Video story by Leean Vargas
Photo story by Danielle Feldman
Children take a break from telling Santa what they want to ride all of the kid-friendly rides. Photo by Danielle Feldman
Children at Sights and Sounds enjoy the rides while waving to their parents. Photo by Danielle Feldman
Trees are decorated with Christmas lights to capture the Christmas spirit in San Marcos. Photo by Danielle Feldman
While Santa takes pictures with fans, his elves help out at his Christmas gift shop. Photo by Danielle Feldman
A potter makes pottery in the town of Bethlehem exhibit. Photo by Danielle Feldman
Children in the Bethlehem exhibit practice their wood cutting and shaping. Photo by Danielle Feldman
Baby Jesus sleeps in the manger with Mary and Joseph in the Bethlehem exhibit. Photo by Danielle Feldman
A real camel minds it’s own business as people in the Bethlehem exhibit pass by and take photos. Photo by Danielle Feldman
A Christmas tree made with plastic bottles promotes the importance of recycling in San Marcos. Photo by Danielle Feldman
As people exit through a line of Christmas lights, they are reminded to come back next year. Photo by Danielle Feldman
Santa makes an appearance before his great trip to deliver presents on Christmas Eve. Photo by Danielle Feldman
Children waiting for the classic Rudolph Christmas movie to start. Photo by Danielle Feldman
Sights & Sounds video by Shane DeForest
Sights and Sounds of Christmas audio story by Becca Cole
Sights and Sounds video story by Ashley Yosko
Photo story by Tyra Arias
Texas State student Diana Ruiz smiles as she poses for a picture with her friend Emily Pina.
Excited people enjoying spinning ride at Sights and Sounds carnival.
All people attending sights and sounds had to have a card that allowed participation in games, rides and exhibits.
Close up of soft and sweet sheep at the sights and sounds petting zoo.
Goat at sights and sounds petting zoo gets excited and jumps up on the gate.
Throw the ball and hit the bottle game set up at sights and sounds carnival.
David Walker plays his guitar while people gathered around to listen.
Lead singer of High Fidelity, Liz Morphis, sings cover of ‘Sweet Child of Mine’ at sights and sounds concert.
Couple walks across lit up bridge at sights and sounds.
Children ride spinning cars ride at the carnival at sights and sounds.
Locals were able to sell Christmas arts and crafts at sights and sounds Santa’s workshop.
Texas State student gets ready to play the throw the ball and hit the bottle game at sights and sounds carnival.
Christiana Puente stands in line waiting for a turn at the balloon dart game at sights and sounds the carnival.
Children were able to make homemade wax candles in the town of Bethlehem exhibit.
Sights and Sounds Audio Story by Katie Carver