Three Classic Fairy Tales will be presented to North Texans by Stonyfield YoKids Organic Yogurt as part of Disney Live! This enchanting journey features more than 25 Disney characters in an unforgettable theatrical experience for North Texas families.
Join Mickey, Minnie, Donald and Goofy as they embark on an unexpected quest to find a magical storybook hidden in Mickey’s attic. As the four pals curiously turn the pages, they magically bring to life the timeless fairy tale adventures of Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, Cinderella and Beauty and the Beast. Featuring dynamic storytelling, time-honored songs, such as Bibbidi Bobbidi Boo, Heigh Ho and Be Our Guest, stunning costumes and glittering special effects, audiences will be captivated by the humor, fun and adventure of these spellbinding stories performed live on stage.
Allen Event Center
200 East Stacy Road, Ste. 1350
Allen, TX 75002
WHEN: Sunday, December 27
1:00pm, 4:00pm, 7:00pm
TICKETS: Tickets are available at www.ticketmaster.com. Prices are $65 (Front Row), $45 (VIP
Floor), and $35. All seats are reserved, and tickets are available by calling Ticketmaster at 1-800-745-3000 toll free. Tickets may also be purchased at Ticketmaster Retail Locations, including Fiesta Mart, or by purchasing them at the arena’s box office.
Discover endless riches when an extraordinary lineup of stories from the Disney animated film vault comes to life right in your hometown in Disney On Ice presents Treasure Trove Presented by Stonyfield YoKids Organic Yogurt!
Get tangled up in Disney’s 50th animated feature with Rapunzel and Flynn and enter the worlds of your other favorite Disney princesses –Tiana, Cinderella, Jasmine, Ariel, Aurora, Belle, Mulan and of course, the one who started it all, Snow White. Ahoy, Mateys! Set sail with Peter Pan, the always sassy Tinker Bell and the cantankerous Captain Hook and his pirate pals on an adventure beyond Never Land!
Trek the wilds of Africa with Simba, Nala, Pumbaa and Timon as they discover the true meaning of the ‘Circle of Life.’ Tick-Tock! Tick-Tock! Don’t be late to a very important date with Alice and the Mad Hatter as they march with the Queen of Hearts’ Army of Cards. Set a playdate with Woody and Buzz Lightyear because the toys are back in town. Relive magical moments in this ultimate Disney animation celebration coming to Allen!
To discover more about Disney On Ice Presented by Stonyfield YoKids Organic Yogurt, go to DisneyOnIce.com,
Wednesday, November 25, 2015 — 7:30pm
Friday, November 27, 2015 — 11:30am, 3:30pm, 7:30pm
Saturday, November 28, 2015 – 1:00pm, 5:00pm
Sunday, November 29, 2015 – 12:00pm, 4:00pm
On sale September 11, tickets will be available at www.ticketmaster.com. Tickets are $80 (Front Row), $50 (VIP), and $30. All seats are reserved, and tickets are available by calling Ticketmaster at 1-800-745-3000 toll free. Tickets may also be purchased at Ticketmaster Retail Locations, including Fiesta Mart, or by purchasing them at the arena’s box office.
There is something magical in the air at Christmas time. It seems there is some energy created when people are in a giving mood. One of the best ways to see that magic is to make memories with your children. These are the best gifts you can give a child. I have created a list of Christmas experiences to enjoy with the entire family to make those long lasting memories they will treasure forever.
Top 10 Christmas Events in Dallas
1. Trains at NorthPark
8687 N Central Expy, Dallas, TX 75225
For more information visit the Trains At Northpark website.
$7.00 for adults
$3.00 for children (ages 2 – 12) and senior citizens (age 65 and older)
Children under 2 admitted free.
Start and End Date of attraction:
November 21 and it runs through January 3
Monday through Saturday, 10 am to 9 pm
Sunday, 12 pm to 6 pm
The Trains at NorthPark is a magical world of trains featuring miniatures of the white house, the State Fair of Texas and much more. There are over 1,600 feet of track. The Trains at NorthPark benefits the Ronald McDonald House. This is a must stop on our Christmas events each year.
