The Best Holiday Events in DFW – 2017!

The Holidays are here again, with all their festivities—from family and food, to community and greater revelry.

Here in the Metroplex, we can do “family and food, community and revelry” with the best holiday events in the country. Here’s our list of some of the more popular events going on around DFW this year!


Enchant (formerly The Texas Christkindle Market)

November 24-December 31

Tickets are ALREADY on sale to this enchanting event! Ice skating rinks and acres of lighted Christmas mazes make for the top-rated holiday event in the Metroplex. This market harkens back to German markets of old during the holiday season, and is a must-see for the family.


Grapevine, TX—also known as The Christmas Capital of Texas

December 1-23

Chug down the North Pole Express, or watch favorite holiday flicks at The Palace Theater. With events throughout the month of December, you can celebrate Christmas with live shows, from a world-renowned Elvis impersonator to the musical “Forever Young.” There’s something for everyone!


Six Flags Holiday In The Park

November 17-December 31, select days only

Six Flags Over Texas converts into a winter wonderland every year. The park is WELL equipped for the delectable assortment of holiday treats offered during the event. And, you’re invited to a long list of spectacular shows. It’s definitely worth a visit!

The Trains at NorthPark

November 18-January 7

2017 is The Trains at NorthPark’s 30th anniversary, marking three decades of this jolly event benefiting the Ronald McDonald House of Dallas (RMHD). For thirty years now, this premier holiday display has brought joy and merriment to families all over Texas. And we’re lucky enough to live right next door! Swing over to Dallas for this magical event


Sneak Peek!! The Trains at NorthPark opens Saturday, November 19! With @rmhdallas #northparktrains

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Holiday At The Arboretum

November 4-January 8

This nationally-recognized event features family favorites, like The 12 Days of Christmas outdoor exhibit, not to mention HALF A MILLION lights around the garden at night! The Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden also has a new “Nutcracker Suite” exhibit this year that features almost a thousand nutcracker figures. There are SO many things to see this year at the Arboretum, don’t miss out!


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