The Mayor’s Holiday Celebration complete with holiday entertainment, the lighting of the Official Holiday tree and fireworks will take place on Friday, December 3, 2010, 6 p.m. at City Hall, 901 Bagby, 77002. The featured entertainer will be Grammy Award winner [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Eddie Levert[/lastfm] of The O’Jays.
[lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]The O’Jays[/lastfm] have celebrated R&B success with 6 top ten singles and a multitude of enduring and soulful gems including the hit song “Love Train.” Maria Todd and Brad Booker from Mix 96-5 will be the Official Holiday Hosts for the evening.
Please bring your entire family as well as a new unwrapped toy to the Reliant Energy Booth to make the holiday brighter for a child this season! Also, have your photo taken with Santa or one of the many Houston Ballet characters from the Nutcracker.
New partners for this year include vitaminwater as sponsor of the “Holiday Greetings for the Troops” area and Southwest Airlines as presenting fireworks sponsor. Visit the MIX 96-5 booth at the Mayor’s Holiday Celebration, Friday, December 6 and enter to win a pair of rountrip tickets on Southwest Airlines valued at $800. You can fly from anywhere you want to anywhere Southwest travels and it will be awarded THAT NIGHT!
The event is free and open to the public. For more information, visit www.houstonspecialevents.org.