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Dates: 
12/01/2017
Time: 
6:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m

Location:

Heritage Oak Park
875 Quest Parkway
Cedar Park, TX, 78613
United States

Phone:

512-401-5508

Tree Lighting & Santa's Workshop

Enjoy the lighting of the tree, live music, carriage rides, games & prizes, inflatables, photos with Santa (bring your own camera), and arts & crafts projects. Admission is free.
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Dates: 
11/22/2017
11/24/2017
11/25/2017

Location:

301 Nature Center Drive
Austin, TX, 78746
United States

Phone:

512-974-3888.
Time: 
all day

Masters of the Night-The True Story of Bats

Visit a touring exhibit featuring special effects, interactive displays, and a Gothic castle.
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Dates: 
12/01/2017

Organization:

Toybrary Austin

Location:

7817 Rockwood Lane
Austin, TX, 78757
United States

Phone:

512-765-4174
Time: 
10:30 am

PEEPS Story time and book signing at Toybrary

The craft idea is to create a snowman and reindeer peep worksheet for kids to either sponge paint or color. Sponge PEEPS Winter Scene project after the reading.
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Dates: 
12/03/2017

Location:

713 Congress Ave
Austin, TX, 78701
United States

Phone:

(512) 472-2901
Time: 
1:00PM

Mr. Popper’s Penguins

Painter and decorator by day, Mr. Popper spends his time dreaming of Antarctic adventures. He is astounded when one day a packing crate arrives on his doorstep and a penguin waddles out! With original songs and performing penguin puppets, this delightful, action packed musical adaptation of Richard and Florence Atwater’s popular book (also made into a Hollywood film starring Jim Carrey) is the perfect holiday treat for the whole family.
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Dates: 
12/02/2017

Location:

1011 S. Bagdad
Leander, TX, 78641
United States

Phone:

(512) 259-5259
Time: 
10 am - 12 pm

30th Anniversary and Holiday Open House

2017 marks 30 years for Leander Public Library and the whole community is invited to celebrate with us on Saturday morning, December 2nd, from 10:00 - noon!
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Dates: 
12/02/2017

Organization:

Downtown Austin

Location:

211 East 7th Street, Suite 818
Austin , TX, 78701
United States

Phone:

512-469-0476
Time: 
5-9 pm

Holiday Sing-Along and Downtown Stroll

Ring in the season at the annual Holiday Sing-Along and Downtown Stroll on Saturday, December 2 from 5-9 pm.
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Dates: 
11/25/2017
11/26/2017

Location:

810 S Austin Ave
Georgetown, TX, 78626
United States

Phone:

(512) 869-7469
Time: 
varies

Annie

Leapin’ Lizards! Don't miss the family favorite, ANNIE, which includes such unforgettable songs as “It’s the Hard Knock Life,” “Easy Street,” “I Don’t Need Anything But You,” plus the eternal anthem of optimism, “Tomorrow.”
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Dates: 
12/02/2017

Location:

100 Courthouse Square A-101
Center, TX, 75935
United States

Phone:

(936) 598-3682
Time: 
6pm-8pm

Santa’s Christmas Parade

Established holiday tradition of grand celebration with fun and excitement for everyone. The parade will feature a special Grand Marshal, lighted holiday floats, marching bands, and of course, Santa Claus himself!
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Dates: 
12/02/2017
12/03/2017

Organization:

City of Buda, TX

Location:

121 Main St. PO Box 1380
Buda, TX, 78610
United States

Phone:

5122957170
Time: 
see website

Budafest

Kick-off the holiday season!
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Dates: 
11/22/2017
11/24/2017
11/25/2017

Location:

201 San Marcos Springs Drive
San Marcos, TX, 78666
United States

Phone:

512.245.9200
Time: 
Check-in begins at 4:45pm

Merry at Meadows Holiday Glass-bottom boat Tours

Join The Meadows Center for a special Merry at Meadows Holiday Glass-bottom boat tour! Guests will enjoy the lights and sounds of the holidays on a 45-minute holiday themed tour at Spring Lake. Complimentary cookies and hot beverages will be provided.
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Dates: 
11/25/2017
11/26/2017
12/02/2017
Time: 
varies

Location:

EmilyAnn Theatre & Gardens
1101 FM 2325
Wimberley, TX, 78676
United States

Phone:

(512) 847-6969

A Christmas Carol (Children's Theatre Series)

Join us for one of our interactive children's shows this season! The Children's Theatre Series is composed of four 40-minute interactive shows that are sure to delight audience members ages 2-102. The wonderfully costumed adult actors bring each tale to live in our indoor Burdine Johnson Studio Theatre. The 2017 Children's Series is sponsored by The Leaning Pear and St. Stephen's Episcopal School.
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Dates: 
11/29/2017

Organization:

City of Kyle

Location:

100 W. Center Street
Kyle, TX, 78640
United States

Phone:

(512) 262-3927
Time: 
4:30 - 9:00 pm

Santa's Arrival & Tree Lighting Ceremony

Since 1999, Kyle has invited Santa to take part in the Tree Lighting event in downtown. The Wednesday after Thanksgiving, November 29, 2017, the City of Kyle welcomes Santa to town.
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Dates: 
11/24/2017

Organization:

The Long Center

Location:

701 W. Riverside Drive
Austin, TX, 78701
United States

Phone:

512-474-5664
Time: 
10:00 am

LONG CENTER PRESENTS SANTA ON THE TERRACE

The Long Center welcomes Santa Claus back to our City Terrace for the holiday event of the year, Santa on the Terrace, November 24th.
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Dates: 
11/25/2017
11/26/2017
12/02/2017

Location:

401 E. Whitestone Blvd., Ste C-100
Cedar Park, TX, 78613
United States

Phone:

512.477.8468
Time: 
Departs 10:00 AM, Returns 12:30 PM, Departs 2:00 PM, Returns 4:30 PM, and Departs 6:00 PM, Returns 8:30 PM.

