The Junior League of Lubbock Presents
The Most Wonderful Time of the Year...
Holiday Happening 2013


November 20-24, 2013

Lubbock Memorial Civic Center

We invite you to join the Junior League of Lubbock as it celebrates 34 years of shopping for a cause. To the Junior League, Holiday Happening raises funds to give back to the Lubbock community; to the community Holiday Happening means time with family and friends, a unique shopping experience, and the start of the Christmas season.  As we celebrate Holiday Happening 2013 we are hoping to showcase a traditional Christmas affair with reflections of days gone by because after all it truly is –

Be sure to check out these can't-miss special attractions!!

New This Year!!

Les Miserables:

The Junior League of Lubbock teamed up with Lubbock Moonlight Musicals and the Lubbock Symphony Orchestra to bring Les Miserables to Lubbock during Holiday Happening, November 21-24th. Show times and ticket information can be found on the Select-A-Seat website.

Christmas Ponies:

Precious miniature ponies will be on hand to greet you and your children as you arrive for our events. Take time out to stop by to pet them and take a fun picture with your children.

Children's Day Auction:

Along with our popular Sneak Peek and Ladies’ Day Auctions, Holiday Happening is adding a Children’s Day Auction that will open Friday and close Saturday. Don’t worry if you won’t be there both days, we will call you if you have been outbid and you will have the chance to bid again!

Special Attractions

Week-long Silent Auction:

Auction begins Wednesday, November 20th at 5 p.m. and will close Sunday, November 24th at 2:30 p.m. Auction checkout time will be Sunday, November 24th from 2:30 to 4 p.m.

Events and Tickets

You may also purchase tickets by calling our ticket number 806.445.9637 or at the Holiday Happening west ticket booth located at the Lubbock Memorial Civic Center, 1501 Mac Davis Lane. Purchased tickets will not be mailed. All purchased tickets may be picked up during ticket booth hours. Click here for the Holiday Happening 2013 Ticket Booth Schedule.

If you have any questions regarding ticket purchases, please contact Angie Lane, Holiday Happening Ticket Chairman, at 806.445.9637.

Click here if you wish to give your ticket purchase credit to a JLL member.

ALL TICKET PURCHASES ARE NON-REFUNDABLE

Quantity Price Name
online sales closed $35.00 Sneak Peek 2011

A Night to Sparkle
Wednesday, November 16

Grab your friends for a “Sneak Peek” of this year’s shopping experience. Enjoy stroller-free shopping, a silent auction, and cash bar. Hors d’oeuvres & desserts prepared by United Supermarkets®. Entertainment provided by Chasin’ Dazies. You won’t want to miss the “Guessing for Glitz” benefit drawing, featuring stunning jewelry from Sam L. Majors Jewelers!

Come experience an exclusive night of shopping before Holiday Happening 2011 opens to the public!

5 p.m. to 6 p.m.Sustainer-only shopping and cash bar
5 p.m. to 9 p.m.Guessing for Glitz - prize provided by Samuel L. Majors Jewelers
5 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.Silent Auction
5 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.Photographs by Savant Photography
6 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.Sneak Peek stroller-free shopping and cash bar
9:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.Auction Checkout

Sneak Peek Sponsor: Atmos Energy
Complimentary Valet Sponsor: Las Brisas Southwestern Steakhouse
Complimentary valet parking provided by Varsity Valet

online sales closed $5.00 Benefit Drawing 2011

Guessing for Glitz
Wednesday, November 16

Feeling Lucky? The highlight of Sneak Peek will be the Guessing for Glitz benefit drawing. Correctly guess the number of items in the special container and have a chance to win a gorgeous amethyst ring and matching earring set valued at over $1500. Guessing for Glitz will close at 9 p.m. Need not be present to win.

Jewelry provided by Sam L. Majors

$5 per guess or $20 for 5 guesses.

Limited amount sold.

    Ladies' Day 2011

Enchanted Elegance
Thursday, November 17

Make it Ladies’ Day with your favorite girlfriends and enjoy stroller-free shopping. A style show provided by the merchants of Kingsgate Shopping Center will bring you up-to-date with the latest fashions as you dine on brunch or lunch provided by Stella’s. Be sure to bid on the items in the silent auction as well!

Come join us for a fabulous day of food, fashion, and shopping!

