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Light Up the Lake

Note: This event has passed; however, Round Rock’s Hometown Holiday lights will continue in Downtown Round Rock through Dec. 31.

SAVE THE DATE!  Fri. Dec 2nd and Sat. Dec. 3rd, 2022!

BIG & GLOWING holiday cheer coming back to Round Rock for 2 amazing nights in December! Join us for the annual Light Up the Lake, a 2-day holiday festival around the lake and festival area at Old Settlers Park on Fri, December 2and Sat, December 3 starting nightly from 6:00pm – 9:30pm. (Lighting of the lake lights will occur at 6:30pm)

The event will feature SPECTACULAR giant balloons hovering over Bright Lake, amazing light show, LIVE music, holiday displays, holiday food and refreshments, crafts, family activities, yule log and more! Our 2022 event will feature new displays for guests to enjoy!   

Friday, December 2:

6:00pm: Vendor area opens (Festival Area)
6:15pm: Lighting/Illumination Ceremony with Mayor & Council (Main stage)
6:30pm-8:00pm GONE TO TEXAS
8:30pm-9:30pm GONE TO TEXAS

9:30pm Festival Close


Saturday, December 3:

6:00pm: Vendor area opens (Festival Area)
6:15pm: Lighting/Illumination Ceremony (Main stage)
6:30pm-7:30pm Anders Drerup Band
8:00pm-9:30pm Royal Velvetee

9:30pm Festival Close

‘Light Up the Lake’ Festival Map! (click to download)                                                                 ‘Light Up the Lake’ Public Traffic & Parking Map (click to download)

This event is hosted by the City of Round Rock’s Parks and Recreation Department.

THANK YOU to this year’s ‘Light Up the Lake’ Sponsors!
(click on a sponsor logo to visit business website)



Sponsorship opportunities call: 512-671-2704

Vendor Application

Vendor Booth Information:  APPLICATIONS CLOSED

All applicants will be contacted by 5pm on 11/10/22.  We are primarily seeking Food and Beverage Vendors. Outdoor space is available in 10’x20′ plots and vendors will need to supply their own power and lights .  All booth spaces are outdoor.  Food and Beverage vendors must comply with rules and regulations set forth by the City of Round Rock, Williamson Co. and Cities Health District, and the Texas Department of Health.  Food and Beverage Vendors are responsible for obtaining all necessary permits and inspections.  Inspection by Fire Marshall will occur prior to event opening.  Failure to comply with rules, regulations, and permits could result in dismissal from event. 

In order to maintain a variety of vendors, Event Coordinators reserve the right to accept or deny vendor applications based on event needs.  Please know that various categories of vendors will be limited to ensure a quality and well-balanced vendor area.

For more information, please call the  Parks and Recreation Department at 512-218-5540.

December 2, 2022 @ 6:00 pm December 3, 2022 @ 9:30 pm

3300 Palm Valley Blvd.
Round Rock, TX 78665 United States
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