Just two actors portray all the crazy citizens in the rural town of Tuna, Texas — young, old, male, female
— in a frenzy of quick costume and character changes. Their annual Christmas Yard Display Contest sets
the lunacy in motion. A mysterious "Christmas Phantom," known for vandalizing the yard displays,
threatens to throw the contest into turmoil, while Joe Bob Lipsey struggles to mount his production of A
Christmas Carol despite numerous vexations and obstacles.