Light Up Downtown

Welcome San Antonio to the official site for The Mayor’s 4th Annual Light Up Downtown Holiday Lights Contest! Experience the beginning of a new San Antonio holiday tradition that will illuminate the night in a display of lights like you have never seen before. Watch in wonder as participating San Antonio businesses in the downtown area compete to have the best and brightest holiday light display!

Winners 2013

Mayor Castro's Award for Greenest Lighting Display - Pearl

Critic's Choice Award: Best Lighting Display of a Storefront - Bohanan's

Critic's Choice Award: Best Lighting Display of a Building - Bexar County Courthouse

People's Choice Building - University Health Systems Robert B. Green Campus

People's Choice Storefront - Whatabuger Downtown location

People's Choice Pop Up Store (New Category) - Pinkberry Boutique

People's Choice Best Use of Space - Sunset Station / St. Paul's Square