101 Ideas for Holiday Family Fun in Midcities - 2019 | Kids Out and About Midcities

101 Ideas for Holiday Family Fun in Midcities - 2019

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Santa Sightings

Nov 22- Dec 21 Christmas Spectacular Presented by Albertsons and Tom Thumb- The Star
Nov 23 Home for the Holidays- Southlake Town Square
Nov 23 Our Village Glows- The Shops at Highland Village
Nov 24 Lights at Legacy- The Shops at Legacy
Nov 30- Dec 8 Paint With Santa- Color Me Mine Frisco
Nov 30- Dec 8 Paint with Santa- Color Me Mine Highland Village
Dec 2 Annual Tree Lighting- Corinth City Hall
Dec 5 Grapevine Parade of Lights
Dec 6 Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony-Colleyville City Hall
Dec 6 Denton Holiday Lighting Festival
Dec 6 Howliday Pawty & Christmas Open House- Farmers Branch Community Recreation Center
Dec 7-8, 14-15 and 21-22  Breakfast with Santa- Grapevine Mills Rainforest Cafe
Dec 7  Breakfast with Santa- Frisco Senior Center
Dec 7  Breakfast with Santa- The Marq- Southlake
Dec 7  Christmas Parade, Tree Lighting & Fireworks- Old Town Burleson
Dec 7  Dallas Holiday Parade
Dec 7  Pictures with Santa- The Colony Public Library
Dec 7  Merry Main Street Presented By Texas Health Hospital Frisco
Dec 8 Soothing Santa- The Shops at Willow Bend
Dec 14 and 21 Storytime with Santa- OnStage in Bedford


Old-Time Christmas

Nov 30 Victorian Christmas Card Printing- Settlement to City Museums
Dec 6  An Old-Fashioned Christmas- A. W. Perry Homestead Museum
Dec 6 Dickens in Historic Downtown Plano
Dec 7 Olde Tyme Christmas & Hayride
Dec 13 Fun on The Farm Preschool Program: Cookies with Santa- Heritage Farmstead Museum
Dec 14 Christmas on the Farm- Russell Art Farm
Dec 14 Christmas Farmstead Celebration- Nash Farm
Dec 21 Tales of a Victorian Christmas- Settlement to City Museums


Light Displays

Nov 15- Jan 5 ICE!® featuring A Charlie Brown Christmas- Christmas Village at Gaylord Texan
Nov 23- Jan 1 Village Lights- Hillside Village
Nov 25- Jan 4 Christmas Light Show Spectacular- Grapevine
 Nov 30- Jan 1  Vitruvian Lights- Addison


Living Nativities

Dec 6-8 and 13-15 Bethlehem Revisited- Central Presbyterian Church- Waxahachie
Dec 14 Live Nativity- Lamb of God Lutheran Church- Flower Mound
Dec 15 Live Nativity- Vista Ridge United Methodist Church- Lewisville
Dec 15 Night in Bethlehem- First Frisco United Methodist Church


Holiday Theatre

Nov 22- Dec 29 A Christmas Carol- Dallas Theater Center
Nov 22- Dec 15 Hooray for Holidays: Theatre Arlington’s Musical TV Special
Nov 29- Dec 8 The Nutcracker- Texas Ballet Theater
Dec 6- 22 A Christmas Story- The Art Centre Theatre
Dec 6- 15 A Tuna Christmas- Denton Community Theatre
Dec 11 A Charlie Brown Christmas Live on Stage- The Pavilion at Toyota Music Factory
Dec 14 An Evening With Chevy Chase + Screening of Christmas Vacation- The Pavilion at Toyota Music Factory
Dec 15 Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer- AT&T Performing Arts Center


