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‘Tis the season for a Granbury getaway! No other place quite captures the holidays like Granbury, Texas. Our small town charm combined with big city amenities and Texas history create a unique, fun and festive atmosphere. Here are the 5 best holiday activities in Granbury, TX for 2020.


1. An Elvis Christmas

Elvis is in the house! Purchase your tickets now for this live concert at Granbury Live on November 27 & 28, 2020. Back by popular demand, Kraig Parker with the Royal Tribute Band will shake up the house with Elvis’s greatest hits and America’s favorite holiday classics.

2. “Away in a Manger” Nativity Display

Over 1,300 nativity scenes featuring “The Birth of Christ through the eyes of the World” will be on display from December 4-13, 2020 at the Langdon Center Concert Hall. See dates and times.

3. Hix Christmas Party Concert

Listen to the sounds of Michael Hix and the Classix. This much-anticipated event will feature Michael doing what he does best, crooning out the holiday classics with his high-energy and zany style. Don’t miss this entertaining performance on Saturday, December 12 at 3pm at The New Granbury Live.

4. Shanley Park Christmas Lights Display

What’s Christmas without the lights? Shanley Park, located in Granbury’s historic downtown, is beautiful at any time of year with its fountains, pathways, and bridges. But it simply sparkles during the holidays when the Park is lit up with thousands of twinkling lights. Grab your sweetheart, bundle up, and enjoy the show.

5. Oasis Horse & Carriage Ride Around Town

Take in the sights and sounds of historic Granbury during the holidays with an Oasis Horse & Carriage Ride. Valor the Belgian Draft Horse, beloved by all in Granbury, will guide you through Granbury’s quaint downtown streets in his decked out carriage. You’ll experience Granbury’s lively holiday vibe in an old-fashioned and romantic way. Tours resume after Thanksgiving. Please call 661-972-5492 or 661-345-2754 for scheduling.


After spending a day enjoying one (or more) of the holiday activities in Granbury, TX, you will relish returning to your guest accommodations at the elegant and luxurious Inn on Lake Granbury. Choose from our traditional guest rooms with private baths, guest suites with lake views and fireplaces, or guest houses for extra space and privacy. Enhance your stay with some indulgent extras, like a box of fine chocolates, a dozen roses, or an in-room massage. Book now.

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