Children & Family

Downtown Dallas for the Holidays

6 events to check out at this year's Downtown Wanderland.

Visit Dallas Staff
Posted on Dec 6, 2016

Wander through Downtown and explore the magic of the season. With two weekends left jam packed with things to do for the whole family, you can take your pick of favorites from the list. Here's a few of our favorites to stop by.

Make Unbranded your first stop at Dallas Wanderland. | Photo Credit: Thomas Garza for Downtown Dallas, Inc.


Unbranded at Pegasus Plaza

Daily | hours vary

The hit pop-up shop returns for another holiday season and it's better than ever. Check out pieces from local brands – your holiday gift list will be checked off before you know it. 


Christmas Time is here at Meyerson

Thursday Dec. 8 | 7:30 pm

Revel in the sound of Dianne Reeves, winner of the 2015 GRAMMY for Best Jazz Vocal Album, as she takes the Meyerson stage for a night of holiday music and delight.


Movie: Christmas Vacation at Pegasus Plaza

Friday, Dec. 9 | 6-8 pm

Go old school with a showing of the 1989 classic. Bring a blanket and snacks and even your furry best friend – dogs are welcome!


Holiday Extravaganza: Polyphonic Spree at Majestic Theater

Saturday, Dec 10 | 7 pm

Bring the whole family for a night of music from Dallas' own Polyphonic Spree. Get the kids in line for a festive face painting session or stop by Santa's sleigh for photos with the whole gang – Mr. and Mrs. Claus, Frosty and Rudolph will all be there!


A Very Electric Christmas at Neiman Marcus
Friday, Dec. 16 | 5:30 – 6:30 pm

The annual unveiling of the Neiman Marcus holiday windows is a must-do for any Dallas dweller. Be among the first to see the latest display at the flagship store on Main Street.


Little D Market

Thursday, Dec. 15 | 4-8 pm; Pegasus Plaza
Saturday, Dec. 17 | 10 am – 5 pm; Main Street Garden

Take in the beauty of Downtown Dallas as you shop for gifts and homemade treats. Grab a glass of wine to enjoy as you peruse art, pottery and apparel from local vendors!