Top Things to do this Holiday Season in Grand Prairie
Dates: Nov. 23 -Dec. 30
Location: Lynn Creek Park, 5610 Lake Ridge Pkwy
Prairie Lights is the premier holiday light park in Texas located at Lynn Creek Park on Joe Pool Lake. Upon arriving at the entrance of Prairie Lights, you will be dazzled with 4 million lights set along 2 miles of path. Hundreds of ALL-NEW displays in shapes of all kinds line and arch over the roads. Halfway through the drive get out of your car for a stop at Holiday Village where you will find food, gifts, Santa, the brand-new indoor Snow Maze, and the Holiday Magic Lighted Walk-Through Forest. Once back in your vehicle, the second half of the drive ends with the very animated light tunnel – the perfect finale to a night you will never forget!
Magical Winter Lights
Dates: Nov. 17 - Jan. 7
Location: Lone Star Park, 1000 Lone Star Parkway
Magical Winter Lights, Houston’s annual lantern festival and holiday celebration, is expanding to Dallas-Fort Worth in partnership with Lone Star Park. The festival bases its designs from Chinese lanterns and transforms them into larger-than-life remakes of well-known landmarks.
The DFW festival will feature an entrance castle lantern inspired by the Dallas County Courthouse, a giant cowboy, and Dallas’ iconic Pegasus. There are several themed sections including Magical Wonderland, Christmas Candy Land, The Lone Star State, Dinosaur Land and Mystery of the East.
Uptown Theater Shows & Movies
Location: Uptown Theater, 120 E Main St.
The Best Christmas Pageant Ever
December 1 - 3, December 8 - 10
Every Christmas Story Ever Told (And Then Some!)
December 12 - 17
How the Grinch Stole Christmas movie
The Polar Express movie
A Christmas Story movie
Location: Verizon Theatre, 1001 Performance Place
Michael W. Smith & Amy Grant
Cirque Dreams Holidaze
Holiday Gift Market
Location: Farmers Market, 120 W. Main St.
December 2, 9, 16
Find the perfect home made or hand crafted holiday gifts at the Grand Prairie Farmers Market. Join them December 2 for their Empty Bowls Fundraiser.
Grand Prairie Premium Outlets
Location: 2950 W. I-20
Featuring more than 120 stores for great holiday gifts! Stores include Nike, Kate Spade Outlet, Michael Kors, Saks Fifth Avenue Off 5th, Tommy Bahama, Under Armour and more.
Holiday Market with Santa
Location: Traders Village, 2602 Mayfield Rd.
Saturday & Sunday: November 25 & 26, December 2,3,9,10,16,17
Visit hundreds of vendors, eat and let the kids play and have their photo taken with Santa. Santa Photos are $5 for a 5x7 glossy photo or 4 wallets.