North Pole Flyer

Come celebrate the 10th Anniversary of the North Pole Flyer train ride with us in 2017!
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Dates: 
12/01/2017
12/02/2017
12/03/2017

Location:

600 N. Lee St.
Round Rock, TX, 78664
United States

Phone:

512.763.7228
Time: 
varies

Peter Pan

Second star to the right and straight on till morning, join Sam Bass theatre as we venture into the land of magic and imagination with J.M. Barrie’s classic children’s play Peter Pan. This production brings back classical theatrical convention and uses imagination to bring to life flying children, pirates, fairies, mermaids, and Indian princesses. Join Wendy, John, and Michael Darling on a daring adventure into Neverland directed by Robyn Conner and featuring an all-star cast of seasoned professionals and members of the Sam Bass Theatre Youth Guild.
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Dates: 
12/13/2017
12/17/2017

Location:

810 S Austin Ave
Georgetown, TX, 78626
United States

Phone:

(512) 869-7469
Time: 
varies

101 Dalmatians Kids

Come watch our youngest performers ages 6-9! Based on the classic animated film, Disney's 101 Dalmatians KIDS is a fur-raising adventure featuring Cruella De Vil, Disney's most outrageous villain, and 101 of the most adorable heroes to set their paws onstage. ​Pet owners, Roger and Anita, live happily in London with their Dalmatians, Pongo, and Perdita, stalwart dogs devoted to raising their puppies. Everything is quiet until Anita's former classmate, the monstrous Cruella De Vil, plots to steal the puppies for her new fur coat. The Dalmatians rally all the dogs of London for a daring rescue of the puppies from Cruella and her bumbling henchmen. ​101 Dalmatians KIDS performs Wednesday, December 13, at 7:00 pm and Sunday, December 17 at 6:00 pm on the Springer Stage. Tickets are $5.
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Dates: 
11/24/2017
11/25/2017
12/02/2017

Organization:

Zach Theatre

Location:

1510 Toomey Rd
Austin, TX, 78704
United States

Phone:

512-476-0541 x1
Time: 
varies

The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe

Journey through the Wardrobe to Narnia for an imaginative adventure to help Aslan defeat the White Queen! With just two actors and a lot of theatre magic, this classic tale comes to life in a way never before experienced. Age recommendation: Five and up Runtime: One hour and twenty minutes including intermission
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Dates: 
12/07/2017
12/10/2017

Location:

810 S Austin Ave
Georgetown, TX, 78626
United States

Phone:

(512) 869-7469
Time: 
varies

The Odd Couple: Female Version

Unger and Madison are at it again! Florence Unger and Olive Madison, that is, in Neil Simon's hilarious contemporary comic classic: the female version of The Odd Couple. Instead of the poker party that begins the original version, Ms. Madison has invited the girls over for an evening of Trivial Pursuit. The Pidgeon sisters have been replaced by the two Constanzuela brothers. But the hilarity remains the same. The Odd Couple: Female Version will perform Thursday, December 7 at 7:00 pm and Sunday, December 10 at 6:00 pm at the Palace Playhouse. All tickets $5.
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Dates: 
12/02/2017

Location:

507 East 10th Street
Austin, TX, 78768
United States

Phone:

(512) 467-4569
Time: 
11.00 AM to 5.00 PM

Christmas Market

Enjoy our German-Texan Annual Christmas Market this December 2nd., 2017.
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Dates: 
11/25/2017
11/26/2017
11/27/2017
Time: 
6:00-9:00 p.m. (Sunday-Thursday); 6:00-10:00 p.m. (Friday & Saturday)

Location:

EmilyAnn Theatre & Gardens
1101 FM 2325
Wimberley, TX, 78676
United States

Phone:

(512) 847-6969

2017 Trail of Lights

Come and join us for our 20th annual Trail of Lights Festival!
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Dates: 
11/24/2017

Location:

113 E. 8th St.
Georgetown, TX, 78626
United States

Phone:

(800) 436-8696
Time: 
5:30 p.m

Lighting of the Square

On November 24, come experience the magic as we kick-off the holiday season with our annual Lighting of the Square, traditionally held at 5:30 p.m. the Friday after Thanksgiving!
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Dates: 
12/02/2017

Organization:

City of Elgin

Location:

310 N Main Street PO Box 591
Elgin, TX, 78621
United States

Phone:

512-281-5724
Time: 
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Holiday by the Tracks

Holiday by the Tracks is Sponsored by the Elgin Main Street Board, City of Elgin and the Elgin Chamber of Commerce. Elgin is a Texas Main Street City, since 1990
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Dates: 
11/30/2017
12/01/2017
12/07/2017

Location:

207 West 18th St
Austin, TX, 78701
United States

Phone:

512-472-5436
Time: 
varies

Junie B. Jones in Jingle Bells, Batman Smells

Based on the popular chapter book, ASRT presents Junie B on stage as she struggles to take revenge on her nemesis “tattle-tale” May. This is a hilarious and heartwarming holiday tale.
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Dates: 
11/29/2017

Organization:

Austin City Limits

Location:

310 Willie Nelson Blvd
Austin, TX, 78701
United States

Phone:

(512) 457-5550
Time: 
$39 - $49 // The Peppa Pig Party Pass - $139

Peppa Pig Live!

PEPPA PIG, the #1 Family show of 2016, is back with an action-packed live show featuring your favorite characters as life size puppets and costume characters in PEPPA PIG'S SURPRISE! Come join Peppa, George, Mummy Pig, Daddy Pig and more in an all singing, all-dancing adventure full of songs, games and surprises!
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