11 DFW-Area Holiday Light Shows to Enjoy in 2014 Presented by Texas TrustNov 25, 2014 07:27PM ● By Kevin
From breakfast with Santa and all of the venues for local shopping to volunteer opportunities to help those who are less fortunate and Christmas tree farms - the bonding activities with friends, neighbors, and most importantly, family, are endless.
This year, we highlight some of the coolest light shows, parades and events in the area for you and yours to experience. Here are 11 picks, and bonus events unique to Mansfield at the end.
Grand PrairieApproximate driving distance: 18 minutes, or 10.5 miles
Upon arriving at the entrance to Prairie Lights, you will be dazzled with 4 million lights set along 2 miles of path. Hundreds of ALL-NEW displays in shapes of all kinds line and arch ov... Read More »
Approximate driving distance: 23 minutes, or 13 miles
Bring your friends and family to the Downtown/University District to enjoy the Annual Holiday Lights Parade. Thousands of people will gather for the pageantry which ends with the lighting... Read More »
See below for a video of the 2010 Holiday Lights Parade in Arlington.
Approximate driving distance: 23 minutes, or 19.5 miles
Gift of Lights at Texas Motor Speedway Come out to the Texas Motor Speedway for Gift of Lights 2014 and drive the entire family through a brand-new array of twinkling lights to jump-st... Read More »
Marching bands. Strolling carolers. Horse-drawn carriages. Appearances from Mr. & Mrs. Claus. And a whole lot of lights. Texas’ largest illuminated holiday procession has it all, includin... Read More »
Approximate driving distance: 29 minutes, or 24 miles
Experience the excitement of the season at our beautiful Christmas Parade of Lights while helping us celebrate and thank our Service Men and Women for protecting our freedom. Even Santa C... Read More »
GrapevineApproximate driving distance: 6 minutes, or 3.5 miles
If you’re worried about getting your holiday light fix this season, fear not. You’ll have an opportunity to see thousands of twinkling lights daily, as Grapevine shines with a choreograph... Read More »
Bundle up the family and join us on the Green Lawn at Lee Park for a festive light display, free hot chocolate, holiday classics played by the Salvation Army Brass Band and an awe-inspiri... Read More »
Reliant lights up the holidays at the AT&T Performing Arts Center, so bring your entire family for an evening of holiday magic. We’ll be illuminating the Center’s campus with 550,000 dazz... Read More »
Approximate driving distance: 21 minutes, or 12.5 miles
More Holiday Fun in Mansfield
Free to the public- view beautifully lit and decorated table-top artificial Christmas trees donated by talented individuals, businesses, & decorators. Trees will be sold by silent auctio... Read More »
These Mansfield favorites will get your whole family in the holiday spirit with their always-sold-out performance of all the swing tunes you know and love. (Song list? We've got it for ... Read More »
View 5 beautifully decorated homes all within the city limits of Mansfield on Sunday, December 7, 2014 from 1 pm - 6 pm. Tickets are $25 advance or $30 at the door of any tour home on Su... Read More »
Join the Award Winning Kennedale High School Band as they host their 12th Annual Pancake Breakfast with Santa & Craft Fair. December 13, 2014 - 9am - 2pm at the Kennedale High School... Read More »
Join First Methodist Mansfield for their annual Christmas program telling the story of Jesus’ birth through dramatic narration, sacred and secular songs and special effects that will deli... Read More »
Do you have photos from your home, your neighborhood, or cool light shows you've seen in Mansfield and beyond? We'd love to see them. Post them in the comments, or contact us.
2010 Arlington Holiday Lights Parade