Best Christmas Festival in Texas! http://sights-n-sounds.org Sights and Sounds of Christmas Mon, 18 Jan 2016 14:42:41 +0000 en-US hourly 1 FOUR DAY PASSES http://sights-n-sounds.org/four-day-wristband/ http://sights-n-sounds.org/four-day-wristband/#comments Mon, 10 Nov 2014 08:56:32 +0000 http://sights-n-sounds.org/?p=1421

Gates Open 5PM-11PM Nightly

Purchase Tickets Online

Join thousands of others for four full nights at the Sights & Sounds of Christmas in San Marcos Plaza Park.

ADMISSION PRICING:

During the event you may also redeem your wristband(s) at the “WILL CALL” admission booth located at the main gate during the event. Gates open at 5pm each night.

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ICE SKATING http://sights-n-sounds.org/ice-skating-rink/ http://sights-n-sounds.org/ice-skating-rink/#comments Thu, 09 Oct 2014 03:37:46 +0000 http://sights-n-sounds.org/?p=2264 ICE SKATING RINK!

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The Sights and Sounds of Christmas is bringing even more holiday cheer with a large, simulated ice skating rink. Enjoy skating round and round with family and friends surrounded by millions of Christmas lights and holiday music. Make this season the best ever at the 28th annual Sights & Sounds of Christmas.

Ice skating sessions each run 20 minutes. Cost is $5 per session (5 tokens) and is separate from the Carnival. The rink is located across the river at the basketball courts just behind the Town of Bethlehem.

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PERFORMANCES http://sights-n-sounds.org/performances/ http://sights-n-sounds.org/performances/#respond Tue, 07 Oct 2014 09:04:39 +0000 http://localhost/BeeCrafty/?p=461 Sights and Sounds of Christmas Performance Schedule

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2015 Entertainment Schedule:

Wednesday Dec. 2nd
5:30 Crockett Choir
6:00 Bowie Choir and Folkorico

SANTA LIGHT SHOW
6:30 Goodnight Choir
7:00 Check Presentation

SANTA LIGHT SHOW
7:10 A Country Christmas with The Jason Roberts Band Feat. John Michael and Rick McRae fom George Strait’s Ace in the Hole Band

SANTA LIGHT SHOW
8:40 Texas State Strutters and Cheerleaders
9:10 Miller Jazz Band

SANTA LIGHT SHOW
9:40 SMHS Jazz Band
10:10 SMHS Salsa Band

SANTA LIGHT SHOW

Thursday Dec. 3rd
5:20 Bonham Pre-K Choir
5:45 Hernandez Choir

SANTA LIGHT SHOW
6:10 Travis Choir
6:30 Miller Choir

SANTA LIGHT SHOW
7:00 Midnight Breeze Dance Company
7:30 Mariachi Corvetas – Lupe Ortiz

SANTA LIGHT SHOW
8:00 Check Presentation
8:30 Blue Water Highway Band
10:00 SANTA LIGHT SHOW

Friday Dec. 4th
5:30 Mendez Choir
6:00 First Step and Second Step School
6:30 DeZaval Choir and Dance

SANTA LIGHT SHOW
7:00 Hill Country Youth Choir
7:30 Mariachi Infintil

SANTA LIGHT SHOW
8:00 SMHS Orchestras
8:30 The Echoes

SANTA LIGHT SHOW
9:00 Check Presentation
9:30 Kelsey Lewis Band
10:30 SANTA LIGHT SHOW

Saturday Dec. 5th
5:30 Cindy DeLeon

SANTA LIGHT SHOW
6:00 San Marcos Dance Studio
6:30 7th Day Adventist Youth Choir

SANTA LIGHT SHOW
7:00 A Cappella Unlimited Chorus
7:30 Heart Of Texas Chorus

SANTA LIGHT SHOW
8:00 Lee Colee Studios/ The Black Diamond Cabaret Theatre Young Entertainers Ensemble
8:30 CTBC- Nutcracker Suit

SANTA LIGHT SHOW
9:00 Check Presentation
9:30 Wyser
10:00
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FEATURED ARTIST!

Country Christmas Facebook post

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SANTA APPEARANCES http://sights-n-sounds.org/santa/ http://sights-n-sounds.org/santa/#comments Tue, 07 Oct 2014 09:02:20 +0000 http://localhost/BeeCrafty/?p=456 SEE HOW SANTA ARRIVES!

 

santa claus san marcos sights & sounds helicopterWEDNESDAY: Santa by Helicopter (6:30pm)

Come see Santa and Mrs. Claus on opening night.  Santa will fly in promptly at 6:30pm and land at the back of the park on the soccer fields. Welcome Santa & Mrs. Claus with a warm holiday welcome and walk through the park to Santa’s photo area. Don’t forget to bring your wish list!

