The community is invited to join the City of Kyle for Santa’s Arrival on Thursday, Dec. 1 from 4- 9 p.m. at Mary Kyle Hartson Park, 101 S. Burleson St. Bring your family and friends for the official kick off to the Holidays in Kyle. Since 1999, the city has invited Santa to Mary Kyle Hartson Park to take part in the downtown tree lighting event. Enjoy holiday music performed by local school choirs and free activities for children. Santa will be available for visiting and pictures. Selected vendors will be on site with festive food and drinks and holiday vendors with special items will give you a head start on Christmas shopping. City staff will be at Santa’s Arrival answering questions and collecting surveys for the Kyle 2030 Comprehensive Plan.