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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10/28/17 - Breakfast with Santa - Holiday Olé Market

Join us for arts & craft, holiday cheer, and Breakfast with Santa! This event requires tickets for both parents and kids. Afterwards, stay with us for ...

10/28/17
Hours: 9 am - 11 am
Free
Area: North of I-410
San Antonio Shrine Auditorium 901 N Loop 1604 W, San Antonio, Texas, 78232
11/10/17 -  12/30/17 - Christmas Lights with the Family

Come experience the joy of Christmas with your friends and family at Elf Acres this year! Elf Acres is an amazing Christmas light drive thru park feat ...

11/10/17 - 12/30/17
Hours: 6 pm
One-time Admission- $25+ tax/ vehicle Fun Pass (3 times...
Area: West of I-410
Elf Acres 1475 Grosenbacher Rd, San Antonio, Texas, 78245
11/11/17 - 12/24/17 - 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 ...

11/11/17 - 12/24/17
Hours: Varies by day
Area: North of I-410
17907 W Interstate 10, San Antonio, Texas, 78257
11/11/17 - Dia De Los Muertos Arts and Crafts Show

The Dia De Los Muertos collectibles & Craft Show is a fun-charged exhibit & Mall party that celebrates Dia de los Muertos and Halloween . This event f ...

11/11/17
Hours: 10 am - 6 pm
Free
Area: West of I-410
Wonderland of the Americas 4522 Fredericksburg Rd, San Antonio, Texas, 78201
11/11/17 - Festival of Lights - Alamo Quarry Market

Join Santa as he welcomes the season amidst a flurry of snow, followed by the spectacular annual lighting of our historical smokestacks at 7 p.m. B ...

11/11/17
Hours: 6 pm - 8 pm
Free
Area: Central (Inside I-410)
Alamo Quarry Market 255 E Basse Rd, San Antonio, Texas, 78209
11/11/17 - SoFlo Market

Come see what everyone is raving about! Amazing artists and makers offering their unique handmade creations, local homegrown products, and special vin ...

11/11/17
Hours: 10 am - 4 pm
Free
Area: Central (Inside I-410)
SoFlo Market 1344 S Flores St, San Antonio, Texas, 78204
11/17/17 - 11/18/17 - The Children's Nutcracker - Children's Ballet of San Antonio

Close to 200 artists, gymnasts and actors from more than 40 studios around South Central Texas, including several award-winners and an adorable and ta ...

11/17/17 - 11/18/17
Hours: 2:00 pm, 7:00 pm
$20
Area: Central (Inside I-410)
126 W Rector St., #120, San Antonio, Texas, 78216
11/18/17 - 01/02/17 - SeaWorld's Christmas Celebration

The Largest Display of Lights in Texas! SeaWorld San Antonio is decking out the halls for its annual Christmas Celebration, an extraordinary holiday ...

11/18/17 - 01/02/17
Area: West of I-410
10500 SeaWorld Drive, San Antonio, Texas, 78251
11/18/17 - 01/07/18 - 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 ...

11/18/17 - 01/07/18
Hours: Check website for hours
Area: North of I-410
17000 IH-10 West, San Antonio, Texas, 78257
11/18/17 - 12/31/17 - Zoo Lights

Merry & Bright and Wild at Night! Open daily* November 18, 2017 - December 31 from 12:00 - 9:00 p.m., Zoo Lights is a nighttime holiday tradition f ...

11/18/17 - 12/31/17
Hours: 6:00 - 9:00 p.m.
Included with general admission.
Area: Central (Inside I-410)
3903 North St. Mary's St, San Antonio, Texas, 78212
11/18/17 - Alamo Heights Holiday Parade

The official kick off to the holidays! See bands, floats, cheerleaders, and even ol' Saint Nick himself as we march in the Alamo Heights parade. Fun f ...

11/18/17
Hours: 3:30 - 9:00 pm
Free
Area: Central (Inside I-410)
Cambridge Elementary PTO 1001 Townsend Ave, San Antonio, Texas, 78209
11/18/17 - Light the Way Holiday Festival - University of the Incarnate Word

The University of the Incarnate Word’s (UIW) annual holiday celebration, Light the Way, sponsored by H-E-B, is changing. The kick-off celebration whic ...

11/18/17
Hours: 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Free
Area: Central (Inside I-410)
4301 Broadway, San Antonio, Texas, 78209
11/18/17 - Light Up the Night Kickoff - JW Marriot

'Tis the season when our backyard is transformed into a winter wonderland! Sip on rich hot cocoa as you admire lights twinkling to the beat of holiday ...

