Austin November 25, 2018
The Historic Small Town Near Austin That’s Even More Magical During The Holidays
Take a day trip over to Bastrop, Texas and experience the magic. There’s always something jolly happening in this small town. From dazzling parades to fabulous shopping adventures, Bastrop knows how to keep the winter season merry and bright. This historic small town near Austin is even more magical during the holidays.
Bastrop is only thirty miles east of Austin, but it'll make you feel like you've escaped into a lovely vacation.
Here, things move slowly. There's a sense of peace everywhere you go, and you'll fall in love with the small town charm.
During Christmastime, Bastrop glistens with lights.
Holiday cheer is everywhere you turn. These magical lights will illuminate the city for weeks, and they'll fill you with the holly jolly spirit. Be sure to walk over to the Colorado River and see the lights twinkle in the water. This wonderful display lasts until December 22nd.
Even the Grinch loves a Lost Pines Christmas!
There's something exciting happening almost every day. You'll feel your heart grow when you step onto the historic main street.
On December 8th, a spectacular display will take over downtown Bastrop.
You won't want to miss this year's extravagant holiday parade. This holiday tradition will definitely put a smile on your face.
Gape at over 100 floats!
There's no limit to the creativity at the Lost Pines Christmas Parade. This year's spectacle kicks off at 6 pm.
Snow in Texas? You have to see it to believe it.
Come by Fisherman's Park on December 8th for a magical white Christmas. No matter how warm it is that day, you'll be able to frolic in the fluffy snow. Kids love exploring the play area, and there will also be games, face painting, and balloon animals. This events takes place from noon to 5 pm.
Stroll through the beautiful boutiques and search for the perfect gift.
On December 15th, these downtown stores get even more exciting. You'll find plenty of holiday specials and pop up shops along Main Street, and you're certain to come across that perfect stocking stuffer.
Magic is all around you in Bastrop.
Eager for more Winter time fun? This
charming town near Austin transforms into a whimsical Christmas village every year.