This year, I managed to explore a couple of Austin holiday events and pop-ups. Austin has so many fun light shows, shopping opportunities, and tasty holiday food and drinks… I did my best to visit what I could. I’ve already written about the wonderful ZACH Theatre’s “A Christmas Carol” and the massive Trail of Lights. In … More Austin Holiday Round-Up (2019)
I have to admit – I was not looking forward to going to the play. I’m a school administrator and, as anyone in education knows, the stretch between late September and Thanksgiving is BRUTAL. So when I made it home from school on Friday, FINALLY on Thanksgiving break, the last thing I wanted to do … More “A Christmas Carol” at ZACH Theatre
We are DEEP into the holiday season, y’all. If you find yourself not quite in the spirit yet (it happens, with the stress and craziness of work sometimes), treat yourself to some Trail of Lights tickets! Self-care, right? I first visited in 2016 and it’s still as magical today. I was lucky enough to explore the … More Your Comprehensive Guide to the Austin Trail of Lights.
Last night, the very wonderful “Adult Culture Task Force” at school planned a trip to Winter Wonderland at Circuit of the Americas. I’d never been the COTA before and it sounded like a nice way to kick of the holiday spirit! The bus driver we had was pretty awesome. His bus is totally decked out … More Winter Wonderland at Circuit of the Americas
Not ready to give up the holiday spirit yet? You have until January 8th to visit San Antonio’s Holiday Magic Festival of Lights! There are a ton of impressive light displays, all with the theme of “East meets West.” Located at Retama park, there’s a lot to explore. There are themed performances, ‘snow’ you can … More San Antonio Festival of Lights