Christmas Activities in Austin, Texas

Christmas ActivitiesAustin is getting ready for Christmas just like you! The area is preparing to get into the holiday spirit and have a holly jolly Christmas that will hopefully beat out last year, which was a ton of fun. To do this, there are a lot of Christmas events going on in and around Austin to celebrate. Check out these events, and be sure to make it out to as many as you can!

Armadillo Christmas Bazaar

Come out to enjoy 11 days of shopping as you explore different options from national and local art, handmade gifts, stocking stuffers, and more. Starting on the 14th, this event will go until Christmas Eve. There will be live music from the Armadillo stage, and drinks from a full bar. This event usually attracts about 40,000 shoppers each year, and it is one of the longest running art and music festivals in Austin. Don’t miss out on the best and largest Armadillo Christmas Bazaar 2016!

Annual Holiday Lights & Ice

Enjoy wonderful scenery full of twinkling lights and festive activities as you skate on this indoor rink. This will for sure get you in the holiday spirit as you have a great view of the beautiful Hill Country. Part of the proceeds will go to the Make-A-Wish® Central & South Texas. There are 4,000 square feet of ice rink and a special “Light the Night” production happening on the 16th. Be sure to get your ice skate on when you come and to this event.

Austin’s New Year

If you missed out on the Christmas event going on then don’t worry. The New Year is right around the corner and Austin has you covered for that as well. Come out on New Year’s Eve to enjoy this alcohol-free, family-friendly event that will give you the perfect taste of Austin. It will display and celebrate the diversity of our wonderful city by showing off the creativity through visual art, jugglers, storytellers, fire dancers, and other amazing performances. Don’t miss out on this entertaining event meant for the whole family.

Attend a December Event!

Be sure to make it out to at least one of these fantastic events that your city is putting on. There is sure to be something that will interest even the pickiest of event goers at each of these. Be sure to drive your Volkswagen there, and stop by Onion Creek Volkswagen on the way for all your vehicle needs and question. Our professionals are highly trained in taking care of Volkswagens, and you can get you back on the road in no time.