North Austin’s shopping & dining destination, The Domain, has sleighfuls of holiday cheer this season. You can enjoy visits with Santa, free carriage rides, carolers, light shows — and more!

2017 Holiday Fun at The Domain:

–> Santa Photo Experience
Visit the “Beneath the Tree” Santa Photo Experience, where children sit inside a 10-foot tall drum situated under a 34-foot tall tree. Enjoy a story, share your wishlist and capture a picture to save the memory. For complete hours and to make an appointment, click here.

Santa’s House

–> Holiday Light Shows
Stand in awe as more than 200,000 lights and strobes dance in synchronization to holiday music! Lights shows area available nightly throughout Domain II (between Dick’s Sporting Goods & Dillard’s) each Friday evening at 6pm, 7pm and 8pm through January 1, 2018.

–> Complimentary Horse-Drawn Carriage Rides
Enjoy a horse-drawn carriage ride under the holiday lights each Friday and Saturday night from 5:30-9:30 pm through December 23, 2017. Pick-up locations near California Pizza Kitchen and The Brass Tap.

–> Strolling Carolers
The sounds of the season come alive with performances by Austin Carolers in Domain I each Saturday night from 6:30-8:30pm. Carolers offered Saturdays through December 23, 2017. The Domain’s year-round live music program is updated to feature holiday music throughout the season! Don’t miss these special performances on the lawn in Domain II and on the stage near North Italia in Domain I through December 23.

  • Domain I: Fridays, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM // Saturdays, 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM & 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM // Sundays, 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM
  • Domain II: Saturdays, 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM // Sundays, 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM

For more info, you can check out The Domain website or follow them on Facebook.

–> Santa Photo Package Giveaway: Enter below to win a Santa photo package that includes (2) 5x7s, (2) 4x6s, (1) 3×5, (2) wallets, and a digital download, valued at $43.29. Entering the giveaway will add you to the Do512 Family email list, where we let you know about the best Austin family events each week.

This giveaway is now closed. Thanks to all who entered!