As we come enter the final season of the year, many travelers are ready to get out and explore the world, and if your itchy feet bring you to Dripping Springs, we can promise a vacation filled with fun, comfort, and style, especially when you choose I Love Dripping Springs for your seasonal sanctuary! Offering comfort, style, and a warm welcome to travelers from all over the world, our homes are designed to become an integral part of your vacation experience. We admit, however, it does take more than a vacation home to give you the best getaway every and if you are still wondering WHY you should make your way to our doorstep this winter, this guide to everything wonderful about our sweet Texas town will give you that final nudge you need into clicking on that bright turquoise Book Now button found to the left of our page!
Winter in Dripping Springs is Close to Perfect Weather
If you are tired of looking out your window onto a landscape covered in slush and snow and need a little more sunshine in your life, look no further than Dripping Springs! Offering average winter temperatures that rarely drop below 40 degrees and highs that hover around the 60s, the winter months are also our dry season! Averaging about four to five days of rain (out of each month) you will want to spend as much time outside as you possibly can, rejoicing in the sunlight and taking plenty of pictures to make your friends and family back home feel jealous!
Dripping Springs Farmers Market, 160 East Mercer Street, Wednesdays from 3-6 PM
In the colder states of our nation, Farmers Markets have a limited scope appeal and generally have to take a break in the fall, reopening again in the milder months of spring, but in Dripping Springs, this is not the case! Offering that beautiful weather we talked about year-round, every Wednesday our local merchants take to the market to bring you the freshest, tastiest, and sweetest foods, gifts, and crafts. Fill up your I Love Dripping Springs pantry with fresh bake goods and even fresher produce or spend a fun-filled few hours searching for the perfect gift for your pet sitter back home! At Christmas the goodies offered here tend to be holiday related, adding to the spirit of the season, but we can promise this; there is never a bad time to visit the Dripping Springs Farmers Market!
The Armadillo Christmas Bazaar, December 15-December 24, Palmer Event Center in Austin
Speaking of Christmas, for those visiting during the last two weeks of December, the Armadillo Christmas Bazaar is always a popular activity! For over 45 years, the Armadillo has been responsible for probably about 75% of the Christmas shopping done here and this year promises to be even better as they are expanding the bazaar, offering 25,000 more square feet of shopping experiences! Last year there was no joy in Dripping Springs or Austin as the bazaar was cancelled due to COVID, but this year their one stop holiday expedition will leave your feet crying for a rest but will fill your heart as you fill your arms with gifts, art, and food! Offering live music and a deliciously good time, if you don’t visit the Armadillo at Christmas, were you really here this Dripping Springs winter?
Sip Your Way Through the Bell Springs Winery Menu, 3700 Bell Springs Road, Dripping Springs
The best way to warm yourself is from the inside out and sipping your way through the Bell Springs Winery’s menu of wonderful is our favorite way to stay warm on the colder days of winter! There are days that are colder than others and as you sit and sip and listen to live music (on most weekends) there is no place on earth you would rather be at those moments! Food trucks offer snacks to sample as well, making the winery the perfect place to visit on an unseasonably cool Dripping Springs winter day or any other day of the year!
Dripping Springs Bridal Expo, February 27, 1042 Event Center Drive in Dripping Springs
As winter nears its natural conclusion, romance fills the air and plans for June weddings begin in earnest! Combine your winter break with a search for the perfect dress and as you sample cakes, explore the latest in fashion and wedding trends, and immerse yourself in all the tiny details that are involved in planning your perfect day, you may just find yourself considering a destination wedding to Dripping Springs! Outdoor weddings are all the rage and we may be biased but we think the Hill Country landscape is the most beautiful in the world!
When It’s Right, You Will Know!
Choosing the perfect vacation escape is an easy decision to make when it is I Love Dripping Springs offering the shelter you seek. Reserve your favorite today for an unforgettable Winter in Dripping Springs!