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Plano Holiday Events

Holiday, Plano Holiday Events

 

Plano is such a lively city to shop and stay for the holidays. Many find themselves here for the seasonal cheer offered by high-end shopping, charming boutiques, and remarkable restaurants and hotels. Plus, there are more than 60 holiday events of all kinds for you to take part in across the city. From grand holiday productions and holiday classic movie showings, to fabulous shopping events and breakfast with Santa – there is so much to offer this holiday season! After all, it’s all here for the holidays. We hope you’ll join us.

Enter to Win our “It’s All Here for the Holidays” Sweepstakes!

One entry per person. One winner will be randomly drawn every Wednesday from October 30, 2019 – December 4, 2019 for a weekly price (listed below). Winners will be contacted via email and will have 24 hours to respond before another winner is selected. By entering this contest you will also subscribe to our quarterly city guide newsletter where we announce future giveaways and all things happening here in Plano.

 

PRIZES

10/30‘Neath the Wreath gift basket with 2 tickets to ‘Neath the Wreath and a swag bag.
11/6 – Santa gift basket with a family ticket to Shops at Willow Bend Pizza with Santa, 2 tickets to Crayola Experience, a swag bag, and shopping and restaurant gift cards.
11/13 – Holiday tree gift basket with Shops at Legacy Lights at Legacy VIP parking pass, and shopping and restaurant gift cards.
11/20 – Family holiday gift basket with 4 tickets to The Gift of Christmas, 4 tickets to Lantern Light, and 4 Cinemark movie tickets.
11/27 – Lighted gift boxes with Legacy West swag, and restaurant and shopping gift cards.
12/4 – Downtown Plano gift basket with a dinner gift card for before Dickens event, shopping in Downtown Plano gift card, and 4 tickets to Plano Art & Wine Walk.

PLANO HOLIDAY EVENTS

Week of November 17

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Custer Park Holiday Tree Lighting

Come out Friday, November 22nd for the Custer Park Holiday Tree Lighting event! We’ll have… Read More

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The Nutcracker Opera-Ballet presented by the Ballet Foundation

A young girl’s enchanted present leads her on a wonderful Christmas adventure in this beautiful… Read More

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Plano Christmas Market

The 2019 Christmas Market will be Saturday, November 23 and Sunday, November 24. Plano Christmas… Read More

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9th Annual John Paul II High School Christmas Gift Bazaar

Kick off your holiday shopping with free admission to Plano’s unique gift bazaar with more… Read More

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Handmade Holidays! at Crayola

Handmade Holidays is back! Going on November 23, 2019 through January 2, 2020. Fill this… Read More

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Storytime and Activities Featuring Anna, Elsa and the Secret River and Frozen 2 Little Golden Book

Get ready for Frozen 2, in theaters on November 22nd, with these two new books… Read More

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Gingerbread House Making at Harrington Library

Have fun while working together to make an architectural design for a cardboard gingerbread house…. Read More

Week of November 24

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The Lights at Legacy 2019

Lights at Legacy 2 PM | Movie with Santa Watch The Grinch with Santa at… Read More

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Dr. Seuss’ The Grinch at Angelika

Funny, heartwarming and visually stunning, THE GRINCH is a universal story about the spirit of Christmas… Read More

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Santa Photos at The Shops at Legacy

The Shops at Legacy offers visits with the Red-Suited Santa at Santa’s Village – now… Read More

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Ornament Extravaganza at Schimelpfenig Library

Fuel creativity and make memories by creating winter hanging ornaments. Come and go. All ages

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Elf Breakfast (Pajama Paint Party) – Drop-off available for ages 7+

Let’s start a new holiday tradition!!! Join us November 27 at 10am for our first… Read More

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The Nutcracker performed by Chamberlain Ballet

Chamberlain Ballet’s production of The Nutcracker is every Thanksgiving weekend at the Eisemann Center in… Read More

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Cookie Decorating with Santa at Café Intermezzo

Cookie Decorating with Santa at Café Intermezzo Saturday, November 30, 9 – 11 am Café… Read More

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Decorate Your Ugly Christmas Sweater – BYOB Craft & Sip

The thing with Ugly Christmas Sweaters is nothing is ever too much or too tacky…. Read More

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Sugar Plum Tea

On NOVEMBER 30, 2019 FOLLOWING THE 2:00 PM MATINEE PERFORMANCE OF THE NUTCRACKER ACTIVITIES, TREATS,… Read More

Week of December 01

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Decorate Your Ugly Christmas Sweater – BYOB Craft & Sip

The thing with Ugly Christmas Sweaters is nothing is ever too much or too tacky…. Read More

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Plano Art Fair [Christmas Edition]

Plano Art Fair is a unique Arts and Entertainment Event which brings together Artists, Crafters,… Read More

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The Texas Youth Chorale Christmas Concert

The Texas Youth Chorale (TYC) is a select choir of auditioned 6th, 7th and 8th… Read More

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Deerfield Holiday Lights 2019

Deerfield’s holiday light season runs December 1-30th from 7 pm-10pm on weekdays and 7 pm-11pm… Read More

