San Antonio

Holiday Events

This page lists Holiday events for families in the San Antonio, Texas area.
Kids San Antonio: Holiday Events - Fun 4 Alamo Kids
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11/02 - 12/30- Santa's Ranch

Santa's Ranch is a drive-thru Christmas light park with over 1.5 million lights. Bring your friends and family and enjoy one of the best holiday li ...

November 2 - December 30, 2018
Hours: Sun-Thurs 6pm-10pm // Fri-Sat 6pm-11pm
$28 + Tax Per Vehicle OR $56 + Tax Per Vehicle For A Se...
Area: East of I-410
9561 I-35 North, New Braunfels, Texas, 78130
11/05 - 12/03 Letters to Santa - City of Live Oak

The North Pole Elves have delivered Santa's mailbox to City Hall inside the lobby. From November 5th until December 3rd during business hours, your ch ...

November 5th until December 3rd, 2018
Hours: 8 am - 5 pm
Free
Area: East of I-410
City of Live Oak, Live Oak, Texas
11/10 - 12/24  Bass Pro Santa Wonderland

***See schedule below; times vary by day. Santa's Wonderland at Bass Pro is a must-do on your holiday list! Free picture with Santa, free crafts, act ...

November 10 - December 24, 2018
Hours: Varies by day
Area: North of I-410
17907 W Interstate 10, San Antonio, Texas, 78257
11/17 - 01/06  SeaWorld's Christmas Celebration

SeaWorld San Antonio is decking out the halls for its annual Christmas Celebration, an extraordinary holiday event November 17, 2018 - January 6, 2019 ...

November 17 - January 6, 2019
Area: West of I-410
10500 SeaWorld Drive, San Antonio, Texas, 78251
11/17 - 01/06 Holiday in the Park - Six Flags Fiesta Texas

Our Brightest Celebration of the Season! Experience enchanting holiday magic for the entire family featuring Christmastime cheer like no other with o ...

Nov 17, 2018 - Jan 6, 2019
Hours: Check website for hours
Area: North of I-410
17000 IH-10 West, San Antonio, Texas, 78257
11/17 - 12/01 North Pole Flyer- Austin Steam Train Association

Our special 2 hour excursion on a real train features a visit from Santa and Mrs. Claus, all-you-can-drink hot cocoa and a locally baked holiday cooki ...

November 17 - December 1, 2018
Hours: 8:30 AM, 12:00 PM, 3:30 PM and 7:00 PM
Area: North of I-410
401 E. Whitestone Blvd., Ste C-100, Cedar Park, TX, 78613
11/17 - 12/30 Light Up the Night - JW Marriott

The spirit of the holidays comes alive in our own backyard! Enjoy thousands of twinkling lights choreographed to joyful holiday sounds as you stroll t ...

November 17th - Sunday, December 30th
Hours: Nightly shows from 6:30pm – 10pm
Free
Area: North of I-410
23808 Resort Parkway, San Antonio, Texas, 78261
11/17 - 12/31 Zoo Lights - San Antonio Zoo

Zoo Lights - FREE with Membership / Included with zoo admission Merry & Bright and Wild at Night! Open daily November 17 - December 31 from 12:0 ...

November 17 - December 31, 2018
Hours: Sunday - Friday 12:00 - 9:00 p.m. // Saturday 10:00 a.m...
Child $13.35 // Adult $16.90
Area: Central (Inside I-410)
3903 N Saint Marys St, San Antonio, TX, 78212
11/23 -  Ford Holiday River Parade - San Antonio River Walk

Celebrate Christmas on the San Antonio River Walk as the 2018 theme "Christmas in San Antonio" comes to life at the 38th Annual Ford Holiday River Par ...

November 23, 2018
Hours: 6pm - 9:45pm
Arneson $40 floor seats, $30 Grandstand seats, $20 Top ...
Area: Central (Inside I-410)
502 River Walk St, San Antonio, Texas, 78205
11/23 - 0114 The Polar Express 4D Experience

Experience the Polar Express like never before with our 4D Theater Ride, exclusively at Tower of the Americas. Screenings will play once every hour ...

