Explore One of the Best Christmas Towns in Texas

Canton Texas is one of the best towns in Texas to celebrate Christmas with its warm small town charm and enchanting Christmas activities. Canton is nestled in East Texas and is surrounded by other towns and cities with vibrant Christmas fun to explore. That’s why Mill Creek Ranch Resort put together this guide on the best things to do for Christmas in East Texas. 


Mill Creek Ranch Resort has an impressive selection of cabin/cottage rentals and RV Parks with many incredible amenities in Canton, Texas. From nature trails, to fishing ponds, there’s so much fun to enjoy on-site at our resort. Book your stay today at Mill Creek Ranch Resort to have the Christmas of your dreams.

Best Christmas Festivities in the East Texas Towns & Cities

  1. Canton Christmas Festival: Come and discover why Canton is one of the best Christmas towns in Texas. There will be tons of fun activities, the annual Christmas Marketplace, a parade, photo ops with Santa, live entertainment, and much more!  
  2. Enchant Magic: Become enchanted by the largest Christmas light maze in the world. Explore the story-themed maze and enjoy ice skating, live entertainment, dining, shopping, and guest star appearances from Santa & Mrs. Claus. 
  3. Canton Festival of Trees: Every year the Canton Texas Chamber of Commerce puts on this annual fundraiser where the town’s local organizations compete for the best Christmas tree.
  4. Yesterland Farms Christmas Carnival: Meet Santa, enjoy delicious holiday treats, a petting zoo, rides, a corn maze, and more in Canton, TX. This is another great Christmas celebration in one of the best Christmas towns in Texas. 
  5. Holiday in the Park at Six Flags: Experience one of the most iconic theme parks decked in holiday decorations and festive activities.
  6. Santa Land: Take a drive though one of the best East Texas Christmas lights shows in one of the nearby towns to Canton,TX.
  7. Dallas Zoo Lights: Walk through dazzling holiday lights, sculptures and decorations at the Dallas Zoo. There will also be holiday treats and a chance to meet Santa in his workshop. 
  8. Polar Express: Experience one of the best Christmas stories coming to life in one of the nearby towns to Canton, Texas. Hop on the polar express to enjoy the holiday treats and meet the characters from The Polar Express story.

Book your stay today at Mill Creek Ranch Resort to explore one of the best Christmas towns in Texas!