Top Things to do in Dallas This Holiday Season

Top Things to do in Dallas This Holiday Season

Searching for fun things to do in Dallas this holiday season? It’s the most wonderful time of the year to be a tourist in your own hometown! Enjoy the holiday season lights, sights, and activities throughout the Dallas-Fort Worth area. We have compiled a short list of things to do over the coming weeks, either with your family or as an escape. Happy Holidays!

Be Enchanted in Arlington

With the world’s largest Christmas light maze, ice skating, food, live music, a Christmas market, and Santa Claus, Enchant Arlington at Globe Life Park brings the holiday spirit to life.

When: 11/23 – 12/30
Hours: Times vary depending on the day
Location: 1000 Ballpark Way, Arlington, TX 76011

Visit Santa’s Village in Richardson

For more than 25 years, Richardson has brought to life Santa’s village. Sixteen dwellings all contain something different to delight children and adults alike. Be interviewed by an elf for TV, meet the North Pole Police, or spend time in Santa’s pet shop (and maybe take home your own furry elf). There is fun for everyone in Richardson.

When: 12/1 – 12/25
Hours: 6pm – 9pm
Location: 411 W. Arapaho Rd., Richardson, Texas 75080
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Hear Holiday Favorites, Tuba-style

Nothing says Christmas like more than 200 tubas playing holiday favorites. This year will be the 41st Annual Merry TubaChristmas Concert held in Thanks-Giving Square in Dallas. Grab some cocoa or cider and get there early.

When: 12/24
Hours: 12pm-1pm
Location: 1627 Pacific Avenue, Dallas, TX 75201
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Capitalize your Christmas – Texas Style

Grapevine is the self-proclaimed Christmas Capitol of Texas with good reason. With 1,400 Christmas-themed events, millions of lights, animations, and giant ice statues, Grapevine is a wonderful place to make memories that will last longer than just this holiday season.

When: Through Christmas
Hours: Times vary depending on the day
Location: Grapevine, TX

Spend your Holidays Screaming at Six Flags

With more than eight miles of lights, story time with Mrs. Clause, and up-close interactions with Dasher, Dancer, Prancer, and the rest, Six Flags over Texas is offering more than their year-round rides this holiday season. Have a cup of cheer, otherwise known as hot chocolate, alongside some gooey s’mores that you can roast yourself.

Date: 11/16 – 12/30
Hours: Times vary depending on the day
Location: 2201 Road to Six Flags, Arlington, TX 76011