8:12 a.m. UPDATE: Phone service is OUT at the Park, but the Texian Market Days festival is still happening! Gates open at 9 a.m. If you have an urgent question, please email info@georgeranch.org!

Christmas in the Park/New Year’s Eve Historical Bash

Explore the holiday customs and decorations of the 1830s through the 1930s when you visit the Ranch for the last day of Christmas in the Park! Also, prepare for the countdown to 2018 with a historical mask-making and noisemaking craft and learn the dos and don’ts of “first-footing.” A countdown to the new year will be held at noon at the 1830s Jones Stock Farm.

Traditional New Year’s Eve Meal

A special New Year’s Eve Meal will be held at 12:30 p.m. in the yard of the 1930s George Home. Reservations for the meal are STRONGLY encouraged and are $15 for adults and children ages 12+, $12 for children ages five to 12 and $4 for children four and under. Menu includes grilled/smoked pork, Hoppin’ John, mixed greens with hocks, fried cabbage, cracklin’ bread and peach cobbler. To make reservations, call 281-343-0218 or click here to make online reservations.