DEC. 17, 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, outdoor movie screening, and a charity drive. This event is free (except for food trucks); reservations are required.


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

6:00 pm: Christmas Carol Sing-Along

6:10 pm: Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer Movie begins

7:10 pm: Intermission (grab some hot cocoa!)

7:25 pm: The Grinch Who Stole Christmas Movie Begins

7:50 pm: A Charlie Brown Christmas Movie Begins

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 movies.

Reserve Your Spot


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

  • Live Music
  • Food Trucks
  • Christmas Carol Sing-Along
  • Christmas Photo Selfie-Station
  • Hot Cocoa Bar
  • Outdoor lights perfect for family pics


The best food trucks from all over Austin will be on location to serve tasty food favorites! There will be 3 meal trucks and 1 sweet and savory truck.

You will be able to order at the truck or from your mobile device and pick-up at the food truck when your order is ready


This event is free, excluding food trucks, but please consider donating to our charity drive for Reveal Resource Center. Reveal Resource Center is a non-profit food pantry and clothes closet that serves 375-425 low-to-moderate income families weekly (that represents 1,300-1,500 people). Non-perishable donation ideas include dry pasta and beans, canned vegetables or fruits, canned meats, etc.


Yes. To secure your spot and to reinforce social distancing and safety practices, 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. Families are encouraged to bring a donation specific to the featured charity drive of the evening. Please see the charity drive list above for what items to bring.

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 6:00 pm for the movie. After this time, your spot will be released for walk-ups.

Guests will have the opportunity to pre-order their meals online the day of or order onsite the evening  of through their mobile device. Feel free to browse our food truck options and menus in the days prior to our Christmas Night. Upon ordering, you will receive an email receipt and the night of the event, you will receive a text notification when your food is ready.

Pre-movie activities will start at 5:30 pm, with a majority continuing to be available throughout each 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 entire evening, along with the hot cocoa bar, and the Christmas selfie-station.

  • Lawn chair and/or blanket for you and your entire family for seating
  • Dress warm (this event is outdoors)
  • Consider bringing a donation for our featured charity benefit. Donation items are listed in the Charity Drive section above.


Safety is our top priority for all our gatherings!

  • Please prescreen your family before coming to campus; if anyone is feeling ill or has fever over 99.9, please plan a Christmas night at home.
  • Outdoor handwashing stations will be available
New Hope First Baptist Church
New Hope First Baptist Church