Our top picks on for Things to do in Dallas with kids this weekend of November 25, 2022, include Radiance! & Frozen, Skating Under The Stars, Grand Tree Lighting Celebration, Salon Dolliday Styling Event, and lots more!
There are always plenty of things for kids to do in Dallas, especially on the weekends. So if you’re wondering “What are the fun things to do in Dallas with kids this weekend?” you don’t need to look any further.
Things to Do in Dallas With Kids This Weekend of November 25, 2022, Friday
Enchant Christmas Dallas
What: Step into a magical Christmas wonderland. There’s going to be mesmerizing animated light sculptures, ice skating, an awe-inspiring maze, and big village. Santa will even make an appearance!
It’s presented by the Hallmark Channel, so you know it’s going to be heavy on the Christmas spirit.
When: November 25, 2022 to January 1, 2023 | 4:30 pm or 5:30 pm
Where: Fair Park Coliseum, 1438 Coliseum, Dallas, TX 75201
How much: Starting at $34 Adult and $20 Child
Grand Tree Lighting Celebration
What: Nothing signals the beginning of the holiday season like lighting a Christmas tree. And Galleria Dallas is marking the event with a spectacular celebration.
Watch the massive tree lights ups as talented Olympic iceskaters Mariah Bell, Ashley Cain, and Tim LeDuc glide and spin around. Keep your eyes peeled too for the famed iceskating Santa.
Things get even more magical with the fireworks finale.
When: November 25 & 26, 2022 | 12 pm & 6 pm
Where: Galleria Dallas, 13350 Dallas Pkwy, Dallas, TX 75240
How much: Free
Gift Of Lights
What: Do you want to see some stunning lights but you can’t take the long walks, especially with kids? Well, the Gift of Lights lets you experience lights in the comfort of your car.
This 2-mile long drive-thru experience gives you an LED light show and twinkling and dancing lights that line the iconic road.
You don’t even pay per person but by the carload. So, fill your vehicle and take in this magnificent experience together.
When: November 25, 2022 to January 1, 2023 | 6 pm – 10 pm
Where: Texas Motor Speedway, 3545 Lone Star Cir, Fort Worth, TX 76177
How much: $35 per car; $60 for buses, limos, and RVs
Skating Under The Stars
What: As the temperatures drop and the night sky becomes clearer, enjoy the evening with your family and friends while you iceskate around.
Aside from it being a great bonding opportunity, your kids (and even you) can learn how to iceskate. Who knows, you might have the next gold medalist with you.
When: November 25, 2022 to January 3, 2023 | 5 pm to 9 pm
Where: Children’s Health StarCenter Farmers Branch, 12700 N Stemmons Fwy, Farmers Branch, TX 75234
How much: Ages 4+: $10 per session; Kids 3 and under: Free; Skate rental: $5
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Things to Do in Dallas With Kids This Weekend – Saturday, November 26, 2022
The Nutcracker In Concert
What: Watch and listen as Maurice Cohn leads the Dallas Symphony Orchestra in selections from the score of a Christmas classic, The Nutcracker.
With the mix of talent and instruments, you’ll experience the joy and splendor of this ballet as the composer brings it to life.
When: November 26 – 27, 2022 | 7:30 pm
Where: Music Hall at Fair Park, 909 1st Ave, Dallas, TX 75210
How much: Starts at $29.95
Home For The Holidays Concert
What: You’ll surely feel the Christmas spirit at Bass Performance Hall. Watch and listen to jolly old Saint Nick and the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra bring beautiful renditions of your favorite Christmas carols.
Vocalist N’Kenge, conductor Stuart Chafetz, and the Lone Star Youth Chorus also join to give you some holiday cheer.
When: November 26 – 27, 2022 | 7:30 pm and 2 pm
Where: Bass Performance Hall, 525 Commerce St, Fort Worth, TX 76102
How much: Starts at $36.30
Lights On The Lake
What: For one month, The Lake at Little Elm is celebrating the season in a big way. A stunning light show, meeting Santa, iceskating, a hot air balloon, a carousel, and a Ferris wheel are the things you can expect to see.
But things aren’t the same every night. There will be Themed Nights that you and the kids will love. The 25th and 26th will bring you Elf on the Shelf.
When: November 26 to December 27, 2022 | 6 pm to 10 pm
Where: Little Elm Park, 701 W Eldorado Pkwy, Little Elm, TX 75068
How much: Starts at $16
Santa Claus Is Coming To DFM
What: The farmer’s market doesn’t just have fresh produce and artisan items. It has Santa too!
After you’ve done you’re shopping, you can stop by and take a few photos with the Big Jolly Guy. Watch your kids light up as they tell him what they want for Christmas (take notes so you can get that for them).
When: November 26, 2022 | 11 am to 3 pm
Where:Dallas Farmers Market, 920 S Harwood St, Dallas, TX 75201
How much: $15 for each photo print
Things to Do in Dallas With Kids This Weekend – Sunday, November 27, 2022
Salon Dolliday Styling Event
What: Do you think your kids has a knack for fashion and dressing up? Or do they just really love dolls? Then bring them to the American Girl Store at the Galleria Dallas.
They’ll spend some time under some of the best doll stylists today. They’ll learn how to get their dolls holiday ready with hair styling, nail painting, and outfits, of course.
When: November 27, 2022 |11 am
Where: American Girl Store, Galleria Dallas, 13350 Dallas Pkwy, Dallas, TX 75240
How much: $35
Radiance! & Frozen
What: Radiance! & Frozen is possibly the best way to spend the winter season. With just one ticket, you can experience the twinkling lights and light show with Radiance! and a ton of cool icy attraction in Frozen.
This outdoor winter carnival is full of fun, thrills, and magic. Sliding down Mt. Frisco, iceskating in an outdoor rink, throwing real snowballs, going on rides, and meeting Santa are just some of the many exciting activities you can do here.
When: November 27 to Decemer 31, 2022 | Evenings
Where: Riders Field, 7300 Roughriders Trail, Frisco, TX 75034
How much: $38.99
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