Below are some of the events taking place this holiday season in and around Austin. All of these events take place on December 5, 2009. So if you’re looking to share your holiday spirit this afternoon or evening, these are events you should check out!
Texas Capitol Tree Lighting and Sing-Along
A yearly tradition on the south steps of the Capitol building, downtown Austin. Dec 5.
Annual Christmas Stroll in Georgetown
Parade, live entertainment, arts and crafts booth, and more! At Downtown Historic Square in Georgetown. Dec 5, 10am-8pm. www.georgetownholiday.com
Christmas Parade and Tree Lighting in Leander
Fun-filled event with a tree lighting, parade, hayrides, food, and more. City Hall in Leander. Dec 5, 5pm-8pm. www.leandertx.org
Winter’s Eve on the Square in Wimberley
Wimberley Square in Wimberley. Dec 5, 5pm. www.wimberley.org
Arts and crafts show in downtown Buda. Dec 5-6, 10am-5:30pm. www.budafest.org
“The Nutcracker” presented by Ballet Austin
Begins today and runs through Dec 23. The Long Center, Austin. www.balletaustin.org