Out of Town

Dickens on Main

Begin the holiday season in festive mood with snow, carriage rides, Christmas music, live theatre, and shopping. Fri.-Sat., Nov. 23-24.

Boerne, 888/500-0890


Hill Country Christmas Lighting Trail

Take in the sights with special events at selected locations. Nov. 23-Jan. 1.

Bandera, Blanco, Boerne, Burnet, Dripping Springs, Fredericksburg, Johnson City, Kerrville, Llano, Marble Falls, and Wimberley


Holiday Cookie Decorating and German Traditions

Learn German holiday traditions from the 1900s such as cookie decorating, wreath making, tree decorating, candle making, and more. Sat., Nov. 24.

Sauer-Beckmann Living History Farm, Stonewall


Homestead Craft & Children’s Fair

You won’t find a better time than joining the fun for craft demonstrations, homemade ice cream, music, shopping, agricultural exhibits, sausage on a stick and other food items. Fri.-Sun., Nov. 23-25.

Elm Mott (just north of Waco), 254/754-9600


Robison Family Thanksgiving

Join Charlie, Bruce, Robyn, and Kelly Willis for an evening of music and dancing. Begin the day with the South Austin Moonlighters at 1pm. Sat., Nov. 24.

Luckenbach, 888/311-8990


Texas Renaissance Festival

The land of kings, queens, and knights comes alive with daily performances, unique food, arts & crafts, and games of skill. Weekends, Nov. 3-25.

Plantersville, 800/458-3435