Events in Dallas for December Through January
Holiday in the Park :: Six Flags Over Texas, Arlington :: November 19, 2017-January 2, 2018
Each year, Six Flags over Texas is transformed into a Winter Wonderland! Enjoy sparkling lights, glamorous decorations, festive scents and seasonal treats, playful activities, hair-raising rides, and heartwarming shows.
Trains at NorthPark Benefiting the Ronald McDonald House of Dallas :: NorthPark Center, Dallas ::November 18, 2017-January 7, 2018
Since 1987, The Trains at NorthPark has been a favorite for children of all ages! The exhibit (located on level 1 near Nordstrom) encompasses more than 4,000 square feet of train themed environments, with all the trimmings of the holiday train travel experience—steam engine and coach cars, a ticket booth and a train station as well as interactive features. Tickets are inexpensive – $7 adults, $4 children, and under 2 are free, but purchase at a Tom Thumb and get another $1 off! See our review from the archives here.
Holidays at the Bush Center :: George W. Bush Presidential Library, Dallas :: November 16, 2017-January 7, 2018
Visitors will be treated to a number of activities and special events based around the theme “All Things Bright & Beautiful: Christmas at the White House 2005” including scheduled readings for children and seasonal menus at Café 43 and the Courtyard Café. The Bush Center’s architectural centerpiece, Freedom Hall, will feature a holiday video and the entire complex will be decorated with lights, wreaths, and Christmas trees. There’s no additional charge for these activities, but you will need tickets.