San Antonio

Holiday Lights

This page lists places to see holiday lights, and festivals of light in the San Antonio, Texas area.
Kids San Antonio: Holiday Lights - 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
11/16 - 12/30  Elf Acres

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 ...

November 16- December 230, 2018
Hours: Sunday-Thursday 6:30-10:00pm // Friday-Saturday 6:30-11...
One-time Admission- $27 vehicle Fun Pass (3 times thru)...
Area: West of I-410
Elf Acres 1475 Grosenbacher Rd, San Antonio, Texas, 78245
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 - 12/30 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
11/17 Light the Way Holiday Festival - University of the Incarnate Word

Join us for The University of the Incarnate Word’s (UIW) annual holiday celebration, Light the Way, sponsored by H-E-B! What you can expect: • Ove ...

November 17, 2018
Hours: 3 PM – 9:30 PM
Free
Area: Central (Inside I-410)
4301 Broadway, San Antonio, Texas, 78209
11/17 Light Up the Night Kickoff - JW Marriott

'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 ...

November 17, 2018
Hours: 6 pm - 10 pm
Free
Area: North of I-410
23808 Resort Parkway, San Antonio, Texas, 78261
11/18 Christmas Bazaar and  Lighting -  Providence Catholic School

We will have a craft fair, bbq plates, turkey bingo, performances from the award winning choir and dance teams and drama troupe. The campus lighting w ...

November 18, 2018
Hours: 11 AM – 8 PM
Free Admisson
1215 N Saint Marys St, San Antonio, TX, 78215
11/22 - 12/30 - Old West Christmas Light Fest

A holiday spectacular, Old West Christmas Light Fest brings the holidays to life with drive-thru light displays and an Old West town filled with light ...

The 2018 event is open each Thursday through Sunday eve...
Hours: 6 PM- 10 PM
Tickets purchased online are $15 per adult and $10 per ...
Area: North of I-410
242 State Highway 46 W, Boerne, Texas, 78006
11/23 - 01/01 - PEC Holiday Lights

In a tradition more than 27 years old, PEC’s headquarters will be illuminated throughout the holiday season as part of the annual Johnson City Lights ...

Nov 23, 2018 - Jan 1, 2019
Hours: 6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
FRee
201 South Avenue F, Johnson City, TX, 78636
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
11/27 Holiday Tree Lighting - City of Schertz

The halls will be decked and sounds of holiday carolers will fill the air at the City of Schertz annual Holiday Tree Lighting. Enjoy caroling and refr ...

November 27, 2018
Hours: 6 PM – 6:30 PM
Free
Area: North of I-410, East of I-410
1400 Schertz Pkwy, Schertz, TX, 78154
11/27 Lights of Esperanza - Texas A&M University-San Antonio

Come and join us for our 2018 Lights of Esperanza celebration! Enjoy ice skating, a snow slide, pictures with General Claus, Disney's "Prep and Landin ...

November 27, 2018
Hours: 6 PM – 8 PM
Free
Area: South of I-410
One University Way, San Antonio, TX, 78224
11/29 Holiday Tree Lighting + Jazz - La Cantera Resort & Spa

Perfect for the entire family, this holiday event will feature holiday kid’s activities, festive cocktails, holiday treats, and The Master of Ceremoni ...

November 29, 2018
Hours: 7 PM – 9 PM
16641 La Cantera Pkwy, San Antonio, TX, 78256
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 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 - 12/29 Holiday Lights Tour

Experience stories of the rich holiday traditions from Germany, Spain, Mexico, and Colonial Texas! Have a warm holiday beverage at Bier Garten Riverwa ...

Dec 1 - Dec 29, 2018 (Fridays & Select Saturdays
Hours: 7 PM
From $40
Area: Central (Inside I-410)
300 Alamo Plz, San Antonio, TX, 78205
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
12/04 Tree Lighting -  City of Universal City

Enjoy a night of free activities including Songs of the Season performed by Escondido Elementary Choir and SA Sound, Selections from The Nutcracker Pe ...

December 4, 2018
Hours: 6 PM – 8 PM
Free
Area: East of I-410
2150 Universal City Blvd, Universal City, TX, 78148
12/07 Light The Night Christmas Parade & AfterGlow

For 20+ years, light, motion and holiday spirit have blended together to create this signature lighted parade down Fredericksburg's historic Main Stre ...

December 7, 2018
Hours: 6:30 PM – 9 PM
$17
Area: North of I-410
Main Street, Fredericksburg, Texas, 78624
12/08  Annual Light Up Celebration - City of Windcrest

Windcrest is hosting its annual Light Up on Saturday, December 8th from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM at City Hall. Join us for hot cocoa and carols as we celebr ...

December 8, 2018
Hours: 6 PM – 9 PM
Free
Area: East of I-410
8601 Midcrown Dr, Windcrest, Texas, 78239
12/15 Christmas Tree Trail - The Strip

View Custom Christmas trees under the lights while enjoying photos with Santa and alcohol tastings.

December 15, 2018
Hours: 9AM - 12AM
Area: Central (Inside I-410)
North Main Avenue, San Antonio, TX, 78212