9 a.m. to 11 a.m.Complimentary coffee provided by Starbucks
9 a.m. to 2 p.m.Silent Auction
10 a.m. to 1 p.m.Photographs by Savant Photography
10 a.m. to 7 p.m.Stroller-free Market Hall shopping and cash bar
10 a.m.Brunch provided by Stella's Restaurant and style show featuring the merchants of Kingsgate Shopping Center
12 p.m.Lunch provided by Stella's Restaurant and style show featuring the merchants of Kingsgate Shopping Center
2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.Auction Checkout

Reserved Seating

  • $45 per seat
  • Seating for 1 at a table of 8
  • Complimentary mimosa
  • Complimentary valet parking

Ladies' Day Sponsor: Pat Ham Realtors
Complimentary Valet Parking Sponsor: Alderson Enterprises
Complimentary valet parking provided by Varsity Valet 


online sales closed $45.00 Ladies' Day Brunch (1st Seating-10am)
online sales closed $45.00 Ladies' Day Lunch (2nd Seating-12pm)
    Ladies' Day Chandelier Tables

Chandelier Tables
Thursday, November 17

NEW THIS YEAR!!!

$500 per table- must be purchased as table not individual seats

VIP seating for 8

Premier table service

Complimentary valet service

Complimentary mimosa                                                                                                                

Exclusive Ladies’ Day gift

Limited number of chandelier tables for each seating


online sales closed $500.00 Ladies' Day Brunch Chandelier Table
online sales closed $500.00 Ladies' Day Lunch Chandelier Table
online sales closed $15.00 Breakfast with Santa 2011 (Friday)

PJs for Pop-Tarts®
Friday, November 18
 

Bring your little ones to meet Santa and enjoy breakfast provided by Chick-fil-A® at this year’s new event. Savant Photography will be available for photos with Santa, and there will be the opportunity to meet a few of Santa’s closest friends….his reindeer! Holiday PJs are welcome here, and so are donations of Pop-Tarts®! Enjoy entertainment by Joyful Noise and get crafty with a take-home project!

Your holiday pajamas are welcome & encouraged here, as are donations of Pop-Tarts®, benefitting Food 2 Kids!

Ages 1 & up
No Reserved Seating

9 a.m. to 12 p.m.Photographs with Santa by Savant Photography
9 a.m. to 7 p.m.Visit with Santa's reindeer
10 a.m.Breakfast provided by Chick-fil-A®
Entertainment by Joyful Noise
10 a.m. to 7 p.m.Market Hall shopping

Breakfast with Santa Sponsor: Double T Smiles, Dr. Nadene Tipton, Orthodontics for Children and Dr. Roger Tipton, Pediatric Dentistry

Activity Sponsor: Betenbough Homes

    Breakfast with Santa 2011 (Saturday)

Mischief and Magic
Saturday, November 19

Your little ones’ eyes will light up with joy at the sight of Santa and his reindeer. Santa will be jingling and mingling as they enjoy breakfast provided by Chick-fil-A® and entertainment by Joyful Noise. Don’t forget to have your picture taken by Savant Photography! On your way out, be sure to visit Santa’s reindeer and leave your letters for Santa in his mailbox!

You won’t want to miss breakfast with Santa and his reindeer!

Ages 1 & up
No Reserved Seating

8 a.m. to 1 p.m.Photographs with Santa by Savant Photography
9 a.m. to 10 a.m.First Seating
Breakfast provided by Chick-fil-A®
Entertainment by Joyful Noise
9 a.m. to 7 p.m.Visit with Santa's reindeer
10 a.m. to 7 p.m.Market Hall shopping
11 a.m. to 12 p.m.Second Seating
Breakfast provided by Chick-fil-A®
Entertainment by Joyful Noise

Breakfast with Santa Sponsor: Double T Smiles, Dr. Nadene Tipton, Orthodontics for Children and Dr. Roger Tipton, Pediatric Dentistry


online sales closed $15.00 Second Seating (11am)
online sales closed $15.00 First Seating (9am)
online sales closed $7.00 Market Hall 2011

Find unique gifts for everyone on your list! Enjoy two shopping areas featuring over 130 merchants from around the country in one location!

Market Hall Shopping Hours:

Thursday, November 17:10 a.m. to 7 p.m.(Stroller-free shopping all day) 
Friday, November 18:10 a.m. to 7 p.m. (Photos with Santa by Savant Photography 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.)
Saturday, November 19:10 a.m. to 7 p.m. (Photos with Santa by Savant Photography 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.)
Sunday, November 20:12 p.m. to 5 p.m.