Holiday Concerts

Nov 19 Drumline Live Holiday Spectacular- AT&T Performing Arts Center
Dec 1 A Rockin' Elvis Christmas" Kraig Parker & The Royal Tribute Band- Palace Theater- Grapevine
Dec 6 Handel's Messiah- Murchison Performing Arts Center
Dec 6-15 Dallas Symphony Pops
Dec 7 Merry Christmas Concert with the Ric Flauding Christmas Ensemble & Guests- Farr Best Theater
Dec 8 Brookhaven Bell Choir Concert- Carrollton Senior Center
Dec 8 Disney Junior Holiday Party On Tour- Grand Prairie
Dec 9 Rocky Mountain Christmas a John Denver Holiday Tribute- Dallas Symphony Orchestra
Dec 10-13 The Texas Tenors: Deep in the Heart of Christmas- Palace Theater- Grapevine
Dec 14 Rocky Gribble Presents "A Grapevine Opry Christmas"- Palace Theater Grapevine
Dec 15 Bagpipes: Highland Christmas Concert- Bedford Public Library
Dec 17 Fiesta Navidad!- Mariachi Los Camperos In Concert With The DSO
Dec 19 Organ & Brass Christmas- Dallas Symphony Orchestra
Dec 21 Trans-Siberian Orchestra- American Airlines Center
Dec 29 Mannheim Steamroller- The Pavilion at Toyota Music Factory


Christmas Tree Experience

  4 CeeSons Christmas Tree Farm- Caddo Mills
  Brushy Creek Christmas Trees- Bowie
  Elves Farm- Denison
  Haynie’s Green Acres Christmas Tree Farm- Crowley
  Kadee Christmas Tree Farm- Greenville
  KaJin Farms- Caddo Mills
  Lone Star Pines- Terrell
  Star M Plantation- Quinlan
  Radde Tannenbaum Farm- Meridian
  Sunset Hill Tree Farm- Alvarado
  The Lazy K- Godley
  Walls Family Farm- Terrell
  Wintergreen Christmas Tree Farm- Van Alstyne


Ice Skating

Nov 22- Jan 20 Panther Island Ice
Dec 14 Christmas at the Ranch- Doubletree Ranch Park
  Ice at the Parks- Arlington
  Comerica Center
  Children's Health StarCenter -Valley Ranch
  Children's Health StarCenter- Plano
  Children's Health StarCenter- Mansfield
  Children's Health StarCenter- Farmers Branch



Dec 22   Frisco Community Chanukah Celebration- Frisco City Hall


Shopping & Craft Fairs

Nov 23- 24 Plano Christmas Market- Carpenter Park Recreation Center
Nov 29- Dec 22 Texas Christkindl Market 2019- Globe Life Field
Dec 14 Christmas Craft Fair- Burleson Senior Activity Center
Dec 14 3rd Annual Hometown Christmas Craft Show- Midlothian Conference Center


New Year's Eve

 Dec 31  Reunion Tower OVER THE TOP NYE 2019
 Dec 31  Noon Year's Eve Party- The Colony Public Library



Nov 16- Jan 5 The Trains at NorthPark™
Nov 23- Jan 5 Holiday in the Park- Six Flags
Nov 25 32nd Annual Carol of Lights- Grapevine
Dec 2 Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony- Heritage Park- Midlothian
Dec 6 Gingerbread House Decorating- Trophy Club Fire Dept.
Dec 7 Hometown Christmas- Downtown Rockwall
Dec 7 Prosper Christmas Festival- Prosper Town Hall
Dec 7 Frosty 5K & Merry Mile- Simpson Plaza at City Hall Frisco
Dec 7 Holiday Tree Lighting- Coppell- Andrew Brown Park East
Dec 13 Friday Night Out “Holiday Extravaganza”- WOGA Plano
Dec 14 Christmas in the Park- Independence East Park- Trophy Club
Dec 19 Family Pajama Story Time and Holiday Movie Screening- The Colony Public Library
Dec 21 Campfire and Cheer- Ray Roberts Lake State Park Johnson Branch
Dec 22 Rudolph/Frosty the Snowman- Palace Theater Grapevine


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