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Big D Holiday

Visit Santa At Galleria Dallas

Visit Santa At Galleria Dallas

Dec 14 - Dec 24

Galleria Dallas

While Galleria Dallas is a wealth of holiday tradition, the center is proud to share a new experience for 2018. When Santa arrives at Galleria Dallas on November 17, he'll welcome guests from a new …

Deck the Halls and Welcome All: Christmas at the White House 2006

Deck the Halls and Welcome All: Christmas at the White House 2006

Dec 14 - Jan 6

George W. Bush Library and Museum

Deck the Halls and Welcome All: Christmas at the House 2006 allows visitors a glimpse into the magical White House holiday celebrations of 2006. The exhibit will be adorned with recreations and …

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.

The Trains at NorthPark benefiting the Ronald McDonald House of Dallas

The Trains at NorthPark benefiting the Ronald McDonald House of Dallas

Dec 14 - Jan 6

NorthPark Center

The Trains at NorthPark™, presented by Bank of Texas, has been a NorthPark Center tradition for 20 years. The most elaborate miniature toy trains exhibit in Texas, The Trains at NorthPark™ …

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. …

Illuminate at the Perot Museum

Illuminate at the Perot Museum

Dec 14 - Jan 6

Perot Museum of Nature and Science

See the Museum in a whole new light! Come be illuminated by breathtaking lights and beauty as well as inspiring, light-themed science throughout the Museum.

Santa's Toy Shoppe Puppet Theatre

Santa's Toy Shoppe Puppet Theatre

Dec 14 - Dec 24

NorthPark Center

November 23 – December 24, 2018 | Level One in EastCourt, near Dillard's How does Santa get all of those presents to little boys and girls around the world? Santa's Toy Shoppe Puppet Theatre …

Sights and Sounds of the Season Performances at NorthPark

Sights and Sounds of the Season Performances at NorthPark

Dec 14 - Dec 21

NorthPark Center

The sounds of the season fill the air at NorthPark as over 100 performance groups take the stage in celebration of the holidays. Catch your favorite school, church, synagogue, community or …

Storytime with Santa Claus at NorthPark

Storytime with Santa Claus at NorthPark

Dec 14 - Dec 23

NorthPark Center

Gather around Santa's picture-book cottage to hear stories about the North Pole. Santa has been telling tales at NorthPark Center for over 25 years, and we invite you to make it a part of your …

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 …

Visits and Portraits with Santa Claus at NorthPark

Visits and Portraits with Santa Claus at NorthPark

Dec 14 - Dec 24

NorthPark Center

Capture memories of a lifetime with one-on-one visits and portraits with Santa Claus. Children feel right at home in Santa Claus' cozy living room with a fireplace, holiday tree and comfy leather …

Scrooge Puppet Theatre at NorthPark

Scrooge Puppet Theatre at NorthPark

Dec 14 - Dec 24

NorthPark Center

NorthPark Center's whimsical Scrooge Puppet Theatre has been a holiday tradition for four decades. Charles Dickens' famous character creates a funny scene through the magic of puppetry by Le Theatre …

Holiday in the Park at Six Flags

Holiday in the Park at Six Flags

Dec 14 - Dec 31

Six Flags Over Texas

Holiday in the Park is back for select days beginning November 16 at Six Flags Over Texas! It's the most magical time of the year, filled with enchanting experiences that will help create those …

Santa at The Star

Santa at The Star

Dec 14 - Dec 24

Ford Center at The Star

Visits with Santa inside his Dallas Cowboys cottage are available by appointment only November 19th through December 24th.

A Ghost Tale for Mr. Dickens

A Ghost Tale for Mr. Dickens

Dec 14 - Dec 23

Dallas Children's Theater

Magic Tree House's Holiday Musical: A GHOST TALE FOR MR. DICKENS Book by Will Osborne and Jenny Laird Lyrics by Randy Courts and Will Osborne Music by Randy Courts Based on Magic Tree House Merlin …

Christmas at the Anatole featuring Peppermint Park

Christmas at the Anatole featuring Peppermint Park

Dec 14 - Dec 23

Hilton Anatole

Experience the magic of the holiday season with the return of Christmas at the Anatole, featuring Peppermint Park. This outdoor, holiday experience will feature games and activities for kids, festive …

