6 Best Holiday Events In and Around Marble Falls
Dec 4, 2019
Creating memories is easy this time of year in Marble Falls, where memorable activities and events lift your spirit and rekindle holiday magic. We’ve selected our top six – all found in and around Marble Falls – and all perfect for any age to experience.
Each is just minutes from Gregg Ranch, Marble Falls’ newest master-planned community launching in 2020. 240 acres and planned for 700 single-family and 250 multi-family residences, at completion it is planned to have an outdoor pool, ramada, barbecue area, shaded play area, bocce ball, horseshoe pits, dog park and 5.5 miles of jogging and biking trails throughout the community.
Experience the 29th annual Walkway of Lights at Lakeside Park in Marble Falls. This magical family-friendly event has a walking path filled with more than two million lights. During the week, let the little ones experience fun adventures in Santa Land. On the weekends, gather up everyone for a timeless picture with Santa.
Dates: November 22, 2019-January 1, 2020.
Times: 6 p.m.-10 p.m. nightly.
Address: 305 Buena Vista Drive, Marble Falls, TX 78654.
Admission: Free. There is a charge for food and Santa photos, which are fundraisers by local nonprofit organizations.
Christmas Market on Main, a spinoff from the regular market that runs throughout the year, is the perfect spot to find local artisan goods and foods. From handmade leather goods, exceptionally carved art and unique home décor, find local artists dedicated to their craft. Take time to try the delicious restaurants surrounding the market in historic downtown Marble Falls.
Dates: December 7, 2019.
Times: 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Address: Main Street, Marble Falls, TX 78654.
Get a better taste of the Texas Hill Country while visiting the Flat Creek Estate winery. During the winter months, experience a wine tasting and tour to get to know the unique Hill Country. Bring the whole family. While the adults enjoy a wine tasting the kids can join in a game of disc golf. If you are looking for a more-intimate setting register for the elevated dining experience, which includes a mini wine tasting and a three-course meal.
Dates: December 9-29, 2019.
Times: 9 a.m.-6 p.m.
Address: 24912 E. Singleton Bend Road, Marble Falls, TX 78654.
Come experience holiday magic with the marvelous talents of Ballet Austin, Ballet Austin Academy and Austin Symphony Orchestra in their performance of the holiday classic “The Nutcracker.” The seasonal classic puts everyone in the mood for the season. Bring the whole family.
Dates: December 7-23, 2019.
Address: 701 W. Riverside Drive, Austin, TX 78704.
You must venture to Austin for this one, but it definitely is among those events where special holiday memories are made. Spend the afternoon with loved ones while eating festive finger sandwiches and your choice of tea, wine or a mimosa. Dressing to impress is encouraged!
Dates: November 3 and 17, 2019.
Times: 4:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m.
Address: 1209 East 11th Street, Austin, TX 78702.
This exciting tradition includes a procession of giant balloons, marching bands and parade floats. Find a spot along the route with your family and kick off the holidays with a big celebration benefitting Operation Blue Santa by bringing new and unwrapped toys for children in need.
Dates: November 30, 2019.
Times: 11 a.m.
Address: 11th and Congress, Austin, TX 78701.
Gregg Ranch, in charming Marble Falls, Texas, is a 240-acre, master-planned community northwest of Austin that is anticipated to be home to approximately 700 single-family and 250 multi-family residences. A central community area with outdoor pool, ramada, barbecue area, shaded play area and bocce ball and horseshoe pits are planned. Gregg Ranch outdoor amenities also include 5.5 miles of jogging and biking trails throughout the community plus a dog park. The community, at State Highways 281 and 71, is a short drive to Lake Marble Falls, Lake LBJ and the famed Texas Lake and Hill Country. Visit http://greggranch.com/ to learn more.