2. Frisco Christmas in the Square
Downtown Frisco Square, Frisco, TX
For more information and events visit Christmas in the Square
FREE (some activities have a fee)
Start and End Date of attraction:
Nov 27, 2015 – Jan 2, 2016
Light show is best viewed at dark
There is a spectacular light display every evening. Tune the radio in your vehicle to the station posted and listen and watch the light display dance to the music. On the weekends snow machines are used to create a winter wonderland every 15 minutes. December 5th is Merry Main street and the lighting of the tree. Be sure to visit Dec 19th for a full day of Christmas activities starting at 4:00
3. ICE featuring Christmas Around the World at the Gaylord Texan
1501 Gaylord Trail
Grapevine, Texas 76051 USA
For tickets & information:
1-817-778-1000Email (if applicable)
Find out more detail by visiting their website. ICE! Featuring Christmas Around the World
(Fri, Sat, Sun, 12/18-1/3)
$29.22 – Adult
$26.99 Seniors (55+)
$16.99 Children (4-12, Free under 3)
$24.99 Groups of 20+ select dates
$19.99 Seniors (55+)
$12.99 Children (4-12, Free under 3)
$19.99 Groups of 20+ select dates
Start and End Date of attraction:
November 12, 2015 – January 3, 2016
*Offer valid 11/16 – 19, and 11/23 – 25. Tickets can be purchased online. Limit of 10 tickets per purchaser. Not retroactive. Not valid with any other discounts or offers. Other restrictions may apply.
• Monday-Friday 6 p.m. – Close of ICE!
• Saturday: 10 a.m. – Close of ICE!
• Sunday: 12 p.m. – Close of ICE!
Experience the magic of Christmas Around the World as you journey through colorful holiday ice displays at the Gaylord Texan. Enjoy more than TWO MILLION pounds of hand-carved ice sculptures during their Lone Star Christmas celebration.
13350 Dallas Parkway
Dallas, Texas 75240
For a full list of events visit the Galleria Events Calendar.
Watching and listening to the Christmas tree is free
Skating is $10
Holiday Mall Hours
Start and End Date:
November 27 @ 12:00 pm – Tree lighting
November 27 – December 31
The Galleria Christmas tree seems to come alive with sounds of music and dancing lights. This is the United States largest indoor Christmas tree. With 450,000 twinkling lights, 10,000 ornaments and 1,700 branches, this four-story tree is the highlight of the holiday shopping season at the Galleria. It is a must see if you are in Dallas.
5. The 12 Days of Christmas at the Dallas Arboretum
8525 GARLAND RD.
DALLAS, TEXAS 75218
For additional times and dates visit the 12 Days of Christmas at the Arboretum website.
General Garden Admission (Valid through 12.31.15)
Prices range from $10.00 to $15.00
Hours & start and end dates:
Open Daily 9am – 5pm
Closed Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and New Year’s Day
Sundays – Thursdays, November 8 – January 3
Special Weekend Nights: Nov. 27 & 28, Dec. 4 & 5, Dec. 11, Dec. 18, Dec. 26 and Jan. 2
6 – 9 p.m.
There are 12 enchanting moving displays throughout the park. Each featuring a different vignette from the song “The 12 Days of Chirstmas”. This year they have added more than 500,000 lights to fill the garden at night. This is a great family activity.
6. Dallas Children’s Health℠ Holiday Parade (http://dallaschildrensparade.com/)
The Parade starts at Market and Commerce
You may email email@example.com or visit the Dallas Children’s Health℠ Holiday Parade for more information.
Tickets can be purchased for bleacher seating for $25.00
Start Time & Date:
Saturday, December 5, 2015, at 10 a.m. CST
The 28th annual Dallas Children’s Health℠ Holiday Parade marches through the streets of downtown Dallas. The parade features large balloons, bands, dancers and much more. This is one of the largest parades in the country. A great family tradition.
7. Home for the Holidays – A McKinney Christmas
Historic Downtown McKinney
111 N. Tennessee St.
McKinney, TX 75069
For more event details visit Home for the Holidays website
This is a FREE event
Start and end dates:
November 27 – November 29
Friday, November 27, 2015: 10 a.m.- 8 p.m.
Saturday, November 28, 2015: 10 a.m.- 8 p.m.
Sunday, November 29, 2015: Noon – 5 p.m.
The tree lighting ceremony begins Friday, November 27 at 6:15 p.m. at the MPAC Lawn on Kentucky Street Side. Enjoy live music in downtown McKinney on Virginia St. Plus much more.
