Donation of an unwrapped toy grants admission for one ride a carriage around Downtown. 6:30-10pm.
Fire Station at Fifth & Trinity, 243-0044
Local businesses, churches, and organizations will be lousy with holiday lights and decorations so come out and get a good look. Shuttles are available at the nearby Cabela's if you want to avoid the parking hassle. Dec. 12-20, 6-10pm. Free.
Historic Stagecoach Park, 880 Main St., Buda
This local coffee shop has been stepping up its holiday light game for years. Every hour the lights and music explode with the spirit of the holidays. Through Jan. 1, 6pm-12mid. Free.
Don't have a job or have an understanding boss? Take some time to get in a quick ride and a bite to eat along the way. Wednesdays, 11:45am.
Santa's tired of waiting for global warming to catch up at the North Pole. He's spending most of his pre-Christmastime among the 1.5 million lights of Santa's Ranch. Why not join him? Through Dec. 30, 6-10pm. $24 per car.
9561 N. I-35, New Braunfels (two miles south of Tanger Outlet Mall)
It isn't easy getting into a Winter Wonderland mood in Texas. This little frozen oasis can help you forget about climate change for a little while. $10.
Bring your mat and a desire to get your Vinyasa flowed right. Every weekday, 8am. Free.
The Carver is the first museum in the nation to feature a permanent exhibit honoring Juneteenth. Up all year round, the museum's core exhibit is dedicated to the history and evolution of Juneteenth, told through a combination of visual and interactive activities. Mon.-Fri., 10am-4pm. Free.