Upcoming Events & Holidays!
We want to help you #CelebrateAlways so we’ve put together an awesome list of upcoming holidays with tips on local ways to celebrate! Did you know that the Boerne Visitors Center has an amazing website with even more upcoming events in the Boerne area? It’s true! They, also, have a regular blob (just like mine) that has the scoop on what all is going on around town.
Nov 13th- January 2nd
The Jones CHRISTmas Ranch
Load up the car and drive through the hills to experience a ranch-sized lighting and musical display that celebrates the reason for the season. Tickets can be purchased at the door, and season passes are available to extend the fun for the entire season. The show is even brighter this year, as they have added more and now have 3 million lights!
Friday & Saturday 6-11 PM
Open til midnight the week of Christmas! $30 per vehicle, $75 Season Pass . Visit website for more details.
Tune to 94.5 FM to watch the lights come alive.
Nov 26th - Dec 23rd
Old West Christmas Light fest
Old West Christmas Light Fest brings the holiday season to life with holiday magic and family fun under the beautiful star-filled Texas sky at Enchanted Springs Ranch. Featuring more than 40 Old West buildings glowing in the midst of more than 2 million twinkling lights, come stroll through and enjoy the perfect Hill Country Christmas, with dazzling lights and family fun around the campfire, with hot chocolate, beer, wine and more. And be sure to visit Santa’s Holly Jolly Herd of longhorns ready to pull his sleigh across Texas.
Click here for more information.
Boerne’s Stocking Stroll is one of the area’s most popular shopping events! Your $30 ticket gets you a tote bag and a ticket showing the 25 participating stores where you will collect special gifts from each as you stroll along the historic Hill Country Mile and beyond. You must have your ticket and event bag with you at the event to collect your gifts! Your admission helps sponsor Dickens on Main, the Hill Country’s premier holiday event.
Friday December 1, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturday December 2, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
You may attend either or both days!
Only 200 total tickets are available and will be released for sale on Wednesday, November 1 on the Boerne Parks & Recreation website. Release time is TBD!
December 1st - 3rd
The highlight of Weihnachts Weekend is the 36th annual Weihnachts Parade taking place Saturday, December 2, at 6 p.m., when downtown will light up with nearly 100 floats spreading holiday cheer along Boerne’s Main Street. Bring a chair if you’d like to sit along the parade route, or enjoy strolling up and down the Hill Country Mile all evening! Our shops, breweries, bistros and more will be open late, with plenty of opportunities to grab a drink, sweet treat or snack. Be sure to make reservations for meals and lodging where available during these busy nights!
December 8th -10th
A Toast of Olde Town
December9th - 10th
Christmas Market Days
The annual Christmas Market will be bustling with over 130 artisans, craftsmen, handmade and resale items, arts, crafts, jewelry, antiques, collectables, food, music, chic wearables, seasonal decor, and more. Holiday lights, snow machines, and famly fun abound.
Cowboy Christmas Market
Kinder Fest Weekend
It’s Chrsitmas vacation! Bring the kids for a weekend full of Christmas fun! The Dickensian era was beautiful, but on this child-friendly weekend, everyone is encouraged to show off theis ugly Christmas Sweaters, silly Christmas pajamas, and Whoville hairdos.
Cookie Crawl– Friday & Saturday, 10am-5pm (tickets go on sale 11/15, $25)
Santa Scavenger Hunt– Friday & Saturday, 10am-5pm (Free)
Photos with Santa– Saturday- The Pearl Antler, 10am-5pm, first come first serve, $25 per sitting.
Cowboy Christmas Market Days– Saturday, 10am-5pm & Sunday, 10am-4pm