A visit to Arlington is sure to get you in the holiday spirit. Not only is it home to Six Flags Over Texas’ Holiday in the Park but also one of the best light displays in Dallas-Fort Worth, Interlochen Lights! While you’re checking that out, swing by the Dallas Cowboys AT&T Stadium for a special tour or an exciting game.
Interlochen Lights, Courtesy: Arlington CVB
WHERE TO GET INTO THE HOLIDAY SPIRIT
HOLIDAY LIGHTS PARADE:
On December 8, ring in the holidays with a local parade in Downtown Arlington! After watching the magical floats go by, snap a picture with Santa and watch the classic Christmas movies.
It’s the most magical time of the year at Six Flags Over Texas! Hop on the best rides in North Texas underneath millions of lights, walk through the park with hot cocoa and enjoy holiday shows. You can even sled down real snow at The Frosty Snow Hill!
One of the largest Christmas stores in the world, this place is a decorator’s dream where you can peruse Christmas displays and over an acre of holiday decorations for the home. Escape into a magical world of candy canes, gingerbread houses, lights and Santas.
Arlington’s new mecca for sports and foodie fanatics is turning into a winter wonderland. Shop for all of your holiday gifts while enjoying wintery drinks, delicious traditional German food and maybe a game or two on the big screen at Texas Live!
Home to Troy Aikman’s restaurant and a wall of TVs, this new dining hotspot is perfect for chowing down on a delicious meal while cheering on your favorite team. Stay at the brand new hotel nearby, Live! By Loews, which will have plenty of festive decorations.
The sounds of the Annual Holiday Sing Along are sure to be music to your ears! On December 19, join the Arlington Symphony for classic Christmas songs and a performance that’s sure to get you in the holiday spirit.
Last year, locals loved this holiday performance full of singing, dancing and a sing-a-longs with Santa! There’s talk of new surprises this year that will make it even better than before. Get your tickets for shows during the first two weekends of December!