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 …

Dallas Zoo Lights Presented by Reliant

Dallas Zoo Lights Presented by Reliant

Dec 14 - Jan 1

Dallas Zoo

After the animals head in for the evening, the Dallas Zoo will transform into a winter wonderland with over one million twinkling lights illuminating ZooNorth throughout the holiday season. This year, …

Holiday at the Arboretum featuring The 12 Days of Christmas

Holiday at the Arboretum featuring The 12 Days of Christmas

Dec 14 - Dec 30

Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden

The 12 Days of Christmas at Night, features 12 elaborate 25-foot-tall Victorian gazebos filled with the charming costumed characters, whimsical animals and winter scenes made famous by the beloved …

Enchant Christmas

Enchant Christmas

Dec 14 - Dec 30

Globe Life Park in Arlington

Back by popular demand, Enchant Christmas will once again illuminate North Texas skies with its World's Largest Christmas Light Maze & Market. Last year, more than 250,000 people unwrapped a new …

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 …

Prairie Lights

Prairie Lights

Dec 14 - Feb 9

Lynn Creek Park

Opening Thanksgiving night, Thursday, Nov. 22, 2018, Prairie Lights, 5610 Lake Ridge Parkway, Grand Prairie, Texas. Prairie Lights runs nightly through December 30, 2018. The always-popular two-mile …

Christmas Spectacular

Christmas Spectacular

Dec 14 - Dec 22

Ford Center at The Star

The Christmas Spectacular presented by Albertsons and Tom Thumb is a weekly holiday performance showcasing the Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders, Dallas Cowboys Rhythm and Blue Dancers and Drumline, …

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 …

Holidays at the Heard

Holidays at the Heard

Dec 14 - Dec 15

Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary

Bundle up and experience Holidays at the Heard, the most unique holiday event in North Texas. Holidays at the Heard brings the beauty of the holiday season into nature. Guests will see lights and …

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 …

Dallas Symphony Christmas Pops

Dallas Symphony Christmas Pops

Dec 14 - Dec 16

Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center

The beloved tradition returns with Christmas classics, sing-along carols, the Dallas Symphony Chorus and the magnificence of the Meyerson decked out in her holiday finest. Lawrence Loh Conducts Katy …

A Christmas Story

A Christmas Story

Dec 14 - Dec 16

AT&T Performing Arts Center Winspear Opera House

From the songwriting team behind the smash hit Tony Award-winning musical Dear Evan Hansen and the Academy Award-winning film La La Land, A Christmas Story, The Musical, brings the classic 1983 movie …

DALLAS THEATER CENTER'S A CHRISTMAS CAROL

DALLAS THEATER CENTER'S A CHRISTMAS CAROL

Dec 14 - Dec 30

AT&T Performing Arts Center

Tis the season to be jolly when Dallas' favorite holiday tradition returns to the Wyly Theatre! Three spirits have come to visit the miserly Ebenezer Scrooge, and to take him on a fantastic journey …

A Very Judy Christmas

A Very Judy Christmas

Dec 14 - Dec 16

Uptown Players

In this world premiere which pays tribute to the 1960's TV specials, Judy Garland invites us into her home for her Christmas Holiday special. Share the holiday with Judy and some celebrity friends, …

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.

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 …

Scuba Diving Santa takes the Plunge Sea Life Aquarium

Scuba Diving Santa takes the Plunge Sea Life Aquarium

Dec 15 - Dec 22

SEA LIFE Grapevine Aquarium

SEA LIFE Grapevine Aquarium is swimming in holiday cheer this December. Experience a dive show like no other as Scuba Diving Santa, along with his elf, make a jolly appearance in a water wonderland …

Santa Visits Reunion Tower

Santa Visits Reunion Tower

Dec 15 - Dec 22

Reunion Tower GeO-Deck

'Tis the season to be jolly! Santa and his elves are making spirits bright with weekly trips to the GeO-Deck. Guests can enjoy photos with Santa, a kid's craft and tasty treats from Cloud Nine. Santa …

Tuzer Ballet Presents The Nutcracker

Tuzer Ballet Presents The Nutcracker

Dec 15 - Dec 16

Charles W. Eisemann Center for Performing Arts

Tuzer Ballet presents its 34th annual production of the holiday ballet, Peter Tchaikovsky's The Nutcracker. Come and be transported to the wondrous world of swirling snowflakes, magical gifts and the …

