Christmas on 5th Street

Christmas on 5th Street

Christmas on 5th Logo

Join in that Christmas spirit with the Baylor Family as we enter the season of Advent together and celebrate the birth of our Savior before the end of the fall semester.

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

This year, Christmas on 5th Street is scheduled for 5:00 - 10:00 PM, on Thursday, December 5th!

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

Activities Include (5:00 - 10:00 PM)

Bill Daniel Student Center


  • $1 Jingle Bowl at the SUB Bowling Lanes (SUB Basment)

First Floor

  • Ornament Decorating

Second Floor

  • Christmas Around the World 
  • Family Photos With Santa (Barfield Drawing Room)

Third Floor

  • Christmas Marketplace, featuring vendors from around the state selling treats, crafts, and holiday gifts
Bill and Eva Williams Bear Habitat

Crafts with Joy and Lady!

Fountain Mall
  • Kid's Train Ride 
  • Hay Ride 
  • Petting Zoo 
  • Pony Rides 
  • Carnival Booths 
  • Snowmazing Maze 
  • Everest Climb and Slide 
  • Food Trucks 
  • Roast Your Own S'mores
  • Fake Snowball Fight Zone 
Vara Martin Daniel Plaza and the SUB Bowl
  • Freshman Class Council Christmas Tree Farm
  • Carols from Around the World by the Modern Languages and Cultures Department (5:00 - 6:00 PM)
  • Baylor Religious Hour Choir (6:15 - 7:30 PM)
5th Street
  • Live Nativity Scene (in front of the SUB)
  • Horsedrawn Carriage Rides
Burleson Quadrangle
  • Tree Lighting Show at 8:15 PM, Brought to You by Kappa Omega Tau
  • Face Painters
  • Christmas Thought Wall
  • Selfies with Santa
  • Christmas Portrait Pictures

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! 

Register by emailing!

If you have any questions about participating in this event please contact

Christmas Marketplace (5:00 - 10:00 PM)

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!

Vendor registration has closed. We have reached maximum capacity for our marketplace vendors this year.