Nov 23, 2018 - Jan 14, 2019
Hours: Plays every hour
Area: Central (Inside I-410)
739 E Cesar Chavez, San Antonio, TX, 78205
11/23 - 11/25 Photos with Darth Santa

In Celebration of Black Friday weekend, Santa Darth took a weekend off the death star to come play Santa for all fans out there! He invites you to vis ...

Nov 23 - Nov 25, 2018
Hours: 10 AM - 4 PM
$5.00 (Cash ONLY)
Area: Central (Inside I-410)
Wonderland of the Americas 4522 Fredericksburg Rd, San Antonio, Texas, 78201
11/23 - 12/02  Nutcracker, The

The Nutcracker has always been one of our favorite ballets, as well as our favorite time of year, and we’re excited for the chance to draw on our year ...

Nov 23 - Dec 2, 2018
Hours: Visit website for various times.
From $35
Area: Central (Inside I-410)
100 Auditorium Cir, San Antonio, Texas, 78205
11/23 - 12/22 Breakfast with Santa - JW Marriott San Antonio Hill Country Resort & Spa

'Tis the season to join us at 18 Oaks for Breakfast with Santa.

Nov 23 - Dec 22, 2018 (Saturdays)
Hours: 8 AM
Adults $38 per person and Children $28 per person
23808 Resort Parkway, San Antonio, TX, 78261
11/23 - 12/23  A Wonderland Christmas - Morgan's Wonderland

Join us for a Wonderland Christmas and make Morgan's Wonderland your Christmas tradition? Activities include: Christmas Lights Galore Petting Z ...

November 23, 24 December 1, 8, 15, 16,21-23, 2018
Hours: Visit website to see hours of operation on the day you ...
Adults $17 // Ages 3-17 $11 // Under 2 free
Area: East of I-410
5223 David Edwards, San Antonio, Texas, 78233
11/23 - 12/23 5th Annual Christmas on the Ranch

It's back and better than before! The 5th Annual Don Strange & Elite Lighting Designs Christmas lights Fest! Join us for a month long celebration of f ...

November 23- December23, 2018
Hours: 6PM - 10PM
From $25
Area: West of I-410
103 Waring Welfare Rd, Boerne, TX, 78006
11/23 - 12/24 Christmas on the Ranch

It's back and better than before! The Don Strange & Elite Lighting Designs Christmas on the Ranch! Join us for a month long celebration of family, fri ...

Nov 23 - Dec 23, 2018
Hours: Daily, 6PM- 10PM
Single Day Drive thru 25 $ Per Car
Area: North of I-410
103 Waring Welfare Rd, Boerne, TX, 78006
11/23 H-E-B Christmas Tree Lighting - Travis Park

Kick off holiday festivities with us at the Annual H-E-B Christmas Tree Lighting on Friday, November 23. The 55-foot White Fir tree will be lit up wit ...

November 23, 201
Hours: 3 PM – 8 PM
Free
Area: Central (Inside I-410)
301 E Travis St, San Antonio, Texas, 78205
11/23-11/24  - Boerne's Dickens on Main

Experience a vintage holiday wonderland this November (Thanksgiving weekend), at the 18th annual Dickens on Main celebration! Be a part of the magic a ...

November 23 - 24, 2018
Hours: 4 pm - 10 pm
Free
Area: North of I-410
Dickens on Main 100 S Main Street, Boerne, Texas, 78006
11/24 - 12/22 Holiday Market with Santa Claus - Traders Village San Antonio

Santa is at Traders Village weekends to meet and greet. Kids of all ages can have their photo taken with Santa for a small donation to charity. Get in ...

