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This holiday you can visit Sea World for their "Christmas Celebration," Six Flags Fiesta Texas for "Holiday In the Park," and the Zoo for "Whataburger Zoo Lights."  You can also find "Wonderland Christmas" at Morgan's Wonderland, the ultra-accessible theme park for children of all abilities, and ice skate in Travis Park downtown from December 2 - January 31.

The Holiday River Parade kicks off November 29, and Fiesta de las Luminarias begins at dusk Fridays - Sundays, the first 3 weekends in December.

Don't forget Chanukah on the Riverwalk on December 9, "Holidays In Bloom" at the Botanical Garden on December 18 and "Christmas at the Caverns" at Natural Bridge Caverns.

For everything tamales, attend "La Gran Tamalda" on December 1 and "Las Nuevas Tamaleras" from November 29 - December 15.

For more details, dates, hours and pricing for these celebrations, log on to VisitSanAntonio.com/Holidays.

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