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Let Me Be Myself: The Life Story of Anne Frank

Let Me Be Myself: The Life Story of Anne Frank

Dec 14 - Aug 1

Dallas Holocaust Museum/Center for Education and Tolerance

Let Me Be Myself tells the story of Anne Frank in a modern way, addressing current day issues of identity, exclusion, and discrimination. Anne's experiences connect deeply with today's youth as they …

Sweet Tooth Hotel

Sweet Tooth Hotel

Dec 14 - Dec 31

Sweet Tooth Hotel

What does a rocket ship fueled by rainbows look like? You'll find out this soon at our next adventure, open Nov 1 - Dec 31! Tickets are on sale now.

JACOB HASHIMOTO: Clouds and Chaos

JACOB HASHIMOTO: Clouds and Chaos

Dec 14 - Apr 7

Crow Collection of Asian Art

This exhibition's central work, Nuvole (2006-2018)  - which literally means clouds - explores these formal traditions and looks at how clouds can function as divisions of space while still …

Ultimate Dinosaurs

Ultimate Dinosaurs

Dec 14 - Jan 6

Perot Museum of Nature and Science

See dinosaurs come to life! In Ultimate Dinosaurs, you'll get access to rarely seen specimens from the other side of the world - from the tiny Eoraptor to T. rex's bigger, badder cousin, …

55 Years at The Sixth Floor Museum

55 Years at The Sixth Floor Museum

Dec 14 - Dec 31

The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza

In remembrance of the 55th anniversary of the death of President John F. Kennedy, The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza is presenting a new temporary exhibit, 55 Years. Featuring a broad …

The Twelve Days of Christmas Clock

The Twelve Days of Christmas Clock

Dec 14 - Dec 24

NorthPark Center

November 23 – December 24, 2018 | Level One near Dillard's Sing along to one of the most famous Christmas carols while familiar characters pop in and out of The Twelve Days of Christmas Clock. …

Slavery at Jefferson's Monticello: Paradox of Liberty

Slavery at Jefferson's Monticello: Paradox of Liberty

Dec 14 - Jan 21

African American Museum - State Fair Grounds

Presented for the first time west of the Mississippi River, this landmark exhibition uses objects from museum collections and archaeological excavations to examine through the lens of Jefferson's …

Miracle: A Christmas Pop-up Bar

Miracle: A Christmas Pop-up Bar

Dec 14 - Feb 9

HIDE

Deep Ellum cocktail bar, HIDE is now serving up holiday cheer, staying true to its mission to serve the finest cocktails in Deep Ellum, but with a Christmas twist. Miracle is a Christmas themed pop-up …

Gingertown Dallas Live Build benefiting Children's Craniofacial Association

Gingertown Dallas Live Build benefiting Children's Craniofacial Association

Dec 14 - Dec 24

NorthPark Center

Tuesday, December 4, 2018, 5PM | Level One in Nordstrom Court Now in its ninth year, the annual Gingertown Dallas is one of the biggest gingerbread house events in North Texas with proceeds benefiting …

Gingerbread Workshops at Hotel Crescent Court

Gingerbread Workshops at Hotel Crescent Court

Dec 14

Hotel Crescent Court

Tis the season to build holiday confectionary cookie-castles! Join Hotel Crescent Court to experience the magic of making some of the most impressive gingerbread houses with more than 20 varieties of …

Christmas Lights, Chocolate and Sips Tours - presented by Dallas by Chocolate

Christmas Lights, Chocolate and Sips Tours - presented by Dallas by Chocolate

Dec 14 - Dec 30

Dallas by Chocolate & Dallas Bites Food Tours

View holiday lights in delicious style on a private heated motorcoach, and enjoy of one of Dallas' newest yuletide tradition...held nightly except Christmas Eve and Christmas! Taste scrumptious treats …

Snowland at Great Wolf Lodge

Snowland at Great Wolf Lodge

Dec 15 - Jan 4

Great Wolf Lodge

Snowland welcomes your family to the winter holidays in proper north woods style. From November 24th through January 4th, 2019, we transform Great Wolf Lodge into a magical winter wonderland complete …

Lone Star Christmas at Gaylord Texan

Lone Star Christmas at Gaylord Texan

Dec 15 - Jan 1

Gaylord Texan Resort

Enjoy ICE!® featuring Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer™ and marvel at millions of twinkling lights and lavish holiday displays in our atrium.

