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Family Friendly Weekend Events {November 19 – 21, 2021}

Things to do and Local Events this Weekend

Dallas Events this Weekend

Friday November 19

SnowDay Santaland

SNOWDAY takes guests on an explorable adventure through 20+ imaginative rooms and hundreds of surprises for all ages.

When: through January 19
Where: Galleria Dallas
Cost: $27 for adults, $12 for children

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Saturday November 20

John Paul II High School Christmas Bazaar

Kick off your holiday shopping with free admission to Plano’s unique gift bazaar with more that 120 selected merchants, showcasing gifts including hand-crafted home accents and holiday decor, clothing, gifts, jewelry, children’s items, gourmet food and much more!

When: November 20, 9 am
Where: John Paul II School, Plano
Cost: FREE

Sunday November 21

The Elf on the Shelf ‘s Magical Holiday Journey

With Christmas Spirit running low, Santa’s sleigh’s compass goes haywire, and Scout Elf Tiny Tinkerman and the Scout Elves need human help! Where’s the Lone Star State’s best place for finding cheer? Choctaw Stadium’s dazzling star-filled concourse, of course! Join Scout Elf Tiny Tinkerman and the Scout Elves on a quest to collect the ingredients for Christmas Spirit, as you and your elf-loving crew magically shrink down to elf size and embark on a journey through twinkling wonderlands to set Santa and Christmas back on course!

When: through January 2
Where: Choctaw Stadium, Arlington
Cost: $24.95 for adults, $19.95 for kids (3-12)

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Ongoing Events

Holiday Events

The Trains at NorthPark

When: November 13 through January 2
Where: NorthPark Center, Dallas
Cost: $10 adults, $5 kids (2-12)

Santa’s In Town

When: through December 24
Where: Stonebriar Centre
Cost: photo packages from $39.99

Christmas in the Square

When: through January 3
Where: Frisco Square
Cost: FREE

Dallas Zoo Lights

When: through January 2
Where: Dallas Zoo
Cost: $50 – $65 per car

Cowboys Christmas Extravaganza

When: through December 18
Where: The Star in Frisco
Cost: FREE

Plano Christmas Market

When: November 20 – 21
Where: Carpenter Park Rec Center
Cost: FREE

Texas Christkindl Market

When: through January 2
Where: Choctaw Stadium, Arlington
Cost: tba

Light the Night

When: November 20, 4.30 pm – 6.30 pm
Where: Watters Creek, Allen
Cost: FREE

Lights at Legacy

When: November 21, 4 pm – 7 pm
Where: The Shops at Legacy
Cost: FREE

Parade of Lights

When: November 21, 6 pm – 9 pm
Where: Downtown Fort Worth
Cost: reserved seating starts at $15

Holiday Guide

Farmers Markets

Dallas: Saturday 9 am – 5 pm & Sunday 10 am – 5 pm, 920 S. Harwood, Dallas

Plano Farmers/Artisan Market: Saturday 9 am – 2 pm, The Shops at Willow Bend

Frisco Fresh Market: Saturday 8 am – 4 pm, Sunday 10 am – 4 pm

McKinney: Saturday 8 am – 12 noon, Downtown McKinney Square

Richardson: Saturday 9 am – 1 pm, 101 S. Coit Road, Richardson

Carrollton: Sunday 10 am – 2 pm, 2722 N. Josey Lane, Carrollton

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More Fun Weekend Events

Dinosaurs Live at the Heard Museum

When: through December 31
Where: Heard Museum
Cost: Price included with Heard Museum admission and free for Members

Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience

When: through December 12
Where: Secret Location, Dallas
Cost: from $34.90

Jurassic World: The Exhibition

When: through January 2, 2022
Where: Grandscape, The Colony
Cost: $34.50 for adults, $24.50 for kids (3 – 15)

St Jude Craft Fair

When: November 19, 9 am – 5 pm
Where: St Jude Catholic Church, Allen
Cost: FREE

Vintage Market Days of McKinney

When: November 19 – 21
Where: Myers Park & Event Center
Cost: $10 – $15

Dennison Arts & Jazz Fest

When: November 20, 10 am – 5.30 pm
Where: Heritage Park
Cost: FREE

Trail Rides at Cathy’s Critters

When: every Saturday, various times
Where: Cathy’s Critters, Princeton
Cost: $10 per person

Kids Movie Saturdays

When: every Saturday, 12 pm – 2 pm
Where: Lava Cantina, The Colony
Cost: Admission is FREE it’s just a great time that’s good for the whole family! You can also enjoy $2 OFF KIDS MEALS DURING THE MOVIE!

Parent’s Night Out

When: November 20, 6 pm – 10 pm
Where: Texas Dynamix Gymnastics, Plano
Cost: $35 (ages 5 – 12)

The Market at Legacy North

When: November 21, 12 pm – 5 pm
Where: The Shops at Legacy, Plano
Cost: FREE

Credo Beauty November Promotion

When: November 17 – 21
Where: Credo Beauty, Legacy West
Cost:  MEGA HOLIDAY GIFT: Spend $150, get a FREE 18-piece Set ($240 value!) full of all the minis you need to clean up your beauty routine from head to toes.

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