• Trot your way around Fort Worth before you feast at the YMCA Turkey Trot on Thanksgiving Day.


  • Kick off the holiday season at the XTO Energy Parade of Lights, presented by CHASE, followed bythe Sundance Square Christmas Tree Lighting in Sundance Square Plaza (Nov 22).


  • Head over to the historic Stockyards for the Stockyards Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony on the lawn of the Livestock Exchange Building (Nov 23). 


  • Take a break from the hustle and bustle aboard the Historic Stockyards Christmas Wine Train 
    (Dec 3). 


  • Say howdy to Santa at his appearances in Sundance Square Plaza (Nov. 22-Dec. 23) and at Christmas in the Stockyards (Dec 5), including free Western holiday fun.


  • Start a new holiday tradition at Panther Island Ice, Fort Worth's outdoor ice skating rink 
    (Nov 20-Jan 18).


  • Tap into the energy of the holiday season at The Starlight Symphony in West 7th, a music and light show synchronized to your favorite seasonal songs (Dec 6-Jan 6).


  • Grab a hot cocoa and cruise through over 2 million LED lights at Texas Motor Speedway Gift of Lights (Nov 26-Jan 1).


  • See a holiday show at Bass Performance Hall, including Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer the Musical (Nov 24-25) and Texas Ballet Theater's The Nutcracker (Dec 11-27).


  • Treat the kiddos to a holiday classic with Frosty the Snowman at Casa Manana Theater 
    (Nov 7-Dec 20).