Holiday Bricktacular at LEGOLAND Discovery Center

Holiday Bricktacular at LEGOLAND Discovery Center

Dec 15 - Dec 31

LEGOLAND Discovery Center

Tis the season for LEGOLAND Discovery Center's annual Holiday Bricktacular. Expect loads of brick-tastic holiday fun with activities that include a meet and greet with jolly old LEGO Santa, …

12 Days of Holiday Beer at the Dallas Arboretum

12 Days of Holiday Beer at the Dallas Arboretum

Dec 15 - Dec 23

Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden

Twelve different breweries will join the Arboretum on 12 different weekends for Holiday at the Arboretum festivities. Enjoy tasting holiday and seasonal beers with local breweries in the Val Late …

Sacramento Kings at Dallas Mavericks

Sacramento Kings at Dallas Mavericks

Dec 16

American Airlines Center

Gingerbread Workshops at Hotel Crescent Court

Gingerbread Workshops at Hotel Crescent Court

Dec 16

Hotel Crescent Court

Tis the season to build holiday confectionary cookie-castles! Join Hotel Crescent Court to experience the magic of making some of the most impressive gingerbread houses with more than 20 varieties of …

Calgary Flames at Dallas Stars

Calgary Flames at Dallas Stars

Dec 18

American Airlines Center

Chicago Blackhawks at Dallas Stars

Chicago Blackhawks at Dallas Stars

Dec 20

American Airlines Center

Treats of Christmas benefiting the North Texas Food Bank

Treats of Christmas benefiting the North Texas Food Bank

Dec 22

NorthPark Center

Saturday, December 22, 2018 | Level One between Macy's and Dillard's and Level Two between Nordstrom and Macy's Join NorthPark Center for the ultimate holiday bake sale benefiting the North Texas Food …

Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Dallas Cowboys

Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Dallas Cowboys

Dec 23

AT&T Stadium

New York Islanders at Dallas Stars

New York Islanders at Dallas Stars

Dec 23

American Airlines Center

Christmas Day at Bowl & Barrel

Christmas Day at Bowl & Barrel

Dec 25

Bowl & Barrel

$3 Fireman's #4 Beer Open 3-9pm

New Orleans Pelicans at Dallas Mavericks

New Orleans Pelicans at Dallas Mavericks

Dec 26

American Airlines Center

SERVPRO First Responder Bowl

SERVPRO First Responder Bowl

Dec 26

Cotton Bowl Stadium

Boston College takes on Boise State on December 26 at the historic Cotton Bowl Stadium.  Experience a great football game in appreciation of the people who put their lives on the …

Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic

Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic

Dec 29

AT&T Stadium

Notre Dame and Clemson meet on December 29 at AT&T Stadium with a spot in the National Championship on the line!

Detroit Red Wings at Dallas Stars

Detroit Red Wings at Dallas Stars

Dec 29

American Airlines Center

Winter is for Literature Party

Winter is for Literature Party

Dec 29

Arts Mission Oak Cliff

December 29th 8-10pm Free Admission Tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/winter-is-for-literature-party-tickets-51824646914 We are excited to bring this new event to AMOC. Founded by a good friend, …

Oklahoma City Thunder at Dallas Mavericks

Oklahoma City Thunder at Dallas Mavericks

Dec 30

American Airlines Center

New Year's Eve 2019 Party at Candleroom

New Year's Eve 2019 Party at Candleroom

Dec 31 - Jan 1

Candleroom

NYE 2019 at Candleroom! We have a HUGE Party planned again this year: Sounds/Video Mix = DJ Mike B  Champagne Toast & Party Favors Party Packages Available

Day 1 Dallas Benefitting Vogel Alcove

Day 1 Dallas Benefitting Vogel Alcove

Jan 1

Centennial Hall at Fair Park

Day 1 Dallas is a FREE family fair hosted at Fair Park on New Year's Day. This event is for families with young children to celebrate the new year together in a fun and festive atmosphere. The event …