 

 

 

 

 

bailey pink heals fire truck san marcos tx sights and sounds of christmas plaza parkTHURSDAY: Santa by Pink Heals Fire Truck (6:30pm)

Greet Santa and Mrs. Claus as they arrive by the famous Pink Heals Hays County Fire Truck “Baylie” as a way to bring awareness and show our support for fighting cancer among our fellow neighbors, friends and family members.

 

 

 

 

 

 

santa and dicks classic car parade in san marcos txFRIDAY: Santa by Dick’s Classic Car Parade (6:30pm)

Ever see Santa in a vintage Cadillac?  You will at Sights & Sounds of Christmas on Thursday night. Bring the whole family and watch as Santa and Mrs. Claus ride into the park in style at the Sights & Sounds of Christmas. Santa arrives at 6:30pm by Dick’s Classic Car Parage at the front main gate of our event.  See you soon!

 

 

 

 

 

 

santa by fire engine san marcos tx sights & sounds of christmasSATURDAY: Santa arrives by River Boat! (6:30pm)

You’ll know Santa has arrived when you see the big spot light coming down the historic San Marcos River. Follow Santa down the river as he steps out to greet all the wonderful families. The river boat arrives at 6:30pm at the two bridge crossings in the park.

 

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PHOTOS http://sights-n-sounds.org/photos/ Mon, 06 Oct 2014 21:39:20 +0000 http://sights-n-sounds.org/?p=1478 EVENT PHOTOS

2015 Photos Coming Soon

For high resolution requests please email Don Anders at don@andersphoto.com
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5K & 1K RUN http://sights-n-sounds.org/5k/ http://sights-n-sounds.org/5k/#comments Mon, 06 Oct 2014 09:07:04 +0000 http://localhost/BeeCrafty/?p=467 5k run registration san marcos sights and sounds

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Saturday December 3rd, 2016 in San Marcos Plaza Park

DETAILS: The Sights & Sounds of Christmas 5K and 1k Jingle Bell Run will be held Saturday December 3rd, 2016 at 9:00 am. Our pending certified course will showcase the beautiful downtown and historic district of San Marcos. The course is mostly flat with some gentle slopes and one small grade hill. The race will begin and finish at the San Marcos Plaza Park.  Chip timing will be used and will also provide Christmas music along the 5k route!  Every 5K and 1K entrant will receive a high quality shirt (If registered by Nov. 24th).

PACKET PICK UP: Race packets can be picked up inside Sights and Sounds at the: 5K TENT located at the main gates (Next to San Marcos Chamber of Commerce) from 6PM-11PM on December 1st and on Dec. 2nd from 11AM-11PM. 

ATTIRE & PRIZES: Runners are encouraged to dress in holiday spirit and wear jingle bells to keep the Christmas spirit alive. The 5K awards ceremony will follow the completion of the race with a unique Santa trophy to top finishers in each five-year age group for male and female.  Door prizes will be given out during the ceremony for the runners including best dressed!  Each 1K entry will receive a Santa Trophy for completion of the course as well!

*ONLINE REGISTRATION ENDS DEC 1st at Midnight & In person registration can be completed at the San Marcos Activity Center or Parks and Recreation office.  August 1st  – Nov. 28th*

9:00am 5K Start | 10:00am Kids 1K Start

COSTS:

$25 Early Registration (Now – Nov. 28th) 

$30 Pre Registration (Nov. 29th – Dec 2nd or at packet pick up)

$35 Race Day (Dec. 3rd registration opens at 8 am at booth by main entrance)

Registrants after Nov. 28th are not guaranteed a t-shirt

1k Kids Jingle Bell Run Cost:

$10 Pre Registration | $15 Race day

Registrants after Nov. 28th are not guaranteed a t-shirt size

POINT OF CONTACT:

Jill Holechek: 512-289-6080 | jill@angeldrops.org

COURSE MAP: CLICK TO DOWNLOAD

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 Jingle Bell Run - Coverage

 

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WANT TO BECOME A FOOD VENDOR OR ARTS & CRAFTS VENDOR? CLICK HERE!

 

BRING YOUR COOKING SKILLS TO THE BEST CHRISTMAS GIG IN TEXAS!

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If you’re hungry the Sights & Sounds of Christmas event can fix your cravings.  Local food vendors and non-profit organizations like Boy Scouts of America and more all join the holiday spirit and provide only the best holiday festival food inside San Marcos Plaza Park. Try’em all this year!

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BETHLEHEM http://sights-n-sounds.org/bethlehem/ Thu, 02 Oct 2014 22:20:56 +0000 http://sights.mrmarketingman.com/?p=45

Ever wonder what is was like living in the time of Bethlehem? Explore our Town of Bethlehem and learn past traditions, work with arts & crafts, touch real camels, and make historical desserts.

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The Town of Bethlehem has been a feature with Sights & Sounds for many years.  Kids of all ages will never forget this experience of a lifetime. Join us this year at the Sights & Sounds of Christmas in San Marcos, Texas.

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