Whether you find yourself in Bastrop, Elgin, Smithville or one of our smaller communities, there’s always something fun going on in Bastrop County. The area’s best events bring live music, great food, and unique activities to town, year after year, so when you find one you love, you can make it an annual tradition.

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Overhead shot of firetrucks during the Lost Pines Lighted Christmas Parade in Bastrop, Texas.

Lost Pines Christmas Parade 2021

December 11

December 11

12:00am - 11:59pm

“Tis the season” for a holiday getaway to Bastrop, TX. No matter the season or reason, holidays are truly memorable in Bastrop, TX. Special events and festive celebrations have a way of making this time of year shine brighter than ever. Enjoy the annual Lost Pines Christmas celebration with numerous holiday events, small town tradition and fun for the entire family.

Bastrop’s fanciful, fantastic, fun—and even famous—annual Lost Pines Christmas Parade will light up the night skies as it makes its way down Main Street on Saturday, Dec. 11. If you’ve been in on the fun in previous years, you know first-hand it’s an experience not to be missed, or—if you were a participant—it’s not too early to gear up for this year’s fun. We’ve got an experience that you, your family and your friends will remember for a lifetime. This famous parade is an absolutely highpoint of the Lost Pines Christmas season. More than 100 entries—from fanciful floats to fire trucks, from Honey Bears to longhorns, from Santa’s helpers to the man himself—will light up the Main Street night for this joyful Bastrop tradition, produced by the Main Street Program and the City of Bastrop. Download the parade packet.

Overhead shot of firetrucks during the Lost Pines Lighted Christmas Parade in Bastrop, Texas.


Downtown Bastrop
1311 Chestnut
Bastrop, TX 78602 United States
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