The holiday season is upon us and that means loads of food, shopping and festivities for all ages!
Regardless of whether you are looking for a beautiful holiday light display, wanting to see Santa Clause or just need a night on the town…Austin, Texas has it all during the most wonderful time of the year!!
Trail of Lights – Dec. 7-21. The lights are on from 7-10 every night. Discover what all the fuss is about and enjoy one of Austin’s most celebrated lighting displays! www.austintrailoflights.org
Armadillo Christmas Bazaar – Dec. 16-24. Check out handmade treasures from 160+ artists while listening to amazing live music each day from 11am-11pm at the Palmer Events Center. www.armadillobazaar.com
Blue Genie Art Bazaar – Nov. 28-Dec. 24. This art bazaar features unique items from over 200 local artists from 10am-10pm each day at Marchesa Hall & Theatre. www.bluegenieartbazaar.com
Holiday Lights and Ice – Dec. 19-Jan. 4. Let the whole family take their turn at ice skating on a 4100 square foot rink and enjoy s’mores, games and over 200,000 twinkling lights during this holiday season at the Omni Barton Creek Resort & Spa. holiday-lights-ice
Horse-drawn Carriage Rides at the Domain – Nov. 29-Dec. 20. Experience a complimentary horse-drawn carriage ride each Friday and Saturday from 5-9pm. Pick-up locations are near Santa’s Workshop and at the Macy’s north entrance by California Pizza Kitchen.
Four Seasons Hotel Austin’s Teddy Bear Teas – Nov. 29-Dec. 21. Join in the holiday festivities with refreshments, caroling, and a reading by Santa on weekend afternoons at the Four Season Hotel. Teddy bears will be donated to Dell Children’s Hospital.
Christmas in the Community – Dec. 5-22. Take advantage of the twelve free Austin Symphony concerts at select locations this holiday season. These concerts replace the previous holiday tradition, The Christmas Sing-Along. www.austinsymphony.org/christmas-in-the-community
Ballet Austin’s The Nutcracker – Dec. 6-23. Celebrate the season with this beloved holiday tradition at the Long Center. www.balletaustin.org/nutcracker2014
These are just a few of our favorite events of the holiday season! As usual, Austin is packed with great entertainment and holiday festivities!
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