Holiday Festivities throughout the Metroplex
The DFW metroplex truly embraces the Christmas spirit with a variety of festive events, twinkling lights, and heartwarming traditions. The cities of Dallas and Fort Worth are transformed into winter wonderlands, brimming with opportunities to celebrate the season.
1st-Ever Grand Prairie Premium Outlets Hosts Light the Night: Tree Lighting Ceremony
Grand Prairie residents and visitors are invited to the first-ever FREE Light the Night: Tree Lighting Ceremony at Grand Prairie Premium Outlets. Festive entertainment will fill the air with holiday cheer and all ages will enjoy visits and photos with Santa, a balloon artist, delicious treats, and refreshments!
In the spirit of the season, the evening will commence at 6 p.m., and at approximately 7 p.m., Grand Prairie Premium Outlets will make the city sparkle by lighting the Christmas tree adorned with twinkling lights and ornaments.
Located at Grand Prairie Premium Outlets, 2950 I-20, Grand Prairie, TX 75052
There Is So Much More!
Enchant Christmas: Enchant Christmas is a magical outdoor experience featuring an immersive light maze, an ice-skating rink, and a variety of vendors and attractions.
Dallas Symphony Orchestra’s Christmas Fantasia: Enjoy a heartwarming performance of classic Christmas music by the Dallas Symphony Orchestra.
Christmas at the Dallas Arboretum: Stroll through the beautifully decorated Dallas Arboretum, adorned with over a million lights and festive displays.
Zoo Lights at Dallas Zoo: Experience the Dallas Zoo transformed into a winter wonderland with over a million twinkling lights and animal encounters.
Holidays at the Nasher Sculpture Center: Enjoy a variety of holiday-themed events and activities at the Nasher Sculpture Center, including concerts, workshops, and family-friendly programs.
Christmas at Gaylord Texan Resort: Immerse yourself in the Christmas spirit at Gaylord Texan Resort, featuring elaborate ice sculptures, a Christmas tree trail, and a variety of holiday attractions.
Fort Worth Botanic Garden’s Luminarie: Experience a breathtaking display of over 150,000 lights at the Fort Worth Botanic Garden’s Luminarie.
Bass Hall’s Christmas Spectacular: Enjoy a dazzling performance of Christmas classics by the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra and the Texas Ballet Theater.
Lone Star Christmas Extravaganza: Experience a variety of holiday-themed shows and attractions at the Lone Star Christmas Extravaganza, including a petting zoo, a train ride, and a live nativity scene.
Christmas at the Fort Worth Stockyards: Enjoy a traditional Christmas experience at the Fort Worth Stockyards, featuring carriage rides, live music, and a visit from Santa Claus.
In addition to these signature events, the DFW metroplex offers a variety of other ways to celebrate the Christmas spirit. Visit local tree lighting ceremonies, enjoy festive shopping at markets and boutiques, and indulge in delicious holiday treats at bakeries and restaurants.
Check out DFW Crafts article and learn even more about the Ultimate List of Christmas Activities in DFW, as no matter how you choose to celebrate, the DFW metroplex is sure to put you in the Christmas spirit.