Nautical Light Show

Nautical Light Show

Ends Jan 6th

Join us for a light show adventure while we take you on a fully captained boat cruise from Walsh Boat Landing to the infamous Mozarts Light Show.

Upon boarding, you’ll stay warm on the water with Mozart’s bottomless Hot Chocolate for the whole boat. Our boats are stocked with wool blankets, Hot Hand warmers and complimentary water bottles.  Once arriving at Mozart’s, guests will receive their optional food packages and will enjoy the light show and varying live musicians directly from the boat.  Our boats are equipped with comfortable leather seats, tables, cup holders and complimentary water bottles. After a 40 minute Mozart’s Light Show, you will depart back to Walsh Boat Landing while enjoying some of the most scenic views of Lake Austin.

Start Time / Length


5:50 pm – 6:40 pm (50 Min)

6:50 pm – 7:40 pm (50 min)

7:50 pm – 8:40 pm (50 min)

8:50 pm – 9:40 pm (50 min)

9:50 pm – 10:40 pm (50 min)

10:50 pm – 11:40 pm (50 min)



Average Temperatures in Austin:

November: 71 High / 50 Low
December: 63 High / 43 Low
January: 61 High / 41 Low

Ticket Packages

Per Person Tickets – $30 (Shared Boat/ Multi Group) 

4 Tickets – $80 (Shared Boat/ Multi Group) 

 6 Tickets – $120 (Shared Boat/ Multi Group)

8 Tickets – $160 (Shared Boat/ Multi Group)

15 Tickets – $225 (Private Group Boat)

22 Tickets – $440 up to 600 (Private Group Boat)

Private Boat: Only your party will be on the boat.

All passengers on the 22 and 44 packages will receive a FREE Campfire Mug
*BYOB is allowed*

Food and Cocoa Package add-ons

4 Pack – Food & Cocoa Package
$67.50 + Tax

6 Pack – Food & Cocoa Package
$86.50 + Tax

10 Pack – Food & Cocoa Package
$154 + Tax

15 Pack – Food & Cocoa Package

– Best Value –
$179 + Tax

You’ll stay warm on the water with Mozart’s bottomless Hot Chocolate for the whole boat. Optional Food Packages includes fresh baked cinnamon sugar bavarian pretzels, salt pretzels, Mozart’s Chocolate Fudge Brownies and Assorted Fresh Baked Christmas Cookies (Chocolate Chip and Sugar).

BYOB and Liquor welcome

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  • A Paid Parking lot is located across the street from Walsh Boat Landing
  • There is also paid parking on the street
  • Parking will be limited so please arrive early.
  • Pickup Location is NOT at Mozarts. 
  • Pickup is at Walsh Boat Landing

Christmas Light Show

  • Light shows starts 5 minutes after each hour from 6pm – 11:45pm. 
  • Light Show and Live Music will play intermittently 
  • Live Music will be on from 15 – 40 past the hour each hour with 2+ light show intermissions.
  • Estimated over 1 million lights are used at Mozart’s!
  • Come and enjoy a Mozarts Christmas light show by boat.

Frequently Asked . Questions


The Nautical Light Show by boat includes:
Captain, Fuel, Water Bottles, Boat cruise to/from Mozart's Light Show (you stay on the boat), Live Music at Mozart's, Hot Hand Warmers and Wool Blankets upon request.
 **Mozart's Food and Hot Cocoa Packages are available at checkout.

2 Parking lots and Street parking in front of Mozarts or at 1601 Scenic Dr Austin, Tx 78703

Parking will be at 1501 Scenic View Dr, Austin, Tx.  The pickup location is at the Walsh Boat Landing down the street from Mozarts. (walking distance)

There are per person, 4 6, 8, 15, 22, 44 ticket packages available.

*The 15 and 22 passenger packages will include your own private boat with no other groups.

Yes all children are counted towards the total passenger count on the boat.  Each child will need a ticket.

Here are the Average Temperatures:

November: 71 High / 50 Low
December: 63 High / 43 Low
January: 61 High / 41 Low

Food and Hot Chocolate FAQ's

You CAN bring outside food and drinks including alcohol.

As for drinks, all is welcome except no Glass containers or styrofoam cups.

Currently at this time we will NOT have same day ordering directly from the boat. You can preorder your food package at checkout or call us after booking to add or update the food and cocoa package.
***The 22 and 44 package options are all inclusive with a 6 pack Food, Cocoa and a Ceramic Campfire Mug for Everyone onboard.***

Call our number (512)-957-1444 and we can update and add food packages as needed. You can also upgrade your ticket packages if needed  *Must be done 72 hours in advance and is subject to availability.
***The 22 and 44 package options are all inclusive with Food, Cocoa and a Free Ceramic Campfire Mug for Everyone onboard.***

No Ice but we have a small built in cooler for the water bottles which are included. You can bring your own cooler if you want.

Additional Boat Rental FAQ's

Unfortunately not.  There is one located at Walsh Boat Landing that you can use before and after the rental.  

We are not allowing dogs on the boat unless you are booking the entire boat with the 15, 22 or 44 package options where the whole boat is your private boat. Some people have allergies to pets.  Service Animals are welcome!

All of our boats are equipped with after market sound systems in them.  Unfortunately we won't be allowing the use of them when at Mozart's for this tour.

No.  We have an exclusive partnership with Mozarts to be the only company that can provide the Nautical Light Show (Light show by boat).  All other companies that attempt to offer this will be subject to legal prosecution Civilly and Criminally.
According to the LCRA, Lake Austin is a public right away, however, anything within 40 yards of Oyster Landing Marina, Mozarts Dock, Ables, etc are commercial and by LCRA covenant, is privately owned and managed within 40 yards of any dock/structure (fixed and floatable).  LAPD can enforce this if needed. 

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