If you're wondering what to do to keep the children and/or the Holiday visitors busy during the weeks prior to and after December 25th, here's a list of Light Displays, in and around San Antonio, TX.
If you enjoy Holiday Light Displays, you can't miss this one! It's been going on since the 1950's and is listed as one of the best places in the country to enjoy Light Displays during the Holidays.
Windcrest is adjacent to the I-35/Loop 410 interchange, about 15 minutes from downtown San Antonio. The Windcrest LightUp begins on December 14th and runs thru New Year's Eve.
The City of Windcrest holds a contest to select the most beautifully decorated homes within various categories.
Christmas Lights in Downtown San Antonio
More than 200,000 Christmas lights illuminate the San Antonio River Walk beginning the day after Thanksgiving thru January 1st.
From November 23, 2007 thru January 6, 2008. See the "Biggest Christmas Tree in Texas" - over 100 ft. tall; also see Santa, The Majesty of Christmas, Magical Musical Lights set to the season's most cherished hits, including live Holiday Entertainment - "Have Yourself a Mariachi Christmas" and "Happy Holidays".
This is the 22nd Annual Light the Way Celebration a driving tour through the UIW Campus. This annual event runs from November 17, 2007 through January 6, 2008.
Just 30 minutes outside San Antonio on Interstate 35, one mile south of San Marcos between Posey Road and York Creek, drive through a mile long road of displays with over a million lights.
From November 9, 2007 thru December 30, 2007
Sunday thru Thursday from 6:00 pm til 10:00 pm
Friday & Saturday from 6:00 pm til 11:00 pm
Location - 9561 I-35 North in New Braunfels
Admission $17 per car -- Season passes $35
Phone: (830) 743-1293
This is an 86 acre working ranch and authentic 1800's Western town with a collection of exotic animals, only 25 minutes from San Antonio.
Date: 12/22/07 - 12/23/07
Hours: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location: 242 Hwy 46 West in Boerne
Admissions: Adults - $10, Kids 3- 12 - $5, Kids under 3 - Free
Phone: (830) 249-8222
If you know of displays not listed here, please add the information in the comment section and I'll add it to the list.