6 places to celebrate National Ugly Christmas Sweater Day

Posted at 8:51 PM, Dec 16, 2019
and last updated 2019-12-18 21:09:18-05

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — Put some miles on that brand new ugly Christmas sweater. We have compiled a list of local "Ugly Sweater" events from around the Coastal Bend. Most of them have some sort of ugly sweater contest so you could win some cash.


The Ugly Sweater 5K run/walk

You might actually break a sweat at this unique ugly sweater event.

The Ugly Sweater 5K is this Friday, Dec. 20 at 3 pm.

It will be just like a regular 5K run with the additional holiday twist.

"Dress up in your ugliest Christmas sweater to win a prize," their event page says.

There will be prizes for the top 3 ugly sweaters, and a special prize for the kids category.

The cost is free and the race begins at the Protestant Chapel Parking Lot.

Call Fitness Express at 361-961-3164 for more information or visit their event page.


The "Drink Until You're Pretty the Ugly Sweater Christmas Party"

A local brewery is celebrating the Ugly Christmas sweater this weekend.

Lorelei Brewing Company and Jaycob's Delicious Fishes and Other Dishes have teamed up to offer a one of a kind ugly sweater party.

The "Drink Until You're Pretty: Ugly Sweater Christmas Party," is this Friday at 520 Nas Dr, Corpus Christi, Texas 78418.

The shindig starts at 3 p.m. and runs till 10 p.m..

"Come into the tap room wearing an ugly sweater and you will receive a beer token. (Redeemable the next day.)" their event page says.

The brewery will also be serving free hot chocolate from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m..

Don't miss out.


The 2nd Annual Ugly Sweater Party hosted by Miss Elly's

People wearing ugly Christmas sweaters

Miss Elly's is offering a liquor gift basket to the person with the ugliest sweater.

"Time to get your ugly sweaters out of storage for our annual ugly sweater party," their event page says.

Miss Elly's second annual Ugly Sweater Party is this Friday, 3809 Saturn Rd., Corpus Christi, Texas 78413.

The party starts at 7 p.m. and ends at 2 a.m..

Their event page boasts of free food, $3 Tito's and $11 beer buckets.


Thirsty Tavern's Ugly Sweater Party

Sing karaoke at Thirsty's Tavern's Ugly Sweater Party.

"Come show off your ugliest & most fugliest sweaters! Prizes will be given for ugliest sweater," their event page says.

Thirsty's Tavern is located at 2709 W. Main Street in Ingleside, Texas.

The party starts at 9 p.m. this Friday, Dec. 20, and goes until 2 a.m..

Check out their event page for more information.



The Cheers to Four Years Ugly Sweater Party

A local brewery is turning 4 years old and celebrating with ugly sweaters.

The party starts at 5 p.m. and goes till 11:30 p.m. at 425 William St, Corpus Christi, Texas 78401.

"Get your tacky sweaters ready," their event page says, "the uglier the better!"

The winner of the Ugly Sweater Contest will receive a 2020 Mug Club Membership. The contest starts at 9 p.m..

Beers will be $4 all night and Jimmy E's Mobile Bistro will take care of your tummy.

Check out their event page for more info.


The Ugly Christmas Sweater Party in Flour Bluff

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A local business in Flour Bluff is hosting an ugly sweater party this Saturday,

"Come dressed in your WORST ugly sweater and hang out with our favorite bartenders, Audrey and Nicole," their event page says.

The event lasts from 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. at JW Bar & Grill; located at 1601 Flour Bluff, Corpus Christi, Texas 78418

Organizers promise a "not so silent night full of games, contests, prizes, and (as always) magical drink specials."

Check out their event page for more information.