The Polyphonic Spree Christmas Show

The Polyphonic Spree Christmas Show

Dec 15

Majestic Theatre

All Ages Show! Fun For The Whole Family! Please bring a new toy for Toys for Tots and a canned food item for the North Texas Food Bank. Grab your raffle ticket upon entry for your …

Elton John in Dallas

Elton John in Dallas

Dec 15

American Airlines Center

Sacramento Kings at Dallas Mavericks

Sacramento Kings at Dallas Mavericks

Dec 16

American Airlines Center

Calgary Flames at Dallas Stars

Calgary Flames at Dallas Stars

Dec 18

American Airlines Center

Chicago

Chicago

Dec 18 - Dec 23

AT&T Performing Arts Center Winspear Opera House

Chicago has everything that makes Broadway great: a universal tale of fame, fortune, and all that jazz; one show-stopping song after another; and the most astonishing dancing you've ever seen. This …

The TEN Tenors - Home For The Holidays

The TEN Tenors - Home For The Holidays

Dec 18

The TEN Tenors are undoubtedly one of Australia's most successful touring entertainment groups of all time, with more than 90 million people worldwide witnessing their unmistakable charm, camaraderie …

The Artistry of the Nativity Exhibit at the DeGolger House

The Artistry of the Nativity Exhibit at the DeGolger House

Dec 19 - Feb 7

Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden

The Artistry of the Nativity at the DeGolyer House features a combined collection of over 500 crèches from over 50 countries, and private collections not yet seen by the public. Each of the …

Chicago Blackhawks at Dallas Stars

Chicago Blackhawks at Dallas Stars

Dec 20

American Airlines Center

Star Wars: A New Hope Movie In Concert

Star Wars: A New Hope Movie In Concert

Dec 20 - Dec 22

Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center

Join Luke, Princess Leia, Han Solo and Chewie in the original intergalactic classic with the Dallas Symphony Orchestra performing the Oscar-winning music of John Williams. Jayce Ogren Conducts "To …

Emily Screw: A Christmas Tale

Emily Screw: A Christmas Tale

Dec 21 - Dec 22

Plaza Arts Center

Meet Emily Screw, a selfish, spoiled, mean-spirited child who finally gets the tables turned one unforgettable Christmas Eve, when her toys come to life and reveal to her the ghastly consequences of …

Holiday Singalong Spectacular

Holiday Singalong Spectacular

Dec 22

Arts Mission Oak Cliff

December 22 7:30-9:30pm Admission: Donation only Limited Seating Tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/amoc-holiday-singalong-spectacular-tickets-51822143426 The 3rd annual AMOC Holiday Singalong …

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

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 …

A Bronx Tale

A Bronx Tale

Dec 26 - Jan 6

AT&T Performing Arts Center Winspear Opera House

Broadway's hit crowd-pleaser takes you to the stoops of the Bronx in the 1960s – where a young man is caught between the father he loves and the mob boss he'd love to be. Bursting with …

The Phantom of the Opera

The Phantom of the Opera

Dec 27 - Jan 6

Music Hall at Fair Park

Cameron Mackintosh's spectacular new production of Andrew Lloyd Webber's THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA will come to Dallas as part of a brand new North American Tour. Critics are raving that this …

Lights All Night

Lights All Night

Dec 28 - Dec 29

Dallas Market Hall

Lights All Night returns for its ninth year to celebrate the end of 2018 with a unique music lineup consisting of some of the most sought-after and up-and-coming DJs and music acts today. The two-day …

Lone Star Circus: Forever

Lone Star Circus: Forever

Dec 28 - Jan 1

Dallas Children's Theater

In a fun and daring tribute to the birth of the modern circus, Dallas' own Lone Star Circus® brings its unique brand of spectacle back for the holidays in this all-new show! Jugglers, acrobats, …

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

New Year's Eve

Dec 31

Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center

An evening of Viennese elegance as the Dallas Symphony performs cherished Strauss waltzes and you toast the New Year with champagne at intermission. Case Scaglione Conducts "The Dallas Symhpony... …

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

REUNION TOWER OVER THE TOP NYE 2018

REUNION TOWER OVER THE TOP NYE 2018

Dec 31 - Jan 1

Reunion Tower GeO-Deck

Reunion Tower and Hunt Realty are collaborating with Southwest Airlines to bring a Texas-sized New Year's Eve event to Dallas, Reunion Tower Over the Top NYE 2018. For the third year, the only …

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 …