Light Up Downtown

Welcome San Antonio to the official site for The Mayor’s 5th 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 2015

BEST LIGHTING DISPLAY OF A BUILDING – People’s Choice
Hilton Palacio del Rio

BEST LIGHTING DISPLAY OF A BUILDING - Mayor’s Choice
Bexar County Courthouse

BEST LIGHTING DISPLAY OF A STOREFRONT – People’s Choice
Whataburger

BEST LIGHTING DISPLAY OF A STOREFRONT – Mayor’s Choice
Moses Roses Hideout

BEST USE OF SPACE
UTSA Downtown Campus

BEST POP-UP SHOP
Zelle Boutique

CPS ENERGY AWARD FOR GREENEST LIGHTING DISPLAY
University Health System Robert B. Green Campus

MAYOR IVY TAYLOR’S CHOICE AWARD
Pearl Brewery