Celebrate the Season With These Things to Do in December in Dallas, TX

Celebrate the Season With These Things to Do in December in Dallas, TX
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The most wonderful time of the year is upon us–and we’re here to show you the top things to do and ways to celebrate in Dallas, Texas! Show up and show out with your community, and end the year with some special events that you won’t forget.

Below, we’ve listed the top things to do to kick off your season in December in Dallas, Texas, highlighting new, unique, and fun ways to usher in some serious holiday magic.

We promise you won’t regret bundling up and joining in on these seasonal celebrations!

1. Family Christmas Pops at the Meyerson Symphony (December 3)

Get ready to head out on the town to the Meyerson Symphony in Dallas! These musical artists are here to present a family-friendly celebration of sound, performing some of the top holiday hits in a special one-hour musical extravaganza. Stop by early and get special access to pre-concert activities for your little ones, preparing them for the show and educating them about the magic and music.

Visit the Art and Seek website to purchase tickets and learn more about the pre-event details you won’t want to miss. Start your season with themes of rest, togetherness, and effortless artistry presented to you by some of the finest musicians in Dallas!

2. Dallas Holiday Parade (December 3)

Join nearly 500,000 community members from the greater Dallas area in this celebration of art and holiday cheer. Located in the heart of downtown Dallas, this special event got its roots in 1988 and later became loved and known as the “Miracle on Commerce Street” among the Dallas natives. Today, it’s broadcast across 300+ stations and is sponsored by some of the world’s largest companies, offering spectators a show that they’ll never forget.

It’s true what they say–everything’s bigger in Texas!

You can visit the website and purchase tickets today. There’s no better time than now to book front row seats!

3. Klyde Warren Park’s Tree Lighting Celebration (December 3)

Looking for the best ways to kick off your holiday season for free? Stop by the Klyde Warren Park Tree Lighting and revel in the holiday magic with family-friendly activities and a massive glittering holiday tree. There’s a little something special for everyone with hosted and sponsored activities such as:

  • Snow flurries and faux slopes
  • Special holiday crafts
  • Story time with Mrs. Claus herself
  • Photos with Santa
  • Holiday face painting
  • …and much, much more…

Parents and children alike can’t get enough of this special event! Visit the Dallas Arts District website for more information. We can’t wait to see you there!

4. 5th Annual 12 Bars of Christmas Crawl in Dallas (December 3)

If you like good beer, good food, and an even greater time, the 12 Bars of Christmas Crawl is for you. We’re inviting you to show up ready to rally and indulge from 12 p.m. – 8 p.m. at the Playground Bar in Dallas, Texas. It is the giving season, after all–so you can expect some seriously fun rewards just for joining in the fun!

The event is giving away several holiday bonuses, including:

  • Christmas light up necklaces (first 50 attendees)
  • Cover-free drinking experience
  • Unique drink specials by bar
  • 16oz color changing Santa stadium commemorative cup

The only rules are that you have to be 21 or older and that you have to show up in your most outrageously themed holiday gear. Suit up in the ugliest sweater you own, and get ready to take on Dallas–one bar at a time.

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