It's the most wonderful time of the year and in Fort Worth there's plenty of days and ways to enjoy the holidays.
Holiday at the Park
On Saturday, December 7, from 4-8 p.m. head to Alliance Town Center for Holiday at the Park. It’s a free event featuring crafts and giveaways, toy soldier stilt-walkers, North Pole rein-steer and complimentary photos with Santa. Don't forget to stay around for the Tree Lighting! Get the details.
Holidays at the Hearth
Celebrate historic traditions at the Log Cabin Village during Holidays at the Hearth December 7 from 1-4 p.m. There will be holiday crafts, games, live music, and more! Admission is $6.50 for ages 18 and up, $6 for ages 4-17 and 60+, and $5.50 for groups of 10 or more. Children ages three and under are free. Get the details.
Texas Ballet Theater's The Nutcracker
Catch the this year’s performances of the time-honored holiday classic, The Nutcracker, performed by the Texas Ballet Theater at Bass Performance Hall beginning December 13. Enjoy the music of Tchaikovsky as Clara heads off to dreamland and has heroic battles. Check for special performance times that have included children’s activities, story times and special surprises. Get more details.
Holiday Tea Party
Mark the calendar for Saturday, December 14, as The Shops at Clearfork and B&B Butchers host their annual Holiday Tea Party. Seatings are at 9:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. All ages will enjoy small tea treats, ballerinas twirling from Texas Ballet Theater, live entertainment and a visit from Santa. One hundred percent of the proceeds benefit The Greatest Gift Catalog Ever. Get the details and purchase tickets.
Panther Island Ice
Family in town? Take them to the largest outdoor skating rink in Fort Worth! Panther Island Ice is a perfect place to spend the afternoon while the cousins get all of their energy out. Looking for something to do on Christmas Eve or need to get out of the house on Christmas Day? Panther Island Ice is open daily through the holidays. Get the details.
Pawnee Bill’s Wild West Show
Take your visiting family out for a real old-fashioned Fort Worth experience at Pawnee Bill’s Wild West Show. What to expect: a family-friendly, one-hour performance featuring trick roping, trick shooting, trick riding, cowboy songs and an entertaining look at history. There are two shows on Saturday, December 29. Get the details.