November 24th, 2018 - December 22nd, 2018
Hours: 12:30 - 4:30 pm
Admission is FREE and parking is only $4
Area: South of I-410
Traders Village San Antonio 9333 Soutwest Loop 410, San Antonio, Texas, 78242
11/24 - 12/31 Holidays in Bloom - San Antonio Botanical Garden

Included with general admission. Members enjoy this exhibit for free. Visit the Garden with family and friends this holiday season and enjoy magical ...

Nov 24 - Dec 31, 2018
Hours: 9:00 am to close
Included with general admission
Area: Central (Inside I-410)
555 Funston Pl, San Antonio, Texas, 78209
11/24 - Fantasyland at Milam Park!

FANTASYLAND @ Milam Park is the Saturday after Thanksgiving, a day-long festival to kick off the holiday season. Join us for Arts & Craft vendors, San ...

November 24, 2018
Hours: 12 PM – 7 PM
Free
Area: Central (Inside I-410)
500 W Commerce St, San Antonio, Texas, 78207
11/24 Ornament Making Event - Spoil Me Kids Spa

We are all about creating memories. Bring your girls out for a spa day and a DIY ornament making activity. The girls will get a mani with nail decals, ...

November 24, 2018
Hours: 11 AM – 12:30 PM
$35 per child
Area: North of I-410
15614 Huebner Rd, San Antonio, TX, 78248
11/24 Santa's Arrival - Village at Stone Oak

Santa is coming to Village at Stone Oak on Saturday, November 24 at 1pm! Santa will arrive on a carriage in the parking lot across from Petco. The ...

Santa: Appearances
November 24, 2018
Hours: 1 PM – 4 PM
A new toy valued at $10
Area: North of I-410
Village at Stone Oak 22610 US Highway 281 N, San Antonio, Texas, 78258
11/24, 12/07 - 12/08 Holly Daze 2017!

The Parks and Recreation department’s pre-professional dance troupe Alamotion and dance students will perform to pop and seasonal favorites to get eve ...

November 24, December 7-8, 2018
Hours: 11/24: 1 pm - 3 pm, 12/7 and 12/8: 7 pm - 9 pm
Free
Area: Central (Inside I-410)
La Villita Historic Arts Village 418 Villita St, San Antonio, Texas, 78205
11/25 - 8th Annual Santa Antonio 5K Walk / Run & Kids Elf Dash

Come out and join us for this fun 5K. All participants get a full Santa Suit (pants, jacket, hat, beard and belt) with their registration. After the w ...

November 25, 2018
Hours: 8:30 AM – 11:30 AM
From $20
Area: Central (Inside I-410)
1174 E Commerce St, San Antonio, TX, 78205
11/27 Holidays on Houston Street

Holidays on Houston Street FREE and Open to the Public Tuesday, November 27, 2018 | 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm Bohanan’s Restaurant & Bar | 219 E Houston S ...

November 27, 2018
Hours: 6 PM – 8 PM
Free
Area: Central (Inside I-410)
Bohanan's Prime Steaks & Seafood 219 E Houston St, San Antonio, Texas, 78205
11/27 Light Up Your Bike Night - Travis Park

In celebration of the 8th annual Light Up Downtown Holiday Contest, Light Up Downtown, Downtown Tuesday, and SATX Social Ride are teaming up for Light ...

November 27, 2018
Hours: 7:30 PM – 9 PM
Free
301 E Travis St, San Antonio, TX, 78205
11/28 - 12/09 12 Days of KIDX - Rolling Oaks Mall

Our KidX Club is hosting 12 days of holiday-inspired events for kids of all ages. And guess what-it's FREE. Our gift to you. Upper Level next to O ...

Nov 28 - Dec 9, 2018
Hours: 10 AM - 12 PM
Free
6909 N Loop 1604 East, San Antonio, TX, 78247
11/28 Free Hands On Hanukkah - Vineyard Whole Foods!

Come take your picture with Danny the Dreidel! We will also have lots of different Hanukkah crafts for all ages! We will have complimentary latk ...

