Annual holiday lighting at Travis Park features 250,000 lights

Event also offers free hot chocolate, live performances, activities

By Troy Blevins - Graham Media Group

Photo from past Annual Holiday Lighting event at Travis Park.

SAN ANTONIO - The annual holiday lighting event involving 250,000 lights was scheduled to take place Saturday at Travis Park.

Organizers said the free community event was expected to kick off at 6 p.m. They were scheduled to flip the switch at 8:15 p.m. to light up the park.

Live music from Children's Chorus of San Antonio, Innisfree Dancers, Guadalupe Academy Dance Group, the Westside Horns and more were expected to be featured at the event, organizers said.

Free hot chocolate for children, live ice sculpting, local artisan vendors, food trucks and free family activities were also being offered.

The event takes place from 6-10 p.m. Saturday.

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