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 Top Things to do this Holiday Season in Grand Prairie

Prairie Lights

Prairie Lights

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!

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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. 

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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
December 18

The Polar Express movie
December 19

A Christmas Story movie
December 20

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Verizon Theatre

Location: Verizon Theatre, 1001 Performance Place

Michael W. Smith & Amy Grant
December 2

Cirque Dreams Holidaze
December 15

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Holiday Shopping

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. 

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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.

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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. 

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