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Presented by: The Baylor Activities Council, The Department of Student Activities, Kappa Omega Tau Fraternity, Baylor Religious Hour Choir, The Multicultural Greek Council, Inc., Freshman Class Council, Union Board, & Stu Pro

W.T. Ellis once said, "it is Christmas in the heart that puts Christmas in the air." As the leaves and mercury fall, let us gather round in celebration of our savior, kindling the joy of life and love in one another's heart, with the sweet smell of Christmas wafting into the night!


When: Thursday, December 1, 2016, 6pm - 10:00pm
Where: Fountain Mall, Burleson Quadrangle, Traditions Plaza, and the Bill Daniel Student Center (The SUB)

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Download the Christmas on 5th Guidebook App for information, schedule of events, and important updates. To download, search "Baylor University" (Android) or "Baylor Events" (iPhone) in the app store. Download the Baylor University Guidebook App. The Link to the 2015 Christmas on 5th Guidebook is:





  • Freshman Class Council Christmas Tree Farm
  • Christmas Marketplace (3rd Floor SUB) (Open 2:00pm - 10:00pm) *Register here
  • Carriage Rides
  • Petting Zoo
  • Live Nativity
  • Pictures with Santa
  • Letters to Santa
  • Classic Family Portraits
  • Designer Christmas Tree Auction
  • Christmas Tree Lighting
  • Columbus Avenue Handbell Choir



The details below are from the 2015 event; details for 2016 will be announced closer to the event date.
  • 2:00-10:00pm Multicultural Greek Council Marketplace - SUB 3rd Floor
  • 6:00-7:00pm Modern Language & Cultures Carols Around the World - SUB Bowl
  • 7:00-7:45pm Baylor Religious Hour Choir Concert - Barfield Drawing Room
  • 8:00-8:45pm Baylor Religious Hour Choir Concert - Barfield Drawing Room
  • 8:45-9:00pm Kappa Omega Tau Christmas Tree Lighting - Burleson Quadrangle
  • 9:45-Midnight Relient K featuring Andrew Ripp - Waco Hall



Relient K headlines a full night of performances and activities at Baylor University’s annual Christmas on 5th Street. Activities include horse drawn carriage rides, pictures with Santa, Carols from Around the World, petting zoo, pony rides, live nativity, Christmas Tree Farm, Christmas Marketplace, and much more! Relient K and opener Andrew Ripp will perform December 3rd at Waco Hall to celebrate the 50th Annual Christmas Tree Lighting. Admission to the concert is free with a student ID and $10 to the general public. Tickets will be available for purchase or pick-up on Monday, November 30.


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