Tuesday, November 12, 2013


10 FUN Holiday Events in San Antonio, TX ~ 2013

The Holidays are soon upon us!  And the city of San Antonio really knows how to celebrate the Holiday Season.  Check out these fun events going on there in November & December!

10 FUN Holiday Events in San Antonio, TX

Santa's Ranch
November 1, 2013 - January 4, 2014
A drive-thru Christmas Light Park is located just 30 minutes south of Austin on I-35.  With over 1 million lights and 100 displays & animations, the one mile drive thru park is seen from the comfort of your own vehicle.

SeaWorld's Christmas Celebration
November 23 - December 30, 2013
See San Antonio's favorite park get dressed up for the Holidays with special decorations, Holiday-themed shows, hot cocoa, Santa Claus and more! Christmas Celebration is included with the park admission.

The Nutcracker
November 29 - December 8, 2013
This classic tale comes to life with Ballet San Antonio and the San Antonio Symphony.  It's the perfect family traditional Christmas show. Get your tickets now.  If you miss these performances, you can see the Moscow Ballet perform The Great Russian Nutcracker at the end of the month at The Majestic too. 

Ford Holiday River Parade & Lightning Ceremony
November 29, 2013 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Christmas in San Antonio would not be complete with out time spent seeing the River Walk dressed in twinkly lights.  And the River Parade is such a fun event to kick-start the season off.  If you miss the parade, make sure to come down and enjoy nightly River Boat Caroling

A Wonderland Christmas
Fridays & Saturdays November 29 - December 21, 2013
On Weekend nights leading up to Christmas, head to Morgan's Wonderland for a special twinkly-lights & music show, a petting zoo, Santa Claus, and more.

Kid's Gingerbread
December 6 - 7 & 15, 2013
With all the fixings, this is the perfect event to build a holiday keepsake.  Choose from a gingerbread house or man and decorate it to your heart's content.  Reserve your seat today!

Santa's Railroad Wonderland
December 7-8, 14-15, 21-22, 28, 2013
Spend an evening here with nighttime train & hay rides, decorated miniature train layouts, and a visit with Choo Choo Claus!

URBAN-15's Holiday Laser Show
December 12 -13, 2013
This "holiday-themed multimedia spectacular of lasers, light effects, and 3D animation choreographed to your favorite holiday carols" sounds amazing! Only 2 performances, so make sure you catch one of them.

Cowboy's Christmas 
December 21- 22, 2013
Experience Christmas "Old West" Style with a live nativity scene, music, puppet shows, caroling, skits, and more.

Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas
December 26 - 29, 2013 
Take the whole family to this whimsical Holiday musical - the story comes to life with amazing sets, costumes, & music!

This is just a few of the tons of great holiday events that are happening in San Antonio this season.  A few other great resources to find more are the San Antonio Mom Blogs and Visit San Antonio website.

Are you looking to see what else is going on in Texas over the Holidays?  Check out these events:

Top 25 Holiday Events in Austin

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