The holiday season is finally here and there's no better place to celebrate it than Dallas. Although there may not be snow on the ground, there are plenty of ways to enjoy the holidays in the Big D this year. Make sure to pack your camera and best Christmas sweater, because these holidays memories in the making won't be ones to miss.
1. Christmas lights in Highland Park
Make sure to drive around Highland Park during the Christmas season. All the houses that line the streets are always elaborately decorated for the holidays. Seeing the houses lit up will definitely get you in the Christmas spirit.
2. Ice skating at the Galleria
While shopping for those last minute Christmas gifts, make sure to skate in the Galleria mall. Although there may be no frozen lakes outside, you can practice your skating for an admission fee of $11 and skate rental for $3. Go with some trustworthy friends who will catch you when you fall!
3. 12 Days of Christmas at the Arboretum
4. Penguin days at the Dallas Zoo
5. The Nutcracker
6. The Trains at NorthPark Mall
Benefitting the Ronald McDonald House of Dallas, the trains at NorthPark are a must see. These intricately designed displays include 1,600 feet of train tracks. The trains take visitors across America form New York City to the Golden Gate Bridge. Make sure to stop buy on your next trip to NorthPark.