It's the season of love, joy and family things to do and we've put together a list of our must see events in the Texas Hill Country.

San Antonio River Walk
San Antonio, TX

Who doesn't love the San Antonio River Walk, especially during the Holiday Season? We can't have a list without including the San Antonio River Walk. With their grand Christmas tree, to millions of lights, it is truly a magical place. Regardless if you just want to walk around, enjoy the local food and drink or take a boat ride, this is on the top of our list!

Santa's Ranch
9561 I-35 North New Braunfels, TX
Nov. 4th - Jan. 1st

Santa's Ranch is one of the most enjoyable Holiday Lights exhibits in the area. They feature over a mile of winding country roads with beautiful lights and animated Christmas displays. You can also enjoy homemade hot cocoa and snacks!

Photo courtesy of www.santasranch.net.


Austin Trail of Lights
Zilker Park Austin, TX
Dec. 10th - 23rd

Austin Trail of Lights in Zilker Park has over 40 displays and 2 million lights. It is one of the largest events in Austin. If you are looking for something to do, we highly recommend this event. 

Photo courtesy of austintrailoflights.org.


San Antonio Zoo Lights
3903 N. St. Mary's Street, San Antonio, TX
Nov. 18th - Jan. 1st
6:00 p.m.

San Antonio Zoo Lights is for the whole family. Take a stroll under the twinkling lights, visit Santa, or take a Camel Ride. There is also ice skating available. Enjoy some hot cocoa and snacks and view the light show. San Antonio Zoo is a great place to get into the Christmas spirit and spend time with your family.

Photo courtesy of www.sazoo.org/zoo_lights.

Texas Ski Ranch Snow Park
6700 IH 35 North New Braunfels TX

Want to snowboard, but find it difficult with no snow? No problem! Texas Ski Ranch Snow Park is a unique way to get the snowboarding experience. With their artificial turf that is wet down and made rideable you can practice your snowboarding skills.

Photo courtesy of texasskiranch.com.

Retama Park Holiday Magic Festival of Lights
Selma, TX
Dec. 1st - Jan. 8th

Holiday Magic Festival of Lights at Retama Park in Selma, TX features over 30 giant illuminated displays and millions of lights. You can see parades, Chinese lanterns, Santa and enjoy performances, food, drinks and fun! 

Photo courtesy of www.facebook.com/HolidayMagicFestivalofLights/.