Llano County December: twinkling lights, holiday cheer, and merrymaking

Starry Starry Nights in Llano, Texas
Walk through a winter wonderland of lights during Starry Starry Nights at Badu Park in Llano. Photo courtesy of 101HighlandLakes.com

December ushers in a healthy dose of holiday cheer in Llano County. Merrymakers will delight in a season featuring the wintry thrills of a snow day and the warm tidings served at a Victorian tea. The Jolly Ol’ Elf himself makes an appearance in Llano during a grand parade and lights display. Get caught up in the most wonderful season of all in Llano County.

A Dickens of a Christmas

Friday-Sunday, Dec. 1-3

Courthouse Square in Llano

Costumed characters straight out of a Charles Dickens novel set the scene in downtown Llano. Visitors will find live music, carriage rides, vendors, and even a bed race. Other events that weekend include a theatrical dinner and a Victorian tea.

Llano Holiday Home Tour

Noon to 5 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 2 

210 W. Sandstone St. in Llano

Visit homes and businesses decked out in their holiday best.

Llano Lighted Christmas Parade

6 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 2 

Downtown Llano

Santa arrives accompanied by bands, floats, decorated vehicles, and bikes in this annual holiday parade.

Llano Snow Day

1-9 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 9 

Badu Park, 300 Legion Drive in Llano

There is a 100 percent chance of the frozen stuff during Llano’s Snow Day. The purchase of a wristband will have you sledding all day.

Heart of Texas Christmas Show

2:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 9

LanTex Theater, 113 W. Main St. in Llano

This performance will have toes tapping to holiday tunes. Performers are Darrell McCall, Justin Trevino, Tony Booth, and Dottsy and Mona McCall.

Starry Starry Nights

6-9 p.m. nightly through Dec. 31

Badu Park, 300 Legion Drive in Llano

Stroll through Llano’s annual Christmas lights display. Admission is free.

For more information on attractions and events in Llano County, go to VisitLlanoCounty.com.