Bring your pumpkin love to Bastrop, TX this fall. We’re all set to celebrate all things pumpkin as National Pumpkin Day, October 26, 2021, draws near. Let us guide you to two of the best fall festivals in Central Texas with awesome pumpkin patches, hayrides, great food and more.

Event Deets

Library's Annual Holiday Open House


Something for all ages!

Saturday, December 11, 2021

10:00-4:00 p.m.

1100 Church Street (one block off Main Street)


Graham Cracker Houses, 10:00-3:00

The Honor Choir and other musicians throughout the day

Light It Up! Teen event-- Decorate, eat, and ride the library’s teen float in the Christmas parade 3:00-8:00 (see more below)


Join in the holiday cheer at the Bastrop Public Library’s Holiday Open House!  

Come enjoy the Honor Choir and other local musicians throughout the day. Bring your kids to decorate a graham-cracker house. View and vote on your favorite masterpiece from our second annual graham-cracker house decorating contest, where graham cracker houses have been decorated by City of Bastrop employees. Celebrate this festive day with the Library Board, Friends of the Library, library staff, and countless volunteers! This event is literally a fun-filled, six-hour holiday party, and we invite you to help us celebrate!

Graham-cracker house decorating: Join in this fun tradition and have your kids decorate a graham-cracker house at the library. We provide the supplies, and the kids bring the creativity! There will be limited seating available throughout the day. No reservations required.

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