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A note regarding COVID-19

Due to concerns over the spread of coronavirus, some events have been postponed or canceled. Please make sure to check the event website, social media, or call ahead to confirm an event is still taking place if you are interested in attending.


"Golden Legacy: 80 Years of Original Art from Golden Books

Oct. 14-Dec. 24

The National Center for Children's Illustrated Literature exhibits, tours, collects, preserves, and ...


Holiday In the Park at Six Flags Over Texas

Nov. 19-Jan. 2

Visit this winter wonderland that features a variety of delightful and interactive activities to hel...


Trail of Lights

Nov. 28-Jan. 3

The 57th annual Austin Trail of Lights, the longest-running holiday tradition in the state capital, ...


Dec. 2-Jan. 30

Enjoy the natural wonder of winter in the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center's beautiful Texas Arbo...

"Disney Princess: The Concert"

Feb. 6

For generations, Disney’s Princesses have enchanted audiences with their courage and kindness and ...


Kinder Fest

Dec. 17-18

Retailers located at the Hill Country Mile, a stretch of locally owned specialty shops and restauran...


"Tuck Everlasting: The Musical"

Dec. 4-5, 10-11

Enjoy the musical based on the beloved children's novel by Natalie Babbitt....

Planetarium Show

Dec. 7, 14, 21, 28; Jan. 4, 11, 18, 25; Feb. 1, 8,15, 22

The show features a 30-foot dome equipped with a Spitz Star Ball projector that reproduces a night s...

Christmas in the Park

Dec. 10-11

Come out and celebrate the holiday season with two days of Christmas activities and fun featuring a ...


Towers of Tomorrow with LEGO Bricks

Sept. 24-April 24

The Perot Museum of Nature and Science’s newest exhibition features 20 iconic skyscrapers from acr...

The Trains at NorthPark

Nov. 13-Jan. 2

Benefiting Ronald McDonald House of Dallas, and presented by Bank of Texas, the Trains at NorthPark ...

El Paso

Sun Bowl and Fan Fiesta

Dec. 31

Since the first Sun Bowl played on January 1, 1935, as a fundraising event for a local service club,...


Eisbahn Outdoor Ice Skating

Nov. 26-Jan. 2, 2022

Since 2008, this annual seasonal outdoor ice skating rink has been an integral part of the Christmas...

The Christmas Journey

Dec. 10-11

At this free drive-through presentation, the Christmas story is depicted in various scenes, all with...

Countdown to 2022

Dec. 31

Ring in the New Year in downtown Fredericksburg. The city hosts two events: one earlier in the eve...


Radiance! featuring Frozen in Frisco

Nov. 18-Jan. 1

Beginning Nov. 18 through Jan. 1 at Riders Field (formerly known as Dr Pepper Ballpark), Texas’ No...

Christmas in the Square

Nov. 26-Jan. 2, 2022

The largest choreographed lights and music display in North Texas draws over 750,000 visitors annual...


Christmas in Fulton

Dec. 15-16

This Christmas celebration includes hot chocolate, cookies, entertainment, Santa, and loads of famil...


March 3-6, 2022

(Event postponed to March 3-6, 2022) This event features live entertainment, food, arts and crafts, ...


Polar Express

Nov. 18-Dec. 23

Set to the soundtrack of the motion picture, the Polar Express train ride theatrically recreates and...

Holiday with the Cranes

Dec. 11-12

Galveston is located on a prime bird migration route. Among the visitors to the island are the majes...


Santa’s House

Dec. 3-19

Visit and take photos with Santa and Mrs. Claus in a magical setting at Santa’s house (located at ...

Nativity Display

Dec. 3-21

See more than 1,300 nativity scenes as depicted from all over the world. This private collection i...

Grand Prairie

Prairie Lights

Nov. 25-Dec. 31

At the region’s biggest holiday lights tradition, drive through more than 5 million lights that sh...


Christmas Capital of Texas

Nov. 22-Jan. 6

With over 40 days of festive fun, Grapevine’s charming Christmas setting makes it the must-visit T...

Christmas Spectacular

Nov. 22-Jan. 1

Enjoy all the decorations along Main Street as well as daily performances. As you make your way alon...

Grapevine Vintage Railroad: North Pole Express

Nov. 26-Dec. 23

All aboard! Throw on your pajamas and enjoy a fun-filled ride on the Grapevine Vintage Railroad. Joi...

"It’s a Wonderful Life: Live Radio Play"

Dec. 10-11

This holiday season, bring the family to a show with a twist on a heartwarming classic as A Wishing ...

Farmstead Christmas Celebration at Nash Farm

Dec. 11

Visit Nash farm from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. and join the farmhands for a family celebration of the season....

"Will Hearn’s The Grand Ol’ Christmas Show with Blue Water Highway"

Dec. 12

This live, one-of-a-kind musical variety show brings all-time favorite Christmas classics and origin...

Christmas Parlor Social at Nash Farm

Dec. 17

Visit Nash Farm from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and enjoy a social with tea, coffee, sweets, parlor games, an...


Houston Family Christmas

Dec. 11

Kick off your holiday season with a visit to Gen. Sam Houston's homestead for historical demonstrati...


Hill Country District Junior Livestock Show

Jan. 5-8

This annual county and district livestock show covers 34 counties, with participants showing lambs, ...

Renaissance Festival

Jan. 28-30, Feb. 5-6

Travel back in time to the Middle Ages and experience adventure, music, romance and fun for the whol...

Lake Jackson

Bird Banding

Dec. 18, Jan. 22, Feb. 19

Watch volunteers collect baseline data on bird populations at the sanctuary. The banding station is ...

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