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Santa Paws

We understand that dogs and cats are as much a part of the family as… Read More

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French Pastry – Christmas White Chocolate and Raspberry Log

Almost Christmas! Let’s make the traditional French log together! Do you know la “bûche de Noël?”, the traditional… Read More

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Legacy Hall’iday Movie Series: Home Alone

All Ya Filthy Animals are invited to a free screening of Home Alone! 🎥 Bundle… Read More

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$5 SMG Classics Series: The Polar Express

On Christmas Eve, a young boy embarks on a magical adventure to the North Pole… Read More

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Edge Dance – Elf the Musical

Buddy, a young orphan, mistakenly crawls into Santa’s bag of gifts and is transported to… Read More

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Dickens in Downtown Plano 2019

Dickens 2019 in Historic Downtown Plano Arts District Dickens is a FREE annual event nestled… Read More

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Frozen JR

The enchanting modern classic from Disney is ready for your Broadway Junior stars! Frozen JR. is based… Read More

  • Dec 6th 2019
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A Christmas Story

It’s Christmas time and there’s only one thing on Ralphie Parker’s Christmas list this year:… Read More

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Sounds of the Season

Piano playing by Mae Morton Piano Studio and Richardson Music Teacher’s Association. Stay tuned for… Read More

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The Gift of Christmas featuring The Living Nativity

The Gift of Christmas is a Prestonwood tradition and has become one of the highlights of… Read More

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2019 Jingle Bell Run-Plano

Get your jingle on at the MOST FUN & FESTIVE holiday fun-run around – all… Read More

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Paint Your Pet Ornament at Legacy Hall

ColorHype artist Chelsey will pre-sketch your little buddy onto a wooden slice and guide you… Read More

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Wintertime Magic & Holiday Wreaths at Princi Italia

Celebrate the Holiday Season with a fresh evergreen wreath workshop. We will be taking a… Read More

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Stella Olsen Cookie Party at Wooden Spoon

An annual event at The Wooden Spoon to show how much cookies mean in our… Read More

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Holidays Bloom at Sweet Home Bath & Body with Alice’s Table

Feel at home for the holidays creating a fresh seasonal floral arrangement at Sweet Home… Read More

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Decorate Your Ugly Christmas Sweater – BYOB Craft & Sip

The thing with Ugly Christmas Sweaters is nothing is ever too much or too tacky…. Read More

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Lantern Light at Heritage Farmstead Museum

1920’S: THE AGE OF INNOVATION Join us for Lantern Light on December 7 Our theme this year… Read More

Week of December 08

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The Gift of Christmas featuring The Living Nativity

The Gift of Christmas is a Prestonwood tradition and has become one of the highlights of… Read More

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Soothing Santa

This soothing and sensory-friendly event allows children with all spectrums of special needs and their… Read More

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Decorate Your Ugly Christmas Sweater – BYOB Craft & Sip

The thing with Ugly Christmas Sweaters is nothing is ever too much or too tacky…. Read More

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Pictures with Santa at Plano Super Bowl

Santa Clause is coming to town…….Have you been naughty or nice? We’ve been more than… Read More

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Legacy Hall’iday Movie Series: Elf

Don’t be a Cotton-Headed Ninny-Muggins – come out to see this free screening of Elf!… Read More

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$5 SMG Classics Series: National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation

The Griswold family’s plans for a big family Christmas predictably turn into a big disaster…. Read More

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The Gift of Christmas featuring The Living Nativity

The Gift of Christmas is a Prestonwood tradition and has become one of the highlights of… Read More

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Downtown Plano Art & Wine Walk – Winter Onesie-land!

Join us for the 2019 season of the Downtown Plano Art & Wine Walk presented… Read More

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Holiday Wreath Workshop at Cru Food & Wine Bar

Celebrate the Holiday Season with a fresh evergreen wreath workshop. We will be taking a… Read More

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Holiday Smash Party!

Looking for the perfect gift for the friend that has everything? Or maybe that crafty… Read More

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Fun on the Farm Preschool Program: Cookies with Santa

Join us for a very special visit from Santa at the Farmstead!  Decorate a cookie,… Read More

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Listen and Learn – Christmas Traditions

Listen and learn about Tchaikovsky’s beloved ballet The Nutcracker and Christmas traditional carols from around… Read More

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2019 Journey to Christmas

This free event begins with a tour of the Bethlehem Village. Come walk through the… Read More

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The Gift of Christmas featuring The Living Nativity

The Gift of Christmas is a Prestonwood tradition and has become one of the highlights of… Read More

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Scrooge – NTPA Repertory Theatre

Synopsis: Ebeneezer Scrooge has spent all his life accruing gold and allowing all his loved… Read More

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Winter Onesieland Party feat. Teen Wolves at Legacy Hall

Grab your main elves, slide into your best onesies, and come party at our Winter… Read More

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The Gift of Christmas featuring The Living Nativity

The Gift of Christmas is a Prestonwood tradition and has become one of the highlights of… Read More

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Plano Lions Christmas Parade