8. Holiday Trail of Lights – McKinney
1 Nature Place
For more information you may email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit the Holiday Trail of Lights
$9 – Adults
$6 – Children 3-12
2 and under free
December 12th, 18th and 19th
from 6:30-9 P.M
Experience the most unique holiday lighting display in North Texas! See thousands of holiday decor and lights synchronized to holiday music, along a half mile Heard nature trail. Have a photo taken with Father Christmas and Mother Nature in a festive setting. Enjoy hot beverages and treats. Listen to live holiday music in the Heard outdoor amphitheater performed by local groups. Family-friendly entertainment, strolling carolers and entertainers will complement the holiday atmosphere.
9. Grapevine Lights parade and downtown Grapevine
Historic Downtown Grapevine
Thursday, December 3
For more information about location and times visit Grapevine Lights Parade
Admission is FREE
Thursday, December 3
Bring the entire family to the Parade of Lights, the largest lighted Christmas parade in North Texas. This Grapevine tradition features more than 100 lighted floats and marching bands. Look for Santa Claus on the last float! Come early to claim your spot along Historic Main Street to watch this exciting holiday event.
10. Christmas at the Dallas Symphony Orchestra (https://www.mydso.com/season-tickets/single-tickets.aspx?ProductionType=15)
Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center
2301 Flora Street
Dallas, TX 75201.
For more information you may email email@example.com or visit Christmas at the Dallas Symphony Orchestra
Seat prices vary
Hours and Dates of event:
Monday – Friday: 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM with extended hours until 8:00 PM on concert evenings
Saturday: 12:00 PM – 8:00 PM (closed when the DSO is not presenting a concert)
Sunday: 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM (closed when the DSO is not presenting a concert)
There are many Christmas concerts throughout the holiday season at the Dallas Symphony. Including the Nutcracker, Christmas Pops, and much more. Check the website for dates and times of the events and to purchase tickets throughout the holiday season.
I am sure visiting any of these attractions will create lasting memories for you an your family. We always look forward to visiting as many of these events as possible during the Christmas season. Your children will cherish these memories forever. I know mine do.
This article is written by Amy Greene from the website Mainly Homemade. She enjoys teaching others how to take back their kitchen by making homemade recipes. She enjoys creating simple crafts anyone can make.
WWE returns to Dallas for the final time in 2015! See the biggest MondayNight RAW ever to take place in Dallas broadcast to the world from American Airlines Center. This will be the final WWE event in Dallasbefore WRESTLEMANIA 32! See all of your favorite WWE Superstars including: John Cena, Seth Rollins, Roman Reigns, Daniel Bryan, Dolph Ziggler, Big Show & Kane, The Divas and many more!
From now until April 10 – presale ticket code is DALLAS
INAUGURAL PARK & PALATE EVENT COMES TO
KLYDE WARREN PARK SEPTEMBER 25 & 26
Tickets on Sale Tuesday for First Ever Wine and Food Fundraising Event Supporting Klyde Warren Park
DALLAS, TX (July 13, 2015) – Klyde Warren Park is thrilled to announce the newest addition to its signature events, Park & Palate, a celebration of wine and food showcasing the region’s most popular chefs, wineries, breweries, and spirits onSeptember 25 and 26, 2015. This event will celebrate the best of Texas’ culinary scene while raising funds for the Woodall Rodgers Park Foundation, the 501(c)(3) that operates Klyde Warren Park. Klyde Warren Park offers a wide variety of programming and events year-round that are free and open to the public.
“Klyde Warren Park is more than a beautiful green space in our urban core. It’s a mission to bring friends, family, and community together to create real and lasting memories,” said Jody Grant, chairman of Klyde Warren Park. “Few things bring people together like great food and wine, so we feel like Park & Palate is both on-mission and a great way to raise awareness and funds for the park.”
The weekend will kick off with Friday night’s signature event, Down to the Roots, where twelve of the best chefs from across Texas will go head-to-head to create comfort food with a modern twist. Attendees will try out imaginative creations from the competitors, all paired to perfection with beer, wine, or cocktails. Accompanied by the sound of the popular roots-rock group the Paul Thorn Band, the competition will be judged by a panel of experts, including Amanda Freitag, a frequent Food Network guest and judge on “Chopped.” The VIP Lounge in Savor Gastropub will include bites from renowned chef, restaurateur, and author Jonathan Waxman.
