Omni Barton Creek Resort & Spa
8212 Barton Club Drive
Austin, Texas 78735

Holiday Activities

Experience everything the holidays have to offer

Spend the holiday season in Austin's Hill Country. All of our holiday activities are open to resort guests only. W = weather permitting, $ = additional cost

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GINGERBREAD FOR JOY
Daily | Dec. 1 – 12 | Velvet Joe’s Coffee House
Bring a gift in original packaging to donate to Toys for Tots. Leave it under the tree and take a gingerbread treat or ornament as a token of appreciation for your donation. All gifts will bring holiday joy to Austin children in need.

HOLIDAY IN THE HILLS TRAIL W
5 – 9 p.m. | December 3 | Starts at Lady Bird Lawn
Experience the beauty of the Texas Hill Country infused with sparkling lights and holiday cheer. Our lighted holiday trail is open daily from 5 – 9 p.m. End your walk down the trail with a family-friendly game of glow-in-the-dark miniature golf at Santa’s Magical Toy Shop.

HOLIDAY IN THE HILLS SNOWDOWN W
Select dates Dec. 3 – 31 | Lady Bird Lawn
Experience a magical production of lights and a flurry of snowflakes on Lady Bird Lawn to celebrate the wonderment of the season.

SNOWDOWN SHOWTIMES W
Thursdays, Dec. 3 – 25, 31 | 6 p.m.
Fridays Dec. 4 – 25 | 6 p.m., 8 p.m.
Saturdays, Dec. 5 – 19 | 6 p.m., 8 p.m., 9 p.m.

COWBOY SANTA’S STORIES FROM THE NORTHPOLE W
5 – 6 p.m. | December 5, 12 & 19 | Lady Bird Lawn
Gather around the fire pits on Lady Bird lawn for a down-home holiday experience with Cowboy Santa at this family-friendly holiday story experience. Space is first come, first served.

LETTERS TO SANTA
Daily | December 1 – 24 | Resort Lobby
Pick up a kit at the concierge desk and send your letter to Santa faster than a reindeer can fly via our magical mailbox.

TWELVE DRINKS OF CHRISTMAS $
Daily | December 1 – 31 | Jim Bob’s Lobby Lounge
Cheers to the holidays! Celebrate the season with twelve cocktails that are sure to lift your spirits.

GOLF FORE GOOD
Daily | December 1 – 31 | Resort golf courses
There’s never been a better time to brush up on your golf game. Turn your scorecard in at the pro shop and for every birdie or eagle scored on the course, we will donate a meal for a family of four to the Central Texas Food Bank. Score a hole-in-one and we will donate 20 meals in your name. The pond on the 18th hole of Fazio Foothills will stay lighted all holiday season in honor of the meals Golf Fore Good will bring to the Austin community.
 

WINTER WONDERLAND GAME ROOM
9 a.m. – 5 p.m. | Dec. 1 – 31 | Various locations
Escape the cold and warm up with friendly competition in the winter wonderland game room with foosball, Pop-A-Shot and more. Or watch a classic holiday movie on our big screen tv. Stop by the desk for details on the game room’s location and holiday offerings.

ELF ON THE SHELF SCAVENGER HUNT
9 a.m. – 5 p.m. | December 1 – 24 | Resort Lobby
Search for clues and uncover the secret answers in a fun-filled Elf on the Shelf® hunt throughout the resort. Visit the Front Desk anytime to receive your instructions and begin the hunt. Take a selfie with your elf and share the photo on Facebook by tagging @OmniBartonCreek #elfies #AtTheOmni. Show the Front Desk your Elf Selfies to claim sweet surprises. Happy hunting!

KEEPSAKE HOLIDAY CERAMIC
Daily | December 1 – 31 | Front Desk
Children are invited to pick up a kit to paint their own keepsake ceramic ornament. Kits are available at the front desk. Enjoy your crafting outside by the fire pits on Lady Bird Lawn or at the miniature golf course. Share your creation with us by tagging @OmniBartonCreek on Instagram and Facebook.

WINE GLASS PAINTING $
4 – 5 p.m. Weekdays | Dec. 1 – 25 | Crenshaw’s
Embrace your creative side and paint your own holiday wine glass. Each craft kit includes everything you need to create your holiday design. $10 per craft kit

HOLIDAY DINING AT BLIND SALAMANDER KITCHEN & BAR
Celebrate the season, from Christmas to New Year’s, with delicious chef-inspired meals and panoramic views at Blind Salamander Kitchen & Bar. Reservations are required. Make your reservation at 512-306-5885. See special holiday menus and additional details at omnihotels.com/bartoncreek.

Christmas Day Brunch | 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. | December 25
Christmas Day Dinner | 5 – 10 p.m. | December 25
New Year’s Eve Dinner | 5 – 10 p.m. | December 31
New Year’s Day Brunch | 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. | January 1
New Year’s Day Dinner | 5 – 10 p.m. | January 1


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