There is a lot on the side of Austin Highway in San Antonio that sits empty for most of the year. But about a month before Christmas every year it is transformed into a special place where memories are made.

The transcript for the episode can be found here.

If you want to learn more, here are some Links to follow:

Historic photos of Austin Highway

Optimist International

USDA guide to grades of Christmas trees

The Noble Mountain Tree Farm

A Christmas Tree Shaker

Special Thanks to:

Kevin Kiser

The Alamo Heights Optimist Club

Music by Dan Lerch and Wooden Shjips