19th Annual Christmas on Texas Avenue Holiday Festival, funded in part by Baytown Tourism.  Proceeds from Christmas on Texas Avenue support the programs of Art League of Baytown and also help with the maintenance and upkeep of our building located at 110 W. Texas Avenue in the Historic Shopping District.

For information: cotabaytown@gmail.com or call 281-674-5163

Come One, Come All to a Magical Holiday Event on Texas Avenue in Historic Goose Creek, Baytown Texas.

We Appreciate the Security Provided by Constable Ken Jones

Wow! Both Santa and Mrs. Claus will return again this Holiday Season for kids, adults, and even dogs to have their pictures taken.

Take a look through the website to see what a grand time we had last season, and we are sure it will be better this year.

The goal of our nonprofit organization from Baytown is to increase the awareness of our history while preserving the commercial shopping district of days gone by.  Through a collaboration of the merchants in our old downtown area, Baytown has once again proven its close knit personality.  After all, we were isolated for so long, with Buffalo Bayou to the south, Burnet Bay to the west, and the San Jacinto River, Cedar Bayou, and Galveston Bay surrounding us the remainder of our perimeter, we had to rely on each other in times of need, whatever the case.  Well that's something that all us Texans are famous for.  And so it continues.  Texas Avenue may have lost its granduer but not its personality; may have lost some of its buildings and shops but not its lure. 


It is our mission to bring life again to Texas Avenue through this holiday event now in its eighteenth year.


the Art Center of Baytown, once the F.W. Woolworth Store first built in 1924
Even at Night we brighten up Texas Avenue

Cash Prizes for Vendors! Check out the Contest for Vendors for best Decorated Booth and Best Christmas Costume.

Look on the page for Information and Applications


Raffles Benefitting Special Needs Art Classes and Youth Art Classes
We will again have some raffles for the 19th annual Christmas on Texas Avenue Holiday festival.
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The Art League of Baytown is the official sponsor of Christmas on Texas Avenue.  Housed in our permanent home at The Art Center of Baytown, 110 W. Texas Avenue in Baytown, we are open year round with business hours, Wed-Fri, 10-4 pm and Saturday, 10-1 pm.  During the Christmas Season, we are open daily.  We welcome visitors throughout the year and are looking forward to this holiday season and our exciting event coming up on Saturday, December 5, 2015.  We will have entertainment throughout the day, Santa and Mrs. Claus, sidewalk decoration event for the kids, and our Frito Pie fundraiser.  But there will be other food vendors to give you a choice in cuisine. Please join us for all the fun at this magical holiday event.



Proceeds from this event help to support the art league's many programs for our citizens and visitors from out of town.

The fountain will be the big Christmas Tree

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Sidewalk Art Sponsored by the Art League of Baytown
Casey the Crime Dog was a Hit with the Kids
Vendors Filled the Streets
The Kids Loved It Too
Each year we have a Pet Adoption Center