission to the 2012 Holiday Parade Sneak Peek and Character Meet and Greet courtesy of KHOU. You must register online and present your ticket at the event. Children must be accompanied by a ticketed adult (18+). Offer limited to admission of up to four children per one paid adult admission.


Sneak Peek proceeds support the Texas Medical Center Children's Parade, a program which allows parade organizers to take elements of the Parade to hospitalized children who would otherwise be unable to enjoy the live parade.

For more on the Houston Holiday Parade presented by H-E-B, click here.

The Holiday Parade is produced by the Houston Festival Foundation, Inc., a 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization. Proceeds from reserved seating ticket sales benefit the Festival education programs reaching more than 1,471 public schools each year.

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