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 $45.00 Sneak Peek 2013
It's Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas
Wednesday, November 20

Grab your friends for a first look at the merriment that is Holiday Happening. Enjoy stroller-free shopping, a silent auction and cash bars. Hors d'oeuvres and dessert prepared by At Your Service Catering. Let Gary Vaughn capture your night out with a fabulous photo and mingle and jingle with J. Hoffman’s as they showcase the latest fashions. Come experience an exclusive night of shopping before Holiday Happening 2013 opens to the public!

$45 per person

5 p.m. – JLL Sustainer-only shopping; 6 p.m. – doors open

Sneak Peek Sponsor: Atmos Energy
Premier Jewelry Sponsor: Robert Lance Jewelers
Benefit Drawing Sponsor: Dillard's
Food Catered by At Your Service Catering

5 p.m. to 6 p.m.Sustainer-only shopping and cash bar
6 p.m. to 9 p.m.Sneak Peek stroller-free shopping and cash bar
Mingle and Jingle Style Show by J. Hoffman's
5 p.m. to 9 p.m.Sneak Peek Silent Auction
9:45 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.Auction Checkout
online sales closed $40.00 Ladies' Day 2013

Walking in a Winter Wonderland
Thursday, November 21

Enjoy Walking in a Winter Wonderland of elegance at our Ladies Day Brunch and style show. Hosted by Terri Furman and Nikki-Dee Ray, our style show will be presented by the stores of Kingsgate Shopping Center. You will also get to enjoy our feature entertainment, Broadway sensation David Gaschen, as you dine on a plated meal prepared by Market Street®. You won’t want to miss this fabulous event!

$40 per person
*Snowflake tables of 8: $500

Ladies’ Day Sponsor: Pat Ham
Style Show Sponsor: Kingsgate Shopping Center

10 a.m. to 2 p.m.Ladies' Day Silent Auction
10 a.m. to 8 p.m.Market Hall Shopping
10 a.m. to 3 p.m.Stroller-free Market Hall shopping and cash bar
11 a.m. Brunch catered by Market Street® and style show featuring the merchants of Kingsgate Shopping Center
2:45 p.m. to 4 p.m.Auction Checkout
online sales closed $500.00 Ladies' Day Snowflake Tables

$500 per table- must be purchased as table not individual seats
A limited number of Snowflake Tables are available.

Premier VIP seating for 8
Complimentary mimosa or champagne
Unique take-away ornament
online sales closed $15.00 Jingle Bells & Jammies
Friday, November 22

Jingle all the way to our children’s event to hear a story from Mrs. Claus, visit with Santa and enjoy scenes from The Nutcracker, performed by Ballet Lubbock. Breakfast will be provided by Chick-fil-A®. Please bring a box of Pop-Tarts® to benefit Food2Kids.

$15 per person
Ages 1 & up
Tickets include a visit with Christmas Ponies
No Reserved Seating

Christmas miniature ponies will be on hand to greet you and your children as you arrive for our events and will be there through the weekend! Admission to Christmas Ponies: $3 per child, parents free. Admission free with children’s event ticket.

Breakfast with Santa Sponsor: Double T Smiles, Dr. Nadene Tipton, Orthodontics for Children and Dr. Roger Tipton, Pediatric Dentistry
Food Sponsors: Accessory Touch and Chick-fil-A® (Slide Road & Milwaukee locations)


9 a.m. to 1 p.m.Photographs with Santa by Gary Vaughn
9 a.m. to 7 p.m.Visit with Christmas Ponies
9 a.m. to 8 p.m.Children's Day Silent Auction
10 a.m. Breakfast provided by Chick-fil-A®
Scenes from The Nutcracker, performed by Ballet Lubbock
10 a.m. to 8 p.m.Market Hall shopping
    Santa Claus is Coming to Town

Saturday, November 23

Your little ones’ eyes will light up with joy at the sight of Santa! Enjoy breakfast provided by Chick-fil-A® and scenes from The Nutcracker, performed by Ballet Lubbock. Don’t forget to have your picture taken with Santa by Gary Vaughn! On your way out, be sure to leave your letters for Santa in his mailbox! Please bring a box of Pop-Tarts® to benefit Food2Kids.

$15 per person
Ages 1 & up
Tickets include visit with Christmas Ponies
No Reserved Seating

Breakfast with Santa Sponsor: Double T Smiles, Dr. Nadene Tipton, Orthodontics for Children and Dr. Roger Tipton, Pediatric Dentistry
Children's Gift Sponsor: Stephen Joseph
Food Sponsors: Accessory Touch and Chick-fil-A® (Slide Road & Milwaukee locations)

8 a.m. to 4 p.m.Photographs with Santa by Gary Vaughn
8 a.m. to 6 p.m.Visit with Christmas Ponies
8 a.m. to 2 p.m.Children's Day Silent Auction
9 a.m. to 10 a.m.First Seating
10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.Second Seating
12 p.m. to 1 p.m.Third Seating
Breakfast provided Accessory Touch and by Chick-fil-A® (Slide Rd & Milwaukee locations)
Scenes from The Nutcracker, performed by Ballet Lubbock at all seatings
8 a.m. to 6 p.m.Visit with Christmas Ponies
2:45 p.m. to 4 p.m.Auction Checkout
10 a.m. to 8 p.m.Market Hall Shopping

online sales closed $15.00 First Seating (9am)
online sales closed $15.00 Second Seating (10:30am)
online sales closed $15.00 Third Seating (12pm)
online sales closed $5.00 Holiday Happening Benefit Drawing

Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas

Enter for your chance to win fabulous prizes including jewelry from Robert Lance Jewelers, Corral Boots from Dollar Western Wear, Texas Tech Football camp and more. New this year, you will be able to purchase a ticket during any of our events and during shopping hours. You will place your ticket in the box for the item you would like to win and on Sunday, November 24th, we will draw a winner!

Tickets: $5 or 5 for $20

Benefit Drawing Sponsor: Dillard's

online sales closed $7.00 Market Hall 2013

Market Hall
November 21-24

Market Hall Shopping Tickets: $7 (ages 5 and up)

Find unique gifts for everyone on your list! 

Market Hall General Shopping Hours:

Thursday, November 21st: 10 a.m.-8 p.m.(Stroller free shopping 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.; Christmas Ponies 3 p.m. to 7 p.m.)
Friday, November 22nd:10 a.m.-8 p.m.(Photos with Santa by Gary Vaughn 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.; Christmas Ponies 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.)
Saturday, November 23rd:10 a.m.-8 p.m.(Photos with Santa by Gary Vaughn 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Christmas Ponies 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.)
Sunday, November 24th:10 a.m.-5 p.m.(Christmas Ponies 12 p.m. to 6 p.m.)