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Thanksgiving Weekend Through December

Hours: 5:00pm - 10:00pm

Location: Tejas, 1038 Private Road 2191, Giddings, TX 78942

Lights of Tejas 2016 Schedule:

November 25-26 (Friday-Saturday)

December 2-3 (Friday-Saturday)

December 9-11 (Friday-Sunday)

December 16-23 (Friday-Friday)

December 26-29 (Monday-Thursday)

Every year during the holiday season, Tejas transforms its campus into one of the best light festivals in the state. Located near Austin, Houston, College Station, and San Antonio, Lights of Tejas in Giddings, Texas is something you will not want to miss. Come and enjoy more than one million dazzling Christmas lights and have some family-friendly fun at our midway-style games, the exciting activities, and indoor light show.

Admission Prices

General Admission

Buy Tickets Online - or -
Tickets can also be purchased at the gate.

Individual admission tickets - $7 each
Special package price - $20 (includes 1 admission ticket, 1 meal, and 2 activities) 
2 years old and under - FREE

Bed & Breakfast in the lights

$200 per night ($50 non-refundable deposit to reserve room. The $50 goes toward the $200 total.)
Includes admission to Lights of Tejas and breakfast in the Tejas dining hall.
Please call our office at 979-366-2422 or email to reserve accommodations.

Additional Costs

Bring extra money for food, drinks, gifts, and activities. Some activities are free. See the Activities section.

Food and Drinks

Tejas Dining Hall - Meal includes main course, fountain drink, dessert, and one trip to the salad bar.
Large Plate - $9
Small Plate - $7
Salad Bar - $6 (one trip)
Beverages - $1

Concession Stand
Smoked Turkey Leg - $6 
Sausage on a Stick - $4 
Corn Dog - $3 
Jumbo Pretzel - $3
Nachos - $3
Cotton Candy - $3
Powerade - $2
Soda - $1
Hot Chocolate - $1

Forms of Payment

We accept cash and credit cards at all locations.


Light Show (free)

Our big light show has moved indoors! You'll be surrounded by lights during a presentation of The Gospel set to music, scripture, and video testimonies.

Archery Tag ($5) NEW!

Grab a bow and shoot arrows at each other! (The arrows have large, soft ends.) Play for bragging rights amongst your friends.

Birthday Party for Jesus (Free)

Come celebrate Jesus at His birthday party. Decorate a Christmas cupcake for free to enjoy now or take it home!

Fireworks (Free)

Watch the breath-taking fireworks fill the sky every night at 9:00.

Midway Games (Game Tokens)

Test your skill at our midway games. Purchase tokens for the games at the midway. $1 = 1 token.

Hayride (Free)

Take a hay ride through the lights!

3 Person Swing ($5 per person) NEW!

This ain't no playground swing! You and two of your friends will be lifted 60 feet in the air then dropped!

Texas Snowball Showdown ($5)

Fire low impact foam balls against your friends. Tons of fun for everyone!

Zip Line ($5)

Jump off the tower at night! Just the view of the lights from the top of the wall is worth the climb.

Bounce House (Free)

Your kids will love the jumping, sliding, and laughing. For kids 10 years and under.

Face Painting ($1 per image)

Christmas figures and beyond are available for display on the sweet faces of any child (or adult).

Christmas Ornament Decorating  ($5 for 2 ornaments)

Decorate your own Christmas memory!

Texas Sledding (Free)

No snow? No problem! Grab a sled and speed down the hill faster than a one-horse open sleigh.

Game Room (free)

The Tejas game room is open and ready for your enjoyment. Pool tables, shuffleboard, foosball, air hockey, and ping pong.