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Things To Do in Dallas This Week

How to enjoy local arts, culture, food, fitness, and more in Dallas.

Things To Do This Week

Monday, November 22

🎄Celebrate the holiday season with Holiday in the Park at Six Flags Over Texas! Bring the children for family-friendly fun with Santa Claus at the Merry Marketplace, a Christmas showcase at the Southern Palace, and seasonal-inspired treats throughout the amusement park. Purchase tickets.The holiday installation runs until January 02, 2022.

Tuesday, November 23

‘Tis the season. Courtesy photo by Ellen Appel.

🌰‘Tis the Nutcracker season. Venture to Third Rail in Harvest Hall for its interpretation of the classic Christmas tale. The dramatization starts at 6:00 p.m. Get seats.

🍸Indulge on vodka white chocolate peppermint martinis, spiked whiskey eggnog, and more alcoholic holiday cocktails at St. Henry’s Winter Wonderland, the holiday rooftop bar transforms The Henry’s rooftop into an open air holiday activation. The holiday rooftop bar closes on January 02, 2022. Reserve seats.

Wednesday, November 24

🖌️ Learn how to paint the Dallas skyline with Klarity & Khaos. The in-person class starts at 6:30 p.m. Register here.

🎁Dallas Theater Center returns for their annual rendition of A Christmas Carol. The show plays until December 26. DTC requires attendees to have a negative COVID test or proof of vaccination. Get tickets.

Recurring Things To Do

It’s now November, which means it’s time for our print magazine’s list of the month’s must-do events.

The Supreme Leader opens at the Dallas Theater Center. Written by Don X. Nguyen, the play fictionalizes the adolescence of Kim Jong-Un into a hilarious coming of age story, based on his experiences at an international boarding school in Switzerland. The play runs until November 21.

Calling all Clint Eastwood fans to Downtown Dallas. Make plans to visit “Clint Eastwood – A Cinematic Legacy” at the AT&T Showcase. The exhibition features pops from several of Eastwood’s most known films. The exhibit runs until November 29.

Celebrate the most wonderful time of the year at the Arboretum. The Holiday at the Arboretum opens for the 2021 season. From The Christmas Village to the new Dazzling Musical Tree, the Arboretum is the perfect place to get into the spirit. The festival ends on December 31.

“Focus On: Henry Ossawa Tanner” opens at the Dallas Museum of Art. The exhibition runs until January 2, 2022.

Load up the car for Zoo Lights, The Dallas Zoo’ drive-thru Christmas Lights tour. Purchase tickets for the family-friendly Christmas activity. The tour ends on January 2,2022.

SNOWDAY Dallas returns to Galleria Dallas for the 2021 holiday season. Get tickets to the Instagrammable holiday experience. The activation runs until January 9, 2022.

Let the Christmas countdown begin! If you are in the mood for Christmas lights, add The Modern Lights at The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth to your list. The museum covered their trees in festive lights to commemorate the holiday season. The light display runs until February 06, 2022.

Visit the Katy Trail for a view of Sara Cardona‘s assorted seed pod sculptures for the latest Nasher Public offsite exhibition. The seed pots are physical, visual tributes to agricultural and transportation customs of the state’s Indigenous peoples. The exhibition will be on display until March 20, 2022.


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