It's nice to be a big spender some of the time, but what do you do for the rest of the week? Don't worry, there are plenty of fun things to do for little or nothin'.
DALLAS | Celebrate Christmas and the holiday season by experiencing festive events and viewing beautiful light displays in Dallas, Fort Worth, and surrounding areas.
DALLAS | October 16 - November 16, 2014 | Chronicles the relationship between a Southern matriarch and her African-American chauffeur.
LINDALE | November 1, 2014 - January 4, 2015 | Take a ride on Santa's Trailer or drive through Santa Land's 24 acres with over 2 1/2 million lights.
GRAPEVINE | November 13, 2014 - January 3, 2015 | 2 million twinkling lights, 15,000 ornaments, amazing ice sculptures, snow tubing, and lavish holiday displays.
DALLAS | November 15 - 16, 2014 | Old West reenactment competition along with historical portrayals, shootouts, competitions, living history displays, food, vendors, and more.
DALLAS | November 22, 2014 - January 4, 2015 | Elaborate exhibit includes trains rolling on 1,600 feet of track on a journey across America.
GRAPEVINE | November 24, 2014 - January 4, 2015 | Twinkling lights sparkle and shine at the Carol of Lights and Light Show Spectacular in Grapevine.
DALLAS | November 25 - December 27, 2014 | The audience is surrounded by actors, scary ghosts bursting out of the floor, and snow falling.
DALLAS | November 28 - December 24, 2014 | Medalists Charlie White, Meryl Davis, and Carolina Kostner join Amber Glenn and pyrotechnic-skating Santa.
GRAPEVINE | November 28 - December 21, 2014 | Millions of lights, Santa, Christmas characters, music, tractor drawn wagon rides, and decorations.
GRAND PRAIRIE | November 28 - December 31, 2014 | 4 million lights, 2 miles with 600 displays, Holiday Village, Lighted Forest, and more.
FRISCO | November 28, 2014 - January 3, 2015 | Choreographed holiday lights and music with 175,000+ lights, 11.5 miles of wiring.
CANTON | November 27 - 30, 2014 | The town turns into a large outdoor open-air trade market on the weekend before the first Monday of each month.
DALLAS | December 1, 2014 | A festive light display, free hot chocolate, holiday classics played by the Salvation Army Brass Band, and fireworks.
HIGHLAND PARK | December 1 - 31, 2014 | Take a carriage ride to view holiday decorations in Highland Park, one of our favorite neighborhoods for light displays.
PLANO | December 1 - 31, 2014 | Residents of Deerfield went crazy one year and bought hundreds of dollars of lights hoping to win a contest.
GRAPEVINE | December 4, 2014 | North Texas' largest lighted Christmas parade will dazzle merrymakers with over 100 colorfully lighted floats.
GRAPEVINE | December 6, 2014 | North Texas' largest lighted Christmas parade features a display of over 100 colorfully lighted floats.
DALLAS | December 6, 2014 | This year's parade will feature spirited marching bands, magical holiday floats, larger-than-life balloons, and more.
FORT WORTH | December 6, 2014 | Tree lighting, a holiday spirit parade, games, chicken roping, visiting with Cowboy Santa, and more.
ARLINGTON | December 6, 2014 | Thousands of people gather for pageantry which ends with the lighting of the Christmas tree on the steps of City Hall.
PLANO | December 13, 2014 | Enjoy holiday floats, marching bands, and an early morning All-You-Can-Eat Pancake Breakfast!
DALLAS | January 1 - February 1, 2015 | Laughter and literature collide in this smart comedy about books and the people who love them.
DALLAS | January 9 - January 11, 2014 | A collaboration of the world's foremost classically trained Chinese dancers, musicians, and vocalists.
DALLAS | January 16 - 17, 2015 | ReMix, introduced last year, is the Dallas Symphony's innovative concert series featuring a chic, casual concert experience.
DALLAS | January 21 - February 15, 2015 | Musical that takes its title from the old folk song that became a Number One R&B hit in 1959.
DALLAS | February 19 - March 29, 2015 | A 2500-year-old classic that still resonates with modern–day complexities of power, family, and politics.
DALLAS | February 20 - March 29, 2015 | Combining Moliére's sharp observations about love and marriage with hilarious comedy and music.
DALLAS | April 2 - May 3, 2015 | With the Wyly Theatre transformed into a football field, DTC will create an intensely physical production.
DALLAS | April 23 - May 24, 2015 | Scandalous secrets, betrayals, suitors, and rivals are brought to glorious life in a period-perfect adaptation.
DALLAS | May 8 - 9, 2015 | ReMix, introduced last year, is the Dallas Symphony's innovative concert series featuring a chic, casual concert experience.