November 28, 2018
Hours: 5 PM – 7 PM
Free
Area: North of I-410
18403 Blanco Rd,, San Antonio) 18403 Blanco Rd, San Antonio, Texas, 78258
11/28 The Nutcracker Ballet Tea Party - Ballet San Antonio

Ballet San Antonio cordially invites you to The Nutcracker Ballet Tea Party at The Tobin Center! Don't miss The Nutcracker Market, a special performan ...

November 28, 2018
Hours: 5 PM – 7 PM
Adult $75, Child $45
115 Auditorium Circle, San Antonio, TX, 78205
11/30 - 12/01 - Second Annual Christkindlmarkt

CHRISTKINDLMARKT visitors will enjoy a German inspired open air Christmas market complete with food, drinks, craft beer, Gluehwein, German music, sing ...

Nov 30 - Dec 1 , 2018
Hours: Friday 5 PM- 9 PM // Saturday 10 AM - 9 PM
Free admission // Free parking
Area: North of I-410
1300 Church Hill Dr, New Braunfels, TX, 78130
11/30 - 12/02  Holiday Light Up -The Alley on Bitters

It's a weekend full of holiday happenings at The Alley On Bitters. Kicking off the weekend with the annual Alley Holiday Light Up we will light the ni ...

Novermber 30- December 2, 2018
Free evernt // Photos packages will start at $15.
Area: North of I-410
555 W Bitters Rd, San Antonio, Texas, 78216
11/30 - 12/16  Ford Fiesta de Las Luminarias

Experience the holiday serenity of the River Walk as you stroll along the lush banks of the San Antonio River guided by more than 2,000 Luminarias at ...

November 30-December 2, // December 7-9, 2018 // Decemb...
Hours: starts at dusk
You can purchase these beautiful Luminarias at our onli...
Area: Central (Inside I-410)
Downtown River Walk, San Antonio, Texas
11/30 Holiday Extravaganza -  The Guenther House

Fun, Food, Holiday Shopping, Blue Santa Toy Drive, Santa Claus

November 30, 2018
Hours: 5-9 PM
205 E Guenther, San Antonio, TX, 78204
11/30 Lighting of the Lights - City of Helotes

You're invited to Helotes City Hall for Lighting of the Lights! Enjoy live performances by the Helotes Area Community Band and local elementary sc ...

November 30, 2018
Hours: 6 PM – 9 PM
Free
Area: West of I-410
12951 Bandera Rd, Helotes, Texas, 78023
12/01 - 01/04 Museum Reach River of Lights

The San Antonio River Authority invites the public to visit the Museum Reach segment of the River Walk every evening beginning December 1 through Janu ...

December 1 - January 4, 2018
Hours: 6 PM – 9 PM
Free
Area: Central (Inside I-410)
510 Brooklyn Ave, San Antonio, Texas, 78215-1700
12/01 - 12/02 - Oma's Christmas Fair - Kendall County Fair Association

Three Buildings of Vendors of Handcrafted Handmade Merchandise Unique, One of a Kind Gifts, Gift Ideas for All Ages, Photos with Santa, Shopping for ...

December 1-2, 2018
Hours: Saturday 9 AM - 5 PM // Sunday 10 AM - 4PM
Adults-$5.00 Kids 12 & Under-free
1307 River Road, Boerne, Tx, 78006
12/01 - 12/02 Concordia's Drive-Thru Nativity

Join us for our 15th Annual Drive-Thru Nativity to experience a Christmas journey you will never forget! This year our all-new script takes you all th ...

Dec 1 - Dec 2, 2018
Hours: 5:00 pm - 9 pm
Free
Area: North of I-410
Concordia Lutheran Church 16801 Huebner Rd, San Antonio, Texas, 78258
12/01 - 32nd Weihnacht Parade -  Downtown Boerne

The ever-popular Weihnacht Parade is one of Boerne's greatest Christmas traditions. Bring the whole family for this fun and free event. Parade will ru ...

