Christmas Wine Affair
This is a must-do experience for anyone who loves wine. More than 35 Hill Country wineries are participating in this holiday tradition worth a toast. These wineries are all around the Texas Hill Country including a few right here in Dripping Springs. The event runs from now until Christmas Eve.
You’ll pick up a Tasting Passport that entitles you to a complimentary tasting at the participating wineries. You can do up to four per day! And it’s also an opportunity to get some great discounts. Visit Christmas Wine Affair for more details and to claim your passport.
Holidays in Gruene
Head to Gruene Historic District for a picturesque stroll where you can get photos with Cowboy Kringle and listen to live music every day at the Gruene Hall, Texas’s oldest dance hall. Photos with Cowboy Kringle require reservations. Gruene Historic District website has the details and everything you need to know and the list of upcoming events.
Sights and Sounds of Christmas
The Sights and Sounds of Christmas is happening right now through the weekend in San Marcos. They have carnival rides, plenty of food options, live performances, and more. The event website has a list of all the attractions and details you need to know before you go.
Wimberley Annual Trail of Lights
Explore almost 8 acres of lighted exhibits at Wimberley’s Annual Trail of Lights. It features live entertainment and complimentary hot chocolate with marshmallows. Santa flies in most nights to greet everyone. They have a lot of different events happening on different dates. View the schedule at the Wimberley Annual Trail of Lights site.
Holidays in the Hills Snowdown
Looking for a magical production of lights and snowflakes? Holiday in the Hills Snowdown on Lady Bird Lawn is the place to be. You will even have a “snowy” Texas photo op! This runs for the entire month of December. Omni Barton Creek Resort has many other activities going on. Explore the website for details and dates.
We wish you happy holidays!