DEC. 1, 5:30-8:30 PM

Looking for a special way to make family memories this Christmas season? Join us for Christmas Night on New Hope! This festive, outdoor experience includes live music, inspiring lights, cocoa bar, food trucks, and outdoor movie screening. This event is free (except for food trucks); reservations are required.


5:30 pm: Food Trucks & Live Music by Botolph Jazz Trio

6:30 pm: Shrek the Halls (22 min.)

6:55 pm: Madagascar Penguins in a Christmas Caper (10 min.)

7:05 pm: Intermission (grab some hot cocoa or a latte from our coffee truck!)

7:15 pm: Merry Larry & The True Light of Christmas (46 min.)

Bring your own blankets, pillows or lawn chairs to be comfy! Designated areas will be marked for blanket seating and chair seating to ensure all will have the best view of the movie.


90 minutes prior to the movie screening, there will be lots of Christmas fun activities!

  • Live Music
  • Food Trucks
  • Hot Cocoa Bar (free)
  • Outdoor lights perfect for family pics


The best food trucks from all over Austin will be on location to serve tasty food favorites! We’ll have savory and sweet options.

  • The Food Dood (wraps, tacos, burgers, kid options; menu)
  • Rush Coffee ATX (coffee, espresso, frappes; menu)
  • JP’s Pancake Company (dessert pancakes & ice cream; menu)


To celebrate this season of giving, we will be hosting a charity benefit for Trotter House, an organization that offers specialized programs and services to assist women and families dealing with crisis pregnancy, and bringing them help, healing and hope.

We will be collecting:

  • Diapers, size 4 and up
  • Pull-ups
  • Wet wipes

This event is free, but we ask you to consider bringing one of these items to bless women in the Williamson County area. For more about Trotter House, visit their website.


Yes. To secure your spot, we require a reservation. Walk-ups will be permitted ONLY if space is available.

FREE! There is no charge for this event. All activities (excluding food trucks) are included in your reservation.

When you make a reservation, the system will send you a confirmation email and automatically add you to our list of attendees. No paper ticket is required at entry. Check-in will be digital based on our registered attendees list.

If you have reserved a place, you can enter the church parking lot off of New Hope Dr. or 183 & Deerfield Park Dr. As you enter, you will check-in digitally with our volunteers at the Welcome Station.

Pre-movie activities will begin at 5:30 pm, and we encourage you to arrive by 6:45 pm for the movie. After this time, your spot will be released for walk-ups.

Feel free to browse our food truck options and menus in the days prior to our Christmas Night. Arrive early to order at your preferred food truck and enjoy the live music while you eat!

Pre-movie activities will start at 5:30 pm, with a majority continuing to be available throughout the movie, including all food trucks, hot cocoa bar and the Christmas selfie-station.

No. Attendees who reserve a spot are welcome to participate in all the pre-movie activities and leave as early as they choose. The food trucks will be available for the first two hours of the evening; the hot cocoa bar will be available the entire evening.

  • Lawn chair and/or blanket for you and your entire family for seating
  • Dress warm (this event is outdoors)
New Hope First Baptist Church
New Hope First Baptist Church