This One Strange Austin Tradition Is A Complete Mystery But It’s Awesome Anyway
Black Friday brings hordes of eager shoppers to the strip malls and department stores, but that’s not the only thing heralding the holiday season. As you drive along the winding Capital of Texas Highway 360 loop, you’ll see shimmering tinsel, vibrant bows, and glistening stars. Austinites have decorated these majestic cedar trees for years, and nobody is quite sure how this festive tradition took root. This one strange Austin tradition is a complete mystery, but it’s awesome anyway.
Elisa is a passionate travel writer with over five years of experience. After graduating with a B.F.A in acting from Oklahoma City University, Elisa earned a M.A in mass communication From Texas State University. When she's not writing about all of the amazing places throughout the U.S., she can be heard singing with her band.