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Your new holiday destination tradition

Do you love the aroma of pumpkin pie & turkey roasting in the oven? The feel & sound of family gatherings? The crisp cool air & the crunch of dried leaves under your feet? These are the things we love most about the holiday season in the Texas Hill Country.

Let La Cantera Resort & Spa be your new holiday destination tradition.

Annual Tree Lighting & Reception

NOVEMBER 30, 2023 | 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM | REGISTER BY NOVEMBER 30 AT 10:00 AM

Featuring live music from smooth jazz saxophonist, Patrick Lamb, and special performances by Crazy Kringle & his Sugar Plum Showgirls from Las Vegas. Spend the night creating Christmas inspired crafts, enjoying festive cocktails, holiday treats, hot cocoa and more! You can meet Crazy Kringle, the Sugar Plum Showgirls, Toy Soldiers, and don’t forget Mr. & Mrs. Claus! There is so much to celebrate during this annual holiday event!

Give the gift of happiness this holiday season to the Children’s Bereavement Center of South Texas when you purchase a ticket, as a portion of all tickets sold will benefit the center.

Event valet will be available for purchase upon arrival for $20 per car.


Direct from Las Vegas, it’s the Jingle Hour with Crazy Kringle & a HoHoHo. On the naughty list this year, too? Join us December 1st from 8-9 PM in the Lobby as Crazy Kringle makes his debut in San Antonio for an exclusive performance at the #1 Resort in Texas.

He’ll tickle the ivories & your funny bones as he parodies, riffs, and croons some of your favorite holiday tunes. Sip on delights from Sire Bar & enjoy an evening of entertainment & debauchery. Sing, dance, & laugh the night away with your favorite bad banana. Meant for a mature audience.

Reserved Seating for Two
Two Complimentary Holiday Infused Cocktails
Two Sweet Treats from Crazy Kringle Himself

Some restrictions may apply. Daily resort charge and taxes not included. Not valid with any other offer or for group. Two (2) Cocktails and two sweet bites from Sire Bar per registered adult. Not redeemable for cash. Offer is based upon availability and subject to end without notice. Exclusive of taxes, fees, and parking. Blackout dates and other restrictions may apply.

Brunch with Crazy Kringle & His Fairytale Elves

DECEMBER 2 | 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM | SweetFire Kitchen
SING-A-LONGS IN THE LOBBY | 11:00 AM | 1:00 PM | 3:00 PM
$48 ADULTS | $25 AGES 6-12 | FREE AGES 5 & UNDER

Join us at SweetFire Kitchen, as Crazy Kringle brings his mischievous antics, making brunch an animated adventure. Choose delicious feast selections such as Roast Beef, Scrambled Super-dee Doope-dee-Booper Special de Luxe Omelets and more!

$5 per person will be donated to the Children’s Bereavement Center of South Texas.

For questions, please call 210.558.2479.

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Whiskey Unwrapped - Women & Whiskey Finale

DECEMBER 16, 2023 | 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM
SEMINARS | 2:00 PM & 3:00 PM | $25 EACH

Calling all whiskey-lovers! Get ready for the ultimate holiday finale event – Women & Whiskey Unwrapped. We invite you to unwrap a world of whiskey, igniting your senses with the perfect blend of sophistication & excitement. As the evening unfolds, immerse yourself in the captivating ambiance, where the unmistakable aroma of s’mores, delightful bites & the soulful melodies of live music, create an atmosphere of pure enchantment. Women & Whiskey Unwrapped is your ticket to an extraordinary experience where whiskey takes center stage & women reign supreme. Elevate your holiday season to new heights and let us whisk you away on a journey that will leave you craving for more. Unleash your inner connoisseur, ignite your senses, and unwrap the magic of Women & Whiskey.

Christmas Feast at SweetFire Kitchen

DECEMBER 25, 2023 | 10:00 AM – 8:00 PM
$79 ADULTS | $32 AGES 6-12 | FREE AGES 5 & UNDER

Time just seems to speed up during the holiday season. With gift shopping, tree decorating, and parties to plan, there just isn’t enough time in the day! Well, we’re here to help – at least in terms of your Christmas Feast. Pull up a seat at SweetFire Kitchen’s holiday table for a feast filled with family favorites. Load up your plate (repeatedly) and make the season bright with a merry assortment of holiday appetizers, wintery cocktails, must-have main courses, and mouth watering desserts.

For questions, please call 210.558.2479.

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Enchantment in the Hill Country NYE Party

BALLROOM | 12/31/23 | 8 PM – 1 AM
$199/PERSON | $375/COUPLE

3….2….1! The countdown to New Years is on & La Cantera Resort & Spa invites you to delight in the joy of life & revere the beginning of 2024. Join us at our signature New Year’s Eve spectacular, “Enchantment in the Hill Country”. Arrive in glamorous black-tie attire & dance the night away with Live Music & DJ tunes, as you sip hand-crafted cocktails, enjoy culinary delights, and celebrate. Ring in the New Year at midnight with a special champagne toast, provided by Moet Chandon. Rest assured we’ll be here when you’re ready to dream your way into 2024!

Ages 21+ Only

Ticket includes culinary delights throughout the evening & Open Bar