Organizers will kick off the 50th lighting of the Zilker Holiday Tree at 6: 00 p. m. Sunday, with the winner of the 2016 Zilker Holiday Tree drawing contest turning on the lights. Home News The Austin Trail of Lights is a community-wide celebration of the unique spirit and people that make up Austin. Holiday activities, more than 40 displays, & 2 million lights, make up a. The Annual Trail of Lights Fun Run, a 2. 1-mile course which takes thousands of fun runners through the sights of the Austin Trail of Lights, ending with a celebration in the center of Zilker Park - the Finish Line Festival and Expo.
Revisit the 2017 Trail of Lights and get ready for 2018! 2017 HIGHLIGHTS. Media Assets. Find out when the Trail of Lights will return to Zilker Park for 2017. A Christmas play, the Trail of Lights and 6 other things to do in Central Austin this weekend, Dec. 1-3. See Who's Going to Austin Trail of Lights 2018 in Austin, TX!
Austin Trail of Lights began in 1965 and has grown to be one of Austin’s most loved holiday traditions. The two-week event takes place at Zilker Park and includes 1. 25 miles of lights, fun, food and entertainment for the entire community. We couldn’t wait any longer to share the news! 2018 Austin Trail of Lights dates have been released! With 14 nights in the beautiful Zilker Park, 2018 is going to be better than ever!
From left to right: 10-year-old Jonathan Salazar views the Capitol Christmas tree Dec. 23, 1991; Austin cable Visions employees string lights on the Capitol Christmas tree Dec. 4, 1990; and city employee Murrel Wheeler guides a string of lights up the Moontower in Zilker Park in an undated photo. It takes an estimated 15, 000 hours and 1, 500 volunteers to put together Austin's Trail of Lights.
Located in the Texas capital's Zilker Park, the popular light show has been going on more than 50 years. REGISTRATION BEGINS AUGUST 28, 2018 2018 FUN RUN DETAILS Walk or Run. Then Have Some Fun! Run, Jog, or Stroll a 2. 1 Mile, Untimed Course - Starting at the Zilker Holiday Tree near Barton Springs Pool and moving through Austin's beloved Trail of Lights.
San Antonio's lush Christmas display may have taken a different vibe this year with the 55-foot White Fur moving to Travis Park, but that just means there are more destinations to. The Zilker Tree stands 155 feet tall and is composed of 39 streamers, each holding 81 multicolored, 25-watt bulbs - totaling 3, 309 lights. At the top of the tree, a double star measures 10 feet from point to point. The double star displays 150 frosted bulbs. This unique spiral pattern of lights was created by City of Austin electricians.
Dec 22, 2017 · About Zilker Park Walking Tour You could spend a lifetime living in Austin and never get bored of Zilker Park and Barton Springs, but if you're visiting and only have a day or a few, Walking Tours of Austin offers a comprehensive rundown of Zilker's history and all there is to do around the park. Announced today are the dates and new attractions of this year’s Austin Trail of Lights, the long-running lights display held at Zilker Park.
Following Nov. 25’s annual tree lighting ceremony. Lady Bird Lake serves as one of the best places in Austin to kayak, canoe and stand up paddle board. Wrapped around the lake is, the Lady Bird Hike and Bike Trail, one of the best places in downtown Austin to walk, jog, run or bike. The Austin Trail of Lights has been an Austin tradition since 1965!
For two weeks this December, take in 2 million twinkling lights during a 2. 1 mile stroll through city staple Zilker Park! Many come for the amazing light displays, but stay for the dozens of food trucks, live. The Austin Trail of Lights is a community-wide celebration of the unique spirit and people that make up Austin. Holiday activities, more than 40 displays, & 2 million lights, make up a deeply. 2018 Fun Run. Fest, " a gift to the city of Austin from Austin Parks and Recreation Department, has now.
Zilker ParkDecember 2018. Dec 13, 2017. Check out Austin Trail of Lights 2017 at Zilker Park in Austin on December 13, 2017 and get detailed info for the event - tickets, photos, video. Today, the Trail of Lights is one of the three largest events in Austin and receives national accolades while. Zilker Park; Austin, TX; Tel: (512) 970-8891. Aug 24, 2018. The lights will continue 7-10 p. m. Dec.
11-23 in Zilker Park. Children younger than 12 are always free. Seven out of the other 14 nights also will. In 2012, the Zilker Tree is lit each evening from 6 p. m. to 12 midnight until.
of Lights event nights - see event website for details, ticket, pre-paid parking, etc.