What are your Tucson Christmas Eve traditions?
Do you read classic children’s books? Watch Christmas movies? Head up to Mt. Lemmon in search of snow? Make tamales with friends? Open stockings? Sing carols? Bake cookies? Eat pumpkin pie?
If you’re looking for a creative, reflective, family-friendly, and/or inspiring Christmas Eve service to attend here in Tucson, we’ve put together a list of options for your convenience.
All services will be held on SATURDAY, DECEMBER 24, 2016.
Calvary Chapel. 8711 E. Speedway Blvd, Tucson (EAST) and 5170 S. Julian Dr, Tucson (West). 2:00pm and 4:30pm at the West campus; 3:15pm at the East campus.
Casas Church. 10801 N. La Cholla Blvd., Tucson. 5:00pm and 7:00pm. With several service options and a festive outdoor environment, there is something for all ages at Christmas at Casas! Take in the merriment of the Christmas season with hot chocolate, a photo booth, and even snow in Kid City! In the main auditorium, you can expect a family-friendly, interactive Christmas celebration of Emmanuel (God With Us).
Catalina Foothills Church. 2150 E. Orange Grove Rd., Tucson. 3:00pm, 5:00pm, and 7:00pm. Catalina Foothills Church will hold three Christmas Eve services. Each candlelight service will have a family photo booth, hot chocolate, cookie decorating, snow machines, and a kids’ message. See the website for details.
Christ Community Church. 7801 E. Kenyon Dr., Tucson. Two Candles and Carols Family Services – 6:00pm and 8:00pm. Childcare is available for birth to age 5.
Northminster Presbyterian Church. 2450 E. Fort Lowell Road., Tucson. Four services. 3:00pm service features a kid-friendly message, traditional carols, a petting zoo, and a gift for every child in attendance. The highlight of the 5:30pm service is a telling of the Christmas story in a youthful + unique way. 7:30pm and 11:00pm services are identical with traditional carols and candles.
Rincon Mountain Presbyterian Church. 8445 E. Tanque Verde Rd., Tucson. Family worship at 5:30pm. Traditional worship at 7:00pm.
We will be updating this post as we receive new information. If you know about other 2016 Christmas Eve services around town, contact us!