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Azalea District Trail of Lights & Carriage Rides Opens Dec. 1st


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Enjoy the sights and sounds of the holiday season with an annual Christmas Parade and a multitude of shopping events including Mistletoe & Magic, the largest shopping extravaganza in the region. Take a self-guided tour through the Azalea District Trail of Lights and enjoy visiting any number of local shops unique to Tyler. There will be wonderful holiday offerings all season long!

You’ve seen the Azalea District during the Azalea & Spring Flower Trail, now experience one of Tyler’s most beautiful neighborhoods lit for the holiday season in an event we call the Azalea District Trail of Lights.

Take a self-guided tour December 1-31, 2023 through this historic district and see the homes in all of their holiday glory.

Share your photos of the Trail and vote for your favorite homes!

Horse-Drawn Carriage Rides in the Azalea District

November 24th-December 31, 2023 – Wednesdays-Sundays each week

Horse-drawn carriages from Cowboys Carriages are back in Tyler, Texas located behind Bergfeld Park! Thursday thru Sunday evenings from 5:00 – 9:00 PM. *Weather permitting.

There will be rides available for $5, $10, or $15 per person depending on the route chosen.

For more information, call Mark at 903-681-2647.

Christmas E-Bike Tours with Ride Tyler

December 1- December 23, Thursday-Sunday 5:30 pm-9:00 pm

Discover the Azalea District’s beauty on two wheels with our electric bike adventures. Rides are $10 Adult, $5 Child HERE for more info and to rent a bicycle.

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If you live in the Azalea District, you are encouraged to participate by decorating your home for the holidays.

There will be a Homeowner’s decorating contest with a chance to win prizes. You must register your house in order to participate in the competition.

Click here for Homeowner Contest Information.

(For questions or more information contact Susan Travis at 903-595-7229 or email

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