If you really want to get in the Christmas Spirit, you have to take the family to see the bright Christmas lights in Dallas. Below is your guide to the best light shows in Dallas-Fort Worth this Holiday season.
The Dallas Zoo – 650 South R.L. Thornton Freeway, Dallas TX 75203. The best way to see them is to come a little early as the Animals get their dinner. Then stay for the lights! Fun for the kids with music shows, crats and more. Zoo Lights are free with regular admission ($12-$15)
Holiday Wonder in Fair Park – Fair Park, Dallas, TX 75210.
If you want to get your Santa on, this is the place. Fair Park is decorated with two million lights for a walk-through light show. Tell Santa what you want for Christmas or gaze at the 48 foot tall Christmas Tree. Kids under 3 are free! Tickets are $20 for adults and $12 for children 3-12 years old.
The 12 Days of Christmas At Night – Dallas Arboretum, 8525 Garland Rd. Dallas, TX 75218
The garden will have 500,000 lights while music plays throughout the garden. Not only do you have another chance to visit Santa and his Elves, but there’s a 25 foot gazebos filled with costumed characters, animals and music from Christmas Carol. The kids and adults will have fun tossing snowballs or playing “Pin the Nose on the Snowman”. Southern Living Magazine says it’s one of the South’s Best Holiday Experiences”.