THE LIGHT SHOW
Daily through January 1st
Pile the family into the car and take a driving tour through thousands of dazzling lights. Before you start your journey, grab your magic glasses, light sticks, electric lemonade and popcorn to the full experience! Tickets are purchased per car and you can even pre-order your snacks online.
HOLIDAY IN THE PARK
Select Days through January 1st
The Holiday season in Arlington isn’t complete without a trip to Six Flags Over Texas for Holiday in the Park. Experience holiday classics in Texas with sleigh rides, a brand-new light show, crafts with Mrs. Claus, and a visit with Santa Claus. Purchase daily passes or go ahead and get your 2023 pass, good for the rest of 2022 AND 2023.
TEXAS CHRISTKINDL MARKET
North Plaza at Globe Life Field
Daily through December 23rd
Presented by Reliable Commercial Construction this year, Texas Christkindl Market is a free, family-friendly market that features a unique shopping experience for holiday gifts, decorations, and unique one-of-a-kind finds. This year’s market features a variety of vendors, visits with St. Nikolaus and the Kinder Kids Root Beer Garden.
Inside Miller Tavern at Texas Live!
Pop-up through December 24th
Get ready for an over-the-top holiday pop-up experience unlike any other! Miracle at Live! will feature an explosion of tinsel & twinkling lights, specialty holiday cocktails & tasty small bites, instagrammable photo moments, themed nights, and more! Be sure to check out the event calendar for all the special events this holiday season.
HORRAY FOR THE HOLIDAYS
Thursdays - Sundays from December 2nd - 18th
Theatre Arlington’s Musical TV Special is coming back for another year of music and laughs.
WORLD BALLET SERIES: NUTCRACKER
A part of the World Ballet Series, the Nutcracker is performed live by a multinational cast of 50 professional ballet dancers gathered to bring the most beloved holiday tradition to life. A family-friendly experience accompanied by Tchaikovsky’s timeless score, over 150 hand-sewn costumes, hand-crafted sets and classic Marius Petipa choreography. Hurry and get your tickets for this one-night-only event!
Hop between your favorite Downtown Arlington bars decked out in your best ugly Christmas sweater for a night of drink specials and festive fun!
HOLIDAY LIGHTS PARADE
Join in on the Downtown Arlington tradition with reindeer games and entertainment leading up to the Annual Holidays Light Parade. Don’t forget to snap your photo with Santa!
JINGLE BELL RUN
Deck out in your best holiday costumes and ugly sweaters and race to raise funds and awareness of arthritis and support The Arthritis. Register today for the in-person event or participate virtually!
Celebrate the holiday season with Patrick Thomas (NBC’s The Voice finalist), bringing his holiday show home to DFW for the first time.
Pull out your best ugly sweater for a special holiday tasting at Hooligan’s with a flight of 3 different espresso martinis paired with Christmas cookies! Seats are limited, so get your tickets before they sell out.
December 16th – 25th
Drive through the Interlochen neighborhood and admire the 200 houses decked out in all their holiday lights and décor.
It’ll be a happy hour like no other at Texas Live!, including live music, buffet options, half-priced drinks, and holiday party favors. Get your tickets and get ready for the largest holiday happy hour.
UGLY SWEATER DAY & PHOTOS WITH SANTA
Grab your ugliest sweater or festive garb, and bring the little ones out for free photos with Santa from 11:30 am - 3:30 pm. and a fun shopping experience at Texas’ largest Christmas decoration store.
Get in the spirit with Christmas music from American Idol’s David Archuleta!
PEPPA PIG'S ADVENTURE
College Park Center
Come join Peppa this Holiday season with a live musical experience full of singing, dancing, games and surprises!