With Thanksgiving done for the year, everyone is gearing up for the Christmas season! Austin and it’s surrounding areas have tons of activities for you and your family this year. Here are the best places to see Christmas lights in Austin.
- Mozart’s Light Show-Central Austin Christmas Lights
Mozart’s is a staple in the Austin community. This coffee shop puts on one of the best displays around. It’s a terrific place to see the lights around Lake Austin and cozy up with a warm cup of hot cocoa.
- Lake Austin’s Boat Trail of Lights-Central Austin Christmas Lights
The boat owners really do it up and decorate their boats to compete for the most festive boat around. It’s a must see for families looking to get into the holiday spirit.
- The Capitol Stroll-Downtown Austin Lights
Adorned in glittering lights, the Capitol building is certainly a sight to behold. Check out the tree lighting for the giant Christmas tree for a truly magical evening.
- Trail of LIghts at Zilker Park-Downtown Austin Lights
This incredible show of lights is Austin’s largest. Make sure to kick of the event by seeing the tree lighting of the Zilker tree.
- The Driskill Hotel-Downtown Austin Lights.
One of Austin’s most historical hotels lights up its lobby with a beautiful Christmas tree. There’s also activities for the kids, Santa Claus, and a big Christmas dinner Christmas day.
- Rock’n Lights Holiday Tour-Round Rock
The city of Round Rock puts on a massive display featuring over 2 million lights and 1.5 mile Christmas lights tunnel to drive underneath. It’s sure to be a memorable evening.
What are some of your family’s holiday traditions?