The Junior League of Texarkana hosts its annual Mistletoe Fair at the Four States Fairgrounds from November 15 – 18.  

Mistletoe Fair is the largest holiday shopping event in the area, with more than 8,000 shoppers expected to attend. The shopping extravaganza will include vendors from numerous cities in multiple states. Vendors will sell items such as Christmas decor, home decor, hand-made items, novelty items, jewelry, accessories and all sorts of gift items for everyone on your shopping list. 

The Mistletoe Fair kicks off with a preview party Thursday night from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. It will be catered and we’ll have live entertainment and there will be a benefit drawing for opportunities to win several trips.

Friday morning there’s the Downhome Brunch. There will be games and entertainment and an hour of private shopping.

Friday evening, Santa and Mrs. Claus will be there. Mrs. Claus will hold story time with the kids. Santa will make his big entrance in a wagon after story time.

Other events for the kids include:
Breakfast with Santa
Story time with Santa
Craft time at Santa’s workshop where kids can create an ornament
Photos with Santa

Sunday is the Strutt the Mutt pageant where local animal shelters bring several dogs that need a home, show them off and some get adopted.

Admission is $5 online or $7 at the door or there’s a weekend pass for $10 online and $12 at the door. Children 5 and under are free.

General shopping is:
Sat 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Sunday noon to 5

For tickets and more information, visit: www.JLTexarkana.org