11/18/17
Hours: 6 pm - 10 pm
Area: North of I-410
23808 Resort Parkway, San Antonio, Texas, 78261
11/18/17 - Santa Spectacular - Rolling Oaks Mall

Join us for our annual Santa Spectacular where we parade around the mall with Santa. Special dance performances after the parade. Parade starts at 10 ...

Santa: Appearances
11/18/17
Hours: 10 am - 11 am
Free
Area: North of I-410
6909 N Loop 1604 East, San Antonio, Texas, 78247
11/19/12 - Pet Photos with Santa - Rolling Oaks Mall

Santa will be taking photos with your beloved pets this year! All family pets must be on a leash and well behaved. Reservations are not required.

11/19/12
Hours: 6 pm - 8 pm
Photo Packages start at $24.99.
Area: North of I-410
6909 N Loop 1604 East, San Antonio, Texas, 78247
11/21/17 - 12/31/17 - The Best Christmas Pageant Ever

The Best Christmas Pageant Ever follows the outrageous shenanigans of the Herdman siblings, or “the worst kids in the history of the world.” The sibli ...

11/21/17 - 12/31/17
Hours: Visit website for various times.
Prices starting at $30
Area: Central (Inside I-410)
420 S Alamo St, San Antonio, Texas, 78205
11/23/17 - 12/31/12 - Christmas Light Fest

A drive-thru light spectacular designed to delight the entire family, Christmas Light Fest features more than two million lights sparkling along a two ...

Nov. 23-Dec. 31, 2017
Hours: Sun-Thurs 6-9pm; Fri, Sat and holidays, 6-10pm
$27 for vehicles or $15 per person for hayrides
Don Strange Ranch, Boerne, TX, 78006
11/23/17 - 12/31/17 - Christmas Light Fest 2017

Dazzling lights, holiday activities and flavors, shopping and the famous man in red are sure to fill everyone with holiday cheer Nov. 23 — Dec. 31 dur ...

11/23/17 - 12/31/17
Hours: Weeknights 6 pm - 9 pm / Friday and Saturday 6 pm - 10 ...
$15 – $150
Area: North of I-410
103 Waring Welfare Road, Boerne, Texas, 78006
11/24 - 11/25, 12/1 - 12/23 - A Wonderland Christmas

November 24 and 25 and December 1, 2, 8, 9, 15, 16 18-23 in 2017. Join us for a Wonderland Christmas 2017 and make Morgan's Wonderland your Christm ...

November 24 and 25 and December 1, 2, 8, 9, 15, 16 18-2...
Hours: Visit website to see hours of operation on the day you ...
Regular Admission rates apply
Area: East of I-410
5223 David Edwards, San Antonio, Texas, 78233
11/24/17 - 11/25/17 - Boerne's Dickens on Main

Experience a vintage holiday wonderland this November 24 and 25 (Thanksgiving weekend), at the 18th annual Dickens on Main celebration! Be a part of t ...

November 24 – November 25
Hours: 4 pm - 10 pm
Fre
Area: North of I-410
Dickens on Main 100 S Main Street, Boerne, Texas, 78006
11/24/17 - 12/03/17 - Nutcracker, The

The Nutcracker is a magical adventure for the whole family. Young Clara’s mischievous uncle, Herr Drosselmeyer, concocts a fantasy world for Clara, re ...

11/24/17 - 12/03/17
Hours: Visit website for various times.
Visit website for various prices.
Area: Central (Inside I-410)
100 Auditorium Cir, San Antonio, Texas, 78205
11/24/17 - 12/24/17 - All is Calm: The Christmas Truce of 1914

By Peter Rothstein Musical Arrangements by Erick Lichte & Timothy C. Takach - Presented in Collaboration with The Marcsmen - Out of the violenc ...

Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Hours: 2:00 PM, 7:30 PM
Visit website for various prices
Area: Central (Inside I-410)
800 W Ashby Pl, San Antonio, Texas, 78212
11/24/17 - 12/31/17 - 2017 PEC Holiday Lights

In a tradition more than 25 years old, our headquarters and surrounding oak trees will be illuminated with more than 1.2 Million LED lights throughout ...

November 24 – December 31
Hours: 6:00 pm
Free
Area: North of I-410
201 South Avenue F, Johnson City, Texas, 78636
11/24/17 - 12/31/17 - 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 ...

11/24/17 - 12/31/17
Hours: 9:00 am to close
Included with general admission
Area: Central (Inside I-410)
pin Show Map San Antonio Botanical Garden 555 Funston Pl, San Antonio, Texas, 78209
11/24/17 - 2017 Ford Holiday River Parade in San Antonio

Join us at Saltgrass Steak House - on the Riverwalk for the Ford Holiday Parade. THE MENU COURSE 1 Range Rattlers and Quail COURSE 2 Choice of one H ...