December 1, 2018
Hours: 6 PM – 9 PM
Free
Area: West of I-410
Downtown Boerne, Boerne, Tx, 78006
12/01 A Homemade Christmas - The Alamo

Join the Alamo as we explore what the holiday season would have looked like on the Texas frontier! A Homemade Christmas will include period crafts ...

December 1, 2018
Hours: 9:30 AM – 4:30 PM
Free
Area: Central (Inside I-410)
300 Alamo Plz, San Antonio, Texas, 78205
12/01 Breakfast with Santa - Children's Rehabilitation Institute Teleton USA

Join us for a morning of thrills and excitement with Santa and Mrs. Claus. Enjoy a yummy breakfast, arts, crafts, hot chocolate station and a commemor ...

December 1, 2018
Hours: 9 AM – 12 PM
$25 per person - 12 years and older $5 children 3 - 11 ...
10839 Quarry Park, San Antonio, TX, 78233
12/01 Breakfast with Santa - Northwest Hills UMC

Eat breakfast and get your picture taken with Santa! Tickets are $5 at the door.

December 1, 2018
Hours: 8:30 AM – 11 AM
Tickets are $5 at the door.
Area: West of I-410
7575 Tezel Rd, San Antonio, TX, 78250
12/01 Breakfast with Santa - Northwest Hills UMC

Eat breakfast and get your picture taken with Santa! Tickets are $5 at the door.

December 1, 2018
Hours: 8:30 AM – 11 AM
Tickets are $5 at the door.
Area: West of I-410
7575 Tezel Rd, San Antonio, TX, 78250
12/01 Breakfast with Santa - Rolling Oaks Mall

We’ve got a Breakfast with Santa coming up and you’re invited! It's going to be festive and fun-so come. Must RSVP to Kimberly.laque@washingtonprime ...

December 1, 2018
Hours: 8:30 AM – 9:30 AM
6909 N Loop 1604 East, San Antonio, TX, 78247
12/01 Breakfast with Santa! - Children's Rehabilitation Institute of Teleton

Join us for a morning of thrills and excitement with Santa and Mrs. Claus. Enjoy a yummy breakfast, arts, crafts, hot chocolate station and a commemor ...

Santa: Dining
December 1, 2018
Hours: 9 AM – 12 PM
$25 per person - 12 years and older $5 children 3 - 11 ...
Area: East of I-410
10839 Quarry Park, San Antonio, TX, 78233
12/01 CFDCA Breakfast with Santa - Converse Fire Department Citizens Association

Bring the family out to Converse Fire Station #1 Get a professional photo taken with Santa Get a digital copy by email or text Keep the kids ...

December 1, 2018
Hours: 8 AM – 11 AM
Adult $5 // Child $3
Area: East of I-410
107 Station St, Converse, TX, 78109
12/01 Faithville Park Tree Lighting -

Join us for our annual Holiday Kick Off Party and tree lighting •During the day enjoy specials, promotions and FVP bingo! •To play Bingo throughou ...

December 1, 2018
Hours: 10 AM – 7 PM
Free
Area: North of I-410
17130 State Highway 46 W, Spring Branch, TX, 78070
12/01 Festival of Angels - City of Schertz

This year’s Holidazzle event, formerly known as Festival of Angels, promises to get you into the holiday spirit as we kick off the season with a full ...

December 1, 2018
Hours: 8 AM – 8 PM
Free
Area: East of I-410
1400 Schertz Pkwy, Schertz, Texas, 78154
12/01 Gruene Town Lighting - Gruene Historic District

Watch as Cowboy Kringle rides into town on horseback and lights Gruene for the Holidays. We'll be celebrating with live musical performances and wine ...

December 1, 2018
Hours: 5 PM – 6:30 PM
Free
Area: North of I-410
1281 Gruene Rd, New Braunfels, TX, 78130