​For the fifth year, The Shops at Willow Bend will host Concerts in the Courtyard.  Shoppers are invited to bring lawn chairs and blankets to enjoy an evening of food, fun and rock music from four tribute bands – performing LIVE in October – the way music should be!  Concerts in the Courtyard is held… View Article Read More

The Heritage Farmstead Museum is hosting: Trick or Treat at the Farm. Put on your favorite costume and come trick or treat at the Farmstead. Activities include trick or treating, chicken feeding, tractor rides, a craft and so much more.  Open to ages 1-9. Cost: $7.00 for children ages 1 and up $8.00 child admission… View Article Read More

Join Living for Zachary on Saturday, November 4th at Oak Point Park and Nature Preserve for our 9th Annual HeartBeats Run including a 10K, 5K and 1 Mile Run/Walk.  Walk, jog or run! This event is for all fitness levels.  Stay for the post race party that includes a 50’s costume contest with prizes, live music,… View Article Read More

Drive through this famous Plano neighborhood in December for a spectacular holiday lights display. Deerfield is located between Preston Road and Coit Road. Enter from Legacy Drive, heading north on Colonnade or Archgate (noting one-way and restricted-turn signs along Old Pond Drive and Hallmark). View the rout map here. Carriage rides and Segway tours can be reserved in… View Article Read More

Benefiting Ronald McDonald House of Dallas, and presented by Bank of Texas, The Trains at NorthPark will mark its 30th year with more than 750 railcars on a 1,600-foot elaborate configuration of tracks and scenes. Each year, the beloved holiday experience welcomes more than 70,000, and has helped raise more than $13 million for RMHD… View Article Read More

A world of Christmas wonder awaits at Enchant. Surrounded by millions of dazzling lights, the memories you make at Enchant will last well beyond the holiday season. Whether you’re navigating through the world’s largest Christmas light maze, gliding around the ice-skating pond, waltzing through the Christmas marketplace, or sharing hot cocoa with your loved ones,… View Article Read More

The most dazzling and spectacular time of the year is here!  Vitruvian Park in Addison transforms into a Magical Holiday Wonderland during Vitruvian Lights, now through January 1st. On December 9, the merriment continues with a performance by The Chris Rivers Band, Gourmet Food Trucks, delicious Desserts, FREE Photos with Santa, an Elf Balloon Artist,… View Article Read More

Cowboys Christmas at The Star gives fans an opportunity to enjoy free family-friendly events throughout the holiday season including performances from your favorite Dallas Cowboys entertainment, and more. The Cowboys Christmas Spectacular is a weekly holiday performance showcasing the Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders, Dallas Cowboys Rhythm and Blue Dancers and Drumline, appearances by Santa and more…. View Article Read More

Ho Ho Ho!   Santa is visiting the Farmstead!  Save the date for Heritage Farmstead Museum’s Visit with Santa, December 8th from 10:00 am – 11:30 am.   Join us to hear a story, decorate cookies, ride in our wagon, and, most importantly, visit and get a picture with Santa! Check back for more details here. Read More

Come enjoy a pancake breakfast with Santa December 9th from 8:00 am to 10:00 am at Amazing Jakes!  Plus, enjoy an opportunity to meet and take your picture with Santa!   Bring your own camera for photos. Upgrade Specials Available! Add 3 Hours of Unlimited Rides for only $11.99 more per person Add 3 Hours of… View Article Read More

Santa is making a special trip to Carpenter Park Recreation Center to eat breakfast with you and your family. While enjoying tasty breakfast treats, create your Santa wish list and holiday crafts. Little ones can enjoy some one-on-one time with Santa and receive a souvenir photo.  Cost is $9 per family. Photo courtesy of City… View Article Read More

Don’t miss this unique opportunity to get a picture with the Filson inspired Santa at Legacy West.  Bring your family, your dog, or just yourself and get a Polaroid picture at Filson with Ole Saint Nick. Enjoy whiskey-spiked hot chocolate, hot toddies and Christmas cookies.  Free gift wrapping. Read More

The Gift of Christmas is a spectacular multimedia presentation that has become a must-see event for thousands of people during the glorious Christmas season! This production includes visually stunning elements and favorite songs of the Christmas season followed by the Gospel message brought to life through a breathtaking and powerful presentation depicting the miraculous birth… View Article Read More

Celebrate the true meaning of the season at the 9th Annual “A St. Andrew Christmas,” Sunday, December 10, at St. Andrew United Methodist Church.   This year’s concert, titled “Christmas Carols from the Aspen Grove,” will be all music, featuring internationally acclaimed British vocal ensemble VOCES8, the St. Andrew Chancel Choir, the Salt and Light Youth… View Article Read More

The Renaissance Hotel welcomes Rabbi Block, Plano Mayor LaRosiliere and Sandra Moon for the inaugural menorah lighting for Chanukah at Legacy West.  The event takes place in the hotel lobby lounge. Read More

Holidays at the Heard brings the beauty of the holiday season into nature. Guests will see lights and holiday décor along a half mile Heard nature trail. In keeping with the Heard’s role as a nature preserve, this light display is designed to enhance, rather than overpower, the sanctuary’s natural beauty. On December 15-16 from… View Article Read More

Ebeneezer Scrooge has spent all his life accruing gold and allowing all his loved ones to slip through his hands. On Christmas Eve 1843, Scrooge is given the gift of one more chance to redeem himself for mankind and for his soul. The musical adaptation of A Christmas Carol reminds us to love one another… View Article Read More

It’s a Wonderful Life has become a holiday staple for many families, and there’s no better way to kick off the season than to see the old favorite in a whole new way — live on stage. This show-within-a-show takes place on December 24, 1946 in Studio A at WSTG Radio, where a cast of… View Article Read More

Stuff your stockings at the Mistletoe Market in Downtown Plano! On Sunday, December 17 from noon to 4:00 pm the shops and restaurants in Historic Downtown will have special, limited-time offers, as well as sidewalk pop-up shops to help you cross those last-minute items off your list. Bring the whole family to the arts district… View Article Read More

The Best Christmas Pageant Ever, by Barbara Robinson, is a heartwarming and humorous tale of a town that has its annual Christmas nativity reenactment shaken up when the rowdy Herdman clan high-jacks the play. The narrator introduces the Herdmans as the worst kids in the history of the world and goes on to detail their… View Article Read More