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Fri, December 15 - Sat, December 16

|6:30pm - 9:00pm
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Organizer:
Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary
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Location

Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary
1 Nature Place
McKinney, TX 75069
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Description

Holidays at the Heard brings the beauty of the holiday season into nature. Guests will see lights and holiday décor along a half mile Heard nature trail. In keeping with the Heard’s role as a nature preserve, this light display is designed to enhance, rather than overpower, the sanctuary’s natural beauty.

Children and the young at heart will enjoy the opportunity to take a photo with Father Christmas and Mother Nature in a festive setting. Hot beverages and treats will be available for purchase. Family-friendly entertainment will complement the holiday atmosphere. Local musicians will delight audiences with live holiday music in the Heard outdoor amphitheater.

Visitors to this fun family fundraiser will also support the Heard’s mission to bring nature and people together. Tickets at the door are only $9 for adults & seniors and $5 for kids 3-12 (children 2 and under are free). Guests who purchase their tickets online before the event will save $2 per ticket! The public is also welcome to purchase event tickets as gifts. Tickets will be available to the public beginning November 17th at heardmuseum.org/holidays. Holidays at the Heard is sponsored by NBC5.

About Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary

The Heard is a private 501(c)3 nonprofit organization and was founded in 1967 by Bessie Heard. Miss Heard was 80 years old when she saw the need to preserve a place where future generations could experience nature. Today, the Heard's mission of bringing nature and people together is carried out through education, particularly of young people, which emphasizes an appreciation of nature and its conservation. For more information, visit heardmuseum.org.

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Location Name
Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary
Address
1 Nature Place
City
McKinney
State
TX
Zip Code
75069