Free Holiday Activities in Dallas: December 1-6, 2014

Free Holiday Activities in Dallas This Week: December 1-6, 2014

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Need a free activity to get into the Christmas spirit? I’ve got you covered with a different free activity for each night of the week this week!


Monday, December 1, 2014:

Light up Lee Park

Free hot chocolate, a performance by the Salvation Army Brass Ensemble and a firework show. Tree lighting starts at 7pm.


Tuesday, December 2, 2014:

Fair Park DeLights

Elves, Victorian carolers, live reindeer, train and carriage rides, laser light shows and musical performances. 6-8pm


Wednesday, December 3, 2014:

Casa Linda Plaza Tree Lighting

$5 Photos with Santa, tree lighting ceremony and performances by the Reinhardt, Hexter and Sanger elementary choirs as well as a performance by the Bryan Adams Varsity choir. Event is scheduled for 5-7pm.


Thursday, December 4, 2014:

Annual Christmas Tree Lighting in Highland Park

Lights come at 7pm. Performance by The Highland Park School Lad and Lassies. The free event typically features and appearance by Santa who typically arrives via a big red fire truck.


Polar Express: Free Movie Showing at Exposition Plaza in Fair Park

Movie starts at 7pm.


Friday, December 5, 2014:

Light up Lakewood

Petting zoo, face painting, obstacle course and live performances. Event last from 6-8pm. The tree lighting is scheduled for 7pm.


Saturday, December 6, 2014:

Dallas Children’s Health Parade

Free park activities from 8-10am, including music, costume characters, clowns, face paint and more. Parade is set to begin at 10am.


Klyde Warren Park

From 1-6pm enjoy photos with Santa and Mrs. Claus, holiday music, children’s activities, arts and crafts, live reindeer and the lighting of the biggest outdoor Christmas tree in Dallas. Tree lighting is on schedule for 5:45pm.

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Reliant Light Your Holidays

Free concerts by Jack Ingram and Los Lobos, Firework show, photos with Santa and REAL SNOW! Events begin at 5:30pm.


For a list of other holiday activities and happenings throughout the month of December, check out our previous blog posts: