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Harker Heights Pack the Pantry
4th ANNUAL PACK THE PANTRY
November 1 - 30, 2014


Drop off Locations:
City Hall, 305 Miller's Crossing
Recreation Center, 307 Miller's Crossing
Library/Activities Center, 400 Indian Trail

Click here to see other drop off locations.

We will be collecting non-perishable food items and home goods all benefiting the Harker Heights Food Care Center. Items needed include but not limited to: toothpaste, baby formula, diapers, soups, boxed pasta, and cereal.

For more info contact Heather Cox at 254.953.5493.



GINGERBREAD HOUSE BLUEPRINT CLASS

Saturday, November 22, 2014
9:00 am - 11:30 am
Activities Center (Room A), 400 Indian Trail
FREE class to teach how to design, build & decorate a gingerbread house. Supplies are provided.

Register by Wednesday, November 19 by calling 254.953.5466.

GINGERBREAD HOUSE CONTEST
Friday, December 12, 2014
Register by Wednesday, December 10, 2014
Click here for entry form

Drop off Gingerbread House
Friday, December 12, 2014
Between 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Market Heights, 201 East Central Texas Expressway Harker Heights, TX, 76548

Show off your creative skills by entering a gingerbread house in the gingerbread house contest! All entries must be 100% edible (excluding the baseboard). Top 3 entries and Santa’s Choice winners will be determined via popular vote at Frost Fest, and the top overall winner will receive $100 cash and 4 tickets to Breakfast with Santa sponsored by the Junior Service League of Killeen taking place on Saturday, December 13, 2014 at the Activities Center, 400 Indian Trail from 7:30 am – 10:30 am. An entry form must be submitted by Wednesday, December 10, 2014 to enter in the contest, and all entries must be dropped off at the gingerbread house tent at Frost Fest between the hours of 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm.

Click here for flier.

For more information call 254.953.5466 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .


THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSOR, THE JUNIOR SERVICE LEAGUE OF KILLEEN!

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11th ANNUAL HARKER HEIGHTS FROST FEST

Friday, December 12, 2014
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Market Heights Shopping Center, 201 East Central Texas Expressway Harker Heights, TX, 76548

Come join your City Staff, Chamber of Commerce and the Market Heights Shopping Center to help kick off your Christmas holiday season. Enjoy free hot chocolate and cookies, music, SANTA, Holiday Farmers Market, Gingerbread House Contest and more. Make sure to your bring cameras to take pictures with SANTA! For more info call 254.953.5493. 

For more info on the Holiday Farmers Market click here.
For more info on the Gingerbread House Contest click here
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15th ANNUAL HEIGHTS LIGHTS ON PARADE 
OUTDOOR LIGHTING/DECORATING CONTEST
Registration: Now - December 10, 2014
Judging: Monday, December 15, 2014 at 6:00 pm
FREE to enter
City Wide


The Parks and Recreation Department will be hosting its annual Christmas outdoor decorating contest within the city limits of Harker Heights. Each division will have two categories: owner decorated and professionally decorated. There will be awards for 1st place, 2nd place, and People's Choice in Division I, Division II, and Division IV. In Division III there will be 1st place, 2nd place, and People's Choice awarded per area.

Division I:
      Apartment/Townhouse/Duplex

Division II:      Manufactured Home

Division III:     Single Family Home (per area) Area 1 - 6

Division IV:     Business

To register for this FREE contest fill out the registration form and return to the Harker Heights Recreation Center, 307 Miller's Crossing. For more information call 254.953.5465.

Registration Form (return to Recreation Center, 307 Miller's Crossing by December 10, 2014)
Overview Map
Area 1 Map
Area 2 Map
Area 3 Map
Area 4 Map
Area 5 Map
Area 6 Map


Mark Your Calendar

FARMERS MARKET
BUY LOCAL. EXPERIENCE COMMUNITY.
Every Saturday, May 2, 2015 – October 31, 2015
8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Seton Medical Center Harker Heights, 850 W. Central Texas Expressway