Christmas on 5th Street

Christmas on 5th Street

Christmas on 5th Logo

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!

To read about previous Christmas on 5th events, click here for the story, photos, and video. 


When: November 29, 2018, 5:00pm - 10:00pm

Where: Fountain Mall, Burleson Quadrangle, Traditions Plaza, and the Bill Daniel Student Center (The SUB)

Kappa Omega Tau Christmas Tree Lighting: Program begins at 8:15 PM, in Burleson Quadrangle


FCC Christmas Tree Farm

Freshman Class Council invites your organization to participate in the 8th annual Christmas Tree Farm at Christmas on 5th Street. Your organization will decorate a Christmas tree to display your holiday spirit and compete for a chance to win money for the philanthropy of your choice! 

Registration is due by Tuesday, November 27th at 5pm. 

If you have any questions about participating in this event please contact FCC@baylor.edu.


Interfraternity Council Clothing Drive

IFC welcomes you to bring clothing items to donate to the SUB Den from Monday, the 26th, through Thursday, the 29th, from 11:00 AM, to 2:00 PM, in the SUB Den, and during Christmas on 5th Street!


Christmas Marketplace 

Join us on the third floor of the SUB for a Christmas Marketplace, brought to you by Multicultural Greek Council. Featuring vendors from all over the state, check out all the treats, crafts, and gifts!


Activities Include

  • Freshman Class Council Christmas Tree Farm (Traditions Plaza)
  • Carriage Rides (5th Street Fountain)
  • Train Rides (Ftn. Mall)
  • Family Photos With Santa (Barfield Drawing Room in SUB)
  • Designer Tree Auction (SUB)
  • Petting Zoo (Ftn. Mall)
  • Pony Rides (Ftn. Mall)
  • Christmas Market Place (3rd floor of SUB)
  • $1 Jingle Bowl at the SUB Bowling Lanes (SUB Basment)
  • Winter Slide (Ftn. Mall)
  • Snow Globe Picture area (Ftn. Mall)
  • Snowman Bounce House (Ftn. Mall)
  • Food Trucks (Ftn. Mall)
  • Caricature Artists and Face Painters (Burleson Quadgrangle)
  • Christmas Thought Wall (Burleson Quadrangle)
  • Portraits with Santa (Burleson Quadrangle)
  • Pictures with Reindeer (Burleson Quadgrangle)

Performance Schedule

  • Modern Languages and Cultures Carols from 5:00 - 6:00 PM, at the SUB Bowl
  • BRH Choir Christmas Concert from 6:15 - 7:30 PM, at the SUB Bowl
  • Kappa Omega Tau Christmas Tree Lighting at 8:15 PM, in Burleson Quadrangle