What To Expect
The Ernesto Gamez Cascade Park Jr. is excited to announce “Light Up The Night 2023”, an event that combines the holiday spirit with fitness activities and giving back to our community.

Family Fun – Come and Enjoy Our Christmas Decorations!

Christmas Tree Lighting | Friday, December 8th at 6:00pm

Tunnel of Lights 

13ft Wreath Display

Christmas Cutouts and Photo Ops

Santa Pictures

Fitness Activities

Friday, December 8th 

ZumbaToy | 5:30pm

(Benefiting Driscoll Children’s Hospital)  

  • Entry Fee: Please bring a new and unwrapped toy with a value of $10 or more (no toy guns!)
  • 100 FREE T-shirts 
  • How to Register? Contact Mary Ramirez

Saturday, December 9th 

Santa Run (1 Mile)  | 6:00pm

  • Entry Fee: $15
  • First 150 registered will receive a Santa Suite 
  • All participants will receive a finisher medal
  • Register Here: Santa’s Miracle Mile

Sunday, December 10th 

Soccer Tournament (5v5)  | 10:00am

(Benefiting Shelter Animals)  

  • Entry Fee: TBD
  • Register Here: TBA

Volleyball Tournament (Coed 4v4)  | 1:00pm

(Benefiting Shelter Animals)  


3510 Old Port Isabel Rd, Brownsville TX 78526


For more information or to become a sponsor/vendor:

Phone: (956) 838-0162

Email: info@ccdd1.org