Mark your calendar and save the date for the 2019 holiday parade!  Plan to come… Read More

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Breakfast with Santa

Santa is making a special trip to Carpenter Park Recreation Center to eat breakfast with… Read More

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Second Saturday Events for Kids

Second Saturday events for kids. Bring your kids and enjoy hands-on crafts, entertainment, and learning… Read More

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Stories with Santa at Legacy Hall

Bring your whole family to Legacy Hall to celebrate the most wonderful time of the… Read More

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2019 Holiday Gift Gallery at Hub Streat

This holiday season we decided to get in the spirit with a gift gallery! This… Read More

Holiday, Plano Holiday Events

2019 Journey to Christmas

This free event begins with a tour of the Bethlehem Village. Come walk through the… Read More

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WRECK THE HALLS | The Christmas Wars

Dark Hour Haunted House Presents: Wreck The Halls Sentient toys are rising up against their… Read More

Week of December 15

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The Gift of Christmas featuring The Living Nativity

The Gift of Christmas is a Prestonwood tradition and has become one of the highlights of… Read More

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Mistletoe Market

Stuff your stockings at the Mistletoe Market in Downtown Plano! On Sunday, December 15 from… Read More

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Bolshoi Ballet: The Nutcracker at Angelika

On Christmas Eve, Marie’s Nutcracker doll magically transforms into a prince and together their wonderful… Read More

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A St. Andrew Christmas: Pops!

St. Andrew United Methodist Church invites the community to share in the joy of Christmas… Read More

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A St. Andrew Christmas: Pops!

St. Andrew United Methodist Church invites the community to share in the joy of Christmas… Read More

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WRECK THE HALLS | The Christmas Wars

Dark Hour Haunted House Presents: Wreck The Halls Sentient toys are rising up against their… Read More

Holiday, Plano Holiday Events

Bolshoi Ballet: The Nutcracker at Angelika

On Christmas Eve, Marie’s Nutcracker doll magically transforms into a prince and together their wonderful… Read More

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Legacy Hall’iday Movie Series: How The Grinch Stole Christmas

Get into the holiday spirit with a free screening of How the Grinch Stole Christmas!… Read More

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$5 SMG Classics Series: A Christmas Story

In the 1940s, a young boy named Ralphie attempts to convince his parents, his teacher… Read More

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French Christmas – Cooking with Foie Gras!

Yes French people are really into “foie gras”! Foie gras is definitively one of the… Read More

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‘Tis the Season for A Jazzy Christmas!

‘Tis the Season for A Jazzy Christmas! Holiday Favorites especially arranged for Plano Civic Chorus… Read More

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Gingerbread House Decorating

Gingerbread House Decorating Class Description: 2 Hours Get into the Holiday spirit and come decorate… Read More

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Hope in the Heartland

Hope in the Heartland is a brand new bluegrass Christmas musical based on a true… Read More

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Holiday Crafts at The Shops at Legacy

Holiday Crafts at The Shops at Legacy Dec 21st, 10am-12pm Join us as we make… Read More

Week of December 22

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Merry Marvelous Macarons Workshop (ages 9+ Family)

Oh la la! It’s the holidays! Join us in whipping up these marvelous macarons from… Read More

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Plano Symphony: 2019/2020 Concert 4 – Home for the Holidays

The Turtle Creek Chorale (TCC) is an American men’s chorus located in Dallas, Texas.  With… Read More

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Festival of Lights – Menorah Lighting

Join hundreds as we share the message of the Festival of Lights at the Community… Read More

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$5 SMG Classics Series: ELF

After discovering he is a human, a man raised as an elf at the North… Read More

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Collin County Ballet Theatre – The Nutcracker

The Nutcracker is a time honored family holiday tradition. Join Clara as she enters a… Read More

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Santa in Pajamas – Play Street Museum Plano

Grab a spot and join us at Play Street Museum Plano on Tuesday, December 24th… Read More

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Collin County Ballet Theatre – The Nutcracker

The Nutcracker is a time honored family holiday tradition. Join Clara as she enters a… Read More

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WRECK THE HALLS | The Christmas Wars

Dark Hour Haunted House Presents: Wreck The Halls Sentient toys are rising up against their… Read More

Week of December 29

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WRECK THE HALLS | The Christmas Wars

Dark Hour Haunted House Presents: Wreck The Halls Sentient toys are rising up against their… Read More

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Honky Tonkin’ NYE 2020 with Keith Mitchell Band

Ring in the New Year at W.W. Fairfield’s with the Keith Mitchell Band! All seats… Read More

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Turn Back Time – New Year’s Eve Party hosted by This Side UP Family

This program gets bigger and better every year!  Collin County’s MOST FUN, safest, Family Friendliest… Read More

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Masquerade NYE 2020 at Hub Streat

Grab your masks, it’s a Masquerade NYE 2020 Party at Hub Streat! Tuesday, December 31st… Read More

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New Year’s Eve Party with Spazmatics at the Hilton Plano Granite Park

Ring in the New Year at the Hilton Dallas/Plano Granite Park with the Spazmatics! Internationally… Read More

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