2023 JSC Jingle & Mingle Event

By Starport NASA Exchange JSC (other events)

Thursday, December 7 2023 4:30 PM 7:30 PM CDT
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Gilruth Center

2101 E NASA Pkwy
Houston, TX 77058

December 7th

4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Gilruth Center

JSC team members and their families will enjoy: 

•Welcoming remarks from JSC Center Director Vanessa Wyche & International Space Station  Program Manager, Joel Montalbano

•A variety of food, soda, water, beer, and wine included in the ticket price; Ticket holders will receive a meal from one vendor, up to 3 servings  of beer/wine (for those over 21 years of age), water/soda, and dessert (while supplies last)

•Live entertainment: Bay Area Houston Ballet and Theatre, DJ, karaoke, ugly holiday costume contest

•Activities: Winter Wonderland with real snow, pictures with Santa, Cosmo, the inflatable astronaut; astronauts meet and greet; face painters; Drive to Explore trailer; Space Vehicle Mockup Facility (SVMF) catwalk scavenger hunt 

Kids 4 and under are free.


Park between B20 and B21. ADA-accessible shuttle service will run continuously during and after the event. Enter through JSC Gate #1 off of Saturn Ln.

Limited parking will be available at the Gilruth Center – accessible via the Space Center Blvd entrance (Gate 5).  Limited ADA parking is also available. 

The event is not open to the public – NASA Team members and their families, retirees, community partners, and guests are welcome.

No Refunds

No pets, guns/weapons, or ammo allowed