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7 Ways to Celebrate Christmas on the Lake

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It’s that time of year again, friends! Time for sharing hot cocoa, donning our hats and gloves, and heading out to Lake LBJ and the Hill Country for some festive events! Below, you’ll find a list of seven of these events happening around Lake LBJ, but that’s not all! There are plenty of festivities to find; you just have to be a little adventurous!


Light the Night Christmas Parade and Holiday Sharing Village


This event will occur on December 1st at Mainstreet, Marketplatz. A parade and activities will both begin at 6:30, beginning with a 12 minute laser light show on Marketplatz!


Oma’s Christmas Craft Fair


Running from December 2nd to the 3rd, there will be an annual event featuring “handcrafted in America,” products. Looking for gorgeous handcrafted jewelry? You’ll find it here.


Dog Agility Show


From December 8th to the 10th, at the Kerr County HIll country Youth Event Center, there will be a dog agility show featuring all kinds of breeds, with competitors of all levels! Don’t miss out!


St. Joseph’s Halle Craft Show


In Fredericksburg on December 9th, the St. Joseph’s Halle Craft Show will be hosted. This show features artisans who will have all kinds of items, including hand-knitted scarves and holiday decor.


Christmas Market on Main


On December 9th in Marble Falls, you’ll find Christmas Market on Main. You’ll find fine art, homemade goodies, warm beverages, live music, and more!


Liberty Hill Christmas Festival


On December 9th in Liberty Hill, you’ll be able to attend a Jingle Bell Fun Run, Lighted Christmas Parade, and Trail of Lights!


LBJ Tree Lighting


On December 17th at LBJ State Park and Historic Site, there will be music, a live nativity, Santa Claus, and of course- the magnificent, long-anticipated tree lighting!


Happy Holidays, and stay warm while you’re having fun out there on Lake LBJ!




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Lake LBJ Fishing Report from TPWD (Dec. 6)

Water stained; 70–74 degrees; 0.73’ low. Black bass are very good on Curb’s buzzbaits and Bleeding Shad Rat–L–Traps in 5–12 feet. White bass are fair on Li’l Fishies and Charlie slabs. Striped bass are fair on white striper jigs. Crappie are good on live minnows over brush piles. Channel and blue catfish are fair on minnows under crappie docks. Yellow catfish are slow.