11/24/17
Hours: 7:00 PM
Arneson $40 floor seats, $30 Grandstand seats, $20 Top ...
Area: Central (Inside I-410)
502 River Walk St, San Antonio, Texas, 78205
11/24/17 - Bulverde Christmas Lighting

Please accept this invitation to participate in the 27th Annual Bulverde Christmas Lighting held in the Old Village of Bulverde on Friday, November 24 ...

11/24/17
Hours: 5:30 pm - 9 pm
Area: North of I-410
121 Bulverde Crossing RD Ste 115, Bulverde, Texas, 78163
11/24/17 - Ford Holiday River Parade

The 36th Annual Ford Holiday River Parade is a San Antonio tradition that offers a spectacular one-hour parade along the San Antonio River Walk featur ...

11/24/17
Hours: 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
$10 - $40
Area: Central (Inside I-410)
418 Villita St, San Antonio, Texas, 78205
11/24/17 - Holiday Lighting at Travis Park

There are 250k reasons to join Centro San Antonio downtown this Holiday season! We will be lighting up Travis Park Friday, November 24th during our FR ...

11/24/17
Hours: 3 pm - 9 pm
Free
Area: Central (Inside I-410)
301 E Travis St, San Antonio, Texas, 78205
11/25, 12/8 , 12/9 - Holly Daze 2017!

City of San Antonio's Parks and Recreation Department presents Holly Daze 2017! Hosted at the Arneson River Theatre at La Villita Historic Arts Villag ...

11/25, 12/8 , 12/9
Hours: 11/25: 1 pm - 3 pm, 12/8 and 12/9: 7 pm - 9 pm
Free
Area: Central (Inside I-410)
La Villita Historic Arts Village 418 Villita St, San Antonio, Texas, 78205
11/25/17 - 11/26/17 - Photos with Darth Santa 2017

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

11/25/17 - 11/26/17
Hours: 11/25 10 am - 11/26 12 pm
Area: Central (Inside I-410)
Wonderland of the Americas 4522 Fredericksburg Rd, San Antonio, Texas, 78201
11/25/17 - Fantasyland at Milam Park!

Let the holiday season begin... Fantasyland @ Milam Park, Saturday after Thanksgiving, November 25, 2017. Presented by the Friends of Milam Park. Ther ...

11/25/17
Hours: 12 pm = 6 pm
Free
Area: Central (Inside I-410)
500 W Commerce St, San Antonio, Texas, 78207
11/25/17 - Santa's Arrival - Village at Stone Oak

Santa is coming to Village at Stone Oak on Saturday, November 25 at 1 p.m. Santa will arrive on a carriage led by the Johnson High School Band from th ...

Santa: Appearances
11/25/17
Hours: 1 pm - 3 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
11/29/17 - Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony and Alumni Christmas Social

President and Mrs. Thomas Mengler and the St. Mary’s University Alumni Association invite you to the 11th Annual Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony and ...

11/29/17
Hours: 7 pm
Free
Area: Central (Inside I-410)
1 Camino Santa Maria St, San Antonio, Texas, San Antonio
11/3/17 - 12/31/17  - 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 ...

11/3/17 - 12/31/17
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
11/30/17 - Annual Holiday Tree Lighting + Live Jazz

The halls will be decked and the sounds of Jazz will emanate through the air at La Cantera Resort's annual tree lighting celebration on Thursday, Nove ...

11/30/17
Hours: 7 pm - 10 pm
Free
Area: North of I-410
La Cantera Resort & Spa 16641 La Cantera Pkwy, San Antonio, Texas, 78256
11/30/17 - Holidays on Houston Street Tree Lighting

Fairy tales can come true through the power of reading. This holiday season, Bohanan's Prime Steaks & Seafood will put reading center stage with a Tex ...

11/30/17
Hours: 6 pm - 8 pm
Everyone attending Holidays on Houston Street is asked ...
Area: Central (Inside I-410)
Bohanan's Prime Steaks & Seafood 219 E Houston St, San Antonio, Texas, 78205
12/1/17 - 12/17/17 - 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 eac ...

December 1-3, 2017, starts at dusk on December 1 Decem...
Hours: 5:30 pm
You can purchase these beautiful Luminarias at our onli...
Area: Central (Inside I-410)
Downtown River Walk, San Antonio, Texas
12/1/17 - Festival of Angels - City of Schertz

The City of Schertz invites you to kick off the holiday season at the annual Festival of Angels event on Friday, December 1. Located at the Hal Baldwi ...