Down to the Roots participating chefs include Alma Alcocer of El Alma Restorante and Bar; Andrew Wisehart of Contigo and Gardner; Becky Masson of Fluff Bake Bar; Jason Dady of The Jason Dady Restaurant Group; Jeff Balfour of Southerleigh; Julio Peraza of Proof + Pantry and Madrina; John Tesar of Knife; Kent Rathbun of Kent Rathbun Concepts; Michael Fojtasek and Grae Nonas of Olamaie; Tiffany Derry of Tiffany Derry Concepts; Tre Wilcox of Tre Wilcox Cooking Concepts; and Tyson Cole of uchi and uchiko.
The event will culminate in a Texas-sized Grand Tasting on Saturday, September 26 with more than 30 Texas chefs and 30 wineries along with an open bar featuring tastings of spirits, craft cocktails, and beers, plus book signings and live cooking demonstrations by guest chefs throughout the day. Chefs participating in the Grand Tasting include Anastacia Quinones of Kitchen LTO; Andrea Meyer of Bisous Bisous Pâtisserie; Andrea Shackelford of Harvest; Andrew Wisehart of Contigo and Gardner; Becky Masson of Fluff Bake Bar; Brian Luscher of Luscher’s Red Hots; Danyele McPherson of Remedy; Dennis Kelley and Melody Bishop of Lark on the Park; Diego Galicia and Rico Torres of Mixtli Progressive Mexican Culinaria; Graham Dodds of Hibiscus; Jason Dady of The Jason Dady Restaurant Group; Jeramie Robison of Shinsei; Jodi Elliott of Bribery Bakery; Joel Harrington of Bolsa; John Coleman and Joe Scigliano of Savor Gastropub; Julie Vorce of Pink Apron Pastry; Julio Peraza of Proof & Pantry and Madrina; Matt Orth of Lark on the Park; Meaders Ozarow (owner) of Empire Baking Company; Michael Martensen of Proof & Pantry and Madrina; Omar Flores of Casa Rubia; Paula Lambert of Mozzarrella Company; renowned pastry chef Philip Speer; Rich Rogers of Scardello Artisan Cheese; Richard Blankenship of CBD Provisions; Sarah Snow of The Grape; Stefan Bowers of Feast; Stephen Rogers and Allison Yoder of Gemma; Timothy Rattray of The Granary ‘Cue & Brew; Todd Duplechan of Lenoir; and more.
The event will be limited to guests 21 years and up, but Klyde Warren Park will offer free family friendly programming on the East Lawn to stay in line with their mission of providing entertainment for everyone in Dallas.
Tickets for Park & Palate will be available on Tuesday, July 14 at 9:00 a.m. atwww.ParkAndPalate.org starting at $150 and vary in pricing for each day. Park & Palate will offer a limited number of tickets for an exclusive VIP experience, which includes a VIP lounge in Savor Gastropub with food by Jonathan Waxman, wine seminars, and mixology demonstrations, plus prime viewing of the main stage.
Park & Palate will take place at Klyde Warren Park, located at 2012 Woodall Rodgers Freeway in Dallas, Texas. For more information on the park, please visit www.KlydeWarrenPark.org.
ABOUT KLYDE WARREN PARK
Klyde Warren Park is a 5.2-acre deck park, bridging Uptown Dallas to Downtown Dallas. The park includes a performance pavilion, restaurant, dog park, children’s park, great lawn, shaded walking paths, water features, free Wi-Fi, ping pong and foosball tables, and a reading and games area. Our mission is to provide free programming and educational opportunities for the enrichment of visitors’ lives, to showcase the multitude of cultures and talents Dallas has to offer, and to be a town square where citizens may congregate and create traditions. Klyde Warren Park is privately operated and managed by the Woodall Rodgers Park Foundation, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. For more information on programming, volunteering or to make a donation to support free daily programs, please visitwww.KlydeWarrenPark.org.
ABOUT PARK & PALATE
Park & Palate is Klyde Warren Park’s first ever wine and food fundraising event taking place this fall September 25 and 26, 2015, which will feature celebrity chefs, a Dallas-style grand tasting, cooking demos, live music, and a unique VIP experience. The two-day celebration will highlight the innovative Dallas restaurant scene as well as key tastemakers throughout the region. All proceeds from Park & Palate will go directly back to the Woodall Rodgers Park Foundation, the 501(c)(3) that operates Klyde Warren Park, supporting its daily operations and free year-round programming. Please visit www.ParkAndPalate.org to learn more about the two-day fundraising event.