12/1/17
Hours: 6 pm - 10 pm
Free
Area: East of I-410
1400 Schertz Pkwy, Schertz, Texas, 78154
12/1/17 - Light The Night Christmas Parade & AfterGlow

Join us for this illuminated night parade celebrating the beauty and spirit of Christmas in Fredericksburg! The Parade, live-broadcast on CBS Austin, ...

12/1/17
Hours: 3 pm - 9 pm
Area: North of I-410
Main Street, Fredericksburg, Texas
12/1/17 - Lighting of the Lights - City of Helotes

The City of Helotes will host its annual Lighting of the Lights event on Friday, December 1 at City Hall. Festivities begin at 6 p.m. This free event ...

12/1/17
Hours: 6 pm - 9 pm
Free
Area: West of I-410
City of Helotes 12951 Bandera Rd, Helotes, Texas, 78023
12/10/17 - 15th Annual Carols by Candlelight

Share in the Christmas spirit with the 15th annual Carols by Candlelight hosted by the Mission Point Christian Church. This free concert will highligh ...

12/10/17
Hours: 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Free
Area: Central (Inside I-410)
418 Villita St, San Antonio, Texas, 78205
12/10/17 - Breakfast with Santa - The Pod Restaurant

Santa Claus is coming to town and he's making a special stop at The Pod! Join us on Sunday December 10th for a Christmas celebration perfect for the w ...

Santa: Dining
12/10/17
Hours: 9 am
Kids 2-10 - $12/person Adults - $15/person
Area: North of I-410
pin Hide Map The Pod Restaurant 18745 Redland Rd, San Antonio, Texas, 78259
12/10/17 - Christmasville, Texas (Castle Hills)

Christmasville, Texas is a FREE family-oriented event that encourages your community participation. It is an environment where all are welcome and com ...

12/10/17
Hours: 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Free
Christmasville-Leon Springs, San Antonio, Texas
12/10/17 - Conspirare Christmas 2017

Conspirare Christmas 2017 The Tobin Center | H-E-B Performance Hall December 10, 2017 at 7:30 PM Tickets: $20, $25, $42, $65, and $75 Tobin Ce ...

12/10/17
Hours: 7:30 pm
$20, $25, $42, $65, and $75
Area: Central (Inside I-410)
Tobin Center for the Performing Arts 100 Auditorium Cir, San Antonio, Texas, 78205
12/10/17 - Winter Art Day - Artful Start

Join us on Sunday, December 10th for a free afternoon of cookies, crafts, and winter fun! Children with any disabilities and their families are welcom ...

12/10/17
Hours: 2 pm - 4 pm
Area: Central (Inside I-410)
Launch San Antonio 600 Soledad St, San Antonio, Texas, 78205
12/12/17 -12/17/17 - Irving Berlin's White Christmas

The uplifting story and beloved songs of Bing Crosby' movie White Christmas have been enjoyed by families for generations. Now, you can continue the t ...

December 12 - 17, 2017
Hours: 2:00 PM, 7:30 PM and 8:00 PM
Visit website for various prices
Area: Central (Inside I-410)
226 East Houston Street, San Antonio, Texas, 78205
12/15/17 - Christmas Felt Faith Puppet Show

Join us for an evening of family fun and a spectacular Puppet Show in Bayless Hall. Shows are 20 to 30 minutes and 90% of the show is performed in bla ...

12/15/17
Hours: 6:30 pm, 7:30 pm, 8:30 pm
Free
Area: East of I-410
Windcrest United Methodist Church 8101 Midcrown Dr, San Antonio, Texas, 78239
12/16/17 - 12/17/17 - Corpse Bride Christmas Photo's

This amazing opportunity has been brought by Nerds for a Cause , Come get your Christmas pictures with Victor , Emily and Scraps ! ! At the Nightmare ...

12/16/17 - 12/17/17
Hours: 10 am
4x6 Pictures are a 10.00 donation and the 13x19 Poster ...
Area: North of I-410
4522 Fredericksburg Rd, San Antonio, Texas, 78201
12/16/17 - Holiday Open House - Spring Creek Gardens

HO HO HO! We are all dressed up and ready for the holidays! Come celebrate the spirit of Christmas with us as we enjoy wine tastings, hot cocoa, games ...

12/16/17
Hours: 8 am - 6 pm
$5
Area: North of I-410
11355 US Highway 281 N, Spring Branch, Texas, 78070
12/16/17 - Santa Claus is Coming to Lexus - North Park Lexus at Dominion

Santa Claus is coming to Lexus Dominion on Saturday, December 16th from 12pm to 4pm and you're invited! Take your picture with Santa and don't forget ...

12/16/17
Hours: 12 pm - 4 pm
Free
Area: North of I-410
21531 Interstate 10 W Frontage Road, San Antonio, Texas, 78257